iPhone 4 audio problem: fixing an audio compiler chip fault

The iPhone 4 has been plagued by a few hardware issues. Apart from the infamous antenna-gate, we have also noticed that the home button is prone to failure. And then there's the more serious issue with the audio compiler chip. The iPhone 4 audio compiler chip problem manifests itself by...

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Published
May 07, 2014

Top apps to organize your life and get things done

There are so many things to keep track of these days that it's almost impossible to keep up. We certainly need some efficient apps for planning but then here comes the paradox. Don’t you find that planning, which is suppose to save time, can often take quite a lot of...

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Published
May 07, 2014

Prolonging your iPhone battery life

Long battery life is very important to an avid iPhone user. You can view your battery statistics in settings but here are a few tips to get the most out of your battery life:   1) Turn off push data: Applications such as mail can be set to fetch new...

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May 07, 2014

iPhone tips: Caps Lock

Are you willing to find an iPhone tip? Read below:iPhone tip: To enable caps lock while typing double tap the shift key and it will turn blue. For this to work you have to make sure Enable Caps Lock is turned on in Settings > General > Keyboard.

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May 07, 2014

iPhone 3G, 3GS and iPhone 4 display problems – what to do

Sometimes, mainly because of software problems, the screen of your iPhone can "freeze". That means that the screen won't turn on, although everything will be running in the background: you will hear when someone calls you or you receive a text message, and the iPhone will show up in iTunes...

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Published
May 07, 2014

4 ways to customise your iPad

    When it comes to Apple, some people say it is a closed company and does not embrace open source as Android and Linux do. Well, I dare to say that Apple is not that closed! In order for you to customise your iPad, Apple created some unique features...

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Published
February 07, 2014

iPhone 4: faulty microphone or audio chip problem?

It happens a couple of times a week. More often sometimes. Customers come in to our workshop or email us about a microphone issue on their iPhone 4. How do you know it is the microphone? the person at the other end can’t hear you there is no sound on...

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Published
November 27, 2013

My iPad won’t power on

Not long after I received my iPad I experienced an unusual situation: I grabbed it, pressed the home button and it did not power on at all! I pressed the power button and nothing happen. I tried a hard reset (pressed the home button and the power button in the...

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Published
November 07, 2013

Secret photos KYMS: Keep Your Media Safe – App of the week # 5

    Protect your private life! If someone gets hold of your iDevice, not can your private videos and photos be viewed by anyone, but they could even get published on the internet. To give you peace of mind, why not try out Secret photos KYMS. This media storage application...

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Published
May 09, 2013

How the police track your stolen iPhone

iPhone theft is a scourge. About two weeks ago a good friend of mine had her iPhone stolen. She was in her work canteen, and after she finished her meal she handed her tray in. Just before she got out of the canteen she realised she had left her brand...

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Published
March 30, 2013