Share your tips and tutorials

Share your tips and tutorials Tips & Tricks

How do I perform a soft reset on my iPad? How can I save power on my iPhone 4? From time to time we like to share tips and tutorials on ways to improve your experience with your favorite device. We’re looking for your tips and tutorials too. Share them here and we’ll send you […]

3 ways to be sure you don’t miss a thing

3 ways to be sure you don’t miss a thing Community / Prizes & Discounts / Tips & Tricks

We often announce new products, giveaways and promotions, but not everybody is aware. We know you’re busy. It’s practically impossible to keep up with everything we’re doing on any given day, so here are three ways to stay informed. You don’t want to miss a sale, right? 1. Subscribe to our blog to get new […]

How to multitask on iPhone iOS 4

How to multitask on iPhone iOS 4 Tips & Tricks

We have spent a chunk of today eagerly playing with our iPhone’s new operating system, iOS 4. There has been plenty of discussion about iPhone multitasking on Twitter, so I thought I’d post a quick summary. Gizmodo explains it well: Double-clicking the home button will open a tray showing all running applications. Switching to another […]

A map tip

A map tip Tips & Tricks

I recently learned a valuable lesson during a family road trip to Seaside, Florida. The first part of the drive from Nashville was pretty simple, but then it became a little tricky as we got closer to Florida. Pouring rain and darkness made watching for the frequent turns every 10 to 20 miles difficult. Worse, […]

Got iPad? Got tip? Got trick?

Got iPad? Got tip? Got trick? Community / Tips & Tricks

We’re putting together The Essential iPad Tips & Tricks Guide, but we can’t do it alone. Well, we could do it alone, but that’s lonely. Want to help us? Please leave me a comment here with your favorite iPad tip or trick, leave a few if you have more than one you’d like to share. […]

How to clear your iPad cache, cookies and history

How to clear your iPad cache, cookies and history Tips & Tricks

UPDATED 26 JULY 2012 Our April 2010 How-To on clearing the cache, cookies and history off your iPad  proven to be one of our most popular blog posts, netting approximately 1 skillion views in its lifetime.  But with iOS 5 came some updates which mean we need to update our How-To.  Some things have changed, […]

iTunes has stopped updating this podcast

iTunes has stopped updating this podcast Tips & Tricks

I subscribe to 141 podcasts. I’m a huge fan of both professional and amateur podcasting. Like many of you, iTunes is my podcatcher of choice. I love the fact that iTunes automatically updates my podcast library with new episodes everyday, but there’s one little thing that drives me nuts. I’m not sure why it is […]

Will it charge my iPad?

Will it charge my iPad? Tips & Tricks

With the announcement of our PowerJolt and PowerBlock products for iPad we’ve received loads of questions about power: Will my previous devices work with iPad? Can I use iPad chargers with my other Apple products? How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? iPad takes 2.1 amp to properly charge new […]

Soft Reset your iPod or iPhone

Soft Reset your iPod or iPhone Tips & Tricks

I asked our technical support and customer service manager, Rachel, what question our support team receives the most. The #1 issue is that the iPod/iPhone and third party products do not always communicate well. For example, she explained that occasionally customers will hear the iTrip take away the static on their radio, but won’t hear their […]

Use your iPhone or iPod to help you sleep

Use your iPhone or iPod to help you sleep Tips & Tricks

There’s a great post on iVillage by Karen Springen explaining ways you can use your iPhone or iPod to help you sleep. Springen recommends searching for soothing songs on iTunes, an array of ambient sound apps and white noise. I’ve used the free, White Noise Lite app before, it’s great. She also suggests choosing music […]