Tag Archives: iPad

Now is a good time to buy an older iPad

Apple is known for making high quality products that can be useful for years, long after their initial release. Their iPad line is no exception. Even iPads produced in 2011 or 2012 are still good devices, especially for those that don’t need to have the very newest gadget. Now, Apple is offering a great deal for anyone interested in an older…

Apple improves Health app in iOS 8 beta 3

  iOS 8 beta 3 now allows Apple’s Health app to access the iPhone’s M7 motion coprocessor, letting the app track movement like most fitness trackers do without having to buy any extra accessories. The M7 motion coprocessor functions alongside the A7 chip and is only available in newer models of iPhones and iPads, namely the iPhone 5s, the iPad…

Facebook Messenger finally makes its way to iPad

Facebook has today launched a version of its Messenger app for iPad. The previously iPhone-only iOS app has been updated to version 7.0, bringing with it iPad compatibility. Messenger maintains all of its functionality on the iPad, including instant messaging, featuring text and stickers, as well as voice calling. The UI will be similar to anyone…

Apple said to be working on mainstream home automation hardware

  Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, has promised new product categories this year. We have already seen this coming to life with Apple’s solution to home automation. The company is said to have a team working on a variety of hardware products for the homes of users that will be integrated with the companies existing devices that are already on the market….

iOS 8 beta 3 may not launch until Tuesday, July 8 [Report]

  iOS 8 beta 3 will not occur until Tuesday, July 8, according to a report from BGR. That would put beta 3 coming in three weeks after the release of beta 2, which normally doesn’t happen this early on in the beta testing period. Apple normally begins pushing out versions of their beta releases about every two weeks and then moving to…

How-to: Easily send files from your iPhone to your Mac using AirDrop

As many of you know, iOS 7 brought in a whole slew of new features and design tweaks; one of those new features being AirDrop. The only thing about it was that you could only send files between iOS devices. Now with iOS 8, you can easily send files from your iPhone to your Mac, which comes in quite handy. It’s simple to do, actually. Whether its a…

5 of my favorite iOS 8 features – Mallorie’s choices

  Since having iOS 8 beta 1 and 2 from initial launch, I have found several features in the new iOS that make my user experience tons better. Overall, iOS 8 is by far my favorite iOS to date, bringing in many features that have been long overdue. I think users will be very pleased with how Apple has integrated these new features into their iOS….

What’s new in iOS 8 beta 2

Two weeks after WWDC, Apple has released its first update to the iOS 8 beta. In addition to fixing numerous bugs and improving battery life, Apple has made some notable changes and updates to its beta software. iCloud Drive: In the iOS 8 release notes, Apple noted that all documents on iCloud Drive will be deleted “at some point during the beta…