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Can I unlock my iPhone?

Dec 1, 2010 - 10 Comments
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Whether or not you can unlock your iPhone depends on several things, including what iPhone you have and what version of iOS your phone is running. We have received many questions and comments asking if someone can unlock their particular iPhone and we hope this post will help to answer those enquiries. We will go … Read More

Use Wingdings and Emoji to Customize iOS Folder Labels

Nov 24, 2010 - 9 Comments
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Bored with how your iPhone and iPad folders are looking? Well you can really stylize things by using wingdings and emoji icons to customize iOS folder labels. The first thing you’ll want to do is be sure you have enabled the iOS Emoji keyboard on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, and then the rest … Read More

Fix iTunes Network Connection Timed Out & Error -3259 During iPhone Update

Nov 18, 2010 - 113 Comments
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Some users report variations of a “Network Connection Timed Out” error when trying to update their iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to a newer version of iOS or even when attempting to connect to the iTunes Store. Errors include but are not limited to: “There is a problem downloading the software” “Network Connection Timed Out” … Read More

Dual Boot Android OS and iOS on iPhone 3G and iPhone 2G

Nov 15, 2010 - 6 Comments
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If you have a jailbroken iPhone 3G or iPhone 2G, you can dual boot between Android OS 2.2.1 Froyo and iOS 3.1 to iOS 4.1. The installation really isn’t that difficult, especially if you already have a jailbroken iPhone (apparently it must be jailbroken with PwnageTool, redsn0w, or blackra1n, not quite sure why), it’s basically … Read More

How to Turn Bluetooth On or Off with the iPhone or iPad

Nov 8, 2010 - 7 Comments
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Bluetooth is great since it allows for anyone to wirelessly sync hardware together. It’s typically turned off by default in iOS, so you’ll want to turn it on first if you intend to use the Bluetooth connectivity options. On the other hand, if you don’t use bluetooth on your iPhone or iPad there’s little reason … Read More

How can I find my missing iPhone? Find your iPhone now

Nov 7, 2010 - 3 Comments
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Can’t find your iPhone? We’ve all been there, it gets misplaced or falls between the couch cushions. But hey, no problem, just go to http://www.icantfindmyphone.com/ and enter your phone number. It’ll ring your phone free of charge, so you can track it down. Of course, if you have the iPhone on vibrate it’s going to … Read More

iPhone Caller ID can be blocked, here’s how

Nov 3, 2010 - 1 Comment
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You can make all of your outgoing calls appear as “Blocked” on recipients phones by disabling your Caller ID on the iPhone: Tap on Settings Tap on Phone Select “Show My Caller ID” Tap the switch to “OFF” Now when you call people from your iPhone, your caller ID will be disabled and your number … Read More

Show SMS Character Count on the iPhone

Nov 1, 2010 - 3 Comments
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You can have your iPhone display the character count of text messages by enabling an option within the settings, here’s how: Tap on Settings Tap on Messages Tap the slider next to ‘Character Count’ to the ON position This is useful if you like to send SMS notifications to Twitter, or you’re just concerned about … Read More

Change iPhone home icons in iTunes

Oct 28, 2010 - 1 Comment
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You can change the placement of icons on your iPhone or iPod touch much faster by moving them around directly within iTunes. Plug your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad into your Mac or PC Launch iTunes Select your iPhone Click on the ‘Apps’ tab within iTunes Drag icons around the visible homescreen As long as … Read More

Restore an iPhone from Backup

Oct 21, 2010 - 36 Comments
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Restoring an iPhone to a previous backup is really easy, and though it’s fairly rare that you will need to restore an iPhone, or any other iOS device for that matter, it can still be necessary from time to time. What restoring from a backup does is pretty straight forward: it clears everything off the … Read More

Invert iPhone 4 display to White on Black text

Oct 13, 2010 - 4 Comments
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You can invert the display of the iPhone 4 much like you can on a Mac, which changes the text to be white on black for a much higher contrast viewing experience. Here’s how to do this: Tap on “Settings” Select “General” Tap “Accessibility” Tap the ON/OFF toggle next to “White on Black” to invert … Read More

iPhone Group Text Messaging – Send 100 People an SMS for the Price of 1

Oct 11, 2010 - 34 Comments
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You don’t need to download any apps to send group text messages with your iPhone. Hidden away in iOS 4 is the ability to send group text messages, now this may not seem that exciting by default but here’s why it’s great: using group messaging, you can send 100 people a text message but it … Read More

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