I’ll never ditch my iPhone for the Galaxy S7

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A few days ahead of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge unveiling last month, I spent some time previewing both new phone models. I was thoroughly impressed. It’s impossible to draw any real conclusions in just a couple of hours, but Samsung’s new flagship phones were clearly class leaders in several key areas. The designs were sleek, the materials were premium, the displays were amazing and the cameras were remarkable.  Continue reading

Free up space on your 16GB iPhone 6s

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Apple didn’t increase basic storage space on new entry-level iPhones this year, which means the 16GB iPhone 6s is the cheapest new iPhone you can buy. It also means that you might run into storage issues on the handset regardless of Apple’s new iOS 9 features that are supposed to make more storage available to the user. Continue reading

Save iPhone 6s Messages to Computer for Backup Before Restoring from iCloud

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I switched from my iPhone 5S to the 6S.  My screen cracked on my new 6S and I went to the Apple Store to get it fixed .They said for the price of the screen they’ll just give me a new phone and swap it So, I backed up my phone in the store to the iCloud back up and restored to the new phone. My text messages were not there. After three representatives we found out that there is nothing I can do except go back to the original five as back up that was three weeks old They even sent me an email from the engineers saying there’s nothing they can do about this. Continue reading

iOS 9.2 Beta 4 Released – How To Download and Install

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From idigitaltimes: iOS 9.2 Beta 4 has been officially seeded to both developers and public beta testers today. If you’re a member of the Apple beta testing program or a member of the Apple Developer Program, you are now able to download and install the iOS 9.2 Beta 4. Continue reading

How to Restore iPhone 6s Call History Cleared After iCloud Restore?

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Some new iPhone 6s owners are not having a smooth transition from their old iPhones to the new one. Many of them have been suffering from loss of data when trying to move their data over from an older iPhone to the iPhone 6s and some users are reporting that call logs and text messages get cleared when they perform an iCloud restore. Continue reading

iPhone 6S Has Problem Apple Won’t Discuss – iCloud Backup Errors in iOS 9

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Report From Forbes Tech: The launch of new iPhones brings a new generation of iOS that invariably causes some problems to older models, but the latest and greatest iPhones always work perfectly. Some think it’s an upgrade conspiracy, others that issues are inevitable with older hardware. But now this unwritten rule has been broken… Continue reading

iOS 9 iCloud Backups Missing Information: Be Very Cautious about iCloud Restore iPhone 6s

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It has been a couple of months after the iOS 9 release and iPhone 6s went on sale. The annoying issue that messages, recent calls and even pictures and Apps settings are gone after an iCloud restore iPhone 6s with iOS 9 installed.. has flooded the Apple Support Forum. Here is a sad story.  Continue reading

iCloud Restore for iPhone 6s Caused Messages Missing, now what?

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My wife’s new iPhone 6s (with ios 9.0.2)has been having issues. We previously just used our computer so the iCloud backup/restore was kinda a mystery to me exactly what it does and does not do. Then I did a iCloud backup on her phone, reset, then restore from iCloud backup. The backup seemed to be restoring but when it appears to be done it went to the white screen with an apple logo. Had to do a power reset and the phone powered up. Seems that some settings were restored and some we not. The call history and message were lost which is the big issue.Continue reading

Backup iPhone 6s Data to Computer Before Restoring from iCloud

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I am trying to restore my new iPhone with my backup from yesterday. I changed from 6S+ 64 to 128 today and am having issues with the restore. Everything is fine until it goes to a white screen with the apple logo. It stays in that screen for hours and there is no status bar showing progress. Finally I restarted phone, power button + home. Continue reading