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Your iPhone has a hidden signal strength meter

Forget about measuring your cell signal strength using just dots or bars - this simple hack allows you to see the actual signal strength your iPhone …

Forget Apple’s ridiculous MacBook Pro dongles and get these affordable adapters instead

Okay seriously, Apple, what is going on with you right now? We love the new MacBook Pro 2016 models, which are far and away the most sleek and …

Auxillite iPhone 7 3.5mm Adapter And Charger (video)

iPhone 7 owners still wishing for a 3.5 mm headphone jack, may be interested in a new iPhone 7 3.5mm adapter and charging port which enables …

Gear & Gadgets

These 10 widgets belong on your iPhone's lock screen

With iOS 10, Apple redesigned the lock screen and got rid of the slide-to-unlock gesture. Now, instead of unlocking your phone, swiping right takes you to the Today view where you can glance at and interact with widgets.<p>You can also access these same widgets on an unlocked phone by swiping right on …

Apps

Here are 400 beautiful wallpapers to enjoy on your new iPhone 7 (or any older phone)

Apple’s new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus might be all too familiar for some users, but there’s no question that they’re still among the sleekest …

Don't Get An iPhone 7: Just Replace Your iPhone 5 Or iPhone 6 Battery Instead

The iPhone 7 is controversial and maybe even polarizing and it’s anyone’s guess as to how it will do sales-wise. The headphone jack’s demise is clearly a major consideration for potential buyers and the lack of one could put many people off. Aside from this, while it’s a faster, generally better …

I've been trying to find the perfect Bluetooth headphones since 2009, and I've finally found them

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>@beoplay / Instagram In late June I tried what have turned out to be my favorite headphones of all time, Bang & Olufsen's H6s.<p>Thanks …

Consumer Tech

Apple Music playlist sharing is completely broken — but it's an easy fix

We turned to iMore Serenity's Caldwell, an expert in Apple Music, to verify what we found. She was able to replicate our problems and errors on her …

You Can Wrap SanDisk's New Flash Drives Around Your iPhone

It doesn’t matter how much storage Apple stuffs into the latest iPhone, your ever-growing music, photo, video, and app collections will max it out in …

This sleek new case from SanDisk adds up to 128GB to your iPhone

How would you like to protect your iPhone while simultaneously expanding its storage capacity by up to 128GB? That’s exactly what SanDisk is going to …

Ditch The iPhone: Play Music Directly From Your Apple Watch

Like virtually every smartwatch on the planet, the Apple Watch has an app to control music. However, not all smartwatches have the ability to do double duty as a fitness tracker <i>and</i> go beyond controlling the music to streaming it. The Apple Watch has 2GB of storage set aside for storing music …

Smartwatches

The simple DIY iPhone speaker hack

Streaming tracks through the handset can lead to a quiet, tinny sound unless you have a dock or speakers to hand and that can be pretty annoying.<p>And …

A strap for everyone: The best Apple Watch bands you can buy right now

The strap on the Apple Watch is easy to change, and the choice of alternatives is huge, so browsing for the best Apple Watch bands is not a bad idea. …

How to get an App Store refund from Apple

Unhappy with an app purchase? You may be able to get a refund.<p>Suppose, for example, you purchased an app by accident. It could happen; perhaps you thought you were getting the trial version, or you'd been considering a handful of different mileage-tracking apps and just plain bought the wrong one. …

Apps

Star Wars 3D Stormtrooper iPhone 6s/6s Plus Case

As a faithful follower of First Order, you need something to prove your loyalty such as the Star Wars 3D Stormtrooper iPhone 6s/6s Plus case. Like …

Netflix Offers New Internet Speed Test Website

- May 19, 2016<p>Netflix has begun offering a simple tool for Internet users to test their real-time download speeds on their Internet connection.</i> …

This Best Third-Party Apple Watch Bands I've Tested So Far

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>The Best Knock-Off Apple Watch Bands<p>I've reviewed quite a …

Here's the secret way you can load the desktop versions of websites on your iPhone

Where previously you were stuck trying to tap a tiny hyperlink in some godforsaken corner of the page if you dared to browse the web on your smartphone, you're now served with lovely, readable, mobile pages.<p>But sometimes you just <i>need</i> to access the desktop version. The mobile site might be lacking …

Web Design

10 tips to make your Mac feel like new

300 free wallpapers that will breathe new life into your iPhone (or Android phone)

Well, I suppose it was inevitable. Late last week I wrote a quick post about how I make my iPhone look so much better than yours. Long story short, …

Review: The Dux for iPad Pro is a lightweight, rugged case with a handy Apple Pencil holder

Ever since the iPad Pro came out, it seemed like an obvious third-party accessory would be a case that could also hold a Pencil. However, six months on, the number of iPad Pro cases with good Apple Pencil compatibility is still pretty small. You are by no means spoilt for choice if you are looking …

IPad Pro

This tiny device might be every iPhone owner’s new best friend

The iPhone’s lack of expandable storage has created an entirely new breed of services and accessories aimed specifically at iPhone users. $650-$750 …

How to force a full-resolution iCloud Photo Library download

Dave Martin is hitting a roadblock with Photos for OS X and iCloud Photo Library. He uses the optimized setting in iOS and OS X to reduce the storage …

Operating Systems

This Life-Changing Hack Will Make Any iPhone Run 10x Faster

And it takes 10 seconds to do.<p>Say goodbye to crashing apps and Safari pages loading at a glacial pace forever. Thanks to Marc Forrest, an IT guru and the web world's new favorite iGuy, the internet has been #blessed with a trick that will clear the random access memory (RAM) on your phone and make …

RAM

How to fix the new Apple TV’s annoying onscreen keyboard

The old Apple TV used a 6 x 7 grid of letters to let you enter text. It wasn’t QWERTY, but it was efficient, requiring a minimum of presses to enter your text.<p>Consequently, many people upgrading to the new Apple TV have found the new onscreen keyboard annoying. It’s a horizontal two-line strip that …

Smart TV

Best iPad and iPhone apps UK 2018: Photography, work, eating, dating and more on iOS

Our pick of best iPhone and iPad apps for iPhone and iPad for 2018, so you can make the most of your iOS device<p>The sheer number of apps for iOS can …

3D Touch comes to iPad Pro thanks to clever Apple Pencil hack

The iPad Pro is the most impressive tablet Apple’s ever created, but it’s missing one killer feature: 3D Touch.<p>Developer Hamza Sood has found a clever workout around though that brings Peek and Pop features to the iPad Pro, and it’s all made possible thanks to the pressure sensitive features of the …

How to Download All of Your Apple Music to iPhone (Easiest Method!)

How to Download All Music to iPhone <i>without</i> iTunes or a Computer<p>This method is going to take you awhile, but it’s certainly possible.<p>In the Music app, tap the Library tab.<p>From here, you can either select Songs or Albums.<p>If you select songs, you’ll need to scroll through your list and tap the iCloud …

Apple has admitted that there's a problem with the giant new iPad Pro

As we reported on Wednesday , multiple customers are complaining on Apple's support forums that their new device stops working when they connect it to a charger.<p>Apple has now confirmed it is "aware of this issue and is investigating."<p>The iPad Pro is the large-screened iPad that's designed for …

IPad Pro

Make the most of Apple Music with these 10 tips and tricks

Apple Music isn’t for everyone — in fact, it might only be for people over the age of 35. Nonetheless, it’s quickly become a prominent player within …