Having Gmail IMAP Problems? You’re Not Alone, Here’s Is A Temporary Solution


If you have been having troubles accessing Gmail through IMAP on your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device then you will be glad to know you are not alone. There is currently some issues with accessing Gmail through email clients, as users are receiving an “mail service imap.gmail.com is not responding” error message. AllThingsD was actually […]

Having Trouble Installing OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion? Common Issues And Fixes


Since Mountain Lion was released today, we thought it would be useful to pass on some common issues that have been cropping up, in case your install didn’t “just work.” While some problems may require more in-depth support from your friendly neighborhood genius, many issues can be resolved by over-the-counter tech support voodoo. The most […]

Are You Experiencing Problems With iMessage This Weekend?


iMessage was introduced in the iOS 5 firmware generation and allowed all iOS devices to send text messages to other iOS device owners over Wi-Fi. The service relies on iCloud in part, and is generally very reliable. Some call iMessage Apple’s alternative to BBM (BlackBerry Messenger). Today reports have been coming in from all over the web […]

How To: Fix Absinthe 2.0.1 Lockdown Errors While Jailbreaking iOS 5.1.1 Untethered


One error that I persistently encountered when trying to Jailbreak my new iPad (iPad 3) running the iOS 5.1.1 firmware was “Error detecting device (lockdown error -5)”. Another error that I know of that a lot of users have been experiencing is “Could not connect to lockdown”. For those of you who have also been […]

Cydia Not Working After iOS 5.1.1 Untethered Jailbreak? [HTTP/1.1 500 Internal Server Error]


When any new major Jailbreak is released a lot of people seem to end up having problems with Cydia. When this happens they think something went wrong with their Jailbreak and there is a problem to do with Cydia itself. In reality however, there are so many people trying to access Cydia after Jailbreaking their […]

Error-O-Pedia For Siri Tells You What’s Wrong With iTunes, Windows, HTTP [Cydia Tweak]


Did your computer just spit out an error? Chances are the message wasn’t too helpful by itself. Off the top of your head, what does iTunes Error -50 mean? What do you do to fix it? If you have an iDevice with Siri and AssistantExtension installed, you can download the Error-O-Pedia plugin and tell Siri […]

How To: Fix iTunes Error 3194 When Downgrading iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad From iOS 5.1


When you try and restore your iOS device iTunes sends a request to Apple to sign the IPSW with the ECID (Exclusive Chip ID) of your device. This request process is actually what an SHSH blob is. Apple implemented the SHSH blob system so that they can force users to only upgrade to the latest iOS […]

Apple Is Disabling Siri Ports Like Spire On Non-iPhone 4S Devices [Fix Included]


It is currently being reported by numerous sources around the Internet and everyday people on Twitter that some problems are arising while using Siri on non-iPhone 4S devices. After doing some more research into the matter it appears that Apple has added a new token to verify Siri requests, dubbed SetActivationToken. With this new token […]

In Case You Missed It: Apple Genius At Fault For iMessage Bug


They say it takes an apple a day to keep the doctor away. Apple technically functions as its own doctor with the help of a Genius Bar at every Apple retail store. In a recent case, Dr. Apple used some unorthodox methods to keep the bug out of iMessaging, and one customer is crying “malpractice!” […]

Corona 5.0.1 Untether 1.0-7 Released To Fix Installation Errors


Earlier today we told you that Corona 5.0.1 Untether 1.0-6 was released to fix the iBooks DRM errors that caused certain images/text to not render properly. This update was meant to permanently fix any remaining iBooks issues that were effecting Jailbroken iOS devices running the iOS 5.0.1 firmware. For most people installing this Corona 5.0.1 Untether 1.0-6 […]