‘NomadPlus’ turns your iPhone charger into a portable battery pack

‘NomadPlus’ turns your iPhone charger into a portable battery pack

The new NomadPlus battery pack is a small black case that snaps onto Apple’s USB charger that ships with the iPhone.

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T-Mobile Q2 2014 results reveal 1.5 million new customers and only a joke about the iPhone 6

T-Mobile Q2 2014 results reveal 1.5 million new customers and only a joke about the iPhone 6

On July 31, T-Mobile revealed the results of their second quarter, 2014, indicating a strong trend towards growth as the wireless carrier continues to bring in waves of new customers.

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Last Chance to Get GripGo, the Must-Have iPhone Grip for those on the Go [Deals Hub]

Last Chance to Get GripGo, the Must-Have iPhone Grip for those on the Go [Deals Hub]

Your phone is capable of doing a lot of things, from acting as your music player to being your go-to for directions, or being your means of communication. You don’t want to lose out on those features while you’re driving, but you can’t travel with phone in hand the entire way. Keep your eyes on the road and keep all the functionality of your phone right in front of you with the GripGo Universal Car Mount, on sale now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub–but the sale ends today.

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Shazam releases its Music Recognition app for Mac

Shazam releases its Music Recognition app for Mac

Shazam today released a new app in the Mac App Store that sits in the toolbar and listens for content. The app requires the microphone to permanently be turned as it is always listening for content that Shazam can recognize such as music, TV shows, and commercials.

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Apple may launch iPhone 6 on Tuesday, October 14

Apple may launch iPhone 6 on Tuesday, October 14

It has been widely speculated that Apple will launch the highly anticipated iPhone 6 is September.

Reports have indicated that Apple will launch the highly anticipated iPhone 6 either on a Friday, September 19 or September 25.

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QuickFolders provides quick navigation for folders on iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

QuickFolders provides quick navigation for folders on iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

If you have been reading iPhoneHacks for a long time, or even have been following for just a few months, you have probably seen some of the jailbreak tweaks for iOS folders we have covered in the past: FolderEnhancer, 7Folder Relayout, BetrFoldr and countless others. Now, we present you with QuickFolders. 

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Wallpaper Wednesday: 5 Gradient-Themed Wallpapers for iPhone

Wallpaper Wednesday: 5 Gradient-Themed Wallpapers for iPhone

We’re back with another edition of our Wallpaper Wednesday roundup, which we reintroduced because of popular demand. In the past few weeks, we highlighted 5 Nintendo-themed wallpapers and 5 Pokemon-themed wallpapers for iPhone and iPod touch. This time around, shifting away from the Nintendo theme, we have 5 gradient wallpapers to share.

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FCC responds to Verizon’s plans to throttle some customers with strongly-worded letter

FCC responds to Verizon’s plans to throttle some customers with strongly-worded letter

On July 27, it became known that Verizon would begin throttling some customers that still found themselves on unlimited data plans. The FCC Chairman has chimed in with his own thoughts on the matter, making his concerns quite clear.

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Mid-2011 MacBook Air EFI firmware update 2.9.1 released after issues found

Mid-2011 MacBook Air EFI firmware update 2.9.1 released after issues found

On July 21, Apple released an update for the mid-2011 MacBook Air, the EFI firmware update 2.9, that was meant to address many issues, but namely a problem with the device waking from sleep. Unfortunately, that didn’t go well, so they had to pull the update.

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Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 beta to developers

Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 beta to developers

As consumers wait for the public builds of OS X Yosemite to get released, Apple is still building OS X Mavericks to stay stable, and add features where necessary. Today, the company has seeded the first build of OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 to developers.

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