Hoax Prompts Users To Charge iPhone In Microwave Oven

A hoax advertisement appearing on the internet told users of Apple‘s newly released iOS 8 that they could now quickly charge their iPhone using a household microwave oven.

The prank ad posted online said, “Microwaves can be used to quickly charge your device’s battery using any standard household microwave.”

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The ad had the look and feel of other Apple ads, and that was enough for several gullible people to fall for it and fry their phones. Some posting the results on Twitter. Continue reading

iPad Mini Buyer Reviews Not So Good! FYI and YW

I just got the bug to shop for an iPad mini and I was quite shocked at the preponderance of bad reviews for this Apple iPad spawn. The number one complaint seemed to be the fact that the screen resolution is very poor and another common complaint seemed to be the fact that the processor speed is unable to handle simple HD movie playback.

There’s no question about it, my regular iPad has been nothing short of life-changing as far as convenience goes, however, if the mini iPad is lacking in all of these departments maybe it starts to look like a little bit of an overpriced scam! Maybe well priced at $199.00 NOT the actual $349.00 and up?

What do you guys think? I’d like to hear from those of you who actually own an iPad mini so you can give me your input down in the comment section below.