Apple Finally Acknowledges iOS 7 Crash Issue, Promises Fix

9:07 AM, Jan. 23rd, 2014 · · iPod

It only took four months, but Apple has finally acknowledged an ongoing crashing issue many iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users have been suffering through ever since the release of iOS 7. The company has confirmed a fix is on the way, but hasn't said when users can expect to see it.

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It's great that Apple has promised a fix, but waiting four months to acknowledge such a widespread problem? That really sucks.

3 Free iOS Apps For Those Who Love To Read

9:59 AM, Jan. 19th, 2014 · · iPod

Free on iTunes

If you've got an iOS device then you've got a great ereader, but Vern Seward points out three freebies that might make your reading experience e=ven better in this week's Free on iTunes.  ReadMill, JukePop, and LibriVox.

How to Be In Control of Your Apple Earphones

10:30 AM, Jan. 18th, 2014 · · iPod

“I’m in control of my ‘buds!”

Sandro Cuccia uses the remote on his iDevice earphones to issue phone commands, talk to Siri, to control music, podcast, and audiobook playback, to manage playlist selections, as well as to shoot iPhone pictures. Yes, all this  – and more  – can be done with your earphones. This article shows you how.

5 Free iOS Apps to Get You Collaborating

9:59 AM, Jan. 11th, 2014 · · iPod

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In this last article in a series to help kick off your New Year, Vern Seward takes a look at 5 free iOS apps that might help you collaborate with others: Dropbox, Documents by Readdle, DocuSign Ink, Quip, and JotNot Scanner.

Corning Unveils Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass, Kills Touch Screen Germs with Silver

12:13 PM, Jan. 6th, 2014 · · iPod

Gorilla Glass

Corning on Monday unveiled a new antimicrobial variant of its popular Gorilla Glass product. Aimed at touch screen devices, the new glass features ionic silver, which actively works to kill bacteria, mold, mildew, and fungi, and reportedly lasts throughout the life of the device. Corning is aiming to bring the product to the broader smartphone and tablet market soon.

How to See Important Messages in iOS 7 Mail

10:30 AM, Dec. 28th, 2013 · · iPod

An orange star with an icon representing mail

Sandro Cuccia likes to organize his iOS 7 email messages according to whom he considers to be "Very Important People" (VIPs). In this article, he shows you how to do this and optimize your email workflow.