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6 awesome paid iPhone apps you can download for free ($20 value!)

By on August 13, 2014 at 10:55 AM.

6 awesome paid iPhone apps you can download for free ($20 value!)

People love it when the opportunity to save some money arises, and BGR does our best to comb through all of the app sales out there and present readers with the best options in the App Store. After all, with more than 1.2 million iOS apps currently on the virtual shelves of Apple’s on-device software portal, you need all the help you can get. Today we have a great batch of six paid apps worth a combined $20 that can all be had for free right now… but only if you act fast, because these sales could end at any time. More →

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How To Repair A Broken iPhone Screen

Don’t even think of paying Apple to repair your broken iPhone screen

By on August 12, 2014 at 9:35 AM.

Don’t even think of paying Apple to repair your broken iPhone screen

Apple may be offering in-store repairs for your cracked iPhone screen but that doesn’t mean you should take them up on their offer when you can do just as good a job yourself. CNET has published a terrific new video by Bill Detwiler, who shows you how easy it is to replace your cracked iPhone screen in just four easy steps. More →

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4 more terrific paid iPhone apps you can download for free right now

By on August 11, 2014 at 9:40 AM.

4 more terrific paid iPhone apps you can download for free right now

As part of our never ending series of features designed to help you find terrific free iOS apps, we’ve found four more apps that were previously paid that have now gone free for a limited amount of time. This week we’re bringing you apps that will help you transfer and manage documents to and from your iOS device, plan meticulous workouts and exercises, superimpose multiple photos on one another, and record great looking movies from your phone or tablet. More →

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iPhone Productivity Apps Sale

20 of the world’s most useful iPhone apps are on sale right now at huge discounts

By on August 8, 2014 at 8:20 AM.

20 of the world’s most useful iPhone apps are on sale right now at huge discounts

This is shaping up to be a great day for buying some incredible deals on top-notch iPhone apps. Per 9to5Mac, Apple announced on Friday that it’s having an enormous sale on 20 popular productivity apps that are being steeply discounted to bargain bin prices. More →

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iPhone Facetime Camera Update

Apple has plans to revolutionize your iPhone’s front-facing camera

By on August 7, 2014 at 3:00 PM.

Apple has plans to revolutionize your iPhone’s front-facing camera

When Apple first introduced the front-facing camera on the iPhone, it attempted to do so as elegantly as possible, but one patent hints at a future hardware revision which could hide the camera from view entirely. First noticed by AppleInsider, a patent published on Thursday for an “Electronic Device With Camera Flash Structures” seems to indicate that Apple might place the FaceTime camera inside the speaker port at the top of the phone and add a camera flash. More →

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Best Free iPhone Games

5 awesome paid iPhone games you can download for free right now

By on August 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

5 awesome paid iPhone games you can download for free right now

This Thursday we’re taking a slightly different approach to our “paid apps gone free” series by focusing on iOS games. At this point, you’re probably already loaded down with productivity apps, so why not take a break from being productive for free and start playing games for free instead. You’ve earned it. Here’s nearly $16 worth of iOS games that you can download for free for a limited time. More →

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Best Free iPhone Apps Download

4 awesome paid iPhone apps you can download for free right now

By on August 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

4 awesome paid iPhone apps you can download for free right now

As part of our never ending series of features designed to help you find terrific free iOS apps, we’ve found four more apps that were previously paid that have now gone free for an undetermined amount of time. Taken together, these four apps used to cost $10 total but you can now get every single one of them for free if you act right this minute. More →

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Steve Jobs Public Wi-Fi Plans

New report reveals Steve Jobs’ grand vision for making free Wi-Fi available wherever you go

By on August 5, 2014 at 12:25 PM.

New report reveals Steve Jobs’ grand vision for making free Wi-Fi available wherever you go

If you’ve read much about former Apple CEO Steve Jobs, you’d know he was a major advocate for broader public Wi-Fi, especially as it pertained to the iPhone. Walt Mossberg wrote a piece for Re/code on Tuesday in which he shares the details of a conversation he once had with Jobs regarding public Wi-Fi. Mossberg writes that Jobs understood why Wi-Fi networks needed to remain secure, but believed it would be possible to make shareable, free Wi-Fi from home networks the norm. More →

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Play GBA Games on iPhone

How to play any Game Boy Advance game on your iPhone without a jailbreak

By on August 1, 2014 at 7:15 PM.

How to play any Game Boy Advance game on your iPhone without a jailbreak

Back in February, we showed you how to play classic NES games on your iPhone without having to resort to a jailbreak. If your mobile Nintendo game fix still isn’t satisfied, you might want to give GBA4iOS a try. There are versions for both iOS 6 and iOS 7, but the instructions to download the app are the same: set your iPhone back at least one day, head to the website to download the app, open GBA4iOS at least once and then set the date back to normal. More →

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5 iPhone Email Tips and Tricks

These 5 handy iPhone tricks will stop email from driving you crazy

By on August 1, 2014 at 1:15 PM.

These 5 handy iPhone tricks will stop email from driving you crazy

Many people think they’ve figured out email, and how to better manage it, but email is still a big problem that needs fixing. While there are plenty of interesting ways of dealing with email on a mobile device, and many awesome apps that claim they know how to make email a more pleasant experience, Business Insider has put together a short video showing how five iPhone tricks could help you better stay on top of your email using the default iOS email application. More →

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Android iOS Market Share

Android just topped iOS in global usage for the first time ever

By on August 1, 2014 at 11:37 AM.

Android just topped iOS in global usage for the first time ever

We all know Android’s market share crushes every other mobile platform out there in terms of shipment volume, but Android’s share of mobile usage as recorded by various networks around the world has always lagged Apple’s iOS platform… until now. More →

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Best Free iPhone Apps

6 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time

By on August 1, 2014 at 9:51 AM.

6 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time

It’s time to start August off on the right foot — by saving a bunch of money on some nifty iPhone and iPad apps. We saved you hundreds of dollars last month by sharing great paid iPhone apps that were on sale for free for a limited time, and we have no plans to slow down anytime soon. To start things off, we have six solid paid iPhone and iPad apps worth a combined $12 that can all be had for free if you move quickly. More →

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Smartphone Hack

Hackers can seize control of your phone using software preinstalled by your carrier

By on August 1, 2014 at 9:20 AM.

Hackers can seize control of your phone using software preinstalled by your carrier

With fears over hacking and NSA spying still mounting, the last thing we needed was yet another report of a serious vulnerability that leaves millions of people at risk — but that’s exactly what we got recently when news broke of a huge security vulnerability that impacts millions upon millions of Android phones, BlackBerry handsets and even some iPhones. More →

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