Sherin Sebboy

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iOS 8 Upgrade Fail — Why It May Be Better to Upgrade Via Connecting to Your Computer [update]

Eager to upgrade to iOS 8, I connected my iPad to my computer and booted up iTunes. The iTunes software automatically backed up my iPad to my computer, as it usually does whenever I connect my iPad. Then I clicked on the update button and confirmed that I wanted to update to iOS 8. The update …

iPhone 5S review

Apple has entered the spec wars.<p>The iPhone 5S isn’t just supposed to be “the most amazing iPhone yet.” It’s not “the thinnest and lightest iPhone ever.” No, Apple says the 5S is “the most forward-thinking iPhone yet” and “the best smartphone in the world.”<p>But the screen didn't get bigger, and the …

Spoof Apple site touts bendable iPhone 6 as a plus

Some iPhone 6 and 6 Plus users are complaining of a new bug in which their phones bend under pressure, especially when stored in their pockets for long periods of time. But is this a bug or just an undocumented feature? One tongue-in-cheek webpage touts it as a feature called Flex.<p>Spotted on the …

Tip of the Day: Use Siri Hands Free with iOS 8

Siri can be quite useful, but if you really want a "Jarvis" kind of experience, like Tony Stark in <i>Iron Man</i>, you need to be able to interact with Siri without touching a button. Fortunately, iOS 8 makes this possible.<p>There is an iOS 8 setting that allows Siri to listen for the command "Hey Siri." To …

Updategate: Downgrade Back to iOS 8 from iOS 8.0.1

It's not unusual for Apple to release hardware or software that has a glitch or bug. It's become the unfortunate trend that when a glitch in the Apple matrix is discovered, it gets nicknamed "such and such-gate." Do you remember Antennagate, which happened on Steve Jobs' shift, when numerous users …