iPhone 4 Owners Start Receiving $15 Antennagate Settlement Checks

iPhone 4 Owners Start Receiving $15 Antennagate Settlement Checks

Early last year, Apple settled various class action lawsuits related to the iPhone 4′s antenna issues, offering $15 as a payout to affected users. First responders to the lawsuit, who didn’t want or receive the free bumper Apple promised, have now started receiving their $15 settlement checks.

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Basic iPhone Troubleshooting: Apple Recommends Hard Reset-Reboot Before Making Genius Bar Appointments

Basic iPhone Troubleshooting: Apple Recommends Hard Reset-Reboot Before Making Genius Bar Appointments

If you’re iPhone (or other iOS device) is having issues, and you want to book a Genius Bar appointment at your local store, Apple might ask you to take one little step first: Do a hard reset/reboot of your phone. And you know what, that’s a great idea.

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iPhone Spontaneously Combusts In Moscow

iPhone Spontaneously Combusts In Moscow

While the entire blogosphere argues over how “hot” the iPad exactly is, the folks at Planet iPhone bring us news about a spontaneous combustion of an iPhone 4 in Moscow, at an Apple service center.

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Apple Settles iPhone 4 Antennagate Lawsuit; Will Give Free Bumper or $15 to U.S. iPhone 4 Users

Apple Settles iPhone 4 Antennagate Lawsuit; Will Give Free Bumper or $15 to  U.S. iPhone 4 Users

When Apple launched iPhone 4, users reported reception issues when they held the iPhone in a particular way.

The issue which was dubbed Antennagate received so much negative publicity that Apple had to call a special press conference to talk about it and forced them to give away iPhone 4 bumpers or third-party iPhone cases to all iPhone 4 customers.

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iPhone Bug Allows FaceTime Calls Even With Passcode Lock

iPhone Bug Allows FaceTime Calls Even With Passcode Lock

A bug in iOS 5.0.1 can let a rogue person, in possession of your passcode protected iPhone 4 or iPhone 4S with voice dialing deactivated, make FaceTime calls and view certain fields of your contacts from the lock screen.

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How to Fix iMessage Bug That Prevents Messages From Being Sent to Users Who Have Switched From an iPhone

How to Fix iMessage Bug That Prevents Messages From Being Sent to Users Who Have Switched From an iPhone

If you’ve family and friends who have recently switched to an Android (we hope you tried your best to convince them against it) then here’s a tip that you might want to give them.

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iPhone 4S Call Audio Issues May Not be Fixed in iOS 5.1

iPhone 4S Call Audio Issues May Not be Fixed in iOS 5.1

Apple is yet to fix the call audio bugs plaguing iPhone 4S users (and maybe even iPhone 4 users) that we had reported couple of months back.

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iPhone 4 “Spontaneously Caught fire” While Charging

iPhone 4 “Spontaneously Caught fire” While Charging

Just when we thought that the incidents of an iPhone exploding in Brazil and self combusting on an Australian airline were isolated incidents, we have another iPhone user, this time a firefighter in the Pennsylvanian town of East Brandywine reporting that his iPhone 4 “spontaneously caught fire” while charging.

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How To Fix iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Wi-Fi Connectivity Issue After Upgrading To iOS 5

How To Fix iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Wi-Fi Connectivity Issue After Upgrading To iOS 5

Few days back Engadget reported that some users were facing Wi-Fi connectivity issues after upgrading to iOS 5 or iOS 5.0.1.

Based on this discussion thread, it seems to be affecting iPhone 4S, iPhone 4S, iPhone 3GS, the iPads and even iPod touch users.

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Some iPhone 4S Users Complaining About SIM Card Issues

Some iPhone 4S Users Complaining About SIM Card Issues

If complaints by iPhone 4S users of poor battery life and audio bugs were not enough, TUAW reports that some of them are facing a peculiar problem where their iPhone 4S stops recognizing their SIM cards.

Based on this discussion thread on Apple support forums, users are reporting that they receive an error message on their iPhone 4S stating that they either have no SIM card installed or their SIM is invalid.

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