Pixlr for Desktop Is Here, and It’s Free!

pixlr for desktop
Editing photos can be a pain, especially for people who don’t really have a touch for this kind of activity – people like me, to be honest. When working online, however, it is rather important that you know at least the basics so that you can manipulate images for your blog or site. Source And Read more…

Apple Applies for iPhone “Superdock”

iPhone superdock
You know how sometimes you get a little too rough when plugging your iPhone into its dock or charger? Maybe you’ve had a glass of wine too much, or you’re just having a rough day. Doesn’t matter. If it happens too often, you might end up with a damaged iPhone – at least the contact 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…

The Smiley Alarm Clock App May Put the Good in Your Morning

Smiley Alarm Clock
This may or may not be the best app you’ll discover this week, but I just couldn’t resist. I’m not a morning person, although lately, I’ve been waking up way too early; and for the longest time, the default alarm clock on the iPhone has worked for me. The trick: set up multiple alarms. After 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…

Like Lists and Grocery Shopping? Check Out Grocery App “Heap”

grocery app heap
I have a confession: I am addicted to the supermarket. Grocery shopping is my therapy, which may or may not be cheaper than actually seeing a psychologist or psychiatrist. Grocery apps are not always at the top of my list of apps to download, though, as I like roaming the aisles and just getting whatever Read more…

How to Fix the Most Common iPhone Issues

How to Fix the Most Common iPhone Issues
While most mobile contracts are up every two years, allowing you to get a new phone at a steep discount from full retail, it’s pretty common for the iPhone to hang around a little longer than these two years thanks to the array of apps and quality of the internals. While battery life can diminish 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…

Frayed Lightning Cable? You Might Get It Replaced for Free!

frayed lightning cable
Does your lightning cable look like this? Source You’re not alone, for countless iPhone and iPad users know that after a while, they get frayed lightning cables. Something that’s practically universally accepted, although unliked. Something that’s totally disappointing considering that Apple is a premium product. Of course, everything can be fixed with a little duct Read more…

3 Reasons Why the iWatch Will Never Happen

3 Reasons Why the iWatch Will Never Happen
To say there’ve been a few rumors about Apple’s first foray into wearable tech would be the biggest understatement since someone said the iPhone was useful. With everyone hoping and wishing for an iWatch, there’s been nothing from Apple on the topic except for a few possible patent applications and some talks with Nike about Read more…