Saving Your iPhone Photos Requires Hacking

Saving Your iPhone Photos Requires Hacking

There’s a new feature on your iPhone (enabled by default) to save your pictures in a different format called “High Efficiency Image Format”. Sometimes you’ll see this new format with either .heic or .heif filename extensions. They’re great and reduce filesystem storage; however, if you download them off your phone for archival purposes, chances are […]

iPhone Conspiracy or Thoughtful Company?

iPhone Conspiracy or Thoughtful Company?

According to benchmarks by Geekbench’s, John Poole, the iPhone 7 and 6s actually do become slower with age. After further investigation this is a feature designed to allow the phone to remain powered on for longer with the drawback of the CPU being downclocked. This is great if you are not near a charger and […]

Apple’s Fake It Till You Make it Moment

Apple’s Fake It Till You Make it Moment

Steve Jobs’ presentation of the first iPhone was all smoke and mirrors… In 2007 when the world was introduced to the iPhone there were so many glitches and bugs in the device that it was switched out and for other devices during the presentation that were pre-loaded to different screens so as to give the […]