Some users reporting iOS 8 update stuck at ‘Update Requested'; Here’s how to fix it

Some users reporting iOS 8 update stuck at ‘Update Requested'; Here’s how to fix it

Earlier today, Apple released the eagerly awaited iOS 8 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

The surge in traffic seems to have overloaded Apple’s servers as users started reporting problems while trying to update their device.

How to add Custom Action Extensions in iOS 8

How to add Custom Action Extensions in iOS 8

Extensibility is one of the biggest features of the iOS 8 update that was released publicly earlier today. In this post we talk about Custom Action Extensions, that can modify the content of other apps to do things like translate text or autofill forms.

Apple switches Activation Lock on by default in iOS 8

Apple switches Activation Lock on by default in iOS 8

Leading up to the end of August of this year, there was a major push for manufacturers to install kill switches, whether it be software- or hardware-based, on any new devices launching from 2015 on. The bill was signed into law in California, and now it looks like Apple is planning for the changes.

How to add Share Extensions in iOS 8

How to add Share Extensions in iOS 8

iOS 8 was released earlier today, and one of my favorite features in the release is the Extensibility framework. It allows third-party developers to extend certain parts of their system.

How to use all the new iOS 8 features

How to use all the new iOS 8 features

The day that every iPhone, iPad and iPod touch user has been waiting for since June has finally arrived. Earlier this afternoon, Apple pushed out the highly-anticipated iOS 8 software update to the public for compatible devices. If you have just upgraded to the latest version, read ahead to learn how to use all the new iOS 8 features — even though some are missing — from top to bottom.

Take a look at the new Features in Safari in iOS 8

Take a look at the new Features in Safari in iOS 8

Safari is probably one of the only stock iOS apps that gets some attention in every major iOS software update. So not surprisingly, Safari has received an update in iOS 8 as well.

How to install third-party keyboards in iOS 8

How to install third-party keyboards in iOS 8

Apple released iOS 8 publicly earlier today, after months of beta releases. The update adds a variety of new features to iPhones and iPads, including the long-requested support for third-party keyboards.

Check out the new time-saving features in the Mail app in iOS 8

Check out the new time-saving features in the Mail app in iOS 8

We’ve seen some of the major new features and improvements that are coming to our devices in iOS 8 such as Notification Center Widgets, Interactive Notifications, Handoff, QuickType and third-party keyboard support, new features in Messages and lots more.

In this post, we take a look at the new features coming to the Mail, one of the most used apps.

iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus: How to test which size is right for you

iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus: How to test which size is right for you

Apple made the decision process for buying a new iPhone a little more challenging this year by releasing both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The former has a 4.7-inch screen, and the latter has a 5.5-inch screen, leading many users to debate which smartphone is right for them. Not to worry: here are two ways to test which size is right for you.

Camera Plus adds AirSnap, Family Sharing, Extensions and more in iOS 8 update

Camera Plus adds AirSnap, Family Sharing, Extensions and more in iOS 8 update

iOS 8 is out, and it’s a pretty big deal across the board. The developers behind Camera Plus have released version 4.0 for their popular app, and several new features have been added to the mix.