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iPhone Not Switching On or Randomly Switches Off: How to Fix This

Some of us have been there before: everything seems to be going fine when, suddenly, your iPhone switches off. It randomly switches off. And...

How to Change iTunes Backup Location in Windows and Free-up Disk Space

One of the problems of having iTunes backups is storage space. It's a huge problem if you run a Windows machine with a lot...

How to Open New Tabs in Background in iOS 7 Safari on iPhone

Safari is undoubtedly the fastest browser on iOS 7.x, irrespective of what iPhone or iPad you use. The fact that it's the native/stock app...

Old Calendar Events Missing on iPhone [iOS 7.x]? Here’s a fix:

You just updated the firmware on your iPhone or iPad, enabled iCloud - and all the old events from your Calendar are gone. They...

How to Stop Ad Tracking in iPhone/iPad on iOS 7.x

Apple allows advertisers to track an iPhone/iPad through what is called IDFA (identifier for advertisers). Basically, it's like the advertisers pin a number to...

How to Recover Deleted Photos from iPhone or iPad Easy Way

What do you do when you lose a ton of data - notably, photos - from your iPhone? That's right, you run back to...

iCloud Backup Restore Stuck: How to Troubleshoot Restore Issues

We generally recommend an iTunes backup whenever you are upgrading/updating your iPhone/iPad but given the ease with which one can deal with iCloud backups,...

How to Block Ads in iPhone/iPad Apps or Games on iOS 7.x

App ads are necessary evils of the mobile ecosystem. For the developer, having the app display ads is a source of revenue. That's why...

Here’s How to Save Offline Maps in the New Google Maps App for iOS 7.x

The update to Google Maps on iOS and Android brings an important feature that a lot of users would find useful/interesting. Google Maps now...

Gmail Push Notifications Not Working in iOS 7.x: Here’s How to Troubleshoot

Many users occasionally complain about fetch/push notification problems with Gmail. If you've configured Gmail into the stock Mail app or use the Gmail app,...

How to Get Directions to Places Quickly Using Apple Maps (iOS 7.x)

Apple maps have consistently improved over the years, since its disastrous debut. The hiring spree has possibly resulted in a refactoring of location data...

How to Enable Continuous Scrolling in iBooks (iOS 7.x)

iBooks is a great way to read books on your iPhone or iPad (although the iPad is a friendlier device for reading lengthy ebooks)....

How to Create Contact Groups for iOS 7.x Using iCloud

iOS doesn't let you create contact groups from an iPhone or iPad. We're in iOS 7.1.1 and this feature is still conspicuously missing. In...

How to Reset/Restore Hosts file to its Original Version in Mac/Windows

When you encounter iTunes errors like 3194, it is recommended to edit the hosts file. After a certain point, you have edited your hosts...

How to Turn off the Annoying Unread Count on Mail app Icons in iOS 7.x?

Following up on our post about getting rid of annoying badges on the App Store icon (that show how many apps are awaiting an...

How to Delete All Offline Reading Lists from Safari iOS 7.x

Offline reading lists in Safari were introduced in iOS 6 to help you tackle those "read later" articles without having to resort to a...

How to Free up Storage on your iPhone to Install New Apps

It is highly annoying when your iPhone keeps running out of storage space, especially when you want to install new apps and do fun...

How to Recalibrate Motion Sensors on iPhone 5/5s (Compass, Gyro, etc.)

The iPhone comes with a few motion sensors: the gyro, the accelerometer, the magnetometer etc. The sensors help the iPhone calculate the alignment/motion based...

iPhone 5 Power Button Fix: Replace iPhone 5 or Trade-in for $350 Credit

We've learnt that Apple's iPhone 5 replacement program (for faulty power-buttons in qualifying iPhone 5 phones) actually goes further. If you ask for a...

iOS 7.1.1 Battery Performance/Issues: How’s Your iPhone/iPad After Update?

Every iOS upgrade has three possible effects on the iPhone/iPad's battery: it causes the battery to drain faster, it improves the battery or it...

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