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Display clock on lockscreen when music is playing with home button (tip)

When you are listening to Music on your iPhone or iPod touch the device replaces the usual clock and date from the lockscreen with Music controls. This allows the users to easily perform useful actions related to the Music app such as playing or pausing the currently playing song, changing volume as well as jumping to the next or previous song. However very few people know that in iOS 8 and iOS 7 you can...

iOS 9.0 shows up in our web logs along with iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3

Apple has recently released iOS 8 update to public and has already pushed 3 more versions that mainly brought bug fixes (and bugs) for the operating system. Now it seems like the company is already testing iOS 8.2, iOS 8.1.1 and iOS 8.1, which will eventually be released in the coming months. We know this because these unreleased iOS versions have appeared in iOSHacker’s web logs in Google Analytics....

Reachability7 tweak brings iPhone 6’s feature to older devices

A new Cydia tweak called Reachability7 brings the new ‘Reachability’ feature of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to older devices. With this tweak installed you can bring down the top section of any app by performing an Activator gesture. The good thing is you get to choose the gesture or action for Reachability7 yourself, so you can choose the one that suits you the best. iPhone 5s owners can even...

Video compares iOS 7 and iOS 8 performance on iPhone 4S

If you are an iPhone 4S owner who is still in the process of deciding whether to upgrade to iOS 8 or not, a Youtube video may make the decision easier. The video demonstrates the performance of two iPhone 4S’ running iOS 8.0.2 and iOS 7.1.2, comparing their speeds. As with the previous iOS releases, users of iPhone 4S are hesitant of updating their device to the latest version as they are concerned...

Apple releases iOS 8.0.2 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Following all the drama around iOS 8.0.2 update Apple has finally released the new iOS 8.0.2 update for all devices. The new update fixes all the problems brought by the previous release in addition to fixes for HealthKit and keyboard for all users. The update is available through over-the-air and iTunes. It supports all devices that are capable of running iOS 8 including the newly released iPhone 6 and...

Solve all iOS 8.0.1 problems using this official Apple guide

Apple released iOS 8.0.1 and pulled it right away following the connectivity and Touch ID issue faced by many users. Now the company has acknowledged the error on its official Support website and has promised that iOS 8.0.2 will be released with fixes in the next few days. Until then if you have an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus you need to follow the simple guide that Apple has published, which will let you...

Enable Erase Data option to delete data after 10 failed passcode attempts

If you are someone who has very sensitive data on his or her iOS device and can’t afford it to get into wrong hands then an advanced option found in passcode settings page can help. By enabling ‘Erase Data’ option you can make your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch erase all the data stored in it when 10 failed passcode attempts have been made. This means the device will not only get disabled...

Hidden features of iOS 8 you probably don’t know about

iOS 8 has been out for many days and chances are you are running the latest version on your devices. The new and major iOS update brings a wide range of big and small features that contribute in making the platform better and more convenient to use for the end users. While big features of iOS 8 are easy to...

Stop WhatsApp from downloading images to your Photos app (tip)

Those of you who use WhatsApp would know that the app has an odd feature that makes it download each and every image or video shared by your friends to your device’s Photos app. The things get out of control when you are part of one or more groups and your friends share pictures regularly, as your library will get flooded with images you don’t even want. Thankfully WhatsApp recently added a...

FIFA 15 Ultimate Team for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch released

EA Sports’ much awaited FIFA 15 Ultimate Team game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch has been released in the App Store and is now available for download. The game builds up on the previous version allowing users to build their own teams and compete with others online. You can earn points to buy and trade big name stars for your team and participate in tournaments. The game that follows the fremium...


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