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Tired of Your Drained iPhone 5 Battery? Read on!

iPhone screenWe all love Apple’s brand new smartphone, the iPhone 5. What we don’t love, however, is the battery life. Although the iPhone 5 is supposed to have the best battery life yet, it still doesn’t last as long as most other smartphones on the market. Did you know there are simple and effective ways to extend the life of your iPhone 5’s battery? Don’t forget, Switch Wireless is the king of iPhone repair so if these tricks don’t work, make sure you drop by. Here are some tips courtesy of the International Business Times:

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Are you a shutterbug like me? Unlocking your iPhone 5 can be a drag when wanting to take a quick picture. Solve this problem by accessing the camera from your lock screen. This is done by sliding up the camera button. You can also change the Panorama direction by hitting the directional arrow. …

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Do You Have these 5 iPhone Jailbreak Apps?

Are you thinking of getting your iPhone unlocked or jailbreaked? You’ve come to the right place. Here at Switch Wireless, we know how to jailbreak every make and model of the iPhone including the iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and iPhone 5.  Many people will tell you to do it yourself but you run the risk of damaging your iPhone if done incorrectly.  We can jailbreak your iPhone for under $40. We’ll also show you how to use it and have the most fun possible with your new jailbroken iPhone including some fun hacks and iPhone jailbreak apps. Here are five iPhone jailbreak iPhone apps you must get once you get your iPhone jailbreaked:

1. Dreamboard – Dreamboard is a must for your unlocked iPhone. Use this app to personalize your iPhone with a huge variety of themes. You can make your iPhone look like an Android, Mac OS X Lion or more. Using Dreamboard is easy. Install the app and choose your favorite theme.…

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Top 5 Apps You Need On Your iPhone Home Screen

The latest iPhone 5 has a larger screen which means you can fit an extra row of apps on your precious home screen. As you know, the home screen of your iPhone is the first place you see when you pick up your device or turn it on. Accordingly, your favorite apps should be placed on your home screen so you can access them readily whenever you need them. …

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iPhone 5S Rumors – Will it be Entirely Aluminum?

Here at Switch Wireless, we pride ourselves on being your number one source for iPhone 5S rumors (and possibly the iPhone 6 too if Apple decides to skip 5S). Yesterday we told you about leaked iPhone 5S photos that showed a longer and leaner iPhone. Today we’re talking about the latest rumor, an all aluminum version of the iPhone according to Forbes magazine.

Keeping in line with tradition, Apple will probably launch the next iPhone in the latter part of 2013. And because Apple is known for its shrinking simplistic design, an all aluminum model would allow them to do away with unnecessary room.  The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted Apple a patent this week for microslot antenna technology which would also shrink the hardware needed to run an iPhone.…

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9 Top Features of the Apple iOS 6.1 Update

The latest Apple iOS 6.1 Update to iOS 6.1 added LTE capabilities to over 30 additional iPhone carriers across the globe and the option to purchase movie tickets via the quirky personal voice assistant, Siri among other new features.

Don’t get too excited as this is a relatively minor update.  The update is being released to iPad, iPod touch and iPhone users today across the country.

Apple’s senior vice president, Philip Schiller, had this to say in his Monday statement, “iOS 6.1 is the world’s most advanced mobile operating system, and with nearly 300 million iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices on iOS 6 in just five months, it may be the most popular new version of an OS in history. iOS 6.1 brings LTE support to more markets around the world, so even more users can enjoy ultrafast Safari browsing, FaceTime video calls, iCloud services, and iTunes and App Store downloads.”

Here’s what you need to know about the Apple iOS 6.1 Update

  1. You can update to the latest Apple iOS 6.1 version over the air. You will be notified that the update is available in your settings.  You can also update to the newest version via iTunes.
  2. If you’re up for watching a movie, you can know purchase movie tickets via the personal voice assistant Siri…
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How To Fix iPhone Home Buttons

Is your iPhone home button not working properly? Is it driving you absolutely crazy? Don’t worry, you don’t need to purchase a new iPhone just yet (unless you want a reason to purchase the brand new iPhone 5!).  Here at Switch Wireless, we pride ourselves on being iPhone experts and today we’re talking about a subject we get asked about on a regular basis: how to fix iPhone home buttons. The following fixes work for all iOS devices as well, not just the iPhone.  We’ve tested them out on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

You’ve most likely come into this problem if you’re a long time Apple fan.  Because the home button is the only button one your iPhone, it gets used frequently, and when it becomes unresponsive, you are likely to become extremely aggravated.  …

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How the iPhone 5S Will Change Your Life

According to MacRumors, the highly anticipated iPhone 5S is expected to be launched by Apple in June or July of 2013.  Even though the world was just introduced to the massively popular iPhone 5, it seems as though we need to get ready for the next big thing, the iPhone 5S.  The iPhone continues to be one of the most popular smartphones on the planet.  This is largely due to its ease of use and functionality.  Every new iPhone promises to make our mundane, daily routine tasks easier and easier. Here are six possible ways the brand new iPhone 5S will change your life:

iPhone 5S: Brand New Super HD Camera/Screen

The brand new iPhone 5S will come with a super HD camera and screen according to reports circulating around the Internet.  The current version of the iPhone, the iPhone 5, offers customers an 8 megapixel camera, a 1.2 MP FaceTime Camera and a 4-inch Retina display.  Any improvement to this would be extraordinary and would allow Apple fans to take even better pictures and videos.

iPhone 5S: New and Improved Battery

Some analysts are predicting the brand new iPhone 5S will have a new and improved battery.  The iPhone 5 currently offers 8 hours of talk time on 3G, 8 hours of browsing time on LTE and 225 hours of standby time.  This will be a welcome addition as iPhone’s are notoriously bad at keeping a charge.  This means you won’t need to bring your iPhone charger, extra battery pack or car changer with you everywhere you go!…