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How to Turn off iOS 7 animations and transitions in iOS 7.0.3

One of the most apparent changes iOS 7 brought to iOS apart from the complete new look was new animations and transitions. These animations were present in most parts of iOS and users had to see them every time they went back to their home screen from any app or performed other actions. While many people liked this new addition others didn’t. There were even reports about people feeling motion sickness...

Access iTunes Radio outside of United States with a US Apple ID

iTunes Radio made its debut in iOS 7 and iTunes 11.1. The service allows users to stream music for free on their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch as well as Mac or Windows PC using iTunes. Unfortunately the iTunes Radio service is only available for US users, which means it is inaccessible to anyone living outside the country. Fortunately though you can use this new service from Apple using a simple trick on...

Awesome iOS 7 gestures to make navigation faster

Both iOS and OS X operating systems feature great gestures that make it easier for users to perform different tasks. In iOS 7 Apple has improved the gestures on iOS devices making navigation a lot more faster and easier for the users. In this post we will tell you about a few awesome iOS gestures that have been added to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch in the latest update. Access Next or Previous webpage in...

Handy features of iOS 7 keyboard that are hiding in plain sight

Unlike the common perception iOS 7 update goes way beyond to just adding new appearance to the mobile operating system. In addition to the several big features the software update also adds many small but useful features that can go unnoticed if you are not looking for them. One of the many handy features iOS 7 brings is the addition of new abilities and shortcuts in iOS 7 keyboard. In this article we will...

How to unblock any number from iOS 7’s blocked list

iOS 7 brings a really cool feature that enables users to block any unwanted caller from making calls, sending texts, iMessages and Facetime calls. As we explained in our earlier post using this feature to block any number is very easy. But what happens when you want to unblock the number on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch? That is super easy to do, too. Here’s how you can do it. Open Settings app...

How to view sent or received time for messages in iOS 7

The iOS 7 software update brings many changes to the messages app. One of those changes is how sent or received times for text or iMessages are viewed in the stock messages application. The process is quite simple however could be tricky to find. Since iOS does not indicate how to do this it is most likely that you will find this iOS 7 feature accidentally like I did or when someone else tells you about...

How to fix iMessage on iPhone or iPad running iOS 7 or iOS 7.0.2

iOS 7 is the biggest update to iOS since its first release back in 2007. Since the release of the update last month users have reported several issues with the new operating system. One of the problems users are facing after updating is that iMessage is not working for them and as a result they are not able to send or receive messages using this service. The iMessage issue is faced by users of iOS 7, iOS...

How to block any number or Apple ID from calling or sending messages in iOS 7

One of the most useful features Apple has added in iOS 7 is the ability for users to block any number or Apple ID from contacting them. On their iOS 7 running iPhone, iPad or iPod touch they can simply block any contact or unknown number from sending them messages, calling or video calling through Facetime. Using this feature to block anyone is very simple and in this post we will explain how you can do...

How to delete individual messages in iOS 7

iOS 7 brings big changes to iOS’s interface, which are welcomed by the majority of users. Among the design and other changes Apple has also changed the way certain tasks are performed including the way users could delete individual messages from the messages screen. In iOS 6 the method of deleting messages from a thread was fairly simple as users just had to tap on the ‘edit’ button and...

Manually edit Siri commands using keyboard in iOS 7

Newly released iOS 7 brings tons of new features to all supported iOS devices. Apart from a completely new look the new software update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch also introduces new features that make the iOS experience even better. Among other things Siri has also received a major update as it now features a new voice, look and capabilities. One of the many new features Apple has added in Siri is...

Install iOS 7 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch right now

Apple is going to release the final iOS 7 publicly on September 18 but the company has already seeded the gold master edition of iOS to its registered developers community. The gold master is very near to the final version of iOS and in many cases the same build ends up getting released for everyone. So it is safe to install on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch right now and not wait another few days to get...

Transfer videos to VLC for iOS with or without iTunes (guide)

VLC for iOS is one of the best media player for iPhone and iPad. It is open source and supports more formats than the default iOS movie player. Another great feature of this app is that it can be used independent of iTunes. Users have a choice to upload their videos to VLC for iOS with or without iTunes. In this post we will show you how to upload content to VLC using both methods. First we will take a...