Tag Archives: iphone

apple ios 9.1 and 9.2 updates break #iphone #wifi personal hotspot

apple ios 9.1 and 9.2 updates can break iphone wifi personal hotspot because the iphone wifi immediately connects to any pre-existing wifi hotspots thus blocking your iphone 3G/4G mobile hotspot


  • goto a location (ie a forest) where there are no other wifi hotspots
  • tether very very quickly before iphone gets a chance to connect to other wifi hotspots
  • disable every other wifi hotspot on your iphone as they connect and you may finally be able to tether your other device

or try these official suggestions

the #iamawitness anti-bullying #ipad #iphone #ios keyboard app from @goldrunllc features the best ever #mobdev video/gif #tutorial

the #iamawitness anti-bullying ipad iphone ios keyboard app from goldrun features the best ever 5 second mobdev video/gif tutorial – this is how video tutorials should be

ios app

they also have other ios keyboard apps that might feature the same brilliant video tutorial style

two #goodish reasons to replace your #flos #opensource #goog #android #mobile with a #closedsource #apple #ios #iphone

two goodish reasons to replace your opensource goog android with a closedsource apple ios iphone

1) When you crop a iphone photo it auto straightens it !

and if you live in London or Paris (or other big city)

2) Apple’s iOS iPhone 3D maps leave Google Earth 3D and Nokia Maps 3D looking old fashioned


apple ios iphone 3d map

apple ios iphone 3d map

apple ios iphone 3d map

apple ios iphone 3d map

usb ammeter and voltmeter

had some fun in the sun yesterday using a solar powered phone charger and usb ammeter and voltmeter to prove that iphones use 800 mA + and thats why they dont charge from most usb ports



also discovered that when the sun went in and the solar power dipped below what the iphone requires that once the iphone detected the dip it never charges again from that port until you unplug and replug the cable androids have no such problem

how to unlock a grey market O2 iphone

O2 claim you can unlock their phones in one of the following two ways

a) if they were bought from carphone warehouse put an O2 sim in them and “sync it with itunes via your pc”

b) if they were bought from an unknown source buy an O2 payg sim topup with £15 make 1 phone call top up the amount of the call you just made then wait 24 hours then call O2 for unlock code and they will deduct £15 from your balance


simples !!!

but no they are wrong when i try to use a lycamobile sim i now get

The SIM card that you currently have installed in this iPhone is from a carrier that is not supported under the activation policy that is currently assigned by the activation server. This is not a hardware issue with the iPhone. Please insert another SIM card from a supported carrier or request that this iPhone be unlocked by your carrier. Please contact Apple for more information.