Why You Should Not Rely Too Much on Your iPhone Passcode

iphone passcode
Some days ago, I started thinking about actually putting a passcode on my iPhone. While I have a password on my laptop, I have never ever used a passcode for any iPhone I have had. For one reason or another, the thought of actually using one came to mind, and just when I was on Read more…

How to Set Default Accounts for Mail, Contacts, and Calendars on iOS

How to Set Default Accounts for Mail, Contacts, and Calendars on iOS
It’s pretty likely that if you use iOS on a regular basis that you have more than one account loaded for email, contact, and calendar syncing. If you’re running more than one account it’s easy to get things confused and save the wrong account as default. Check out the steps below to set the default Read more…

How to Use Nested Folders in iOS 7.1

How to Use Nested Folders in iOS 7.1
Folders are a great way to organize apps on your iPhone or iPad, but sometimes like Inception, you need to go deeper and nested folders in iOS 7.1 are the perfect way. While this is technically possible, nested folders aren’t supported officially by Apple so we’ve got to work a little magic to make it Read more…

iOS 7 Adoption Rate Is Impressive

iOS 7 adoption rates
Adoption rates for new operating systems are always a good measure of success, and if the iOS 7 adoption rate is anything to go by, Apple’s latest mobile OS is certainly a success. In spite of all the “issues” that have been attributed to iOS 7 – from excessive battery drain (it’s an iPhone guys!) Read more…

iOS 7.1 Limits Personal Hotspot Feature in Some Cases

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I don’t know about you, but I cannot live without using the Personal Hotspot feature on my iPhone and iPad. I work online and occasionally work outside, and while it is generally not difficult to find an establishment that offers free Wi-Fi, I prefer to rely on my carrier (well, one of them at least) Read more…

iOS 7.1 Draining Your Battery Like Nothing Else? Here’s the Fix(es)!

iOS 7.1
I’ve had issues with my iPhone 5 battery even before the iOS 7.1 update, and to be honest, I haven’t seen much of a difference after updating. There have been reports, however, that the iOS 7.1 update has caused significant battery drain on some units, and if you are affected by this “bug”, then here Read more…

Soon, You Might Want to Fly Only United Airlines

United Airlines
If you can’t go a flight without watching videos, TV shows, and movies on your iOS device, that is. In-flight entertainment is touch and go for many, that’s why it is always safest to have a book with you. If you’re not reading type, though (Que horror!), and you prefer watching on your iOS device, Read more…

How to Set Up a Gmail Account in iOS 7

How to Set Up a Gmail Account in iOS 7
Have an iPhone and need to set up your Gmail account in it? This quick tutorial will walk you through the basics of getting your Gmail account up and running in iOS 7 as well as a few additional tips and tricks to make Gmail awesome on the iPhone. 1. Gmail Settings First The first Read more…

10 iOS 8 Features We Want to See

10 iOS 8 Features We Want to See
With iOS 7.1 due to come out any day now, it’s obviously time to start thinking of what iOS 8 might hold for us. Tim Cook called iOS 7 the “biggest change since the iPhone” and while it was truly a reinvention of the iPhone’s software, we’re definitely interested in what iOS 8 features are Read more…

How to Control Your iOS App Privacy Settings

How to Control Your iOS App Privacy Settings
More and more apps on your iPhone and iPad require some level of access to your private data. Whether that’s access to the microphone for voice commands or to keep your plane in the air in Dumb Ways to Die app, or access to your contacts so Skype can contact your friends easily. These apps Read more…