Archive for the 'iPad' Category

Get along without iPad/iPhone Home Button

Home Button not Working on iPhone or iPad? Here’s how to get along without it. Extensive usage or actual damage can cause the home button can become unresponsive. Using your iPod touch, iPhone or iPad without the Home Button CAN still be done via the touch screen. You may have to restart you device and […]

Add Gmail Contacts to iOS 5

Though many don’t realize it the process for importing your contacts to your iPhone from Gmail Address Book is quite simple. Getting them OUT of your iPhone can, depending on how their configured, be much more complicated. But that is for another post. I know that many supposed Mac techs and BigBox retailers will want […]

iDevice updates and backups 04

Just thought I’d bump this post. I just had another person tell me about their iDevice backup woes once again.. I was able to recover some stuff thank goodness. But come one people, for your own sanity, backup your data….. I’ve written previously about backing up and restoring your iDevice.   I’d like to add a […]

Cleanup or Refresh an iDevice and Properly Restore it.

I’ve recently had a few people who had some problems with their iPhones and asked for some help. They were all of a sudden unable to receive calls and texts reliably or at all and or were notified they were running out of space. All were instructed by Apple and/or their carrier (in all three […]

iPad 3 Review

Tough parody, this is probably the most accurate review I’ve ever seen!

Jailbreak for iOS 5.01 now available

UPDATE #2: Here is an easy peasy walkthough and video on the iPhone 4s/iPad 2 jailbreak. They walk through the entire simple process. I could not imaging owning an iDevice that wasn’t jailbroken. But that is just me. If after doing some research and reading you are fine just doing only what you are told […]

iDevice Backups

If you have an iPhone or other iDevice, you’ve probably wondered at some point how to backup iPhone data. There’s actually a pretty easy way to backup your entire iPhone using the iTunes software. The procedure requires a few steps, but everyone should be able to do it. Hopefully you did this when you 1st […]

Jailbreak news for July 2011

Jailbreak news for the iPhone/Pad crowd. The web-based tool from ‘jailbreakme’ works on the iPad 2 and all iOS devices running iOS 4.3.3! Tool is here: and more information is here: If you wish to understand the why’s of jailbreaking you device please read the information or search the web.

Your iPhone Is Secretly Tracking Everywhere You’ve Been

I am not sure how many have heard about or actually even care. But, this does sound scary as sh*t to me! It’s time that we as consumers have more choice on what information we choose to ‘share’ with providers and vendors. Things like this should be disclosed to consumers. “Security researchers have discovered that […]

More iPhone/iPad Jailbreak info

There is now a web based solution to easily Jailbreak you iP.. device for you. JailbreakMe Jailbreaking allows you to get tweaks and apps Apple won’t allow in the App Store. Free, legal and safe. You should sync with iTunes before using this tool. Using this service to jailbreak your iPhone, iPad, or other iOS-driven […]