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Apple now updating Maps data every day with user-submitted corrections

When Apple launched its first-party mapping software alongside iOS 6, users immediately discovered that there were a significant number of issues with the map data. Apple eventually issued an apology and said that the release was not up to the company’s standards. A new Reddit post today seems it …

4 Household Items to Help Clean Your Phone

It's no surprise that grime and grit live on our cellphones. But just how filthy are our beloved mobile devices?<p>Let’s just say our phones have 18 …

How to Remove Scratches From Your Phone

Image: Mashable, Isar Chang<p>Whether it's from the car keys in your pocket or an accidental drop, our phones are bound to be victims of scratches and …

Opera Mini for iOS gets redesign, themes, QR code reader & much more

Opera Mini, the mobile version of Opera’s desktop web browser, today gets updated to version 8 with a brand new UI and much more. On top of a completely redesigned UI that makes the app fit in nicer with iOS 7, the update also introduces enhanced options for Opera’s power saving and compression …

Best password manager apps for iPhone and iPad

How do you keep all your logins and credit cards safe without forgetting them all? With a password manager!<p>Chances are, you have dozens of online …

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Facebook Home is Quiet, But Not Quite Dead

According to an article from the New York Times, the original Facebook Home team responsible for the launcher software for Android devices has broken up.<p>Facebook Home launched with huge plans to change the way you see the social network and then eventually just fizzled out. In fact a phone, the HTC …

Big Touch ID Improvements Coming this Fall?

Apple's Touch ID may be getting more than just software enhancements this fall. The fingerprint sensor system is slated to expand beyond unlocking the iPhone 5s and making purchases in the App Store and iTunes. Apple announced at their WWDC event that Touch ID would be accessible to app developers …

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Tip of the Day: How to Take Pictures While Shooting Video on Your iPhone

What do you do when you're recording a video on your iPhone and a perfect picture-taking moment arises? Do you stop recording? Or do you let the moment go by? If you have an iPhone 5 or later model, you can relax and take the picture while you continue to record your video. Here's how:<p>When you are …

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Are Most Games on the iPhone Really Worth It?

By on Thu, 06/26/2014<p>With the introduction of the iPhone in 2007, a new demographic of gamers was created that could only be paralleled by the release of Nintendo's Wii in 2006. The iPhone is now technically the highest-selling portable gaming device, and yet challengers such as myself will still …

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Opera Mini updated for the first time since 2012 with new look, data savings

Being that this is the first update to Opera Mini since 2012, a complete visual overhaul is not surprising. Gone are the dark, heavy iOS 6 UI …

How to create and share a shopping list with Siri and Reminders

With Siri, you can add items to your shopping list and share it with someone else who can do the shopping for you.<p>Siri works great in conjunction …

The best iPhone apps for keeping organized

Do you struggle with staying organized? Do you miss appointments? Is it hard for you to hand your work in on time? If so, then you need to check out …

Opera Mini for iOS Gets Revamped With Data-Savings Options

Opera has completely overhauled its Opera Mini browser for iOS. The new app now sports a flatter design with the use of transparency to visualize layers, finally fitting into the design language of iOS 7 (and also the recently-announced iOS 8).<p>Opera Mini 8 now lets users choose from three different …

Opera Releases Surprise Update To Opera Mini, Brings New iOS 7 Design And More

• Get up to 90% data savings. Opera Mini's data-savings modes are perfect for getting fast-loading pages on slow connections. Take Opera Mini with you …

File radars early and often: The importance of bug reporting

Why should you file radars? To show Apple, given finite resources, what aspects of your shared customer experience they need to prioritize fixing. …

Tip of the Day: How to Adjust Siri's Volume

By on Thu, 06/26/2014<p><i>Master your iPhone in one minute a day: Sign up here to get our FREE Tip of the Day delivered right to your inbox.</i><p>Have you ever wanted to tell Siri to keep it down or to speak up, but couldn't find where in the settings to adjust the virtual assistant's volume? That's because …

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How to set up iCloud Mail, Contacts, Calendars, and more on your iPhone or iPad

Launch the <b>Settings</b> app on your iPhone or iPad.<p>Tap <b>iCloud</b>.<p>Enter your iCloud <b>email and password</b> and tap <b>Sign In</b>.<p>Turn <b>On</b> the services you want to sync with …

iOS 8: Explained

iOS 8 was announced by Apple at WWDC 2014 on June 2 and will become publicly available this fall. Major new features include Continuity, …

How to set reminders and update to-do lists with Siri

"Hey Siri, add paper towels to the shopping list" is one of those things that makes you feel like you're living in the future.<p>Siri was designed to …

Google reveals its real face: unfocused, unoriginal and a little bit evil

Google’s keynote presentation at its I/O developer’s conference today offered a revealing picture of the company itself: meandering, unfocused, copycat and just a little bit evil.<p>The two-hours-plus keynote had a lot of everything, from a new version of Android to new phones, smartwatches, TVs, …

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Working with Evernote for iOS 7 – MacStories

When Evernote for iOS 7 was released in September, the app received a fair amount of criticism: the company had once again completely redesigned the app after users were still learning their way around the previous major redesign, there were bugs with sync and the note editor, plus several other …

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How to call, message, and email your contacts using Siri

Hey, Siri! Did you know that Rene is my Boss?<p>How to establish contact relationships with Siri<p>Siri will need to either learn who your wife, best …