We found a tasty deal for you today on a 3-foot MFi certified Lightning-to-USB cable for US$11.97 from Monoprice. For less than a dollar more, you can get a 6-foot version ($12.78).
Google has released Maps 2.0 for iOS with special emphasis on a new design for iPad. It's faster, has more personalized options, and makes better use of the display.
Hidden within the Accessibility features of your iOS device are some great little tweaks that can be helpful for anyone. Here I take a dive into some of the features of Assistive Touch.
Wanna make you car cooler? How about a HUD that shows your speed on your windshield? Vern Seward points out 2 apps in this week's Free on iTunes that will do just that. SpeedHUD and Speedometer Free.
Apple has quietly dropped the price of several top iPhone and iPad apps and games to free ahead of the App Store's fifth anniversary. That price drop is pretty substantial in the case of some apps like Traktor DJ which is normally US$19.99.
Shooting video with your iPhone just got a lot more fun with Vine and now Instagram. Vern Seward takes a look at both in this week's Free on iTunes.
Apple has sold earbuds with a wired remote for many years now, and if you've purchased an iPod touch, iPhone, or a pair on their own, you might not realize how much you can do with that little bar of plastic hanging from your ears. Of course you can play and pause music with the center button, and, if you have them, you can use the top and bottom buttons to control your volume. However, there are several other things you can do with that center button, and Michael Johnston shows you how.
The ISO in-ear, active noise canceling Bluetooth stereo headphones from Antec Mobile Products weigh 24 grams, including the control unit. It includes a lapel clip, internal Lithium-ion battery and charging cable. While the sound is crisp, the noise cancellation is less than spectacular.
Those who text (who doesn't these days?) often want to punctuate their words with images. If you want that then read on. Vern Seward points out three freebie iOS apps that'll glam up your messages in this week's Free on iTunes. Emoji New Style Free, SMS Rage Faces, and Pimp My Text.
The BtX350 wireless compact bluetooth stereo speaker provides rich, full-bodied sound, strong bass and wirelessly streams via Bluetooth or connects to non-wireless items, such as iPods, with a standard 3.5mm plug. The addition of easy to reach operational buttons, makes this a useful speaker.
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