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Jailbreak tweak boosts iPhone’s speaker volume by 200% during phone calls

If you’ve ever sat an iPhone 5 and a HTC One next to each other on the table and blasted music through their speakers, you’ll know there’s no comparison between them. Now, while the stereo speakers with individual amplifiers on HTC’s flagship may always provide a much better quality of sound, there is a way to ensure your iPhone is not longer providing…

Crazy rumor alert #2: iPad “Maxi” coming with 12.9-inch display in 2014

Yep, it’s the second ridiculous rumor story of the day and it involves the other side of the iOS device lineup. According to ETNews, Apple is working on an even bigger iPad, with a 12.9-inch screen it can only possibly be called one thing: “Maxi”. Now, it’s unclear whether or not the rumor was started as some sort of sick wind-up, but it’s not being…

Social thread reveals how Apple is so good at keeping secrets

Over at Quora.com there’s an interesting thread gaining popularity. The thread, entitled “Apple Inc.: How does Apple keep secrets so well?” lists a host of answers from people who work(ed) for our favorite fruit company (or at least claim to). Within the thread are a couple of gems, which we’ve excerpted  below, but you should definitely check out the…

Olloclip releases camera app to enhance lens adapter

If you are into photography, by now you have probably heard of the company Olloclip. The company is known for its adapters and accessories that fit over the current iPhone lens and enhances photo quality. The lens, available for iPhone 4/4S, and iPhone 5, has become a must have for users looking to use their phones as a point-and-shoot camera. Today,…

MiniPlayer tweak update adds search function, music scrubber

Jailbreakers out there are probably aware of the MiniPlayer tweak, but just in case you aren’t, this cool little tweak adds an iTunes-like mini music player to your iOS device. Much like the original iTunes mini player, it can control play/pause, skipping back and forward, and volume. The little window can be easily hidden or revealed and can be called…

Hidden tethering feature found within iPhone coloring app

Every now and then an app lands on the App Store that hides a feature Apple wouldn’t be too happy about if it knew it was there. So, trust me when I say this, the app will not be on the App Store for long. But, at time of typing the app which shall not be named contains a secret feature which allows users to tether the iPhones to a computer or other device,…

Helios Handlebars offer iPhone-Controllled Lights And GPS

A brand new set of bicycle handlebars has today launched, offering users LED lights and GPS which can be controlled by an iPhone app. Named the Helios, the handlebars come in two designs, the first resembles standard road bike handlebars, whilst the second appears more suited to mountain biking. Both designs have rear facing LEDs at the end of the…

Apple to open fourth Swiss Apple Store in Basel

Amidst rumors of a fourth Swiss Apple Store, Apple has posted job vacancies for a new Apple Store set to open in Basel, Switzerland. There are currently no Basel jobs listed on Apple’s site, however, on the jobs.ch site there are 5 jobs, including an Apple Genius post. The posts were spotted by macprime.ch, who have also posted plans and construction…