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Jailbreaking Apple Devices: Pros and Contras

Sooner or later any Apple device owner fiddles with the idea of jailbreaking. In other words – breaking the severe restrictions Apple puts on the operating system and taking full control of the device. Thus you shall lose your warranty and will have to pay your own money to fix the device if it faults. On the brighter side, you won’t be prosecuted for jailbreaking the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Apple TV, because it is completely legal in the U.S. But the consequences are all yours. If you’re OK to face them, there’re some great advantages to gain form jailbreaking. (more…)

Apple Sues Mobile Star LLC

October 21, 2016: As a follow-on to our ‘fire-hot’ topic about burning iPhone 7: Apple sues Mobile Star, a manufacturer from New York for making and selling counterfeit charges and cables via Amazon. The consumer product safety and testing organization UL) published the report that stated among other things: fake Apple branded chargers “lack the safety features necessary to protects users from shock and fire hazards” and “were so poorly designed and constructed that they posed a risk of lethal electrocution to the user.” (more…)

AppleCare Warranty and Me

I love Apple, I love Macs and iPhones and I am completely sold. Not only is the brand acclaimed in marketing courses, it is truly a good and reliable brand. Macs never catch viruses, at least mine never have. However, I have a scary (or not too scary, depending on your computerless existence tolerance) story to tell… (more…)

Where All Memories Go

I just closed it and shelved it. Or rather, I put in on a table with some vague idea on my mind that I’d probably find another place for it. What’s it? My MacBook. (more…)

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