iPhone 6/6 Plus Touch Function issue

Ryan IsbelliPhone, Repairs

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The Epidemic of iPhone 6/6+ Touch IC Failure Explained by Jessa Burdett The long-term consequences of Bendgate. Apple continues to Pull the Wool over the Consumer’s Eyes The Apple genius is not surprised when you hand him your 13 month old unresponsive iPhone 6+ with flickering grey bar at the top of the display. The guy next to you in … Read More

Backup iPhone/iPad to External Drive

Ryan IsbelliOS, iPad, iPhone, Tips and Tricks

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How to Backup iPhone or iPad to External Drive Posted by Osas Obaizamomwan We all know how important backing up our mobile devices is; so much so that backing up my iPhone has become second nature. But what happens when your Mac or computer doesn’t even have enough space for your iPhone or iPad backups? Depending on the size of … Read More

iPhone 7 Sketch Surfaces

Ryan IsbelliPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus

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Design Drawing Suggests iPhone 7 Will Have Same Length and Width as iPhone 6s by Joe Rossignol A purported sketch of the iPhone 7 obtained by French website NWE points towards the next-generation smartphone having the same length and width as the iPhone 6s. The unverified drawing shows the iPhone 7 has the same 138.3mm (5.44 inches) length and 6.71mm … Read More

2016 Macbook vs Macbook Air Comparisons

Ryan IsbellApple News, Macbooks, Reviews

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Apple’s 2016 MacBook vs. 2015 13″ MacBook Air in head-to-head comparison By AppleInsider Staff Apple’s latest 12-inch MacBook refresh brings better battery life and a faster processor to the ultraportable platform, but in some respects is outperformed by last year’s 13-inch MacBook Air. Is the ultimate in portability worth concessions like a single USB-C port and slower CPU? Find out … Read More

No Link found between Brain Cancer and Cellphone

Ryan IsbellAndroid, iPhone, News

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29-Year Study Finds Our Cellphones Aren’t Giving Us Brain Cancer Posted by Killian Bell Remember when cellphones really took off and everyone was worried they’d fry our brains? Well, it turns out we have nothing to worry about. A 29-year study has found there’s no link between cellphones and brain cancer. Many iPhone addicts were probably already aware of this. … Read More

Unlock your Verizon iPhone

Ryan IsbellCarriers, iPhone

Unlock Verizon

How to Unlock Your Verizon iPhone Posted by Kelly Hodgkins The cellular industry in the US made a radical shift in 2014 when the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act became law. Among other things, this consumer-friendly piece of legislation required carriers to unlock all eligible devices upon consumer request. Want to find out if your iPhone is unlocked? … Read More

Androids Hidden UI Tuner is Cool!

Ryan IsbellAndroid, Tips and Tricks

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The Coolest Things You Can Do With Android’s Hidden System UI Tuner by Eric Ravenscraft Google introduced a sweet hidden menu in Android Marshmallow called the System UI Tuner. It packs a ton of neat little tweaks like hiding status bar icons or showing your battery percentage. Here’s how to turn it on, and what you can do with it. … Read More

iPhone 3D Touch Tricks

Ryan IsbelliOS, iPhone, Tips and Tricks

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7 Favorite iPhone 3D Touch Tricks Posted by Gautam Prabhu When Apple introduced iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus with the 3D Touch as one of the tentpole features, I was quite excited. Apple had revolutionized user interface on mobile devices with multi-touch with the introduction of the iPhone in 2007, and it felt like, 3D Touch, a new pressure-sensitive … Read More

Adjust Mobile Data Usage on iPhone

Ryan IsbellApps, iPad, iPhone

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How to Reduce Netflix Mobile Data Usage on Your iPhone Posted by Kelly Hodgkins Netflix released a new version of its iOS app with an option that allows you to control the quality of the video you see, and in turn allowing you also to manage the data usage on your iPhone or Cellular iPad. No more relying on Netflix’s … Read More

Hide Home Screen Dock

Ryan IsbelliOS, iPad, iPhone, Tips and Tricks

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How to Hide iPhone Dock Without Jailbreaking Posted by Killian Bell Want a cleaner home screen without a shaded dock? Now you can get one on your iPhone, and you don’t need to use jailbreak tweaks. The trick takes advantage of a wallpaper rendering bug in various versions of iOS — including iOS 9.3 — and here’s how you use … Read More