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Out of space to install iOS 8? Use iTunes instead!

Out of space to install iOS 8? Use iTunes instead!

If you're getting an error message that says you can't install iOS 8 because you don't have enough free space on your device, you have two choices: Either you can delete stuff until you do have enough space, or you can use your Mac or PC and iTunes to take care of it. So you're ready to pull...
The choice in iOS 8 makes it the best one yet

The choice in iOS 8 makes it the best one yet

There's an old saying; "you don't know what you've got 'til it's gone." Personally speaking that's how picking up an iPhone or iPad after using other mobile platforms – predominantly Android – has felt until iOS 8 came along. But no more. iOS 8 truly is Apple's latest and very greatest, and...
iOS 8 kills iPhoto and forces a messy transition to Photos

iOS 8 kills iPhoto and forces a messy transition to Photos

One consequence of upgrading to iOS 8: You're no longer going to be able to use the iOS version of iPhoto. From here on out you're supposed to use Photos. What's worse, it may be a very painful transition if you invested in some of iPhoto's features. Read on for details. It's an ex-parrot...
iMore show 420: iOS 8 review

iMore show 420: iOS 8 review

The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple! On this episode: iOS 8 is here and we're going to review it! Join Rene and Ally as they go through everything from Extensibility to Continuity, Mail to Safari, HealthKit to HomeKit, Spotlight to...
Did you update to iOS 8?

Did you update to iOS 8?

Did you update to iOS 8? The dust is starting to settle as the great iOS 8 update is now with us. Despite all of the issues with download queues, long install times and potentially having to clear out oodles of space on our devices to accept the OTA, update day has a very different level of...
Locking down iOS 8: How Apple is keeping your iPhone and iPad safe!

Locking down iOS 8: How Apple is keeping your iPhone and iPad safe!

Apple has posted a new version of their terrific white paper on iOS security, this one updated for iOS 8 an dated September, 2014. I haven't had time to read through it yet, but if last year's version is any indication, encryption enthusiasts should be in for a treat. The timing, immediately...
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Tim Cook posts open letter on privacy, Apple updates policies for iOS 8

Apple has just posted some updated privacy policies that were changed due to the launch of iOS 8. The changes were accompanied by a letter written by Apple CEO Tim Cook. According to Apple, "The changes were made predominantly to cover new features that will be released with iOS 8 or to...
What iCloud Drive storage plan should you get?

What iCloud Drive storage plan should you get?

iCloud Drive is revamping the traditional iCloud service we've been using for a few years now. Instead of just being able to house your contacts, calendars, Photo Stream, and backups, iCloud Drive can act as a central repository for lots of different kinds of files. You can then access these...
How to back up to iCloud before updating to iOS 8

How to back up to iCloud before updating to iOS 8

If you're planning on updating to iOS 8 on your iPhone or iPad, it's always a good idea to make sure you've backed up first. While it's not common for things to go wrong, software glitches can and do happen, so always protect your data first. Luckily, backing up to iCloud is easy enough and can...
Read this before turning on iCloud Drive in iOS 8!

Read this before turning on iCloud Drive in iOS 8!

When you upgrade to iOS 8, you're asked if you want to activate iCloud Drive.If you're running other devices that aren't being upgraded to iOS 8, or if you have a Mac, it's best to say no for right now. Here's why. iCloud Drive enables you to share files in the cloud. But iCloud Drive doesn't...
How to install iOS 8 on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad using iTunes

How to install iOS 8 on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad using iTunes

iOS 8 is here and the only thing left for you to do is update your iPhone or iPad. While updating to iOS 8 over-the-air is faster and more convenient, if it's not showing up for you, we can walk you through how to manually update via your computer with iTunes. How to update your iPhone or iPad...
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Evernote for iPhone and iPad updated with iOS 8 support and more new features

Evernote joins with many major iPhone and iPad apps with a major update today that adds a number of features to the note taking app, including support for iOS 8, web clipping, a way to unlock the app via Touch ID and more. Here's the change log on what's new in the 7.5 version, including some...
How to use smart photo composition tools in iOS 8

How to use smart photo composition tools in iOS 8

iOS 8 brings lots of welcome changes to the Photos app that can help you make your pictures even better. One of those new features is the introduction of smart composition tools. Ever take a photo that isn't quite as straight as you wished it was? Or maybe it doesn't have the right crop you need...
How to quickly adjust exposure in the iOS 8 Camera app

How to quickly adjust exposure in the iOS 8 Camera app

Exposure changes how bright or dark your photo will turn out. While you've always been able to tap different parts of a live photo preview to adjust exposure, iOS 8 brings more advanced exposure settings that gives you even more control. Best of all, they're super simple to use! How to adjust...
How to quickly send voice messages with the Messages app in iOS 8

How to quickly send voice messages with the Messages app in iOS 8

iOS 8 adds some cool features to the Messages app on your iPhone and iPad. One of them is the ability to send voice clips instead of typing out a long message. The person on the receiving end receives a voice clip that they can easily listen to. And if they're running iOS 8 too, they can shoot a...
How to enable and disable app suggestions in iOS 8

How to enable and disable app suggestions in iOS 8

iOS 8 brings with it a new feature that can let your iPhone or iPad suggest apps to you that it thinks are relevant. For example, if you're near Starbucks, you may notice that your iPhone presents a small Starbucks app icon in the lower left corner of your Lock screen. Or perhaps a lot of people...
How to quickly share photos in the iOS 8 Messages app

How to quickly share photos in the iOS 8 Messages app

Photos are one of the things we share most often from our iPhones or iPads. With iOS 8, you can send photos you've already taken in even less taps since sharing has gotten even smarter. Your iPhone and iPad can now access your recently taken photos so you can quickly view and pick out the ones...
How to use interactive notifications in iOS 8

How to use interactive notifications in iOS 8

Notifications and they way we use them just got better, thanks to iOS 8. With interactive notifications, no longer do you have to stop what you're doing in order to respond to a message, trash a junk email, or accept a calendar invite. Simply act on that notification at the top of your screen, or...
Is your iPhone or iPad running out of storage space? Here's how to fix it!

Not enough storage space on your iPhone or iPad to install iOS 8? Here's how to fix it!

Trying to install iOS 8 to your iPhone or iPad but getting a not enough storage message? Not only can we help you figure out what is eating up your storage space, we can also make some suggestions on how to remedy it so you can get back to installing iOS 8, error free! How to find out what's...
How to take time-lapse videos with iOS 8

How to take time-lapse videos with iOS 8

iOS 8 brings a lot of new features to the Camera app of your iPhone. One of them is a brand new time-lapse mode, which snaps photos at dynamic intervals and stitches them together to create stunning movies you can then play back and share with friends and family. How to create a time-lapse...

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