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How to Backup and Restore your iPhone

Sometimes updates can cause some issues with the software within your iOS device. These issues can be corrected by restoring your device. Before Restoring Before you restore your device, you want to make sure you have a backup of your device’s data. If you don’t have a backup, then all the information on your device will be lost. You can backup your device using iCloud or iTunes. iCloud Make sure your device is connected to [Read More]

Why is the ‘iPhone X’ back camera vertical?

We are all excited about the iPhone X and all its new features. Apple has promised to deliver new feature that will revolutionise smart phones. The most shocking features has been the iPhone X’s vertical camera. Why a Vertical Camera? There is no clear reason why Apply has decided to add a vertical camera to the iPhone X. We do know that Apple is always changing the game when it comes to smart phones and [Read More]

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Why Smartphones are only getting harder to repair

In previous years, when you bought a cell phone you could do things to extend the life of your phone. If your phone was having charging issues, you could purchase a new battery to replace it. Then, phone companies decided to make it so that you could not replace the batteries. Right now, there is a big battle by consumers for the “Right to Repair”. Consumers are fighting against this new trend, but you may [Read More]

Samsung’s answer to the iPhone 8

The Galaxy Note 8 is a phone that is highly anticipated by Samsung users. Samsung discussed that they would release details of the phone on August 23, but information has been leaked to the public prior to the big announcement that was scheduled for an event in New York City. In store demonstrations of this phone are expected to begin on August 25th at certain popup events. This announcement makes it very clear that this [Read More]

Will your iPhone survive the iOS 11 update?

Are you an iPhone user that prefers to keep your phone as long as possible, whether it is because you want to save money or because you just really love your current phone? If so, you may want to read on about how the iOS 11 update can negatively impact your iPhone 5. This update, which is expected to be released sometime this fall, is not just going to have a negative impact on your [Read More]