1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger Bundle: $27.98

6:58 PM, Nov. 13th, 2015 · · iPhone

1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger Bundle

We have a deal for you today for your car. Or more specifically for your iPhone in your car.  It's a bundle on the 1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger. The Car Mount has suction cup for mounting to your car, with a magnetic base to hold your device. The charger plugs into your car's cigarette lighter, as it used to be called, and it has four ports to make everyone in the car happy. It auto-detects the current needed by each device, too. With our deal, you can get both for $27.98.

Mozilla Brings Firefox to iPhone, iPad

11:32 AM, Nov. 12th, 2015 · · iPhone

Firefox on Apple's new iPad Pro

Mozilla finally released Firefox for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on Thursday, following through on their announcement from about a year ago. The iOS version of the Web browser supports syncing tabs, book marks, and history with other devices, and includes private browsing support, and includes iPad Pro support, too.

Apple Pay Person-to-person Payment Support May be in the Works

9:25 AM, Nov. 12th, 2015 · · iPhone

You may be able to pay your friends from your iPhone soon with Apple Pay

Apple may be planning on giving PayPal and Square a run for their money. The iPhone and iPad maker is reportedly working on deals with banks so Apple Pay users can make person-to-person payments.

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Adding personal payment support to Apple Pay would be a pretty big move. It's almost like Apple wants to make cash obsolete.

A Tale of Three iPhone Cases

4:40 PM, Nov. 11th, 2015 · · iPhone

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Dr. Mac likes iPhone cases and rarely leaves home without one. The case manufacturers have apparently taken note; in the weeks following the release of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus he received at least a dozen cases to check out.

So for the past couple of months he's been testing a different case every few days. Most cases worked as expected, and none of them was horrible, but there were only two that he liked enough to use everyday (at least when he's not testing other cases).

InstaAgent Pulled from App Store for Stealing User Names, Passwords

9:28 AM, Nov. 11th, 2015 · · iPhone

Uh oh! More malware found on the App Store!

Apple has pulled the popular InstaAgent app from the App Store after discovering it was harvesting Instagram user names and passwords. The app was touted as a tool to show who had viewed your Instagram profile, but instead was sending user's logins unencrypted to a remote server.

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More egg on Apple's face. The consolation is that Apple is a quick learner, so hackers hoping to slip through the process with similar techniques are most likely out of luck.

Titan Cable and Titan Loop Lightning Charger Bundle: $44.95

5:29 PM, Nov. 9th, 2015 · · iPhone

Titan Cable and Titan Loop Lightning Charger

We've been running deals on the Titan Lightning charger cables for a while, but today we have a bundle on both of them together. With this deal you can get the Titan Cable and Titan Loop Lightning Charger for $44.95. These products are designed to be tough, and they're wrapped in industrial-grade, flexible steel. The Titan Cable is 3-feet and 3-inches long,  while the Titan Loop is 9-inches long and designed to be small enough to loop and carry in your pocket. Check out the deal page for more information.

7 Tips for iOS 9 on iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

8:10 PM, Nov. 6th, 2015 · · iPhone

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You know, it is getting hard to keep up with all the new options available on our iOS devices. My advice to beginners is to just learn the ones you want or need and learn additional ones as desired. Of course, to do that you have to know which ones you want. I’ve gathered a few that readers might find helpful or just fun.

OS X and iOS: Get Rid of Safari Scam Pop-Ups

8:56 AM, Nov. 6th, 2015 · · iPhone

How to kill Safari pop-up scams

If you've seen any of the nefarious Safari pop-ups that have been going around lately, you know how frightening they can be, especially for users who don't know how to stop programs from resuming where they left off the last time they were closed. It's pretty scary to think your Mac has been hijacked! In today's Quick Tip, we'll cover how to force those sinister pop-ups to go away under both OS X and iOS.

Walgreens First with Apple Pay Loyalty Card Support

10:49 AM, Nov. 5th, 2015 · · iPhone

Walgreens adds Balance Rewards loyalty card support for Apple Pay

Apple added loyalty card support to Apple Pay in iOS 9, and now Walgreens is the first retailer to get on board. That means Walgreens customers can use their loyalty card in stores from their iPhone just like they do for credit card payments.

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An opportunity to ditch another card from my wallet? Yes, please.

iPhone 6s Plus: Best Camera and Battery Ever

4:50 PM, Nov. 4th, 2015 · · iPhone

Retina Flash improves selfies!

In September Dr. Mac reviewed the (then) new iPhone 6s (in rose gold). He loved 3D Touch and Live Photos but concluded that he wanted an iPhone with a larger screen, better camera, better battery, and one that wasn't so pink. He swapped for a space gray iPhone 6s Plus and says it offers two exclusive features that make all the difference in the world.