Month: February 2013

Apple iPad tips and tricks: How to update Safari

If you're new to the tablet scene, you may have a few questions about how certain applications and features compare when using them on an iPad versus a desktop. Well, the Safari software for the iPad can perform all of the same functions that are possible for desktop versions, including RSS reader, zoom and tabbed…

Apple iPad tips and tricks: How to update Safari

If you're new to the tablet scene, you may have a few questions about how certain applications and features compare when using them on an iPad versus a desktop. Well, the Safari software for the iPad can perform all of the same functions that are possible for desktop versions, including RSS reader, zoom and tabbed…

Apple still thriving in technology market

Apple has had an interesting year – especially when looking at the stock market – but the massive tech corporation is still going strong. In a recent CNET article, contributor Lance Whitney cited new stats from NPD Group, which found that while the market was down in 2012, Apple experienced a gain in consumer technology sales.…

Hottest apps for your iPhone or iPad

While smartphones are useful for important things like work, emergencies and navigation, some Apple device users are in the market for more recreational apps. What good is a smartphone anyway without an app that allows you to make pretend you are a dentist or one that lets you model digital-clay monsters? The Guardian’s Stuart Dredge…

How to use your iPhone most effectively

As much as we all love Apple devices, iPhone users do share a few common complaints, including weak battery life. Keith Melendez, webmaster at iResQ, shared a few golden tips for iPhone users. One tip for saving battery life is to consistently close down all applications as often as possible. There are simple steps owners…

Great tips for your iPad and iPad mini

Who doesn’t enjoy a few tips every now and then – especially when it comes to your favorite Apple products? We all want to extend the lives of our devices and make the most of them, so, whether you get a fourth generation iPad or an iPad Mini, there are a few things you can…

Things you don’t need when you have an iPhone or an iPad

Apple’s iPhone and iPad devices have changed the world we live in. In a recent article, PCPro’s Barry Collins noted that a new survey found the average person checks his or her smartphone 150 times per day, and he listed seven devices that his iPad and iPhone have made redundant. GPS, car stereos and MP3…

What is jailbreaking and why do people do it?

Jailbreaking refers to the process of freeing an iPad or iPhone from any limitations that are imposed by Apple. In a recent blog post, Jaxov’s Patrick Gumban explained the benefits, risks and legality of giving your iOS device the “Shawshank Redemption” treatment. “While the iOS is one of the most stable and secure mobile operating…

More reasons to love your iPhone

As Valentine’s Day approaches, love is in the air. Many often develop affection for people or even things that make their lives better, the iPhone included. There are many reasons to fall in love with your iPhone, but one of the most cited reasons is to take advantage of the ways that the smartphone is…

Accessories for Apple’s iPad bring the tablet to the bathroom

It’s no secret that people like to bring their Apple devices into the restroom to keep themselves entertained for the lengthier trips. “We can all keep pretending like this isn’t the case, or simply acknowledge the very real need for a toilet paper dispenser which also acts as an iPad stand,” wrote IGN’s Matt Clark.…