New Slync App Let’s You Discover What Others Around You Are Buying

Are you curious about what your trendy neighbors are buying and where they’re buying it? I recently interviewed Peter Babiy and Surge Stefoglo, two of the founders of a new app called Slync. The app allows you to discover what others around you are purchasing. Users post a picture, the price, and the location of the item purchased. Whether it’s your daily … Continue reading

iOS 6.1 available; adds ability to purchase movie tickets via Fandango using Siri

iOS 6.1 became available on Monday, and no doubt you will want to upgrade. If you’re in the habit of syncing with your desktop computer, you can simply connect your device and go into iTunes and click the Check for Update button. However, you may want to consider updating “over the air,” which requires a … Continue reading

WINNERS! iPhone Life’s Bi-Weekly Weekend Giveaway 2-25-13

Thanks to everyone who entered the iPhone Life Weekly Weekend Giveaway! We received entries from 499 people in 29 different countries this week! And we have now selected the winners.  And the winners are… (drumroll please): Lori M, John J, Robert P, Clifton V, Erika G, Benjamin E, Khang W, Jacquie W, Phyllis S, Ljiljana B, Sandra T, Carmen M, Kevin T, Tony … Continue reading

More and More Apps!

The iPhone Life magazine contest is announcing 50+ apps to win Monday! Visit to enter. You have until midnight Sunday to enter the giveaway. Winners will be selected at random. By entering the raffle, you are applying to win any of the weekend prizes. iPhone Life is not endorsing the products given away. Here are the hottest apps in this week’s contest: … Continue reading

Leaked Images of iPad Mini Casing Suggest Retina Display Coming

The rumor cycle regarding the forthcoming iPad mini with a retina display has now reached the leaked-images stage. Pictures of the supposed new device were recently posted to an Internet forum in China. The images show the back casing of the iPad mini, which is, tellingly, a bit thicker than the casing of the current … Continue reading

Apple Airs Two New iPad Commercials

Apple has two new fun and lively iPad commercials running on broadcast and cable networks. In each ad you see a rapid-fire series of words, each followed by a rapid display of specific apps. Its “Alive” spot, for example, includes the words awake, grow, shine, friend, Sunday, heart, flip, wave, and many more, so fast … Continue reading