Tag Archive: Repairs


Tiny shock absorbers could save you a fortune in iPhone repairs

iPhones are pretty tough things, but despite all the Gorilla Glass and engineering magic Apple can throw at them, they’re still susceptible to broken screens when dropped. That could change in future iPhone models, with a newly-published patent application describing an automated mechanism for protecting the iPhone display with a method straight out of James […]

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How to save money on Mac repairs with your credit card’s extended warranty

Have you ever had an Apple product bite the dust only a few months after its warranty or AppleCare expired? Out-of-warranty repair costs can easily soar into the hundreds of dollars for Apple products, but if you purchased your Mac using a credit…Read more ›

LA Teachers Are Angry District Spent $1 Billion On iPads Instead Of Repairs

  The LA Unified School District made headlines when it pledged to make it rain iPads on students by spending $ 1 billion on Apple’s tablets, but teachers are more concerned of the rain leaking through their classroom roofs. The school…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Get Screwed: Mac Toolkit Perfect For Holiday Repairs

  As nerds, one of our Christmas holiday duties is to fix the computers of family and friends. And if the past is anything to go by, fixing Macs can mean opening them up for kitchen-table-top surgery. Hell, there’s even…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple To Begin Offering iPhone 5C & 5S Repairs In Store Soon

It still hasn’t been officially confirmed by Apple, but reports suggest that the company will soon begin offering iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C repairs in its retail locations — providing minor repairs and screen replacements for the two latest iPhone…Read more ›

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Apple To Begin Offering iPhone 5C & 5S Repairs In Store Soon

It still hasn’t been officially confirmed by Apple, but reports suggest that the company will soon begin offering iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C repairs in its retail locations — providing minor repairs and screen replacements for the two latest iPhone…Read more ›

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AppleCare+ Customers Can Now Get Repairs & Replacements While Abroad

applecareAppleCare+ subscribers can now get repairs and replacements for their iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches while they’re abroad following recent changes to the service. Subscribers were previously required to contact Apple in their home country, but now they can pop into any Apple retail store in territories where AppleCare+ is sold. Apple hasn’t quite made […]

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Apple Offering Free iDevice and Mac Repairs to Quake Victims

Click the image to open in full size. Apple is offering victims of the devastating Japanese earthquake earlier this year free repairs on their Apple products affected by the disaster. Note, this program only applies to Apple Stores in Japan. Although I’m sure if an individual were to have relocated to the United States or another country with an Apple product broken because of their time spent in Japan during the quake, accommodations could  [Read More…]

Apple Will Provide Free Repairs For All Devices Damaged By The Earthquake In Japan

Apple has always been a company committed to social and again shown not to be indifferent to the problems suffered by its customers. As reported by TUAW, Apple have decided to offer free repairs for all devices that were damaged after the earthquake in Japan last March.The list of devices that can benefit from this service includes Mac, Apple Cinema Display, iPhone, iPad, iPod. In short, the entire range of products that Apple may receive free treatment.This action  [Read More…]