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Last-Minute Father’s Day Gifts That You Can Buy on an iPhone (2012 Edition)

Tomorrow you’ll wake up thinking that you have a free day ahead of you, if only for a few minutes. Next, you’ll grab your iPhone to find a call from your parents and voicemail you do not have to brush off thanks(?) to visual voicemail. In that moment, you realize

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Tips: Avoid Roaming Charges When Traveling Internationally

I'm going out of the country soon, and I lay in bed last night wondering how I would avoid exorbitant roaming charges if I received calls or accessed the local data network in my destination country. So I did some research and have included some tips below that will help make sure you don't incur any fees when traveling internationally.

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Tutorial: Keep Your MobileMe Email Account Without Switching to iCloud

There are a few things that could have hindered your transition from MobileMe to iCloud - after all it's been a year since Apple announced the discontinuation of support for the former. This may include an outdated Mac or iOS device without support for iCloud. Thanks to us, though, you'll have a solution for retaining your MobileMe email account even if you don't make the switch.

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iOS Tip: Quickly Check Your Data Usage for AT&T

This tip for the common soul who is numb minded when using an iOS device is meant to demonstrate how to quickly track the amount of data you've used for each of your billing periods. It's simple, and can be done without the use of an application.

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Apple Sells Out of Launch Day iPad Units

With the announcement of the new iPad, Apple undoubtedly lengthened the already existent gap between its highly successful tablet and other competition due to the amount of substantial improvements that were announced. A retina display with pixels packed to the brim, a faster quad-core A5 processing chip, a new camera and more amounted to a huge day when the device was announced, evident by the now depleted supplies allotted to Apple's online store for preorder.

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iOS 5.1 Now Available to Download for the Public

Following the announcement of the new iPad (yes that's what they've called it) at the Apple event held earlier today, iOS 5.1's debut was also referred to. The new software update can now be downloaded with multiple significant improvements to make note of.

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Siri Aids Tremendously in the Creation of a Relevant Ringtone

One of our readers pointed out his own video just the other day showing us the process of creating quite a catchy ringtone. The significance? Starring in the audio of the tone is none other than the virtual assistant that made her (its?) appearance with the introduction of the iPhone 4S: Siri.

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iOS for Noobs: How to Enter Promo Codes

What with all of the giveaways we've been running over here at iPhone Alley, it's no wonder that the question will arise of how to enter these so called "promo codes" that we giveaway every so often (daily, to tell the truth). So, to give an answer to the noobs (no offense) whom these questions have come from behalf of, below are the steps you need to take to enter a promo code.

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How to Create a Free US iTunes Account Even If You Reside Elsewhere

We've had people ask us occasionally on Twitter how they can redeem US-only promo codes for applications when they're residing in other countries in which those codes aren't compatible. This leaves those users at a disability when it comes to some of our giveaways and also the new website FreeMyApps (click on from iOS device). Registering for a US iTunes account requires a credit card, but fortunately there's a way to bypass that.

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Tutorial: Jailbreak iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on Windows (iOS 5/iOS 5.0.1)

As many of you are probably already aware of, the promised and anticipated untethered jailbreak for Apple's A5 devices was released just a few days ago and, though it currently was only available for Mac users, there's also now two ways to jailbreak when on a Windows PC.

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