All Apple fans can download and install virtual reality iPhone apps. This is a fun way to look at calendar events, answer handset calls and read text messages [learn how to change iPhone Home button click speed]. Everything can be accessed within your new virtual world. It’s a cool thing and you should give it a try if you haven’t already discovered HTC VR options for your iDevice.
There is a free application that makes iPhone virtual reality so real. It is called HTC Vive. You can get the free program on App Store and since it is available free of charge – why not checking it out?
HTC is known for its virtual reality world. The company put much effort and created an interesting option that can be enjoyed by millions of users from all over the world. There are interesting options you can get once you install the addition. All virtual reality experience on iPhone is related to your calls, messages and calendar events. This is what you can access from within the new reality.
Android users who install their app version get more elements [learn how to clear iPhone app cache] since iOS application has some limits. For example, they can send canned responses back to messages and calls. iPhone owners cannot do this trick. Still iOS devices also boast nice functionality when they have virtual reality installed on them.
It is curious that Apple has plans to create virtual reality phone. We’ve heard such rumors but no one can tell you when exactly the Cupertino giant is planning to unveil it and present to general public. For now you can only try HTC Vive free application and see what it offers to your iOS 9 iPhone.
Did you know that you can actually adjust your iPhone Home button click speed? This is the most used button in Apple mobile devices that have only one main button on the screen [here is how to create iOS 9 virtual Home button]. Most clicks and taps are done through your Home button and the speed can mean a lot.
You might need to change iPhone Home button click speed to avoid bypassing Home screen and launching your app switcher instead. If the click is registered too quickly this is what happens and you can change this situation.
How to Adjust Click Speed of Home Button on iPhone
Step 1. Access Settings app on iOS 8 or iOS 9 iPhone. This is the start of all changes you can add to your smartphone.
Step 2. Go to General menu.
Step 3. Select Accessibility section.
Step 4. Do you see Call Audio Routing option? Your Home Button adjustments are available under it.
Step 5. You can now change the Click Speed which is standard by default. You can make it Slow or choose Slowest mode.
Step 6. The iPhone should vibrate to demonstrate your chosen Home button click speed. If you are satisfied with how you can access app switcher (double click) and Accessibility (triple click) save the new changes.
Users who didn’t like how quickly their Home button was registering clicks can enjoy slower actions. If you are tired of your iPhone Home button becomes too slow you can always adjust it again and make quicker by selecting the default speed.
Have you updated to iOS 9.3.1 on iPhone? You might wish to use Night Shift and Low Power mode simultaneously. However when you choose one of the modes the second one usually gets disabled automatically. The two popular options could also work together if you know simple trick and follow our guide below.
We’ll explain how to enable Night Shift mode and have Low Power mode on as well. This can be achieved on iOS 9.3.1 that is the most recent public iPhone firmware version released this spring. Here is what you should do.
How to Enable Low Power Mode on iPhone
Step 1. There is no need to ask Siri as it won’t enable both Night Shift + Low Power mode at the same time anymore. Apple fixed this option in its iOS 9.3.1 update.
Step 2. Choose Settings menu and select Display & Brightness. Choose Night Shift as there are some adjustments you have to apply first.
Step 3. Disable both Schedule and Turn On options. Say Hey Siri option and your personal assistant would be activated. Ask Siri to turn on Low Power mode.
Step 4. Tap on Home button and you’ll return to Night Shift menu.
Step 5. Turn on Night Shift manually.
Now you have both Night Shift and Low Power mode enabled. Just remember that with both modes being on your iPhone battery life would drain faster.
What do you think about iOS 9.3.1 features and this simple trick?
Usually when you answer a phone call on iPhone while listening to music your firmware will automatically pause the song until the call ends. Still not all users are happy with iPhone resume music after call option. You can change this on iOS 9 if you have a jailbroken smartphone.
Use Pangu tool to jailbreak your iPhone. This program supports several iOS 9 platforms up to iOS 9.1 which is also supported by the untethered iPhone jailbreak from the Chinese group of hackers. So if you were lucky to jailbreak this system you can download one jailbreak tweak and enjoy more features than non-jailbroken users.
How to Stop Music Playing After Phone Call
Step 1. Go to Cydia store on iPhone and download the tweak PauseAfterCall. Its title speaks of the option you’ll get.
Step 2. Install the iOS 9 tweak. This program supports Pandora, Spotify and other music applications. Unfortunately it won’t work with Music app by Apple but many other third-party tools are supported.
Step 3. There are no configurations.
Step 4. Now with the iOS 9.1 Cydia tweak installed you can listen to music and it won’t resume playing after you get a phone call. The program should simply prevent the song from being resumed after your call ends.
Step 5. If you want to listen to the song that was interrupted by a call you can start it manually. This is a nice extra feature many iOS 9 users should be happy to get. It’s also nice that the Cydia tweak is free to use.
Most iPhone and iPad users prefer to back up their smartphone / tablet once in a while. Some use iTunes to reach this goal. Great, let’s imagines you have several backup copies of your gadget but now you wish to find iPhone backup on iTunes location [here is how to recover iPhone videos from backup]. Where should you look at?
When you know the exact place where your backups are located you are free to delete, move them or extract contents from backup with third-party tools.
Where Is My iTunes Backup Stored on My Mac Computer
Step 1. Launch Finder.
Step 2. Select Go option and choose Go to Folder.
Step 3. You need to type this location:
Step 4. Finder can open the folder with all your backups for you.
Step 5. You can now work with the iPhone backup folders.
Step 2. Type %appdata% and click Enter and you’ll launch AppData folder.
Step 3. You can now open Apple Computer – choose MobileSync and find Backupfolder. The full location for backups on Windows machines is called \Users\(username)\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\.
Step 4. Since you have found the correct folder you can delete backups you don’t need, browse through folders, move them etc.
Since it’s hard to identify which backup is meant for which iDevice you should launch iTunes and choose Edit – Preferences to select the Devices menu and find the list of all your gadgets with their backup dates. Knowing these dates you can figure out what backup files you have on your computer.
Are you tired of politics? Some users start to wonder ‘How do I block content on Safari?’ as they are too tired of constant political coverage in the U.S. Great news! You are able to block any topic in your iOS 9 Safari browser on iPhone and iPad [if you are using this browser on Mac here is the fix to Safari Mac issue]. Learn how you can manage this.
There is once content blocker you can take advantage of and all politics will disappear from your browser while you are surfing the web via Safari. This works on both iPad and iPhone running iOS 9 Apple mobile firmware version.
How to Block Content on Safari
Step 1. There is no need to pay for an opportunity to block content Safari iPhone since there is a free application you can download and use. It is called Politics Filter and you can get it from App Store.
Step 2. Install the app. This program will filter your links and block everything related to politics. There will be no images, sites and links in Safari if you try this tool.
Step 4. Select General menu and you will see Content Blockers there.
Step 5. Turn on Politics Filter in your Content Blockers menu. This way iPhone Safari block content feature will work with everything that mentions politicians or politics news. Filter will start working once enabled and you will see no politics text, links and images.
Even though iOS 9.3 is currently available as beta firmware there are users who might want to create iOS 9.3 nested folders. Developers and public beta testers are now searching for bugs and problems in iOS 9.3 beta 4 which is the most recent firmware update offered by Apple.
Creating folder within another folder and this is exactly what iPhone nested folders iOS 9.3 is – is a nice glitch popular among many users. You can use these folders to remove icons and change the look of your Home screen.
If you think that your iOS 9.3 screen is cluttered and needs organization you can place a folder inside a folder [learn how to access iPhone folders through USB]. No one knows if Apple removes the glitch or let it remain on upcoming platform update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Guide on How to Make Nested Folders on iOS 9.3
Step 1. Here is what you need to do. Install iOS 9.3 beta on your iPhone if you are a registered developer or public beta tester. Enter the toggle mode on your smartphone.
Step 2. Continuously click on the open folder after entering the toggle mode.This way you will be able to make nested folders.
The process might sound undetailed still nested folders are available on both iOS 9 and iOS 9.3 beta and there is no need to jailbreak your Apple gadget to make such folders on your iDevice. Would iOS 9.3 jailbreak be possible? It is unclear at the moment and there are hackers who managed to jailbreak this beta firmware but their solution might never become public.
iPhone Space Invaders is a fun game you can play right from your Home screen if you are running iOS 9 platform. This classic game is available to all users who are jailbroken. Right now you can only jailbreak iOS 9 – 9.0.2 iPhone with Pangu since Apple patched the exploits starting with iOS 9.1 upgrade.
There is one cool jailbreak tweak you can use. It is called SpringInvaders. If you install this tool from Cydia store [you can download it from the BigBoss repo at $0.99] you’ll get a chance to play your favorite classic arcade right from iPhone Home screen.
Since you’ll be playing from your Home screen you will see no aliens. Instead you’ll have to shoot your iOS 9 or iOS 8 app icons on iPhone and control the spaceship to fight with them. Move the spaceship by tilting right / left and tap on the screen when you are ready to fire bullets at the application icons. This game is pretty fun especially if you are jailbroken.
You will score 10 points for each bullet that reaches its aim. If you miss a shot you’ll lose 5 points [here is the list of top free 2016 iPhone games]. If you wish to shoot several app icons at once you can tap – hold on your display and create a huge sized bullet.
You can configure the game using Settings. Turn it on and off. Launch the game using Activator gesture [remember to set it up in Settings] and select difficulty level. Isn’t it fun to play the game like this on your iPhone right from the Home screen?
Would you like to upgrade to 128GB iPhone 6 or 6s? Many Apple fans are dreaming about the latest smartphone model however this is pricey and not all users can make this dream come true. If you are in Shenzhen you can easily upgrade the iPhone internal storage from 16GB to 128GB and this wouldn’t cost too much.
Apple gadgets with the bigger storage are always more expensive and thus many customers have to order 16GB or 32GB models. Luckily there is a workaround that can help you upgrade to 128GB deviceat just $60. There is a company in Shenzhen called BeSound and it allows iPhone owners upgrade their internal storage at the cheapest price possible.
If you wish Apple to bump up your 16GB smartphone you’ll have to pay $100. Of course, the upgrade from 16GB to 129GB iPhone in Shenzhen is not officially offered by Apple. Local companies are happy to offer you more storage if you agree to voice your warranty. The service is not free, you’ll pay $60 and pay even less if you are ok with getting only 32GB or 64GB of storage [this would be $20 and $35 correspondingly].
It’s interesting that the little hack takes about half an hour. In just 30 minutes you’ll own the iPhone 6 or even 6 Plus with internal flash storage. Of course, the extra storage is not produced by Apple. It is manufactured by Toshiba.
All your information will be transferred to your new storage option. This means you won’t lose any data during the procedure while you are still advised to back up before you do anything. The report states that only iPad Air and iPhone 6 users can upgrade their storage. Users with older models might be also able to order the service. As for the iPhone 6s iOS 9 handset owners – they will have to wait for the Shenzhen companies to improve their tool.
Is it possible to protect iPhone from theft? This is a very popular smartphone and even though Apple is doing everything to help users secure their smartphones, you should also take care of this issue and use additional methods. For example, if you are jailbroken you can secure iPhone from theft using Cydia jailbreak tweak.
Keep on reading and you’ll learn some tips and secrets that can be really useful and truly secure the handset you own. Currently you can only jailbreak on iOS 9 up to 9.0.2 version. If you are running iOS 9.1 or 9.2 you’ll have to wait for hackers to present a new jailbreak for these platforms. Pangu jailbreak team hasn’t released any iOS 9.2 updates yet.
How to Protect Your iPhone from Theft
Step 1. Download special iPhone theft protection tweak called PickPocket though repo.ziph0n.com and install this beta tool on your smartphone. Yes, it exists in beta stage at the moment. Still the program is fun to try.
Step 2. The tweak can restrict access to the iPhone when you want to turn off the device by holding down Sleep / Lock button. You’ll have to confirm this deciding by entering the correct iPhone password.
Step 3. If you enter wrong password your smartphone will be alarmed and it is impossible to disable the sound unless you enter the passcode. The physical volume button will not help you even reduce the sound level so it would be impossible for thieves to take the phone out of your pocket and try to turn it off right away without being noticed.
This is a fun tweak that can truly protect your iPhone from being stolen by ordinary thieves. What do you think?