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Here's A Complete Look At iOS 8 For The iPhone

1/<p>iOS 8 comes with a bunch of beautiful new wallpapers, like this one.<p>Dave Smith/Business Insider<p>2/<p>iOS 8 looks the same as iOS 7, but there are some …

How to use iOS 8, the complete guide

iOS 8 is now available for the iPhone , iPad , and iPod Touch , bringing new functionality and features to the platform.<p>Custom keyboards, better sharing between apps, widgets, an improved Camera app, and new Messages features are all included in Apple's new mobile software. The list doesn't end …

35 annoying problems with iOS 8 (and iPhone 6) and how to fix them

It may not be the kind of striking transformation ushered in by last year’s iOS 7, but the newest flavor of Apple’s mobile platform has plenty going …

Getting to know the updated Mail app in iOS 8

CNET's Dan Graziano highlights the new features iPhone and iPad users will find in Apple's updated Mail app

How to install widgets in iOS 8

Among the most visible of the new features in iOS 8 is the addition of Today Widgets, helpful app extensions that can be used directly from your …

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 …

10 Awesome Third-Party App Updates For iOS 8

Advertisement<p>The recent release of iOS 8 brought with it a flurry of third-party app updates to spice up your new or existing Apple mobile …

The quality assurance manager responsible for iOS 8.0.1 also oversaw—you guessed it—Apple Maps

Bloomberg has uncovered details of what went wrong at Apple and who is to blame for the botched release of the iOS 8.0.1 update yesterday, citing sources who point to a quality assurance manager in charge of overseeing iOS updates who also managed QA for the Apple Maps project before its launch. To …

Food & Wine Magazine | Recipes, Menus, Chefs, Wine, Cooking, Holidays, Entertaining

Summer isn't over, but you can still get a head start dreaming about these ...<p>Summer isn't over, but you can still get a head start dreaming about …

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Apple Worker Behind Botched iOS 8 Update Was Also In Charge Of Testing Apple Maps

The same Apple employee responsible for testing Wednesday's iOS 8 update that left some users' phones bricked was also connected to the botched rollout of Apple Maps in 2012, according to a Bloomberg report :<p>The similarities don't end with the apologies Apple offered to disgruntled customers. The …

iOS 8: The Basics

With the introduction of iOS 8, Apple introduced hundreds of great new features like Handoff and iCloud Drive, improvements to the iOS's user …

Tip of the Day: Delete Mail Faster in iOS 8

In iOS 7, deleting individual emails from your inbox in the Mail app was a multi-step process. You had to swipe left on the email preview and then choose Delete from the options that appeared. It's much faster in iOS 8.<p>In your inbox, simply swipe all the way to the left of the screen on the email …

iOS 8 keyboard battle: SwiftKey vs. Swype vs. Fleksy

Now that iOS 8 is available, iPhone and iPad users can choose from a bunch of different alternative keyboard apps. We tested out three of the most …

Best apps with Notification Center widgets for iOS 8: All the things at a glance!

iOS 8 brought with it the introduction of Notification Center widgets for both iPhone and iPad. That means you can get sports scores, delivery …

iOS 8 Roundup: The best weather widgets for Notification Center

When Apple introduced iOS 7 with an overhauled design for the iPhone and iPad software, it replaced the weather widget showing current temperature and weekly forecast introduced with iOS 5 with a text summary of the day’s weather conditions. This weather summary includes an icon for the current …

How to Fix iOS 8's Most Annoying Features

Whether you’ve got a new iPhone 6 or you’re happy holding on to your iPhone 5 or 5S, Apple’s mobile operating system update iOS 8 is great. There are …

The Maps That Show Amazon's Plans to Rule the World

Fulfillment centers and "sortation centers" around the globe.<p>If you follow Amazon, you know CEO Jeff Bezos has global ambitions. Amazon already registers 39 percent of its revenue overseas, and the company is just ramping up investment in promising e-commerce markets such as China and India.<p>So what …

Tesla museum crowdfunding project closes in on $200,000

The latest crowdfunding campaign for the Nikola Tesla museum is closing in on its $200,000 goal, less than two days after it started.<p>The Oatmeal blogger Matthew Ingram created a campaign that allows people to pay for an engraved brick that will be used to construct a museum dedicated to the …

Post-it Notes Get Digitized In A Clever New App From 3M

Post-it Notes may be a product of the analog era, but they continue to stick around – literally, that is – covering walls, windows, monitor screens and more, remaining an office worker’s go-to-tool for small scribbles, quick thoughts, and ideas. Now the company behind Post-it, 3M, is hoping to port …

Why Tesla & SolarCity’s planned factories are quite different

Tesla and SolarCity might both be building what they’re calling “gigafactories” — huge, industry-disrupting manufacturing plants — but the strategies …

Apple Pay Roundup: Everything We Know, Coming in October

Apple Pay is Apple's new mobile payments service, which it first debuted in September alongside the iPhone 6, the iPhone 6 Plus, and the Apple Watch. Apple Pay is expected to become widely available to consumers beginning in October, and ahead of its official release, we've gathered everything …

More details on how iOS 8’s MAC address randomization feature works (and when it doesn’t)

A few days ago Apple published a new privacy page on its website that detailed the various measures it has put in place to protect Mac and iOS users’ personal data. One of those features, which is new in iOS 8, is the automatic randomization of MAC addresses when the device is searching for a Wi-Fi …

Apple's HealthKit Ecosystem Is Finally Working

HealthKit is Apple's infrastructure for allowing fitness and health apps to talk with each other. Basically, HealthKit enables the apps to share health information with other apps that track health metrics securely. It also integrates with Apple's own standalone Health app.<p>Unfortunately, HealthKit …

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