Apple Promises to Keep User Data Secure and Out of the Government’s Reach

user data secure
Data security has been one of the biggest issues in the past years, especially with all the information about the government spying on people via tech and requisitioning obtaining user data from companies such as Apple, Google, and Facebook. Source With the latest iOS update, Apple promises to keep user data secure and out of Read more…

The Truth About 9:41 or 9:42 Displayed on iOS Devices

iOS devices display time
Have you ever wondered why iPhones and iPads always have 9:41 or 9:42 as the displayed time in advertising material? Take the iPhone 6 displayed on Apple’s home page. And also look at the iPads. Source If you’ve been following each keynote ever since Steve Jobs first introduced the iPhone, then you probably already know Read more…

Will the Smartphone Kill Switch Mean Fewer Stolen iPhones?

Will the Smartphone Kill Switch Mean Fewer Stolen iPhones?
A newly signed bill in California is taking the act of smartphone theft seriously. In this bill is the requirement that any smartphone sold in the state must have antitheft technology installed into it. Originally introduced in February of this year, SB-692 requires smartphones to have a “kill switch” that can be either hardware or Read more…

iPhone 6 – Could This Be Our First Meaty Hands-On Preview?

iPhone 6 Second City preview
Pretty much since the iPhone 5s was released last year, there has been speculation and rumors as to what the next iteration of the iPhone will look like and what features it will contain. Search YouTube and you’ll find a plethora of either intentionally mis-titled and deceptive “leaked” iPhone preview videos that, even if they Read more…

Apple Launches iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program

iPhone 5 battery replacement program
It’s a good week for Apple users who have been experiencing hardware issues. Yesterday, we reported that you might be able to get your frayed lightning cable replaced without cost. Today, we hear about Apple’s iPhone 5 battery replacement program. As it usually is with these hardware defects, Apple issues an announcement about a recall Read more…

Apple and Tesla Come Together – Perfect Bedfellows?

Apple and Tesla
Elon Musk‘s genius is hard to dispute, and with his company Tesla Motors (among others), he is one of the hottest entreprenuers these days. Wasn’t it just a matter of time when a company such as Apple and Tesla joined forces? And now, it has happened. Well, it’s not a merger deal, but Apple and Read more…

Get the iPhone 5C for 97 Cents at Walmart

iPhone 5c
This is no rumor! Source Walmart is cutting its prices on existing iPhone models, obviously in preparation for the launch of the latest to be most wanted smartphone in the planet: the iPhone 6. CNET reports that a spokesperson for the major retailer has released information that starting Thursday at 9 a.m. local times, prices of Read more…

Spigen Leaks More iPhone 6 Cases

iphone 6 cases
Spigen is one of the better known case manufacturers out there, and they do have pretty good products. Not only do they do the job of protecting your beloved iPhone, they also look great. That’s double points for them. Then there’s the fact that they have been known to “leak” details about the iPhone 6, Read more…

September 9 It Is for the iPhone 6 Launch

September 9 It Is for the iPhone 6 Launch
At least that’s what everyone says, based on the scheduled media event that Apple has announced. Naturally, expectations and the anticipation levels are reaching new heights with this announcement, together with analysts making their predictions about the event and the iPhone 6. ZDNet expresses its surprise at the timing, saying, “This took us a little Read more…

Jacked! What to Do if Your iPhone Gets Stolen

Jacked! What to Do if Your iPhone Gets Stolen
Picture this: You’re at the coffee shop and you need a quick refill on your drink. You head to the counter, fill up, and head back to your seat. No more than 30 seconds passed but when you get back your phone is gone. You search your pockets, look on the floor to see if Read more…