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The iPhone Thread. ISL: Remote Access Computers Via iPhone. Lots of solutions let you remotely view a computer using your smartphone, but almost all of them are tied to a specific operating system.

ISL: Remote Access Computers Via iPhone

ISL lets you remotely support Windows, Mac and even Linux computers using your iPhone/iPod or iPad. ISL works based on unique sessions and a session code is required to join an existing session. ISL is a great way to provide remote technical support to your clients. If your client has already initiated a session, all you need to do is join using the code they provided. You can then view their screen, walk them through various functionalities and even text chat with them. If you are creating a new session, you will need to have a valid ISL Online account which has a completely free 15 day trial but charges a nominal monthly fee after that. It is sad that the remote access feature only works on Windows based machines, but the plethora of features this app offers makes it a great tool. Features: 4 Reasons Not To Jailbreak Your iPhone, iPod Touch Or iPad. We love jailbreaking our iPhones, iPod touches, and iPads because it opens up it opens up so many great new possibilities.

4 Reasons Not To Jailbreak Your iPhone, iPod Touch Or iPad

It also has the potential to cause a lot of problems and headaches. Here’s why you might not want to jailbreak. Goodbye Stability and Safety While jailbreaking can provide you with plenty of options to increase the functionality of your iDevice, it can also cause things to work unexpectedly. Little extensions and add-ons can cause applications to crash, and you’re left to figure out what’s causing the problem yourself. Additionally, some security experts believe that jailbreaking your iDevice isn’t safe from a security standpoint. You Don’t Get to Update iOS as Soon or as Easily Updating a jailbroken device sucks.

You’ll Be Restoring Often Jailbreaking is fairly easy to do — when it works. Good Jailbreak Apps are Pricey If you don’t like paying for apps on the iTunes App Store, you’re going to hate paying for them on the Cydia Store. The iPhone Thread. 50 Free iPhone and iPad Apps for College Students - Mac, iPhone, iPad Tips and How-Tos - WoowooMac. College students can use all and help they can get.

50 Free iPhone and iPad Apps for College Students - Mac, iPhone, iPad Tips and How-Tos - WoowooMac

For college students who have an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, there are lots of free apps that can help in their study and in college life. Here are 50 free apps students in college will find useful. Free Apps That Can Help You Study EvernoteTurns an iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad into a digital notebook that can be accessed from the web, too. Instantly synchronizes notes between all the devices and computers you use. myHomeworkKeep track of your homework, classes, projects and tests. StudyBlueWhen paired with a free account, you can take your notes, flashcards and other study materials with you. BlackBoardThousands of colleges, universities, high schools, middle schools, academies and other institutions use the Blackboard online service to help students collaborate, put assignments and tests online, and allow instant access to grades.

gFlash+ Flashcards & TestsTest yourself with flash cards. Free References Apps USA Today Yelp. DIY - Replace Your iPhone's Battery. If nothing I posted yesterday will work in prolonging your iPhone’s battery life, there are always other measures you can take.

DIY - Replace Your iPhone's Battery

Along with taking your device in to your local Apple store, DIY battery replacement is also an option that you may want to refer to if you want a cheap[er] solution to your problems. The problem with is the possibility that you could mess up while inside your iPhone. And in that case, there’s no one to blame but yourself. Apple’s devices are pretty straightforward: hardware-wise, getting to know your iPhone is no biggie. However, Apple makes it difficult to do anything inside your iPhone (replace battery, change bezel, etc.) because they want you to go to them. One ideal option is iFixIt , a website that will provide you with a new battery, guaranteed to last at-least 6 months and the tools you’ll need to get into your iPhone’s hard outer shell.

There are also a ton of other battery replacement kits sold on the internet. [Via iFixIt ] Reminder: iPhone 4 Warranties Are Ending Right About Now. If you were part of the millions who purchased an iPhone 4 around its June 24 launch in last year, you were probably going to repeat the “early adopter” act for its successor.

Reminder: iPhone 4 Warranties Are Ending Right About Now

Following that pattern, that would also mean that, like myself, you purchased every new iPhone, leading to the realization that you didn’t have to worry about Apple’s year-long warranty service expiring since every model has been released within a year of each other, give or take a few weeks. Now that June has come and mostly-passed without an announcement of a new iPhone, early adopters are left with a small issue that they (we) have yet to face: deciding whether to pay for an additional year of warranty or to go the next few months without it. With no new iPhone officially in sight, Apple has begun sending out an email informing users that they are about to lose warranty coverage. There really is not a right or wrong answer as to whether you should go without warranty.