About Jim Gresham

An avid Macintosh convert, Jim appreciates the fine, detailed, and progressive products Apple designs. He spent his younger years tinkering with computers, reading about technology, and watching Star Wars. Since 2008, he has worked on improving his Apple arsenal and spends his free time researching latest gadget trends, trying to find the next accessory or app for review. A native of the Commonwealth of Virginia, he enjoys the stiff crease on a well-ironed dress shirt and dons a bow tie on a regular basis. You can catch up with Jim on Twitter, or jim[at]idownloadblog[dot]com

The red wallpapers collection

by Jim Gresham on Mar 26, 2017

With the launch of the new (PRODUCT)RED iPhone, we have seen more and more red pop up in social media exchanges. Previously, we posted a specific wallpaper set directly inspired by the new device. Friday, the new device launched are we are very excited about the new colorway. Our Wallpaper of the Week section tries to promote relevant photo quality images and this Sunday, we continue with the red theme. Read More


iPhone 7 (PRODUCT)RED-inspired wallpapers

by Jim Gresham on Mar 22, 2017

Yesterday, Apple quietly announced the brand new (PRODUCT)RED colorway for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus devices. In fact, Apple quietly announced quite a few updates to several different lines, including a small spec bump for the “iPad,” which is the new way to refer to the older “iPad Air” lineup. Updates aside, we can’t get our hands on any of it today, but we can celebrate with a (PRODUCT)RED wallpaper! Read More


Wallpapers of the week: cars in abstract

by Jim Gresham on Mar 19, 2017

An unsung category in the Wallpapers of the Week, cars are everyday items that can exhibit much beauty. While we frequently post galaxy or minimalist wallpapers, I often get asked about a posting for car wallpapers.

Today, find a small selection of five vehicle-related wallpapers for iPhone. Given the vast expanse of a car category, the included images are those abstractly related to vehicles. Step inside for your download. Read More


Wallpapers of the week: flowers

by Jim Gresham on Mar 12, 2017

Serving up another round of iPhone wallpapers, this week we feature a beautiful collection of flower portraits. The wallpaper collection travels a full spectrum of color. Close up, still life shots make the series particularly useful for your Lock screen. Take a step inside for your downloads. Read More


Protect your AirPods case with PodPockets

by Jim Gresham on Mar 10, 2017

If you are lucky enough to own a set of AirPods, you love them, you take them everywhere, you show them to everyone, you run back into the house if you forget them. You are constantly grabbing and going these little wizards, which by most standards, are the best technology forward product Apple released in 2016. With all Apple products, I want to keep them safe and sound, but the high polish white plastic does not hold up very well against scratches.

Within about two days, my AirPods case was scratched and ruined. I use ruined fairly loosely, but any scratch on my Apple products is a total travesty. Thankfully, I stumbled across PodPockets, which now safely cradle my AirPods case. Read More


Minimal iPhone wallpapers

by Jim Gresham on Mar 5, 2017

One of the most drastic ways to customize your iOS device is via a steady stream of quality wallpaper images for your Lock and Home screens. Of the many iDB Wallpapers of the Week posts, our readership trends to the minimalist style of simple geometry and color palettes.

In this week’s post, we honor this style using several images from NFN Labs‘ design website. The team has a collection of wallpapers and UI kits for download at no charge. Step inside for your sample collection. Read More


Wallpapers of the week: space

by Jim Gresham on Feb 26, 2017

Another Sunday, means another day for Wallpapers of the Week. One of our top categories is space or nature images that include the expanse of space or the sky. This week, we once more celebrate nature with a set of space and galaxy images for your iPhone.

The included images are perfect for either a Lock or Home screen, giving you the most options, when it comes to customizability. If you haven’t yet jailbroken your device, wallpapers are the best way to change the look and feel. Read More


WWDC 2017 wallpapers

by Jim Gresham on Feb 19, 2017

Every Apple announcement sparks interest from the fanbase. Many armchair analysts try to predict event announcements from the tea leaves found scattered about the event invitations. Regardless of your interpretation of the WWDC 2017 event invitation imagery, the designs always make excellent wallpapers.

A popular category in the Wallpapers of the Week section, Apple event announcements always prove to be the most visited and downloaded. We are excited to provide downloads for an entire pack of WWDC 2017 wallpapers for iPhone, iPad, and desktop. Read More


Minimalist ice landscape wallpapers

by Jim Gresham on Feb 12, 2017

While the southern states are experiencing unusually warm winter months, the north is still getting slammed by snow storms. Whether you are wishing for snow, wishing you weren’t shoveling snow, or just wishing to enjoy the beauty of a white washed landscape, these minimalist icy wallpapers will promote the season.

Part of our Wallpapers of the Week section, this new cold collection is perfect for a Lock or Home screen. Read More


Super Bowl LI iPhone wallpapers

by Jim Gresham on Feb 5, 2017

Today is Super Bowl Sunday! The one day per year that Americans, en mass, decide they love American football, or at least the commercials. This year the Atlanta Falcons meet the New England Patriots.

Step inside to find out how you can watch the game without a TV subscription and grab your Super Bowl LI Wallpapers of the Week!
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