You won’t really feel at home on your iPhone until all your important data is all here. All your contacts, emails, photos and videos. You might be wondering, how exactly to make that happen? While it’s not as seamless as going to another Android phone, it’s not as soul-sucking as you might imagine. Thanks to a couple of apps (including Apple’s own), you’ll be able to transfer all the data, wirelessly, when you binge on a TV show or two.
It’s been almost a year since SoundCloud announced and rolled out its “Go” feature, which is a $9.99 per month subscription service that drops the ads.
Instagram stories are a fun way to keep everyone in loop with your personal life without always posting a permanent photo. Though Instagram users tend to have far more followers than on Snapchat, which means your story is exposed to even more people. While that may be good for exposure, you may not want all of those prying eyes seeing what you’re up to.
When it comes to read-it-later services, platforms that let you save articles to check up on later, Pocket has been one of the go-to services.
While mobile payment services aren’t mainstream just yet, at least not outside of the tech savvy bubbles of New York and San Francisco, they’re growing. It seems like at the beginning, people had trust issues with linking their debit cards and bank accounts to these apps, issues that are slowly disappearing. With more users on board, apps like Venmo and Square Cash become more useful since it’s that much easier to send and receive money to/from friends.
Whether you’re a beginner to music or a seasoned professional, the new alchemy synth in GarageBand can do wonders for your music. It lets even the most inexperienced create amazing music just by tapping around on a keyboard, while experts can use it to quickly create astounding beats on their own or as a layer to a full song.
Fire + Rain is a gorgeous weather app for iOS. It may not pack in the most weather data nor do so as efficiently as it could, but its elegance shines through. Those who want basic information about the day or work week would do well to give this weather app a go.