Personal Hotspot

How to Reduce Mobile Data Usage on iPhone While Using Personal Hotspot on Your Mac

How to Reduce Mobile Data Usage on iPhone While Using Personal Hotspot on Your Mac

When you’re tethering your iPhone to your Mac, trying to get some work done, it’s very easy to lose sight of what’s actually going in your Mac, silently, in the background. Dropbox might be running, syncing your files, so might iCloud Drive. Adobe might be downloading an update. An app might be syncing its own app data. And all of that is eating up data – your precious, expensive cellular data.

Personal Hotspot missing in iOS 8? Here’s how to fix it

Personal Hotspot missing in iOS 8? Here’s how to fix it

One of the common complaints we’ve received from readers after upgrading to iOS 8 – iOS 8.0.2, has been that the Personal Hotspot feature is missing.

While I haven’t had the problem, it does look quite a few people are complaining about it in Apple Discussions forum as well.

USB, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth: The Best way to tether to your iPhone or iPad’s data connection using Personal Hotspot

USB, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth: The Best way to tether to your iPhone or iPad’s data connection using Personal Hotspot

One of the cool things about an iPhone or a Cellular iPad is that it can also double up as a router, so you can use it’s cellular data connection to connect your other devices to the internet.

There are three ways to share your iPhone or iPad’s cellular data connection using the Personal Hotspot feature.