Tag Archive: Silent


How The iMac Cooling Fan Stays So Silent [Patent]

Ever wonder how your iMac stays so silent, despite being equipped with three separate fans? A new patent application, published Thursday, details the innovative computer fan used in present generation Macs and MacBooks. The patent application describes several different embodiments…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Coffity Adds Coffee-Shop Ambience To Your Creepy, Silent Office

  Coffity is an app that turns your too-quiet (and frankly pretty creepy) home office into a buzzing coffee shop, only without the jerk who’s hogging the single power outlet all frikkin’ morning after buying one measly coffee. And not…Read more ›

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Set “Do Not Disturb” to Always Be Silent on the iPhone

Do Not Disturb mode turned ON in iOS

Do Not Disturb is an excellent feature of iOS that, when turned on, mutes notifications and alerts for all incoming calls, messages, and apps. It’s easy to toggle on and off, providing for some digital peace and quiet with a quick switch. But if you’re actively using an unlocked iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch while Do Not Disturb is on, the alerts, calls, and  [Read More…]

Set “Do Not Disturb” to Always Be Silent on the iPhone

Do Not Disturb mode turned ON in iOS

Do Not Disturb is an excellent feature of iOS that, when turned on, mutes notifications and alerts for all incoming calls, messages, and apps. It’s easy to toggle on and off, providing for some digital peace and quiet with a quick switch. But if you’re actively using an unlocked iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch while Do Not Disturb is on, the alerts, calls, and  [Read More…]

Set “Do Not Disturb” to Always Be Silent on the iPhone

Do Not Disturb mode turned ON in iOS

Do Not Disturb is an excellent feature of iOS that, when turned on, mutes notifications and alerts for all incoming calls, messages, and apps. It’s easy to toggle on and off, providing for some digital peace and quiet with a quick switch. But if you’re actively using an unlocked iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch while Do Not Disturb is on, the alerts, calls, and  [Read More…]

Know Who is Calling Even if iPhone is Silent with Custom Vibration Alerts

Custom vibration alerts for iPhone contacts

Have you ever wished there was a way to know who was sending you a text or giving you a phone call when your iPhone is on silent mode, resting in your pocket or purse? You hear the buzz, but by default you’ll have no way to differentiate that from anyone else. It turns out there is a way to determine who is calling while  [Read More…]

Keep Your iPhone From Buzzing When In Silent Mode [iOS Tips]

I keep my iPhone in silent mode most of the time; custom ringtones mean relatively little to me. However, as anyone who keeps their iPhone on silent at work knows, text messages and other notifications that come in can still cause the iPhone to vibrate. This can be a little embarrassing, especially if you have set your iPhone on a particularly resonant surface, like a meeting table or a classroom desk,  [Read More…]

Ignore Unwanted Contacts With A Silent Ringtone [iOS Tips]

We all have that contact or three that just can’t seem to take a hint. They keep calling and calling, and we really just need to get our work done. If you use the audible ringer on your iPhone, there’s a way to ignore that caller (along with any other folks you’d like to selectively mute) with a silent ringtone.

First of all, you need to get a silent  [Read More…]

Use a Silent Ringtone to Ignore Specific Callers to Your iPhone

Use a Silent Ringtone on iPhone to ignore specific callers

Though you can send calls directly to voicemail and mute incoming calls, you can’t really block a specific caller on the iPhone. Rather than keeping your phone on silent all the time, you can selectively mute only specific callers by using a special silent ringtone and assigning it to a Contact you want to ignore.

Here’s how to make a silent  [Read More…]

Download Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1 [Fixes Silent / Mute Button Problems]

Download  Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1 to fix Silent / Mute button problem on iPhone 4, 3GS after jailbreak iOS 4.3.3. iH8sn0w the developer behind sn0wbreeze has just releasedIf you didn’t jailbreak your device on iOS 4.3.3 yet:If you still didn’t jailbreak your device, you can follow our previous guide Click Here with using snOwbreeze 2.7.1 to untethered jailbreak iOS 4.3.3.If you already have jailbroken device on iOS 4.3.3 :If youre already jailbroken at 4.3.3 (by either redsn0w or custom  [Read More…]