iOS 7 adoption rate is not outpacing iOS 6

According to the Apple’s app store numbers 82% of iOS devices are using iOS 7. The iOS 7 adoption rate is keep climbing, but it seems that this level of adaptation is in fact slower than that of iOS 6. iOS 7 was released on September 18, 2013, about 5 months ago. As of February 23, […]

iOS 6.1.4 Battery Life: How to Fix Draining Battery Problems

Many users who have upgraded to iOS 6.1.4 have noticed decreased battery life.  Users have reported that the battery seem to drain much quicker than usual. Please note that it seems battery life becomes an issue; every time Apple releases a new version of iOS software. If you your device (iPhone, iPad or iPod) is losing charge […]

iOS 6.1.3 battery drain, fix

Apple recently announced the software update for iOS 6.1.3. Several users have reported battery drain issues after they have updated to iOS 6.1.3, meaning that their device (iPad, iPhone, or iPod) depletes its battery more quickly than it should according to Apple’s specs. You may want to try the following tips to fix your poor battery problem. Here […]

How to use your iPhone number with FaceTime and iMessage on iOS devices (iPad, iPod) with iOS 6 and on Macs with OS X

You may use your Apple ID and your phone number to use FaceTime and iMessage. iOS 6 lets you link your phone number to your Apple ID when you sign in to FaceTime or iMessage. This means that you can now use your iPhone telephone number with FaceTime and iMessage on other iOS devices (e.g.; iPod) and […]

iOS 6: iPhone sound problems, fix

Several users have reported problems with sounds. Reported issues ranged from  no volume controls to no/muffled/metallic/low system and speaker sounds. If you are having sound problems, please try the following tips: Check the volume setting on your iPhone (Settings > Sounds) Ensure that the Ring/Silent switch is not switched to silent. Press the volume up button […]

iMessage says “Waiting for activation…” error; how to fix

Several users have reported that they are unable to use iMessage because they could not activate it. This short article explains how to troubleshoot iMessage activation issues on iOS devices (iPad, iPhone and iPod touch). Please note that activation may take up to 24 hours to complete. Leave iMessage enabled for 24 hours. Do not toggle iMessage off […]

Can not send or receive iMessages; fix

This short article explains how to troubleshoot issues with the Messages application on iOS devices; iPad, iPad mini, iPhone or iPod touch. Test after performing each step. If the problem is not fixed, continue to the next step. Restart your device by pressing and holding the On/Off button until you see “slide to power off”. Slide to power […]

iOS 6.1 causing battery drain for iPhone users. How to fix

Several users have reported that they are seeing their batteries drop from 100% fully charged to under 40-50% in a relatively short time. Is your iPhone battery draining too fast? You may want to try the following tips to fix your poor battery problem. Here are some things you can try. Restart your device by pressing […]