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How to Make the Switch from iOS to Android

You've been hanging back, waffling back and forth. Android or iPhone? But it's decision time, and you've made the call: it's time to trade in the apple pie for some Kit Kats. Here's how to do it right. Read More >>

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How to Make the Switch from iOS to Android

You've been hanging back, waiting for the dust to settle around the iPhone 5 debut. Now that the reviews are in, you're out. It's time to trade in the Cupertino Kool-Aid for some Jelly Beans. Here's how to do it right. Read More >>

Counterpoint: How to Lose Friends and Alienate People Using iMessage

Nobody enjoys being ignored. It is the worst, most loathsome feeling in the world. And being ignored via text message is the double worst, because your whole body is practically salivating for that familiar chime or buzz alert, and it just. never. comes. It's like the worst, most emotionally fraught, prolonged sneeze. Have I made my point? Read More >>

Windows Jailbreakers Can Now Drink the Sweet GreenPois0n Absinthe Too

It’s not just Mac users who can now release the shackles of Apple’s grip on their iPhone 4S and iPad 2 – Windows users can now grab GreenPoins0n Absinthe and jailbreak their A5-packing iDevice. Read More >>

Did You Notice These Design Changes In iOS 5?

If you are an obsessive user interface jerk like me, you may have noticed the slight design changes in iOS 5. They are almost invisible but they are there, from two-pixel position adjustments to transparency changes in the badges' shadows. Read More >>

Siri Will Snitch Your Nickname to All Your New Contacts

Siri has the ability to address you any way you wish—Master, Tater Salad, whatever. Siri also has the ability, according to, to save that nickname to your personal contact info and distribute it with every vCard you send. Read More >>

iCloud Review: Not Quite Magical (Yet)

Cloud is a magic tech word today. "i" has been a golden prefix in tech for over a decade. iCloud, the holiest union of the two, could be the future of computing. For now? It's super convenient! But that's it. Read More >>

Here's How to Put the Annoying Newsstand Icon Into a Folder in iOS 5

I like Newsstand but some people don't! And if you're like them, it's pretty annoying how you can't hide the Newsstand away in a Folder in iOS 5. But wait! You can. All you need is some super fast fingers. Here's how. Read More >>

iCloud Is a Bigger Deal Than You Think: It's the Future of Computing

Remember life before cellphones? It's hard, because they are so ubiquitous and essential. iCloud marks a similar turning point, a transition from an old way of doing things. It makes computers easy for everyone, by making computing disappear. Read More >>

Apple Now Sells You Ringtones Directly Through Your Phone

In full compliance with Apple's "never use your computer for anything ever again" initiative, you can now buy ringtones and alert tones directly from your iPhone. REJOICE. [TheNextWeb] Read More >>

Download iOS 5 Right Now

It's here. iOS 5 — with iCloud, a revamped notifications system, iMessage, Newsstand and 200 more features—is finally available for download. It works with the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 2, iPad and iPod touch (3rd and 4th generation). Get it by connecting your device to iTunes. Read More >>

iOS 5 GM Is Out for Developers

With iOS 5 coming out next Wednesday, Apple just opened the flood gates to the general market seed on their developer site. This release will probably have all the goodies you can expect for the final version. We'll let you know what's changed. [BGR] Read More >>

iOS 5: The Top 10 New Features

The new iOS 5 will go live October 12. It brings revamped notifications and more than 200 new features for your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. These are the top ten, and then some more. Read More >>

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More Details About iOS 5's Newsstand: Opt-in, Automatic Downloads, Free and More

One of the features I'm most looking forward to in iOS 5 is Newsstand, I can't wait to have my news and magazines automagically download to my phone every morning. But what else is there to know about Newsstand? Read More >>

This Is How the New Apple iOS 5 Assistant May Work

Tomorrow you will see Assistant working on iOS 5 and, presumably, the iPhone 4S. Assistant is an artificial technology that interprets what you are saying, like the Enterprise computer. It's like, magic, they say. This video mockup shows how it works. Read More >>


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