There are hundreds of new features in iOS 7, not to mention the entirely new interface. We dug deeper into everyone’s favorite browser to see what’s new, what’s improved and how you can get more from your browsing experience. It’s our iOS 7 Safari tips for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, part of our ongoing 7 on iOS 7 series. 1. Private Browsing Are you surfing on a shared iPad or iPhone? Do you have Safari bookmarks syncing through iCloud, so your recent history shows up on all of your iOS devices? There are all sorts of reasons why individuals […]
The Ultimate Guide For Fixing And Improving Battery Life On The iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5/5c/5S, iPad mini/3/4/5 You were one of the 200 million and counting who upgraded to iOS 8, but now you are experiencing the dreaded battery drain. We’ve seen reports in our forums and I too have had issues with my iPhone. You have that helpless feeling as you watch your battery life percentage moving at a fast clip to a point where your phone is rendered all but useless. A good number of you rely on your iPhone, counting on it to make […]
A question we see regularly in our iOS help forums is related to quitting apps. The process changed in iOS 7, with the introduction of Apple’s new way of handling multitasking. While different, it’s still incredibly easy to force quit or kill apps that are misbehaving. Here’s how to close apps in iOS 8. In iOS, double-clicking the home button will bring up the multitasking, which is essentially a collection of ‘running apps’. With previous versions of iOS, you would have to tap and hold an icon. Your icons would start wiggling and you could tap on the minus sign to […]
If you just purchased a new iPhone, congratulations on selecting an awesome device. Both the iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s are exceptional choices and feature iOS 7, featuring a number of exciting new features and advancements. Our extensive iOS 7 Review and Guide is a great starting point and you’ll want to bookmark our iOS 7 how-to guides. The first step is helping you setup your new iPhone 5c or iPhone 5s. Buckle in and let’s get going.
The new Messages app in iOS 7 is visually different, but at the same time incredibly familiar. Apple has included a number of new features that might not be apparent, especially as your gazing at the new simple and clean interface. So what’s new and are there any hidden gems in the Messages app in iOS 7? Read on for this installment of 7 on iOS 7, a look at 7 Awesome Tips for Messages on iOS 7.
You’ve read or casually browsed our iOS 7 Review and you’re excited to install Apple’s new operating system on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Thankfully, Apple’s software updates can be relatively painless. We’re here to help provide you with step-by-step instructions. Read on for our full guide and walkthrough for how to backup and update to iOS 7. Make Sure Your Device is iOS 7 Ready The following devices are iOS 7 compatible: iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s iPad 2, 3, 4, iPad mini iPod touch 5g Update iTunes You will need the latest […]
When iOS 7 hits the streets this fall, the camera app will see major changes, the impact of which should affect almost every iOS owner given the popularity of picture taking. A quick look at Flickr reveals the top three most popular cameras are iPhones that include the iPhone 4/4S and iPhone 5. All of which are scheduled to receive iOS 7. Making a change to the heart that pumps out these photos is a pretty big deal. Read for what you can expect from the new iOS 7 camera app.
This fall, Apple will release the most polarizing change to iOS since the original iPhone. In past years, iOS updates would build upon a previous update. For the most part, the user interface and way of doing things largely remained the same. That’s all changing. Apple’s Senior VP of Design, Jony Ive, has taken a fresh look at all aspects of iOS, with many of them changing. iOS 7 software is very much still in beta, so it’s likely things could and will change by the time it’s publicly available. Apple has introduced and demonstrated much of what we’ll see […]
There are some big changes in iOS 7, but they aren’t limited to the fresh new look. Some of the more common tasks have changed. In today’s quick tip, here’s how to search in iOS 7. Using iOS 6, search could be accessed by swiping right from the home screen. This is great if you don’t have a large number of apps or spend all of your time on the homescreen. If you are on page 5 or 6, you have to press the home button and then proceed to swipe right. If it sounds inefficient, you’re right. Search is an […]
Apple today announced a feature that had previously been available on jailbroken iPhones and ahem, Android. Apple now offers access to important features like WiFi, Bluetooth and more. Often referred to as quick toggles, here’s how to use to Control Center on iPhone and iPad in iOS 7.