Tag Archive: Faster


iOS 7.1.1 Touch ID is not only more accurate, but faster

We knew Apple had improved Touch ID recognition in iOS 7.1.1, but now – thanks to Redditor iOSecure – we know how and why. Apparently, the reason that accuracy would decay over time was down to users screwing up their…Read more ›

Updated MacBook Air has faster processor and smaller pricetag

As expected, Apple has introduced its refreshed line of MacBook Air models this morning. The updates don’t bring any major changes, but sport faster versions of Intel’s Haswell processors, and are $ 100 cheaper than their predecessors. At time of writing,…Read more ›

Navigate Calendar Faster in Mac OS X with Gestures & Continuous Scrolling

Most users who want to see another day, week, or month in the Calendar app of OS X rely on using the mouse cursor to click the forward and backwards buttons, but that’s actually slower than relying on the lesser known continuous scrolling feature that’s built into the Mac Calendar app, which behaves much like … Read More

How To Get Media Into iTunes Faster [OS X Tips]

I’m all for getting my stuff into iTunes more efficiently, aren’t you? The default way for media to get to iTunes is like this: drag and drop a folder full of music or a video you’ve converted from DVD to…Read more ›

This Handy Web Tool Is A Much Faster Way To Search The App Store

Lets be honest, searching in the iTunes Store sucks, especially on the desktop. It’s often slow, and the results are difficult to navigate. Apple has tried to simplify things by displaying one result at a time in the App Store…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Fnd, A Simpler, Faster, Betterer iTunes Store Search

Can we all agree that iTunes’ App Store search is truly, truly awful? That you can not only never find what you’re looking for, but you have to wait forever for the results to load? Good. Then you’re going to…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Can You Charge the iPhone Faster with AirPlane Mode?

If you follow the general tech world through just about any medium, be it Twitter, Pinterest, or blogs, you may have seen a pretty bold battery charging claim gaining popularity lately, usually something along the lines of: “charge your iPhone twice as fast just by switching it into AirPlane Mode!” The theory behind that claim … Read More

Google Maps Now Advises iOS Users When Faster Routes Become Available

Google Maps’ latest update for iOS adds a new “Faster Route” feature, which notifies users in navigation mode when a quicker journey to their destination becomes available. The new feature works in conjunction with Google Maps’ existing ability to track…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Quick! Charge Your iPhone Or iPad Faster [iOS Tips]

You know those times when you are just about to head out of the house, and you grab your iPhone, only to notice that you’ve got hardly any juice left? Yeah, me too. When you need a quick charge on…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Swipe Between Open Apps Faster at the iOS Multitasking Screen

Most iPhone and iPad users know the iOS multitasking screen is where you can quit the apps you no longer want open, and it’s also where you go to switch between any of the open apps on the device. But if you have a lot of apps open, you may notice that switching from the … Read More