Fund this: iPhone case calls for help with the flip of a switch

Uncategorized | Monday March 3 2014 2:56 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Fund this: iPhone case calls for help with the flip of a switch

Slide the switch and the Lifesaver Case transmits personal and location data to E911.

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No one likes to think about it, but scary and potentially life-threatening situations happen all the time: assaults, robberies, stranger danger, medical emergencies, and so on.

You can call for help, of course, but only if you have the time (and capability) to get your phone out of your (more…)

Five ways I survived the switch from iPhone to Android

Uncategorized | Monday February 3 2014 7:00 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Five ways I survived the switch from iPhone to Android

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Although there’s growing evidence that Apple will introduce larger iPhones sometime this year, I’m keeping the promise I made last year. I need and want a phone with a larger screen — now, not later — and for me, that means an Android model. (No offense, Windows Phone fans: I simply don’t like the hardware and especially don’t like the OS.)

After a lot of testing and investigating, I decided the (more…)

Apple delaying iPhone 5S due to switch in screen size?

Uncategorized | Friday July 12 2013 4:31 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

Apple delaying iPhone 5S due to switch in screen size?

Has Apple decided mid-stream to change the iPhone 5S' screen size?

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Put this in the radical rumor file. Apple has decided to delay the iPhone 5S in order to switch to a larger screen size, say Asia-sourced reports.

Apple will delay the release of the iPhone 5S in order to give it time to make a switch to a larger screen size, according to a report from BrightWire News, citing sources (more…)

Apple Gearing up to Switch to Silver Color Scheme in iOS 6?

News | Saturday May 26 2012 3:55 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

I’d be happy if they up’d the spec on the phone as I’m sick of the slowness. Once you accumulate data on the iPhone it gets sluggish! For the amount it cost this shouldn’t happen. That’s taking into consideration some of the other phones on the market. It would be nice to have a new slick and stylish design to show off to my mates, but performance is a must for me right now. In this point in time we should be way ahead (more…)

Survey: 31 percent of Android users eyeing switch to iPhone

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Survey: 31 percent of Android users eyeing switch to iPhone

According to a survey done by UBS Research, 31 percent of Android users are contemplating a switch to iPhone .

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USB Research)

We know how passionate Android users can be because we hear from them regularly in our comments section. But what’s a little surprising is that a recent survey suggests that rank-and-file Android users may not be so loyal to their platform, with nearly one in three contemplating a switch (more…)

Survey: 31% Of Android Users Planning To Switch To iPhone

News | Saturday September 17 2011 3:00 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

According to a recent survey conducted by UBS Research, Apple ‘s iPhone has the highest retention rate among smartphones.
iPhone has the highest retention rate of 89%, followed by HTC at 39%, then BlackBerry at 33% (which has dropped from 62% earlier in the year), Samsung at 28%, Motorola at 25% and finally Nokia at 24% (down from 42%).
The sample size of the survey was about 515 consumers, which is a small user sample size, so take it with a (more…)

Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1: Untethered Jailbreak For iOS 4.3.3 And iOS 4.2.8 Updated; Includes Fix For Side Switch Vibration Issue

News | Saturday May 7 2011 7:15 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1
for Windows, which includes the fix for side switch vibration issue for  
.
for Windows few days back, which allows users who want to 
. Sn0wbreeze 2.7 also supported 
for Verizon iPhone .
Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1 supports an untethered jailbreak for iOS 4.3.3 and iOS 4.2.8 for the following devices:
,
,
, iPod Touch 3G
Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1 doesn’t support
. iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone users who don’t care about unlocking (more…)

Major US Banks Testing iPhone; May Allow Employees To Switch From BlackBerry

News | Sunday October 31 2010 3:06 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , ,

This would also mark a major shift in the way the iPhone would be perceived – considering it was always thought to be more of a consumer and media centric device – instead of something that you'd see in the hands of upwardly mobile professionals. That segment as you probably know, was traditionally dominated by the BlackBerry.
Of late however, Apple has been making steady inroads in to what was erstwhile BlackBerry territory. In the recent (more…)

Steve Jobs Confirms Screen Rotation Lock Will Be Mute Switch From iOS 4.2; Can’t Be Customized

News | Thursday October 21 2010 3:43 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

This has upset many iPad users who're looking forward to update their iPads. There was however a ray of hope for some people who expected Apple to give them an option to choose what the hardware button on the side would do for them on their iPad – at least when the final version of iOS 4.2 for the iPad arrives sometime in November.
However, that hope seems to have been shattered when none other than Apple CEO Steve Jobs in reply to an e-mail (more…)

Things to Consider Before You Switch To A Verizon iPhone

News | Sunday October 10 2010 7:05 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

For once, it’s not just about the quality of the network.Sure, it does matter – but there are some other underlying issues that you need to be aware of. ”Normal” things you did on your GSM iPhone would no longer be normal when you switch to CDMA. Shall we proceed, then?
One of the most engaging things one can do on the iPhone is web browsing. After switching over, you won’t be able to browse the net and talk on the phone – simultaneously. (more…)

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