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Amazon Launches Redesigned Alexa App for iOS

Alongside the announcement today of a new Echo product coming soon, the screen-equipped Echo Show, Amazon has launched a redesigned Alexa app for iOS. The new app's highlight feature, apart from a much-improved interface, is the addition of messaging functionality.<p>One of the app's three main …

How to create playlists in Kodi

Kodi is a great way to organize and enjoy all your favorite media in one convenient place. Better yet, it's available on so many different devices, …

Tips and Tricks: Using Split-View in Safari on the iPad

After the introduction of true iPad multi-tasking in iOS 9, one of the biggest missing features was the ability to use this split view in Safari. Other browsers and apps rushed in to fill the void, but they often had their limitations. Thankfully, Apple remedied this omission in iOS 10, adding …

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Drywall is a common material for interior walls and ceilings in buildings and homes. While you can dress the material with a variety of textures and finishes, it is susceptible to dings, dents and scratches and even peeling tape covering the joints. Just painting over an improperly-patched blemish …

How to Customize an Apple Watch Face from Your iPhone

Apple Watch with watchOS 3 and iPhone with iOS 10 allow you to customize your Apple Watch face to your liking from the Watch app on iPhone. This is helpful because changing your watch face on Apple Watch can be tedious with the small screen. But from the Watch app on iPhone, it’s easy to go through …

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Review: Check out These Photo Filters from the Picas App

If you like photo filters, <b>Picas</b> is a free photo editor from SafeSpace that offers a bunch of free filters for pictures; and if you're willing to spend the money, the developer offers a lot more. You can take a photo with the app, or select one from your Photo Library, and almost instantly convert …

New free iPhone app lets you instantly unshare photos you’ve sent through iMessage

When your relationship with someone is going well, you’re often liable to send photos that may be a bit, err, compromising. That’s all well and good, …

Apple just patented something that looks exactly like Bitmoji

Apple loves to talk about its revolutionary and world-changing innovations, but on Tuesday it was reportedly granted a patent for a feature that …

WhatsApp Status: What It Is and How to Use It

WhatsApp has introduced a new Status feature à la Snapchat Stories that lets you post decorated and videos to groups of contacts. It's major upgrade …

IK Multimedia Releases iRig Recorder 3 Audio/Video Recording App for iOS

- Feb 21, 2017<p>IK Multimedia has announced the release of iRig Recorder 3, the latest version of their popular audio recording app for iOS devices. …

10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

We were so busy on Monday that we didn’t have time to put together our usual post covering the best paid apps of the day that were on sale for free …

These are the 10 apps iPhone owners buy most

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Apple There are millions of apps available for the iPhone, and in such a competitive space only the best apps get noticed.<p>From time to time …

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The DOTTI is an iPhone and Android accessory like nothing you’ve ever seen before

The global smartphone accessory market is worth billions, and just about anything you can imagine is available out there for your iPhone or Android …

How to be fast on iPhone

A few tips and tricks to be more productive in iOS<p>A new year, a new bag of tricks. Last year I covered my main tips to gain speed on OS X (now …

Find out when iTunes items go on sale

You probably think that when you're buying digital goodies from iTunes -- books, music, movies and the like -- the price is what the price is. It's not like there's some magical way to score a better deal.<p>Actually, there is: Apple occasionally offers sale prices. Unfortunately, there's no way to …

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9 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

Happy Friday, Apple fans, and welcome to our fifth and final installment of the week. We’ve got nine very nifty paid iPhone and iPad apps for you to …

5 stock iOS widgets to keep your day on track

iOS widgets can put loads of useful data at your fingertips. A simple swipe to the right on your iPhone’s Home screen brings up the Today view, where widgets give you a quick glance at info pulled from your favorite apps.<p>If you’re using iOS 10 and you’ve never taken the time to customize your …

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12 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

You’ve hit the mother lode today, Apple fans, because we’ve got 12 paid iPhone and iPad apps for you to check out that have all been made available …

The IconFactory Linea iPad Pro sketchbook app review

One of my favorite tech innovations of the past year is Apple’s iPad Pro paired with the Pencil. There have been many digital styli that have …

Apps

How to cancel an App Store subscription using your iPad or iPhone

If you've subscribed to a service such as Netflix or Spotify through the App Store, and are now looking to terminate your subscription, it takes just …

App Store

Apple Removes Its Activation Lock Checking Tool

Apple has removed its tool that lets you check where an iPhone or iPad has an activation lock, the tool was previously on iCloud.com.<p>The Activation …

How to Use Split View in Safari on iPad with iOS 10

Multitasking on iPad added Split View in Safari when iOS 10 was introduced for iPad. Previously, you could only open up two different apps simultaneously on iPad using Split View. But it only makes sense to use Split View in Safari since we often have multiple tabs open anyway—might as well be able …

6 essential settings to make your iPhone and iPad display easier on the eyes

Nope, you don’t have to settle for itty-bitty text on your iPhone screen, nor must you deal with buttons that don’t look anything like buttons. Once …

iPad

Last Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from last week.<p><b>Google's New</b> …

MacTrast Deals: pCloud Premium Cloud Storage: Lifetime Subscription

- Jan 20, 2017<p>With a pCloud Premium Cloud Storage: Lifetime Subscription you’ll gain a supremely secure web storage space for all of your photos, …

Clean Up Your Mac in 3 easy ways

As with many things in life, the more you use something, the slower, less reliable, and more problematic it tends to become. This principle can be …

iOS 10.2.1 Update Released for iPhone, iPad [IPSW Download Links]

Apple has released iOS 10.2.1 for all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. The update includes multiple bug fixes and security …

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How to Take Screenshots of Anything (Even When They're Blocked)

Whether you’re showing off your video gaming prowess, trying to fix a problem, or capturing a badly-spelled tweet before it’s deleted from the web, …