iOS: Setting Recurring Alarms on Your iPhone and iPad

8:50 AM, Apr. 3rd, 2015 · · iPhone

Today's Quick Tip is about configuring recurring alarms within iOS. Using this, you won't have to go in and manually toggle an alarm to be sure you'll be awakened when you need to be. Hey, we all hate being woken up in the mornings, but maybe this'll make us hate it a tiny bit less! …OK, probably not.

Which iPhone 6s Features Would Compel Us to Upgrade?

4:40 PM, Apr. 2nd, 2015 · · iPhone

The base numbered iPhone series, the iPhone 4,5 and 6 have been major upgrades. The "s" iPhones, the iPhone 4s, 5s and presumably the 6s, are incremental improvements. Still, they have been and must continue to be compelling enough to get people to consider upgrading after just one year. What might Apple have up its sleeve this time?

Game of War: How to Play and Win a Casino Event

7:54 PM, Mar. 31st, 2015 · · iPhone

Game of War: How to Play and Win a Casino Event

Game of War—the mobile-only MMO (massively multiplayer online game) for iOS and Android—features a number of "Events" that are key to leveling your empire and growing your army. One of the most important is the Casino Event, both the Solo version and the Inferno Solo version. Completed properly, these events are the single most profitable events in the game, but you have to do them right. Bryan Chaffin shows you how.

Apple Retail Expands Trade-Ins to Non-Apple Phones

8:40 PM, Mar. 30th, 2015 · · iPhone

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Apple has expanded its in-store trade-in program to include non-Apple smartphones. That trade-in program will now accept even that lame Android device you weren't able to give away to your friends and family.

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People are already switching from Android to iOS in impressive numbers, this is just another way for Apple to pave the road to iOS.

Last Chance To Save 77% On The Wireless Bluetooth Cloud Buds

4:12 PM, Mar. 30th, 2015 · · iPhone

Last Chance To Save 77% On The Wireless Bluetooth Cloud Buds

Check out the Wireless Bluetooth Cloud Buds, ear buds designed for working out, running on a treadmill, or cooking dinner when you don't want to be attached to your device. They form a seal for blocking outside noise, and they are designed so that they won't tangle. These retail for $109, but through our deal you can get them for $24.99, a 77 percent discount. The deal ends in a few days, though, so grab them if you want them.

‘Bobine’ Flexible iPhone Charging Dock: $24.99

2:50 PM, Mar. 27th, 2015 · · iPhone

'Bobine' Flexible iPhone Charging Dock: $24.99

Check out the Bobine, a very clever approach to a charging cable and dock for your Lightinging iPhone. It's a flexible cable that will stay where you put it, even supporting your iPhone in the process. That makes it a highly adjustable dock, a tripod, and a charger, all in one. It's MFi-certified, and features a  military-grade nickel-plated steel design. Through our deal, you can get it for $24.99.

ACM 299: Happy Birthday OS X, and Cutting the Cable TV Cord

9:15 PM, Mar. 25th, 2015 · & · iPhone

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Apple's OS X is 14 years old, so Jeff and Bryan take a look back at the early days of the Mac's current operating system. They also have some thoughts on Apple's recent purchase of FoundationDC, and what it means to cut the cable cord and why it may not be exactly what some TV watchers really want.