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3 questions you have to ask before getting your iPhone repaired

What’s worse than having an iPhone screen break? Having a repair shop destroy your phone or leave it barely working. iCracked wants you to get your device fixed right – the first time. Here is what you need to know before getting your device fixed: How long is the repair warranty? Only choose a repair… Read more »

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The Big Game Fumble: Broken iPhones and Football

Fans of Losing Team are Nearly 200% More Likely to Shatter iPhone After Loss All eyes will be on the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers in this week’s big game in Santa Clara, California, hoping no fumbles or dropped passes are in sight. However, data suggests that the most (fan) fumbles may actually happen after… Read more »

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Hello, Tokyo!

We have big news. Biiiiiig news.   Over the last three years, we’ve kept a close eye on the burgeoning tech scene in Tokyo. As one of the strongest iOS markets in the world, we knew there was huge opportunity to bring iCracked to the Japanese consumer and service this previously untapped market. No other company… Read more »

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Error 53: Apple’s Monopoly on Repair or a Security Feature?

Error 53 can turn Your iPhone into a Brick without Warning, and Almost No One Knows Why  photo: Forbes – cc Error 53 isn’t New York’s hottest new nightclub, nor is it an obscure German cold-wave band from the 80s. The mysterious iPhone error message is something much darker… and much less understood. Not long after the iPhone… Read more »

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iPhone 6S Drop Test: Because Why Not?

How Does the New iPhone 6S Fare Against Gravity and Pavement? Some call it sadistic, others call it just plain hard to watch. The iPhone 6S was released yesterday and what better way to test its resilience against long-time nemesis the cold hard floor than with a 6S drop test? Many have been talking about the latest… Read more »

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Apple Has Announced the iPhone 6S, the iPad Pro, and the… Apple Pencil

Apple’s new Devices don’t disappoint, and the Apple Pencil is no exception photo: Apple – cc Apple’s press announcements can be a little hit or miss on occasion, but this one was a whopper. While I didn’t get EVERYTHING right with my earlier predictions, I came pretty damn close. I was very wrong, however, in thinking there’s… Read more »

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By the Numbers: What to Do with Your Old iPhone in 2015

Helpful numbers on just how that old iPhone withstands age as well as your options for cashing in. Planning on upgrading to the iPhone 6S this month? We thought you might be. We’ll even come buy your old device (even on the same day). Visit iCracked.com/sell to get started with a quote.    

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iPhone 6S: What You Get to Look Forward To and When

The iPhone 6S is almost here, this is what we know so far. CGI concept: martin hajek – cc There’s no intro “fluff” on this one – we’re going right into it. The next iteration of the iPhone is expected to hit stores in September after nearly a year of rumors and leaked photos of questionable validity…. Read more »

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Will Artificial Intelligence Destroy Mankind?

Some Pretty Smart People Say Artificial Intelligence Needs to Be Checked  photo: Adam – cc “HAL, I won’t argue with you anymore! Open the doors!” – Dave Bowman (2001: A Space Odyssey) When I was very young I happened to catch the second Terminator movie on TV before I’d ever had a chance to see the first one. After the resulting cognitive… Read more »

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How To Prepare for a Stolen Phone: A Short Guide

Keep an Eye on Your Phone When You Go Out – Someone Else Already Is… Thomas Hawk – cc You just had it. You LITERALLY just had it. You pat yourself down and look at your friends to see if they’re messing with you, but there’s no tell-tale smirk on any of their inebriated faces. You ask a few… Read more »

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    3 questions you have to ask before getting your iPhone repaired

    What’s worse than having an iPhone screen break? Having a repair shop destroy your phone or leave it barely working. iCracked wants you to get your device fixed right – the first time. Here is what you need to know before getting your device fixed: How long is the repair warranty? Only choose a repair… Read more »

  • iphone break after superbowl

    The Big Game Fumble: Broken iPhones and Football

    Fans of Losing Team are Nearly 200% More Likely to Shatter iPhone After Loss All eyes will be on the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers in this week’s big game in Santa Clara, California, hoping no fumbles or dropped passes are in sight. However, data suggests that the most (fan) fumbles may actually happen after… Read more »

  • japanbanner3

    Hello, Tokyo!

    We have big news. Biiiiiig news.   Over the last three years, we’ve kept a close eye on the burgeoning tech scene in Tokyo. As one of the strongest iOS markets in the world, we knew there was huge opportunity to bring iCracked to the Japanese consumer and service this previously untapped market. No other company… Read more »

  • iphone 6 inside

    Error 53: Apple’s Monopoly on Repair or a Security Feature?

    Error 53 can turn Your iPhone into a Brick without Warning, and Almost No One Knows Why  photo: Forbes – cc Error 53 isn’t New York’s hottest new nightclub, nor is it an obscure German cold-wave band from the 80s. The mysterious iPhone error message is something much darker… and much less understood. Not long after the iPhone… Read more »

  • iPhone 6S drop test

    iPhone 6S Drop Test: Because Why Not?

    How Does the New iPhone 6S Fare Against Gravity and Pavement? Some call it sadistic, others call it just plain hard to watch. The iPhone 6S was released yesterday and what better way to test its resilience against long-time nemesis the cold hard floor than with a 6S drop test? Many have been talking about the latest… Read more »

  • 6Stitle4

    Apple Has Announced the iPhone 6S, the iPad Pro, and the… Apple Pencil

    Apple’s new Devices don’t disappoint, and the Apple Pencil is no exception photo: Apple – cc Apple’s press announcements can be a little hit or miss on occasion, but this one was a whopper. While I didn’t get EVERYTHING right with my earlier predictions, I came pretty damn close. I was very wrong, however, in thinking there’s… Read more »

  • old iphone - Kārlis Dambrāns - cc

    By the Numbers: What to Do with Your Old iPhone in 2015

    Helpful numbers on just how that old iPhone withstands age as well as your options for cashing in. Planning on upgrading to the iPhone 6S this month? We thought you might be. We’ll even come buy your old device (even on the same day). Visit iCracked.com/sell to get started with a quote.    

  • iPhone 6S in rose gold?

    iPhone 6S: What You Get to Look Forward To and When

    The iPhone 6S is almost here, this is what we know so far. CGI concept: martin hajek – cc There’s no intro “fluff” on this one – we’re going right into it. The next iteration of the iPhone is expected to hit stores in September after nearly a year of rumors and leaked photos of questionable validity…. Read more »

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    Will Artificial Intelligence Destroy Mankind?

    Some Pretty Smart People Say Artificial Intelligence Needs to Be Checked  photo: Adam – cc “HAL, I won’t argue with you anymore! Open the doors!” – Dave Bowman (2001: A Space Odyssey) When I was very young I happened to catch the second Terminator movie on TV before I’d ever had a chance to see the first one. After the resulting cognitive… Read more »

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    How To Prepare for a Stolen Phone: A Short Guide

    Keep an Eye on Your Phone When You Go Out – Someone Else Already Is… Thomas Hawk – cc You just had it. You LITERALLY just had it. You pat yourself down and look at your friends to see if they’re messing with you, but there’s no tell-tale smirk on any of their inebriated faces. You ask a few… Read more »

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    5 Things They Don’t Want You to Know About Your Phone’s Protection Plan

    Many Warranty and Protection Plans Leave Out the Small Details…  Warren R. M. Stuart – cc You damaged your smartphone. Maybe you dropped it on the sidewalk which cracked the screen, damaged the casing beyond repair, or somehow destroyed the charging port. Your expensive, indispensable, powerful link to the world is gone… Fortunately, you have a… Read more »

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    You’ve Got a Broken Phone, Now What Do You Do?

    A broken phone is one of life’s major bummers. The important thing to remember is that more often than not, it’s fixable! We’ve put together a little flowchart to help figure out what to do when you need a little direction. Don’t panic!