How to Do (Just About) Anything on iOS

When it comes to my smartphone, some would say that I have an addiction to apps. An appdiction, if you will. I try plenty of free apps — and get points that I can use toward gift cards thanks to Free My …continue reading

Five Geeky Gift Ideas for iPhone Owners

Do you know a geeky iPhone owner? Finding a gift for someone who appears to have everything is a really difficult thing to do. Gift giving is quite possibly one of the most stressful social situations we as a culture put ourselves in, and …continue reading

Broken iPhone? Recover What You Want Using Dr. Fone

I’ve been known to be rough with my devices, particularly when it’s my 40th birthday and I’ve been drinking a good strong stout. I’ve dropped an iOS device or two, cracking the display …continue reading

iPads: Cheap Online Retailers

Sure, you want an iPad. Everybody else has got one. But the thought of paying top dollar for something that your clumsy fingers will drop or your absent mind will leave behind somewhere — when you’re sleep deprived from working too many hours to buy …continue reading

How to Upload Images to iPad Without iTunes

Ever wondered how to upload images to iPad without iTunes? Nick Corrigan writes:

I was wondering if you knew of any way that I could transfer pictures from my computer to my iPad mini. I don’t really like iTunes and …continue reading

Apple Saved My Life!

Usually, when someone tells you that they’ve stumbled upon the most amazing, life-saving app for their smart phone, you’re not inclined to take their sentiment literally. But then there’s the Sound Level Meter app, which Michael Eates tells us may have just saved …continue reading

Is an iPhone 5 Upgrade Really Necessary?

Is an iPhone 5 upgrade necessary? Maybe it depends on where you begin. Ben Lormon writes:

Hello, Chris!

My question comes the day after Apple’s shares dropped below $500/share for the first time in almost a year. As I’m sure you know, this is due …continue reading

Is Leaving My iPhone Charging Overnight Bad?

Nolan Levesque writes:

Hey, Chris. I’m wondering if plugging my iPhone in to charge before bed and leaving it plugged in for 8-10 hours after it’s fully charged is harmful? Thanks for all the great content; don’t let haters get you down!

Leaving your …continue reading

Is An iPad Powerful Enough for Multimedia Editing?

Ahmed Awad writes:

I’m going into college and I want to try getting into photo and video editing. I can type papers and do homework on my iPad, but do you think it’s necessary to get a traditional laptop for my video editing? If so, …continue reading

Will an iPad mini Be Better for Me Than My Nexus 7?

Joey Giangola writes:

Hello, Chris.

I’m having a bit of a panic attack after picking up my first tablet today, a 32 GB Google Nexus 7, simply because I left my current Apple surroundings in favor of the Nexus 7’s tremendous value. Not to mention …continue reading