iPhone 7 Audio Disease

iPhone 7 audio disease has become so common that we’ve decided to post a little more info about typical symptoms and what can be done to address this. Due to their internal design, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus are prone to this particular issue where all of your audio will simply cut out.  The… Read more »

iPhone MacBook motherboard repair

iPhone Motherboard Microsoldering

It’s no secret that we’ve been tinkering with iPhone and MacBook motherboards for years now, and it’s only with a decade of experience that we have come to see just how prone these devices are to microscopic damage, whether it’s from drops, electrical damage from low quality cords and chargers, or just plain defects in… Read more »

How to Keep Your iPhone Safe at the Beach

AHHH the beach. On hot summer days like the ones we’ve been having what could be better than the misty ocean breeze, hot sunny rays, and soft sand on our toes? When you’re prepping for a day by the shore, you’ll need more than just towels and sunscreen. You’ve got to make sure you’ve prepped… Read more »

You’re Invited!

What The 2018 BC Baseball ALS Game to help #StrikeOutALS, and support our dear friend Pete Frates When & Where Saturday, Apr 2 1, 2018 @ Fenway Park in Boston 10:30am: St, John’s Prep will battle Xaverian Brothers in a high school baseball match-up. 3:00pm: Boston College’s seventh annual ALS Awareness Game against Florida State. More… Read more »

What to Look for in an Independent Repair Shop

“How do I choose an independent repair shop?” You’re in a rush to get to work and you quickly hop out of the driver’s seat. Before you know it, your phone has fallen from your lap onto the ground. Next, you take a breath and pray your phone is still intact. But, this time you’re out… Read more »

How to Back Up Your iPhone to iCloud

Learning how to back up your iPhone to iCloud is pretty simple and is something you should do on a regular basis. Why? Because if your phone fails for some reason, your cherished photos, videos, and music will be long gone unless they’ve been backed up. Backing up your iPhone to iCloud will keep your… Read more »

Another Successful Data Recovery!

This little fried capacitor was getting in the way of accessing 14,000 photos of a client’s memories (see below). Cheers to another successful data recovery! BiR’s iPhone Data Recovery Services Tier 1: $75 (1-3 business day turnaround) Assuming your motherboard works normally, your data would fall in our Tier 1 rate. Tier 2: $175 (1-3… Read more »

Tricks to Free Up Storage Space on Your iPhone

Receiving the “storage full” notification on your iPhone can be extremely frustrating, especially if you are about to take a photo. But there are a few tricks you can try to free up some storage space on your iPhone. To start, we can usually we can blame our photos for problems with iPhone (or iPad)… Read more »