iPhone Tips and Tricks

The 60 Best Tips and Tricks for your new iPhone

The 60 Best Tips and Tricks for your new iPhone

If you’ve just bought a new iPhone, and new to the world of iOS, then here are some tips and tricks you should know to use your shiny new device.

How to find the font on any webpage on your iPhone or iPad

How to find the font on any webpage on your iPhone or iPad

Ever find yourself admiring a font on a web page, and want to find out what’s the name of the font? The developer of WhatFont,  the popular browser extensions, recently released a new iOS 8 Safari extension that let’s you do just that.

How to convert currencies in Safari with Stacks 2.0

How to convert currencies in Safari with Stacks 2.0

You’ve likely come across many situations when you open a web page to buy something, but the currency isn’t the local one. Stacks 2.0 has a really useful Safari extension for iOS 8 that converts the international currencies to the local one, within the web page.

How to share photos from your iPhone or iPad without location and other metadata

How to share photos from your iPhone or iPad without location and other metadata

You likely click and share a lot of photos from your iPhone and iPad, but on many occasions, you do not want to share the photo metadata, the most important of which is the location the photo was taken. So here’s a simple way to quickly share photos without your GPS coordinates and other metadata.

Security guidelines if you install Custom Enterprise apps on your iPhone or iPad to avoid vulnerabilities like ‘Masque Attack’

Security guidelines if you install Custom Enterprise apps on your iPhone or iPad to avoid vulnerabilities like ‘Masque Attack’

Apple has published a new knowledge base document on enterprise application installation in response to the ‘Masque Attack’ vulnerability.

iOS 8 Tip: Enable ‘Send Last Location’ to make it easier to find your iPhone

iOS 8 Tip: Enable ‘Send Last Location’ to make it easier to find your iPhone

Find my iPhone can be a very useful feature when you’ve lost or misplaced your iPhone. However, prior to iOS 8, one of the downsides of the feature has been that if the device runs out of battery then the feature was useless as you couldn’t track it, nor could you find the last location of your device.

Here’s how to see a list of all the songs you’ve asked Siri to identify

Here’s how to see a list of all the songs you’ve asked Siri to identify

Siri gained the ability to identify songs by listening to them in iOS 8. What went relatively unnoticed was that iOS stores a history of all the songs recognised, that you can see.

iOS 8 shows space consumed by each artist and album in your music library

iOS 8 shows space consumed by each artist and album in your music library

One change in iOS 8 that went unnoticed was the ability to see how much space each artist and album in your music library is taking up.

How to fix Bluetooth connectivity problems in iOS 8

How to fix Bluetooth connectivity problems in iOS 8

With iOS 8, Apple added a lot of much-requested features like custom keyboards, widgets and extensions. Sadly, the rapid pace of development also means the introduction of bugs, one of which is Bluetooth connectivity problems.

How to check Activation Lock Status before buying used iPhone or iPad to confirm it’s not a lost or stolen device

How to check Activation Lock Status before buying used iPhone or iPad to confirm it’s not a lost or stolen device

In iOS 7, Apple added an anti-theft feature called Activation Lock to the Find My iPhone service, which ties your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with your Apple ID so that your lost or stolen iOS device cannot be used or restored without the login credentials.