Maybe you’ve already updated to it, maybe you haven’t. Either way, Apple released their latest version of their new iOS 7 software is for download on the 26th of September. With a relatively small update in size, the iOS 7.0.2 update is available for iPod Touch, iPad 2 or newer and iPhone 4 or newer and it:
- Fixes bugs that could allow someone to bypass the Lock screen passcode
- Reintroduces a Greek keyboard option for passcode entry
If you’ve already updated to iOS 7, you may thoroughly be enjoying all the new features packed into the Apple operating system. But, let’s be honest for a second, between some of the new features like Control Center, AirDrop and iTunes Radio, as well as some of the updates to things like Notification Centre, Multitasking, Photos, Siri and the awesome Parallax effect,you might not be using all of them. There are probably some features you could turn off that are adding unnecessary strain on your iDevice battery. If this sounds like you, here are some iOS 7 Battery Saving Tips to prevent your battery from dying too quickly.
iOS 7 Battery Saving Tips
1. Disable Background App Refresh
Settings > General > Background App Refresh
A nice-to-have feature that isn’t so nice to the battery...
After 668 days and 208 241 views at the time of writing this, It’s time to move How To Work My Apple Device….
The articles and content will be moving an extension of my own website. The reason for moving the site is simple… More activity. With How To Work My Apple Device currently on its own domain, separate from where I have been giving my blogging attention, the fact of the matter is that I have not given my closest attention this site. After thinking about it, it makes more sense to make this move and integrate the articles seamlessly between my other content where my goal is to cater for a broader audience and possibly expand the readership.
How To Work My Apple Device will now be available from www.glynnryan.co.za/category/how-to-work-my-apple-device … Or just click here.
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Last week I was given the opportunity to test the new smarter, safer, further, 4th generation 2013 Subaru Forester XT, by Subaru Centurion. With more focus on the Subaru BRZ lately, I feel the Forester has been neglected and is well-deserving of some attention in the spotlight.
2013 Subaru Forester XT Review
A Subaru Forester might not be your first choice for an exciting car to drive, but this version takes its breakfast with a turbo-charged shot of 95 octane petrol.
Now in its 4th generation, the exterior of the Forester has held onto some elements from the previous generation Forester you’ve come to know, while also offering more refined styling in other aspects of the design... Read More
94.7 Highveld Stereo in partnership with MTN had a lot of us up bright and early to be at the Highveld Stereo studios on Friday morning. Why? To officially launch Joburg Day 2013 happening on 14 September 2013 at Crocodile Creek Polo Club.
Darren Simpson and the rest of the Breakfast Xpress crew revealed MTN as their partner for this year’s Joburg Day, as well as confirming some of the acts for the day.
Joburg Day 2013
After an awesome Joburg Day in 2012 this year’s will be just as awesome, if not better! Some of the acts for the day include The Parlotones, GoldFish, Locnville, Lloyd Cele, Blackbyrd, Elvis Blue, Jack Parow and Daniel Baron to name a few.
By providing a stage to showcase some of our awesome home-grown talent for fellow Gauteng residents and anyone else who might be in the a... Read More
With all the events and things happening in Cape Town, I didn’t want this one to slip through the cracks. Everyone likes to dress up, so don’t look at me like you’re Jack Sparrow, The Wizard of Oz or some buff gym oke… Hey, there’s some ideas for you to use the Costume in July party happening in Cape Town. . .
Costume in July
Costume in July will be taking place at Trinity in Cape Town on 6 July 2013, starting at 20:00 and 85 South African Rond will get you in. With Brandon Leigh as your host for the night, no limit to the theme and an awesome mix of music, you can “B whoever you want to B”. . . Read More
Being the original form of social networking, where people could communicate, share ideas and thoughts, radio has changed over the years. Embracing the change in social networking and aiming at creating an entertaining and engaging form of media, 94.7 Highveld Stereo/94.5 Kfm on Monday announced the launch of their new smartphone-based game in association with Samsung – Star Power.
The game is a world-first that entices people to play games on their smartphone, which you already check more than 30 times a day. By merging radio and the interactivity of a GPS-based game, 94.7 Highveld Stereo/94.5 Kfm and Samsung have come up with this concept that will kick-off on Monday, 3 June 2013. Read More
I don’t know about you, but I’m not very fond of the camera. That, and it doesn’t seem to like me. I never know what to do, how to smile, more teeth? Fewer teeth? I just never know. But clearly it seems I’ve been doing it wrong.
A friend of mine from a company called Talent Box contacted me about a shoot they’re doing in association with Premier Hotels and Resorts on the 8th of June 2013, and maybe you’d like to go? It’s happening at Premier Hotel OR Tambo. It’s a full package and a full day, with a team of photographers and creative directors, 2 wardrobe changes and 2 hair and makeup changes, as well as 30 fully edited images for you to keep afterwards.
The entire gig costs R3 500 and is a pretty shweet deal considering what will all be happening on the day... Read More
Last week I wrote an article about the “Drive-Dry” campaign and promoting the “drive dry” attitude amongst friends, family and fellow countrymen of South Africa. After writing the article, I was contacted about a new app from SPAR, called “Dryver” and thought you might like to know a bit more…
Dryver – The Social Media Network that Gets You Home Safely
As you may know, TOPS at SPAR have more that 500 stores across Southern Africa and are known for their edgy marketing and advertising campaigns. This led them to launching, a SA first, social network incorporated and innovative new app aimed at people who are out and over the legal drinking limit, but don’t want to drink and drive.
With the new zero drinking limit legislation imminent, TOPS at SPAR has taken the lead in addressing the issue,... Read More
If you’ve been following the local music scene, went to the Bon Jovi concert in Jozi this last saturday, or even been tuning into 94.7 Highveld Stereo‘s Kia Take40Sa, by now you should have heard about Daniel Baron. Maybe you’ve even heard some of his music… But have you heard one of his latest songs? With an awesome colab with ProVerb on a song from Daniel’s debut album entitled “It’s Time” comes “Not Here” – Daniel Baron feat. ProVerb. If you haven’t heard it, it sounds a little something like this. . . Read More