iPad Tips and Tricks

How to sign documents directly on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac

How to sign documents directly on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac

How many people do you know have a fax machine in their house? Not too many. As smartphones, computers, and tablets continue to advance, signing documents virtually is commonplace. Apple users can sign documents using their Mac, iPhone, and iPad all without spending a dime on expensive software or applications.

How to fax a document from your iPhone or iPad

How to fax a document from your iPhone or iPad
While email makes sending documents and files extremely simple, there still are times when sending a classic fax is the only solution. While you can sign documents without scanning or faxing, creating a hard copy of important or sensitive documents can sometimes only be completed with a simple fax. I wish I could tell you that your iPhone and iPad have a built-in fax service, but they do not. Instead, we are going to need another app. 

How to straighten and realign photos on your iPhone and iPad

How to straighten and realign photos on your iPhone and iPad

My iPhone is my utility weapon, acting as my phone, messenger, alarm clock, portable gaming system, and my camera. Smartphones and tablets have all but relegated real cameras to niche items for professional photographers and people who like to spend a lot of money on things. 

Quickly manage your Camera Roll on your iPhone or iPad with familiar gestures 

Quickly manage your Camera Roll on your iPhone or iPad with familiar gestures 

The iPhone is my go-to camera to capture all those dope moments in my life. But every so often I want to clean out my camera roll and get rid of those old or not so awesome pictures. You can do this the standard way, by going into your camera roll and deleting pictures by album or individually, but why not make it a little more fun?

How to free up space on your iPhone or iPad quickly and easily with PhoneExpander

How to free up space on your iPhone or iPad quickly and easily with PhoneExpander

More than a year back, we’ve wrote a detailed guide on how to free up storage space on your device, which covered everything from clearing music, Safari cache, app caches, deleting messages and lots more.

iPhone or iPad battery draining faster after iOS 8.4 – iOS 8.1.3 update? Try these tips to improve battery life

iPhone or iPad battery draining faster after iOS 8.4 – iOS 8.1.3 update? Try these tips to improve battery life

Apple released iOS 8.3, which includes bug fixes, increased stability and performance improvements. While they don’t have any major enhancements that should have an adverse impact on battery life, some readers have complained that the battery is draining a lot faster after installing the update. Update: These tips also apply to iOS 8.4 as well.

How to stop iPhoto or iTunes from launching automatically when connecting your iPhone, iPad

How to stop iPhoto or iTunes from launching automatically when connecting your iPhone, iPad

If you’re a Mac user, you might have noticed an annoying default setting that OS X has when you connect your iPhone or iPad: it automatically launches iPhoto or iTunes, which slows down your Mac.

How to Restart your iPhone or iPad without using the Power and Home Button

How to Restart your iPhone or iPad without using the Power and Home Button

Apple gives you no direct way to reboot your iPhone or iPad from iOS, and the only way you can do that is by pressing and holding the home and power button together until you see the Apple logo. If either of these buttons are broken, here’s an easy way to reboot your device.

How to record your iPhone or iPad’s screen using your Mac

How to record your iPhone or iPad’s screen using your Mac

While the iOS has a screenshot feature built in since its early days, an official way to record your iPhone or iPad’s screen didn’t exist until iOS 8. Sure, you could use AirPlay mirroring in combination with a tool like Reflector or AirServer, but Apple’s own solution is way better.

How to easily free up space on your iPhone or iPad with Dropbox’s Carousel

How to easily free up space on your iPhone or iPad with Dropbox’s Carousel

If you’re a Dropbox user who wants to free up space on their iPhone or iPad, here’s a quick way to do it using the service’s photo management app Carousel.