Launched in 2011 as the hardware vanguard for Siri, the iPhone 4s was a big software leap for Apple. But iOS 10, which even focused on making Siri better than ever before, will not work on the iPhone 4s. Sad!
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Every time you upgrade an iOS device to a new version of the operating system, there's a brief window in which you can easily roll it back (just in case you come across a bug or two).
Apps misbehaving? Phone acting sluggish? If you're experiencing any kind of problem with your iPhone, then emptying out the device's RAM can often do wonders. It effectively ditches everything the phone was trying to juggle in its memory at once. Restarting your iPhone is one way of doing this, but there is a quicker option.
When Apple announced a surprise update to the iPod Touch last week, many sought to revisit the appeal of the device in a smartphone-saturated world. One major benefit of the updated iPod Touch is the improved camera. We did some tests to see if the latest iPod matches the camera quality of the latest iPhone.
Starting today, you can buy a gold iPod Touch. It's actually not as lame as it sounds. Beneath its golden shell, the iPod is starting to look a little bit like the low-cost phones that so many of its competitors are working on, too.
Books, magazines, comics, even photographs have already all made the move to digital. And finally, 65 years after coming up with a clever way to boost gum sales, Topps is bringing its iconic trading cards into the digital world with a new Star Wars app that lets collectors trade cards with anyone else on earth with an internet connection and an iOS device.
With iOS 7 due to land today, Apple seems to have decided to look after users with ageing hardware too. It now offers a 'last compatible version' of iOS apps if you attempt to download an app not supported by your current firmware.
One of the Apple's more polarising design choices with its mobile devices is the lack of a slot for an microSD card or similar avenue for expanded storage. Yes, you could just buy a non-Apple tablet or phone, but if you're just too attached to the hardware from the big white citrus, you should check out the iFlash Drive.
Apple has agreed to pay out a weighty $US53 million to settle a lawsuit that saw the company accused of not correctly honouring warranties of iPhone and iPod Touches, reports Wired. The settlement should, in theory, see tens of thousands of Apple customers previously refused repairs or replacement hardware under warranty receive cash payouts.
Come one, come all, we have iOS apps for the masses this week! We're giving a big shout out to parents this week with our best iPad apps. Between entertaining a crying kid and buying a pack of nappies with minimal effort, we're looking out for you. There's also a decent selection of new iPhone apps there for those with and without kids.
If your bedside table has become an unmanageable menagerie of phones, tablets, and other devices charging overnight, Griffin wants to bring order to your chaos of cables. The company's new PowerDock 5 charging station has a footprint no larger than an iPad, but can accomodate up to five tablets, or a mix of devices, and charge them all from a single power outlet.
The worst feeling in the world is when you know that you've lost one of your best gadgets. That sinking feeling as you realise what's on it, who might have access to it, and how much you might have to pay to get it back. Thankfully, we've just been shown here at Gizmodo first-hand how nice people can really be. This is the tale of how our own Elly Hart lost and found her precious iPod Touch thanks to one kind-hearted stranger.