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12 iPhone battery life tips and tricks | News | TechRadar

The frustration of a dead battery will be familiar to every iPhone owner. But what can you do to avoid it, other than use your phone less?

Apple is good at squeezing maximum performance out of the hardware in the iPhone and thats one of the reasons that the iPhones battery is comparatively small. The first iPhone had a 1400mAh battery, and seven years later the iPhone 6 has a 1810mAh battery, although the iPhone 6 Plus has a whopping 2910mAh offering.

Many of the current Android flagships have batteries rated over 3000mAh, but then they have much bigger displays – the 6 Plus aside, of course. But that doesnt mean we still dont struggle to keep our iPhones going for longer, no matter how big the battery pack.

Until the next big leap in battery or charging technology comes along, well have to rely on smarts to get the most out of our iPhones. Here are a few simple tips you can follow to get a whole lot more juice from your Apple smartphone.

via 12 iPhone battery life tips and tricks | News | TechRadar.

50 iOS 8 Tips and Tricks | Mac|Life

iOS 8 isn’t quite the ground-up overhaul iOS 7 was, but it still packs in plenty of new goodies to play with. Some of the additions aren’t obvious at first glance, so we’ve taken it upon ourselves to compile this exhaustive list of 50 tips and tricks (plus we threw in an extra bonus tip for good measure). Check ’em out and you’ll become an expert in no time.

via 50 iOS 8 Tips and Tricks | Mac|Life.

iOS 8 Mail: New swipe gestures | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004

Hopefully you’ve been keeping track of our iOS 8 feature articles, which provide tips on how to make the most of Apple’s latest version of its mobile operating system. iOS 8 will be available on Wednesday, September 17, so it’s a good time to start learning about the features of the new OS. In this post, I’m taking a look at iOS 8 Mail and some new swipe gestures that make organization of your emails a lot easier.

via iOS 8 Mail: New swipe gestures | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004.

6 great features coming to both old and new iPhones this week in iOS 8 — Tech News and Analysis

Here are a few of the standout iOS 8 features that will come to both old and new iPhones later this week.

via 6 great features coming to both old and new iPhones this week in iOS 8 — Tech News and Analysis.

10 iPhone speed hacks: great ways to be more efficient on your handset | News | TechRadar

Apple’s iPhone is designed to be efficient, the minimal operating system mostly getting out of your way and providing fast access to content.

However, various settings and shortcuts can speed things up even further, resulting in a more usable and streamlined iPhone experience.

via 10 iPhone speed hacks: great ways to be more efficient on your handset | News | TechRadar.

10 iPhone speed hacks: great ways to be more efficient on your handset | News | TechRadar

Apples iPhone is designed to be efficient, the minimal operating system mostly getting out of your way and providing fast access to content.However, various settings and shortcuts can speed things up even further, resulting in a more usable and streamlined iPhone experience.

via 10 iPhone speed hacks: great ways to be more efficient on your handset | News | TechRadar.

Five settings every privacy-conscious iPhone owner should change | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004

The iPhone is a useful tool to manage your work and play, but it isn’t perfect when it comes to privacy. There are a handful of settings that privacy-conscious owners should change if they want to keep their data as safe as possible from prying eyes.

via Five settings every privacy-conscious iPhone owner should change | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004.

Numerics: A customizable business dashboard app for iOS | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004

I’ve been playing with this lately and confirm it seems to work pretty well (although I have only used Google Analytics so far.

Simon

Numerics: A customizable business dashboard app for iOS | TUAW: Apple news, reviews and how-tos since 2004.

 

 

Download Original Iphone iOS Firmwares | Tech ArrivalTech Arrival

Below you can find the direct links to the download original iphone iOS Firmwares Files for every released firmware version. Please note that if you use Safari you must disable the auto unzip feature. It may be easier to just use Firefox!

via Download Original Iphone iOS Firmwares | Tech ArrivalTech Arrival.

The history of Android | Ars Technica

The history of Android | Ars Technica.