Apple Watch improves iPhone battery for some, ruins it for others

Apple Watch improves iPhone battery for some, ruins it for others

One thing to consider when you get your new Apple Watch is how it’s going to impact the battery life of your iPhone. You’re going to notice is one way or the other, but based on early reports, Watch may improve your iPhone’s battery life or destroy it.

Apple Watch passes with flying colors in scratch, water resistance and heart rate monitor tests by Consumer Reports

Apple Watch passes with flying colors in scratch, water resistance and heart rate monitor tests by Consumer Reports

The folks over at Consumer Report have tested different aspects of the Apple Watch — heart rate, step count, water resistance, usability casting and scratch test — to assess its performance in extreme real life conditions. 

Apple Watch 101: Status icons and what they mean

Apple Watch 101: Status icons and what they mean

One of the useful features of the Apple Watch is the status icons at the top (center) of the screen, as it quickly tells you when you glance at your watch if you’ve an unread notification and lots more.

Weekly Roundup: 10 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (April 26)

Weekly Roundup: 10 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (April 26)

In case you were busy last week and didn’t get a chance to take a look at Cydia, don’t worry as we have compiled a list of all the new tweaks that were released in the week which are worth checking out. It seems this week wasn’t so active compared to the previous one as it saw the release of 10 new jailbreak tweaks only.

The newly released tweaks range from bringing life to your notification banners to making it easier to capture and share screenshots on the go.

How to fix scratches on the stainless steel Apple Watch

How to fix scratches on the stainless steel Apple Watch

Bummed about all the scratches on your new stainless steel Apple Watch? Well, here is some good news for you. 

How to change and customize the watch face on your Apple Watch

How to change and customize the watch face on your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch ships with a variety of Watch faces that you can customize. You also can create a custom face based on your individual needs. Changing a Watch face is easy once you know how to do it. Read on to find out how to select a new face on your Watch and how to customize it to suit your needs.

Save 80% On the ‘Wi-Fi Hacking & Penetration Testing from Scratch’ Course Plus Top eLearning Courses [Deals Hub]

Save 80% On the ‘Wi-Fi Hacking & Penetration Testing from Scratch’ Course Plus Top eLearning Courses [Deals Hub]

If you’re looking to learn, you came to the right place. The iPhone Hacks Deals Hub is full of the courses you need to pick up all sorts of new skills, and you can save money along the way.

Apple Watch’s stainless steel casing reportedly getting scratched easily

Apple Watch’s stainless steel casing reportedly getting scratched easily

Many Apple Watch owners have been posting photos on Twitter and Instagram showing scratches on the stainless steel body of their two days old smartwatch.

Screenshot+ lets you capture and share screenshots easily [Jailbreak Tweak]

Screenshot+ lets you capture and share screenshots easily [Jailbreak Tweak]

Normally when you take screenshots on your iPhone by holding down the Home and the Lock buttons simultaneously, it will be saved to the Photos app where you can share it with your friends. Screenshot+ is an interesting jailbreak tweak that makes the sharing process much easier.

Muswitch replaces Recent Contacts and Favorites with media controls in the App Switcher [Jailbreak Tweak]

Muswitch replaces Recent Contacts and Favorites with media controls in the App Switcher [Jailbreak Tweak]

If you launch the App Switcher on iOS 8, you’ll notice a row of your recent and favorite contacts displayed right above the app preview cards. Muswitch is a new jailbreak tweak that replaces them with something that you’ll find more useful.