Choosing the Ideal Screen Protector for Your Smartphone

choosing screen protector smartphone At Bad Apple, our iPhone repair services are second to none in your area — and we see a number of common issues among many of our clients. One of the single most frequent su ...

Boosting iPad Productivity: Cloud, Passwords, Files

boosting iPad productivity cloud In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some basics on how to be as productive as possible with your iPad. These are highly versatile, efficient devices that can car ...

iPhone Optimized Battery Charging: Bountiful User Management

iPhone optimized battery charging In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the basics on what’s known as Apple’s Optimized Battery Charging mode. Referring to a feature that delays ...

iPhone Optimized Battery Charging: Basics and Benefits

optimized battery charging basics As Apple’s iOS 13 is becoming more widely-used, some iPhone users have begun to experience issues where instead of charging fully, their device instead stops charging at 80%. ...

iPhone Shortcut Features: GIFs, Links, Shopping, Customization

iPhone shortcut links customization In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the most useful and popular iPhone shortcuts that users should consider. From the actual Shortcuts app that’s ...

Apps that Enhance Android Smartphone Performance

If you own an Android smartphone, here are some apps to optimize its performance. The people who buy Android smartphones are often those that want something more out of their technology experience. For those who want to get a little deeper into the tech side of ...

The Pros and Cons of Buying Refurbished Phones

Buying a refurbished smartphone can save money, but you need to know how to shop for one. Refurbished smartphones are one of the best ways to save money and still get the newest (or almost new) models available, but before you buy you should know how to shop so you get ...

Should You Buy a Refurbished Phone?

Refurbished phones Utah A refurbished phone can be a smart choice if you’re looking to save money, as the price can be hundreds of dollars less than that of a brand new model. But what will you be missi ...

It’s a Bad Idea to Put Off Smartphone Repair for a Cracked Screen

Utah screen repair A cracked screen might seem like an issue you can live with, but if you delay getting smartphone repair, you could end up with bigger problems. If your smartphone screen is cracked ...

4 Reasons You Should Consider a Refurbished Phone

Buying a pre-owned or refurbished smartphone You need a new phone, so you hop onto your favorite manufacturer’s website or visit your carrier’s store and – boom! – you’re lying on the floor trying to recover from st ...

The Perils of Not Updating Your Smartphone’s Operating System

The importance of updating your smartphone OS Does your smartphone harass you daily about updating your operating system? If so, it’s probably time you pay attention. In fact, updating the OS on your phone as well as that of ...

5 Tips for Extending the Life of Your Smartphone

How to extend the life of your smartphone Extending the life of your smartphone as much as possible simply makes good sense. You’ve invested substantially in your device – potentially more than $1,000 for some iPhone m ...