iphone

Ask LH: What's The Cheapest Way To Buy An iPhone On Telstra?

Hi Lifehacker, I want to change back from an Android to an iPhone 6. I am a Telstra fan and have no intention of going with another network. I am also a fan of finding the best possible price or deal. Is there anywhere that offers Telstra iPhone plans with any kind of discount or added incentive?


Set Your iPhone To Use Speakerphone By Default

If you’re on a long drive or just prefer to use speakerphone generally, it’s a pain to set it every time you pick up a call. The iPhone’s accessibility options let you set this as a default.


Use Cable Ties To Make An iPhone Cycling Mount

You can buy dedicated iPhone bike mounts if you’re so inclined, but this nifty hack makes it simple to affix an iPhone in a secure case to the front of any bike at very low cost.


Now Would Be A Good Time To Change Your iPhone's Passcode

Still using a four digit passcode to lock your iPhone? You should probably change that to a complex passcode, thanks to a new hardware hack.


How Apple Jacked Up iPhone 6 Pricing In Australia

Apple’s new skinny MacBook costs essentially the same in Australia as the US, with the pricing matching closely when you factor in exchange rates and taxes. But the declining Australian dollar also means that if you want to buy a new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, it will now cost a lot more than when the phone launched last September.


Ask LH: Should I Buy An iPhone 4S In 2015?

Hi Lifehacker, I am trying to find a good cheap smartphone for around $200. Right now the iPhone 4S seems like a good option, though I realise there’s a risk it will not be able to run iOS 9 when that appears at the end of this year. Is it a good idea to get a refurbished iPhone?


Get Your iPhone's Touch ID Working Again By Retraining It

Apple’s Touch ID is great — when it works. If you’re having some trouble with your iPhone recognising your fingerprints, it’s time to train it a little more.


Briefly: Pop Danthology 2014, Telstra Fined $102k, Old Terror Hoax Lives On

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: 2014’s best pop music mashup, get the movie Pacific Rim on Google Play for free, stupid 13-year-old internet hoax gets a terror injection.


Briefly: Ice Cream Time-Lapses, Mustache Removal, $399 iPhone 5c

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Get an iPhone 5c for $399, how to remove your mustache without shaving, melting ice cream.


Toggle Your iPhone's Brightness With A Home Button Triple Tap

iOS: We all know that easily changing the brightness of your phone is handy for night usage. In iOS 8, you can set your home button to toggle your screen brightness level on your iPhone or iPad.