ios 6

Another iOS 6.1 Bug Allows Thieves To Bypass Your Lock Screen

Researchers have discovered another lock screen bug in iOS 6.1. This one allows someone to get past your lock screen without a passcode and view that phone’s data after plugging it into a computer.


The Best Jailbreak Apps And Tweaks For iOS 6

With the new jailbreak for iOS 6, it’s time to start playing around with all the handy apps and tweaks on your newly-freed device. Here’s a look at some of our favourites available in Cydia for iOS 6.


Apple Acknowledges Do Not Disturb Bug In iOS 6 But Won't Fix It

iOS: Do Not Disturb is one of the more popular enhancements found in iOS 6, but since 2013 rolled around, many users have found that Do Not Disturb doesn’t switch itself back on according to schedule. Apple has acknowledged the bug, but says iOS users will simply have to wait until January 7 for things to return to normal.


Moshtix Adds Support For Passbook Tickets

Australian companies supporting the Passbook ticket manager feature in iOS 6 aren’t exactly thick on the ground, so every addition is welcome. Ticketing site Moshtix is adding support for Passbook, meaning you can store your concert tickets on your iPhone rather than having to print a PDF.


Switch Panorama Direction On iOS 6 With A Tap

The new panorama camera in iOS 6 is pretty handy when you want to take a big, wide picture, but it seems like it only allows you to go one direction. However, as Macgasm points out, you can switch the panorama direction with a tap.


Superior Replacements For All The Boring Stock iPhone Apps

With every iteration of iOS, Apple tweaks its system software a little, but the default set of apps remains largely unchanged since launch. For many of us, these basic apps just don’t cut it anymore. Here are the best alternatives to replace them.


Apple's User Guide Shows You Everything You Need To Know About iOS 6

iOS: Want to become more familiar with Apple’s new iOS 6 or the iPhone? Apple has recently published a 153-page manual that can teach you the ins and outs of both. The guidebook is available for free on iTunes.


The List Of iOS 6 Compatible Jailbreak Tweaks

iOS: Cydia themes designer Adam Insull has shared a giant list of all the jailbreak/Cydia tweaks that are compatible with iOS 6. Check out the shared doc to see what tweaks you’ll be able to use on a jailbroken iDevice.


Top 10 Secret Features Of iOS 6

Apple released iOS 6 this week, bringing a handful of new features to iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches. While they defined many of the flagship features, several were left unsaid. These are our 10 favourite secret features in iOS 6.


Ask LH: What's A Good Replacement For Apple's Unreliable New Maps App?

Dear Lifehacker, I just upgraded to iOS 6 and I’m liking most of the new features. However, the new Maps app is terrible. Is there a good replacement that won’t send me driving all over the place?