On Sunday, most of us will settle in front of a TV and watch Super Bowl XLVI. With the big game less than four days away, here’s a look at the best Super Bowl apps for the iPhone. Are you rooting for the Tom Brady led New England Patriots or the seemingly always wide open Victor Cruz-led NY Giants? Regardless of your team affiliation, these apps will help make the most of Super Sunday. So put on your Tony Romo jersey and get to downloading these apps before kickoff.
One of the more unique iPhone cases is the BookBook for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S. It combines the functionality of a wallet and case in what ultimately looks like a miniaturized classic literary book that belongs on the shelves your local library. Is the Book Book right for you? Read our BookBook iPhone case review to see if it’s time to shelve your trusty wallet in favor of this all one design.
With iOS 5, Apple introduced a major update to how notifications are handled on the iPhone. If you are using an iPhone 4S or have upgraded your iPhone to iOS 5, then you’re likely familiar with the process of swiping down to reveal your notifications. This is a very powerful and useful section on your iPhone. With some tweaking, you can improve your experience with notifications. Here are some tips for how to best utilize the Notifications Center in iOS 5 on your iPhone.
The combined efforts of the iPhone Dev Team, pod2G and the Chronic Dev Team have released Absinthe, which is an untethered jailbreak for both the iPhone 4S and iPad 2. The software tool is currently for OS X, but a Windows version will be available shortly. Follow our guide, which according to our estimates, takes about 15 minutes to complete an untethered jailbreak your iPhone 4S.
Prior to today’s announcement, there were rumblings that Apple would announce “Garageband for Textbooks”, which is pretty much what we got today with the release of iBooks Author. The free app makes it relatively easy for anyone, including educators, to create interactive iBooks. With the capabilities of the iPad, this new breed of textbook will usher in a new and exciting way to learn. Textbooks from iBooks will feature vivid imagery, videos, updated content and interactive features such as “pinch to zoom”. With textbooks priced at just $14.99, much less than a bulky print textbook that could cost upwards of […]
With the holiday season in full swing, there are a number of great free iPhone apps that will bring you the best in festive, holiday music. Here are a few of our favorites this holiday season. Within minutes, you’ll be streaming holiday classics, comptemporary holiday hits or artists and songs you can customize.
The Elago S4 is case for the iPhone 4 (and iPhone 4S) that aims to provide protection from scratches without making your iPhone too bulky. While the MSRP is $20, you’ll often find this case riced at just $10.99, helping to make the Elago S4 consistently among the top sellers at Amazon. Is this a case of price trumping quality or perfect value/quality mix. Read or Elago S4 review to find out. The Elago S4 packaging is minimalist at its finest. Limited graphics over a frosted clear packaging allows a good look at the case inside. On the back of […]
Let’s face it, it’s easy to find your iPhone filled with apps, which at times can leave you swiping through pages of apps. That in mind, it’s easy enough and here’s how to move and arrange icons on iPhone, iPad or any iOS device. If you’re looking for organization tips, we’ve got you covered with 5 ways to organize your home screen and what it says about you. Updated: February 19th, 2015 Press and hold any icon until the icons start to wiggle. Drag the icons anywhere you’d like on your homescreen. You can also move them to the right. To […]
Having used a number of cases over the years, you develop favorites. If a case is popular enough, the manufacturer will usually come out with a follow-up. Like your favorite movie, sometimes the sequel is even better than the first. For this reason, I was looking forward to using the InCase Slider for the iPhone 4S, a follow-up to the popular case for the iPhone 3G/3GS. Like it’s predecessor, the InCase Slider comes in two pieces that slide together to create one case. The shell of the Slider is constructed of hard, yet lightweight plastic. On the inside of the […]
The ringtone you choose to use for your iPhone can be a very personal choice for many. Some like to hear a favorite song every time their phone rings while others prefer more traditional ring sounds. Whatever your preference is, know that you’re not limited to the 25 ringtones that are on the iPhone out of the box – you can add many more and even set a specific ringtone for each contact in your Contacts list so that you know who’s calling without even needing to look at your iPhone. There are a number of ways to get custom ringtones. […]