Thursday, October 02, 2014
One of the problems the new iPhone 6 models present is where to put it when you’re in the car. You may not want to keep it in your pocket for obvious reasons, especially the iPhone 6 Plus, and the new models are larger and slipperier than ever.
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Wednesday, October 01, 2014
In my attempt to purchase a Contract Free/ FACTORY UNLOCKED iPhone all I have wound up with is a bunch of confusion. Here’s how the story goes. I checked on this Extensively today.
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Your pants aren’t happy about the new iPhone 6 Plus. Along with Samsung’s mammoth Galaxy phones, Apple’s phablet mega-sized phone is starting to look like the future of mobile tech.
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014
There may be yet another bug in iOS 8, Apple’s latest version of its mobile operating system for iPhone and iPad. This time, some users are reporting that anybody trying to reset the settings on their iPhone could accidentally delete all of their documents saved in iCloud, Apple’s online backup service.
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Apple recently announced the Apple Watch concept with much fanfare. The reviews so far are mixed, but I wanted to put Apple Watch to the test. So, as I did with Google Glass when it was announced, I engaged my virtual ideas company, Ideasicle, with the task of coming up with creative applications of Apple Watch that take advantage of the technology and its context, our wrists.
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Feeling a little sluggish, slow and drained? Not you, mobile warrior: The battery in your iPhone or iPad newly update to iOS 8. Here are a few ways to restore some of your battery’s lost vigor by turning off:
Read more www.courant.com
When reports first surfaced that the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus were susceptible to bending after a just a few days of everyday use, it looked as if Apple had a major problem on its hands. Tech blogs and Apple haters were quick to seize on the flaw, coining the term BendGate.
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Apple’s release of a software update that cut off people’s ability to make calls from their iPhones is linked to another blunder that’s still fresh in people’s minds: the 2012 introduction of a new maps program. The similarities don’t end with the apologies Apple offered to disgruntled customers.
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Cameras aren’t just a smartphone feature now: they’re practically the killer app. As phone camera quality keeps accelerating, upgrading to a new phone can often be a question of, “Is the camera worth spending more for?”
Read more www.cnet.com
Saturday, September 27, 2014
In June of this year, at WWDC#14, Apple announced that the Wi-Fi scanning behavior of their devices would change starting with iOS8. They would start using randomized and locally administrated Wi-Fi MAC addresses in the probing state. The touted rationale was that such an approach would hide the real MAC addresses of the devices and make MAC address based analytics difficult.
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Apple’s new iPhone 6 models have slowly made their way around the world and Japan is one of the markets that the device has launched in. Now so far we know that in the US market, the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 is currently outselling the larger 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus.
Read more www.ubergizmo.com
If you’ve updated your iPhone to iOs 8 (my apologies to the iOS 8.0.1 users), you know all about the improved messaging program. If not, basically your iPhone will guess what your next word will be, based on what you’ve already typed. For example, when I type “What the,” one of three options my device suggests is “heck.” Sure. Heck.
Read more www.mtv.com
In response to the growing criticism about the iPhone 6 Plus bending while a user is working on it, Apple spokesperson Trudy Muller has written a mail to the press in which she has clearly stated that a total of nine complaints of bending have been registered to the company by the users and that there is no problem being faced by the general public.
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Cracked, bent, dented, drowned — all kinds of bad stuff can happen to an iPhone. The expense from that can add up: damaged iPhones have cost Americans $10.7 billion since 2007, according to SquareTrade, a provider of insurance for personal tech. In the last two years alone, consumers have spent $4.8 billion on iPhone repairs and replacements.
Read more www.nbcnews.com
Apple has released a revised version of its new iOS operating system to fix the bugs that have been plaguing some iPhone 6 users. iOS 8.0.2 came two days after Apple withdrew a software update following widely reported issues that left some unable to use their phone.
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The biometric fingerprint scanner built into the latest generation of Apple iPhone smart phones can be tricked using a fake fingerprint created with glue, says Marc Rogers, principal security researcher at mobile security firm Lookout.
Read more www.bankinfosecurity.in
Readers, a friendly heads up: No matter what you see or hear on the Internet, don’t cook your iPhone in the microwave. Pranksters associated with the notorious message board site 4chan created some slick-but-fake promotional materials for the so-called “Apple Wave,” described as a new feature for the iPhone 6 that allows users to charge their battery by heating it like a TV dinner.
Read more www.boston.com
Bendgate is real. On Tuesday the iPhone 6 Plus was forced to confront a question near the hearts of many new owners: will it bend? In a word: Yes.
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We’ll show you how to use the iOS 8 Hotspot and a handy new iOS 8 hotspot feature that lets you quickly connect your iPad to the iPhone and see important information like signal strength and battery life left on your iPhone.
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Just like with previous iOS releases, Apple’s recently rolled out iOS 8 update is causing issues for some device users, including Wi-Fi problems and faster battery drain, as CNET reports. This isn’t the first time a new iOS update has caused such problems, especially on older device that have been updated to the latest software version, and Apple is expected to release fixes for these issues in the near future.
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