Category Archives: Apple

More Than Just a Name: What’s New in macOS Sierra

By | September 29, 2016

Later this year Macs will stop running OS X and start running macOS. This brings Macs into the same naming scheme as Apple’s other products: we’ve got iOS, watchOS and tvOS already. Apple isn’t changing everything about the name; the Californian place names theme continues—so the first release is macOS Sierra—and it’s still going to… Read More »

Apple’s Web Services Considered

By | September 29, 2016

Apple is famous for making exceptional hardware and software. It isn’t, however, known for its successful web services. Almost every time Apple has announced a new feature that relies heavily on server-side processing with great fanfare, it’s been met with bad press. Apple Maps is now a byword for tech disaster. In this tutorial I’ll… Read More »

How To Quickly Open Mobile Data Settings in iOS 10

By | September 15, 2016

  Ever since I got my iPhone 6s Plus, I’ve had workarounds that would let me quickly open the Mobile Data options in the Settings app. Toggling Wi-Fi and Bluetooth has always been easy – Control Center or the Settings 3D Touch action. But no such thing for Mobile Data existed.   I did the Launcher… Read More »

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iOS 9 feature wish list: Customize Control Center

By | September 15, 2016

  Apple is widely expected to unveil iOS 9, the next major mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, at next month’s WWDC. With less than a month to go, we wanted to set our expectations for iOS 9. The ability tocustomize Control Center is one of the features that I hope makes it to iOS 9’s… Read More »

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FlipControlCenter updated for iOS 8, lets you Customize Control Center toggles and Quick Launch

By | September 15, 2016

  Ryan Petrich has just updated FlipControlCenter for iOS 8. FlipControlCenter, a popular jailbreak tweak, adds more settings toggles and features to the top row of Control Center, and also allows you to rearrange the position of the toggles.   To recap,FlipControlCenter offers the following features: It gives you quick access to the following new toggles and… Read More »

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iOS 8 Wishlist: Interactive or Actionable Notifications

By | September 15, 2016

  Apple is widely expected to unveil iOS 8, the next generation mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch at the WWDC 2014 Keynote on June 2nd. So with less than a month to go, I take a look at some of the features that I really hope make it to iOS 8’s feature list. Interactive or… Read More »

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Auki: An awesome Quick Reply/Compose Tweak for iOS 7

By | September 15, 2016

Auki is a brand new tweak by Surenik and Benno that was announced at the WWJCearlier today. It brings quick reply, quick compose, silent mode and lot more features to the Messages app. Quick Reply After installing auki, you will get an option to tap on reply to a new message by tapping on the Reply option in the incoming… Read More »

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20 Great iOS Apps You Can’t Get for Android

By | August 24, 2016

  One of Steve Jobs’ famous quotes is “There’s an app for that.” It perfectly describes the landscape of mobile applications today. There are millions of apps doing virtually anything that you can think of. Some applications are available for all platforms; others are built exclusively to work only for one operating system. Maybe it’s… Read More »

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