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iPhone charging port

Dear Obsessive Cleaners, This is How You Keep iPhone Charging Port Dirt-Free

I have a theory about people who use Apple products. I believe they spend one-third of their lives cleaning whatever device (or devices) they’ve bought. They polish it, dust it, wipe off fingerprint smudges, go after it with a lint-free cloth, and lovingly scrub away any signs of wear and tear. God forbid if their iPhone, iPad, or iMac should look used. At all times, they have to remain pristine and sparkling, glowing with the rich aura of the money you spent on it. Read more

iPhone battery on Mac

A Cool Trick to Check iPhone Battery Percentage on Mac

Picture this – You are lying comfortably on your bed, binge watching Game of Thrones on your Mac. In the meanwhile, your iPhone is plugged in for charging and kept on the table across the room. It’s almost time to leave for an evening out and you aren’t sure how much the iPhone has charged.

What do you do? Get up, walk over to the table, pick up your iPhone, and check its battery? Nah! That’s too much effort 🙂 Let me tell you a smarter way to do this.

Nah! That’s too much effort 🙂 Let me tell you a smarter way to do this. Read more

Apple name tags

Apple’s Name Tags Are Getting Tangled. Again.

When Steve Jobs returned to Apple after his exile, the company had way too many products and no fixed policy of naming them. Jobs wanted to bring sense into their nomenclature; so he set out to rename all the products. Read more

Siri iOS 11

Two Most Wanted Changes Are Coming to Siri in iOS 11

Since its launch with the iPhone 4S, Siri has had the makings of a fun and useful feature. But somehow, it still hasn’t managed to live up to its potential. There are many reasons why many iPhone users, including us, haven’t integrated Siri in their daily lives. Two of the most common complaints about Siri are its lack of contextual understanding and learning user preferences, and Apple is set to address both these issues in the next iOS version. Read more

Apple vs Samsung

Apple vs Samsung Battle is Getting Closer Than Ever

Remember the famous ‘If you don’t have an iPhone, you don’t have an iPhone’ ad? It was an affirmation of the deep love Apple users have for their devices. This unparalleled customer delight has been a key contributor to Apple’s dominance in the smartphone market. But now, Apple’s biggest competitor – Samsung – has come within a whisker nullifying this advantage. Read more

Apple Watch and AirPods

This Guy Thinks Apple is Underpricing its Products. He is Kind-of Right!

Scanning through Apple news all day is a perk of my job. Most of the articles I read talk about rumoured Apple products or some happening at the company. But at times, something comes up that makes me rethink my understanding of Apple. I came across one such post on the blog called Above Avalon.

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