How to Enable the Mac Startup Chime on Newer Macs

Apple killed the iconic Mac startup chime sound when it refreshed its MacBook Pro lineup in 2016. The move made sense since newer MacBooks tend to automatically boot up when their lid is opened. Since then though, all new Macs barring the 2017 MacBook Air don’t have the startup chime. If you miss the classic Mac startup chime, you can enable it by following the steps in this guide. When Apple got rid of the startup chime from its Mac lineup, many people believed that the company had deleted the…

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The Best iOS 13 – iOS 13.3.1 Jailbreak Tweaks

The jailbreak community has seen plenty of activity in recent times thanks to Checkra1n and Unc0ver. Both these jailbreak tools support jailbreaking iOS 13 – iOS 13.3.1 for almost all iPhones, starting from the iPhone 5s to the iPhone 11 Pro. If you have jailbroken your iPhone and are looking for some jailbreak tweaks to try, check out our roundup of the best iOS 13 – iOS 13.3.1 jailbreak tweaks. The below tweaks will enhance the existing features of your iPhone or add new ones to it. They will also…

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Here’s How Apple’s new iPhone 11 Pro Compares to iPhone 6s in Speed Tests

Every year Apple treats us with new and (supposedly) better iPhones. The basic premise of a yearly iPhone update is that it offers new features and better performance as opposed to its predecessor. This is one of the reasons why speed tests between phones have become popular. This time around, PhoneBuff has compared a nearly five-year-old iPhone 6s with the latest iPhone 11 Pro on his latest YouTube video. Apple iPhone 6s was launched in 2015 and it was so powerful at that time it beat other flagship phones in…

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iOS 13.3 Unc0ver Jailbreak 4.2 Released with iPhone 6S – iPhone X Support

A new update is out for the Unc0ver jailbreak tool which adds support for jailbreaking A9-A11 devices running iOS 13 – iOS 13.3. The update also fixes issues with the system services like not getting iMessage notification which popped up in the last release. Unc0ver is not the first jailbreak tool for A8-A11 devices like the iPhone 7, iPhone 8, and iPhone X. There’s already Checkra1n which can jailbreak iPhone X and older devices running iOS 13 – iOS 13.3.1. However, while Checkra1n requires one to have access to a…

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Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra vs iPhone 11 Pro Speed Test

Samsung’s flagship smartphone for 2020, the Galaxy S20 series, is all set to go on sale in the United States and other parts of the world from next week. Samsung has packed the Galaxy S20 lineup to the gill with top-notch specs and internals. So, how does the Galaxy S20 Ultra, the best variant of the Galaxy S20, fare against the iPhone 11 Pro in a speed test? A speed test conducted by YouTuber EverythingApplePro shows just how well the Galaxy S20 Ultra does in front of the iPhone 11…

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iOS 13.3 Unc0ver Jailbreak 4.1 Update Released with New Exploit, Improves Reliability to 99%

The team behind Unc0ver jailbreak is out with a massive new update to their tool that greatly improves its jailbreaking reliability for iOS 13 – iOS 13.3. If you tried to jailbreak your iPhone XS/XR or iPhone 11/Pro using Unc0ver 4.0+ and the process kept failing, you need to try the latest release of the jailbreak tool. The Unc0ver team has switched to a new time_waste exploit which helps improve the reliability of the jailbreak tool on iOS 13 – iOS 13.3. Below is the full change-log of Unc0ver 4.1:…

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The Best Ways to Clean and Disinfect Your iPhone

The current outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in China and other parts of the world have alerted people to take precautions. Among other things, people are cautious of what they are touching and taking extra care of their hygiene. Most people, however, forget to clean and disinfect their iPhone which is equally important. In this article, we will show you the best ways to clean and disinfect your iPhone. A recent study points out that the persistence of coronavirus and how other viruses can survive on common phone materials such…

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Sileo 1.7.1 Package Manager Released for Checkra1n and Chimera Jailbreak

The Sileo team has released an update to the Sileo package manager with some major bug fixes and improved Chimera and Checkra1n jailbreak support. The latest version of Sileo (1.7.1) is about 10x faster for installation and while downloading new packages. The Sileo team had attempted to port the package manager for Checkra1n around the New Year but the release was extremely buggy. Sileo 1.7.1 is now available for both Chimera and checkrain! This improves the speed of both the GET button and installations (about 10x compared to 1.6.1) Special…

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iOS 13.3 Unc0ver Jailbreak 4.0.3 Update Fixes App Store Issues for Good

The Unc0ver team is out with another update for their tool that fixes some major bugs. With the release of Unc0ver 4.0.3, the team finally promises to fix all the App Store related issues on A12/A13 Bionic devices for good. A number of iPhone owners complained about not being able to download or update apps from the App Store after jailbreaking their device using Unc0ver. While the team did try to fix the issue in a previous update, it did not seemingly do much. This time around though, the Unc0ver…

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How to Disable Location Tracking U1 Chip on iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro

Apple faced criticism after a security researcher revealed that the iPhone 11 series requests location data even when a user has specifically set not do so. The Cupertino based company explained that the behavior was due to the new U1 Ultra wideband (UWB) chip. In this article, we will show you how to disable U1 chip on iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max to prevent location tracking. What can iPhone 11’s U1 Chip Do? The U in the U1 chip stands for Ultra WideBand. According to…

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