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The Brilliant Tip That Makes Any iPhone Run 10 Times Faster

And it only takes 10 seconds.<p>Say "goodbye" to crashing apps and Safari pages loading at a glacial pace forever. Thanks to Marc Forrest, an IT guru and the web world's new favorite iGuy, the internet has been blessed with a trick that will clear the random access memory (RAM) on your phone and make …

10 hidden gestures in iOS 10 to help you get the most out of your iPhone

There are some things hiding in Apple’s new iOS 10 software that iPhone and iPad users still don’t have access to. That’s right, dark mode, we’re …

17 Things You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Could Do With iOS 10

Apple's latest update for iPhone and iPad can be a little confusing. These tips and tricks will help.<p>The Messages, Photos, and Maps apps got the biggest updates, but there are a lot of new, smaller tweaks throughout iOS 10 that may be causing new users some confusion.<p>If you're wondering what's …

How to use the Breathe app on Apple Watch

When you're stressed, your breathing goes up into your chest and becomes quick and shallow. Historically, it was beneficial when you were in a …

Mindfulness

How to see every Mac, iPad, and iPhone associated with your Apple ID

My Apple ID has seen a lot. I’ve used a lot of Macs and iOS devices over the years, and reviewed a whole bunch more. As a result, I’ve gotten some …

How to Calibrate iPhone Battery and Screen in Easy Steps

Calibrating iPhone can go a long way in making your iPhone more efficient and high on performance. Many iPhone users would like to calibrate iPhone …

List Of Secret USSD Codes To Unlock Hidden iPhone Settings

Here's a list of secret dialpad USSD codes that will enable you to unlock hidden settings on iPhone. All of these USSD codes need to be entered via …

This 3rd-Party Milanese Loop For Apple Watch Costs $15.99 Compared To Apple's $149

Apple’s “most personal product yet” has proven to be an extremely popular option amongst those technology aficionados looking for a smart wearable. …

Virtually indestructible backup battery gets you off the grid for longer [Reviews]

Best List: GoBatt 12000 Rugged Portable Backup Battery by Scoche<p>Once a year, I head into the backwoods outside of Anchorage and spend a week or so at a public-use cabin by a lake to unplug and clear my head of the necessary evils of urban living.<p>There’s no running water, no electricity, no …

Review: this exquisitely done astronomical clock for iPhone might cure your Apple Watch envy

It’s funny how the Apple Watch’s debut prompted Apple bloggers to become self-proclaimed horology experts. I never pretended to be one, but as an …

How Siri Can Get Your iPhone Battery to Last 38% Longer

The Command Apple Doesn’t Tell You About<p>By Josh Adams<p>When your iPhone battery dies it’s like having flashbacks to 2006. Nobody wants that. It’s been …

Batteries

How-To: Automate weight logging w/ the Health app using Siri, Workflow, or a smart scale

When news came out that Apple was working on a dedicated Health dashboard app, which would offer a way to take healthcare monitoring mobile, I was extremely excited. I had been recently diagnosed with traumatic arthritis in my knees and I needed a better all-in-one system to track my steps, weight, …

How to turn your iPhone’s Health app into an essential fitness dashboard

Despite its heart-shaped icon, Health is an unloved app. It tends to gets relegated to a junk folder, along with other un-deletable Apple cruft, like the Stocks app.<p>But when you get past its garish colors and clunky user interface, Apple’s Health app turns out to be genuinely useful — if you …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

Fix Constant Apple ID Verification Password Pop-Ups on iPhone & iPad

Some iPhone and iPad users have discovered their devices keep asking them repeatedly for their Apple ID to be verified with a password. If you have …

Runkeeper updated with a number of improvements for the Apple Watch

Instead of packing on those extra dreaded holiday pounds, popular workout app Runkeeper has made it even easier to track your exercise on the Apple …

How to track sleep with your Apple Watch and Sleep++

When the Apple Watch was first announced, one of my first questions was ‘”Is it going to be able to track my sleep?” Having been a fan of using the …

Check out all these Apple Watch fitness success stories

Around the world, Apple Watch is helping people make life-changing improvements to their health and fitness.<p>I recently asked Cult of Mac readers to share their experiences getting in shape with Apple Watch, and the response has been amazing. Here are some of the inspiring stories I received — and …

This super-dim iPhone setting will change how you read at night

But we're realistic. We know that plenty of people still sneak a peek at their email right before they go to bed, or read the news on their phone as they're falling asleep.<p>If you're reading in a dark room, the iPhone's screen can be too bright, even at its lowest setting.<p>Good news: There's a way to …

Justin Searls – Medium

You may remember me from my role as the dog in the “This is Fine” comic. Software Justice Warrior at @testdouble. @beckyjoy’s worser half.

Software

Apple Faces Provides New Wallpapers For Your Apple Watch

Folks that own an iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad can freely find wallpapers anywhere. Looking over to the Apple Watch, the wallpaper market should take …

Apple Faces

How to convert units and currencies with Spotlight on iPhone and iPad

In addition to running simple math with a little help of iOS’ vastly improved Spotlight Search, your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad also lets you run …

How to get your Likes back in Apple Music after upgrading your iPhone

I woke up this morning to the sad realization that all my Apple Music Likes had disappeared. Hundreds of little red hearts that are supposed to make …

Apple Music

iOS 9 review: Making the basics work even better

iOS 9 is deceptive. When Apple first publicly trotted out the update at WWDC a few months back, it seemed happy to hang its hat on just a few new features: Apple News, better Maps and an improved Notes app. After using the betas for months and putting in still more time with the final, …

Coordinate your iPhone and Apple Watch with free photos

Since your Apple Watch must be tethered to your iPhone, they might as well match.<p>So Swiss designer Samuel Zeller has used his personal photography to make wallpaper to match both watch and phone, and it is available Wednesday with the launch of Apple Watch OS 2.<p>The work of the 24-year-old …

No Lion Cub Left Behind – WildCam Gorongosa Launches!

Changing Planet<p>Sign up at http://bit.ly/1JQlsLt<p>Lion cubs are photographed following closely behind their mother at night in #Gorongosa National Park. Field cameras are strategically placed throughout the Park by the Gorongosa Lion Project to provide crucial tracking information for a historic …

How to Check iCloud Activation Lock Status of an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

iCloud Activation Lock is a great feature which allows owners to lock down an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch and prevent it from being used in the event …

Why Apple’s Active Calories don’t add up (and how you can change that)

Have you ever noticed that some of your workout data is missing from the Health app on your iPhone?<p>Apple’s Health app is designed to provide a central hub for all your fitness apps to save and share their data. You might assume this means all your Active Calories are added together, regardless of …