iPhone 6 Plus Bending Limits Tested in New Video [iOS Blog]

Earlier today, we shared several photos and videos from iPhone 6 Plus users who had accidentally bent their phones after carrying the device in their pockets, mere days after the phone’s initial launch. YouTube video maker Lewis Hilsenteger of Unbox Therapy has created a new video exploring just how much an iPhone 6 Plus will


The incredibly empowering technology of iOS 8 and switches

Terrific video by Christopher Hills showing how iOS 8 and the Switch controls have improved his life. While many of us have been extremely happy with how everything from Extensibility to Continuity have made our lives easier and our workflows faster, it’s important to remember how assistive technology’s are giving people new opportunities and possibilities.


Instapaper Updated for iOS 8 With Enhanced Saving Features, Now Free to Download [iOS Blog]

Popular read-it-later app Instapaper today received a significant update for iOS 8, bringing a redesigned user interface, enhanced saving capabilities, and deeper integration with notifications. The app is also now available for free, as users also have the option to pay for premium features. Users can now save content to Instapaper from any application that


iPhone 6 tidbits: 1.36 GHz A8 chip with 1GB RAM confirmed, Display Zoom and more

As a followup to my iPhone 6 Plus post, here are some of the interesting tidbits about the iPhone 6 I thought were worth mentioning. Continue reading → iPhone Hacks | #1 iPhone, iPad, iOS Blog


The iPhone 6 in pictures

Here it is, the real, actual, retail iPhone 6! While North America is still waiting in line, here in Europe we’ve been able to turn up and collect – or queue an insane amount of time for – our shiny new iPhones already. We’ll be adding to this collection of photos throughout the day as


Interesting infographic breaks down entire iPhone 6 production process

The production process for a new iPhone 6 is very complicated and traverses the globe from country to country, supplier to supplier, and company to company. The very cool infographic sheds some light on the whole iPhone 6 production process and includes why Apple works in certain countries over others and which suppliers Apple uses


Watch the second part of Tim Cook’s interview with Charlie Rose

On September 12, the first clips from an interview held between Tim Cook and Charlie Rose surfaced, followed by the full first part of the two-part interview soon after. Now, the second installment has been uploaded to Rose’s website. Continue reading → iPhone Hacks | #1 iPhone, iPad, iOS Blog


PayPal mocks Apple over recent celebrity photo leak

Apple last week announced its foray into the finance sector with Apple Pay, an NFC-based mobile payments platform designed for iPhone and Apple Watch. PayPal, a main competitor in the space, has taken advantage of the recent massive nude celebrity photo leak, attributed to an iCloud breach, to seemingly downplay the security that Apple provides


iPhone 6 Begins Shipping to Customers for Sept 19th Delivery

Apple begin accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 6 on Friday, September 12th. The first of those orders are beginning to ship to customers. Verizon sent notices to customers today with tracking numbers for their early orders. Despite the early shipping, FedEx will hold shipments for simultaneous delivery on launch day — Friday, September 19th. Despite


Etherlords lets you rebuild worlds while battling enemies

There are plenty of games out there that allow players to build cities, farm land, and battle against enemy forces. There is even a genre, called 4X (explore, expand, exploit, and exterminate), which uses similar tactics. What if you don’t want to be contained in just a city or empire? What if you want to


Why unlock your phone?

Phones are locked to a certain network to tie you in with using that network for your mobile phone needs. It’s a simple tactic used by mobile phone networks to retain you as a customer which works in many cases. There are of course ways to go about 'unlocking' your device (unlocking the device so that a SIM card from any other network provider will work with no limitations) which include direct factory unlocking and network unlocking.

In a number of cases, a code will need to be generated by the network and given to the customer. This isn’t usually a free process (depending on your individual circumstances, needs and so on) and will incur a charge of anywhere between £5 and £20. I recently had a ZTE device unlocked by Virgin for £15. Once the unlock code has been delivered, it can then be used to unlock the device.

The benefits of unlocking a device are clear. The phone can then use a SIM card from another network which may work out more effective for the user than the previous phone contract or network costs. The device will also have a higher resale value if and when the owner wishes to sell the phone on.

Virtually all devices can be unlocked. There are a number of devices that can be unlocked online, with code generators or at local market stalls. It’s imperative that if you’re looking for a phone unlock, you do your research and look and whether there are any free unlock solutions available. A lot of more modern devices are becoming increasingly harder to unlock with the unlock key’s becoming harder to crack for free.

iPhones are one of the most popular mobile phones and it’s a given that they’re also one of the most popular devices to unlock. Unlocking iphone can be done online. Browse the Internet and find the perfect solution for you.