New Apple iPhone 5s Ad Is Awesome – If You Like the Pixies

New Apple iPhone 5s Ad Is Awesome - If You Like the Pixies
Actually, even if you’re not particularly into the Pixies, the new Apple iPhone 5s ad is pretty cool. Called “Powerful”, the ad does pack a punch, not only because of the music, but also the visuals. I like how the ad showcases the band members making use of their iPhones for various tasks – as 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…

Apple to Launch Recycling Program Globally

Apple to Launch Recycling Program Globally
What do you do with old, unused Apple products? If you’re like me, working devices usually go through the hand-me-down process. There’s always someone who can use a secondhand iPhone, laptop, or iPad. But what if the device no longer works? How do you get rid of it in an environmentally-conscious manner? Apple is launching Read more…

Why it Doesn’t Pay to Jailbreak Your iPhone Any More

Why it Doesn't Pay to Jailbreak Your iPhone Any More
Before getting started, I’m a huge fan of Jailbreaking and tweaking just about every setting on my iPhone.  I’ve jailbroken every Apple device I’ve ever owned, including the original iPod Touch that I had to SSH into to jailbreak it manually. I love making little changes like adding a flashing Apple logo instead of the Read more…

iPhone Alarm Lets You “Wake Up With the World”

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The alarm goes off. Your hand flops around looking for your iPhone so you can hit snooze. What seems like a minute later, the alarm goes off again, and your hand moves on its own accord once again. Repeat. Rinse. Repeat. Isn’t that the usual scenario every morning? Maybe Eric Rieper, a Pratt Institute MFA Read more…

The G-PAD Will Turn Your iPhone Into a Gameboy

Gameboy
Every gamer today (of the right age) remembers the glory days of mashing buttons on the Gameboy and being the star of his peers. The fact, however, is that today, mobile gaming is done mostly on the iPhone or iPad (or other smartphones and tablets). There is, of course, something to be said about retro Read more…

3 Professional iPhone Camera Features that You Probably Don’t Know About

3 Professional iPhone Camera Features that You Probably Don’t Know About
The camera in the iPhone 5 as well as the updated version in the iPhone 5S both have some pretty great features that take the iPhone’s camera from a simple smartphone camera into a device that rivals today’s point-and-shoot models. This doesn’t mean your iPhone 5S is going to replace your DSLR any time soon, Read more…

Which Is Tougher: Samsung Galaxy S5 or the Apple iPhone 5s?

iphone 5s
We’d love to say, off the bat, that the Apple iPhone 5s is the tougher of the two, and without hard facts supporting this, it’s not really that illogical to think so, is it? After all, one of the things that the iPhones have going for them is that they are made of aluminum (except some Read more…

What Kind of People Use the iPhone?

What Kind of People Use the iPhone?
A person’s choice of gadgets is probably not the most accurate measure of character or personality, there just might be something in there. In any case, we cannot deny the fact that many people have a perception about gadgets being a status symbol – at least in certain societies. I found this interesting post on Read more…

Apple “Genius” Publishes the “Ultimate Guide to Solving iOS Battery Drain”

ios battery drain
I don’t know about you, but this is exactly what I have been looking for ever since I switched to the iPhone 5. I used to NOT understand why people would spend a hundred dollars or more for an external battery pack, but since the “new” phone, I have not gone out without my trusty Read more…