Tag Archives: ios

“Unjailbreak” iOS device without Restoring in iTunes


One of the biggest pet peeves with jailbreaking iOS devices was that if a user wanted to get rid of his/her jailbreak, they would have to restore to the latest version of iOS via iTunes. Not anymore!! Cydia Impactor is … Continue reading

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New iOS Bug Crashing iPhones Simply by Receiving a Text Message


A new bug has been discovered in the Messages app, allowing a string of characters sent to a person via iMessage or SMS to crash an iPhone and cause the Messages app to crash after being opened. The bug, which … Continue reading

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Ever Wondered Why iPhone’s 1GB of Memory Outperform Android devices with 2-3 GB Memory?


Glyn Williams from Quora gives us one of the best explanations as to why iPhones running on 1GB worth of memory outperform Android devices running up to 3x that memory.  “Servicing RAM uses power. So more memory = more power consumption. … Continue reading

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March 9, 2015 Apple Event Roundup


If you missed Apple’s event on Monday, here’s a brief summary of what happened. Alternatively, you could click here and download and watch the entire keynote. Apple Watch We learned a lot about the Apple Watch. The jury is still … Continue reading

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iOS 8.1.2 Safe For Jailbreakers


Apple pushed iOS 8.1.2 last night citing fixes for issues relating to purchased ringtones disappearing. While this usually means bad news for jailbreakers, we can confirm that iOS 8.1.2 does not break the kernel exploit that allows for an untethered … Continue reading

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Why Are iOS OTA Updates Small In Size But Require ~10 Times Free Storage To Install?


A few weeks back Reddit user “kapits” asked a fairly interesting question regarding iOS 8 updates and the storage required to install them. Why iOS update is 75MB but requires 1.5GB to install? The answer came from Reddit user, “StarManta”, … Continue reading

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Apple Apologizes For iOS 8.0.1 Bug And Releases iOS 8.0.2


  On Wednesday, September 24, Apple officially released the first public update for iOS 8, iOS 8.0.1, and it didn’t go over too well. Now, though, the Apple has launched a new update to address those issues, and fix the … Continue reading

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