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How to use drag and drop in iOS 11: Three tips for improving your workflow

Drag and drop is one of the best new features of iOS 11, and it can be used system-wide in numerous ways. Here are three tricks to using drag and …

Apps

How to unlock an iOS device when you've forgotten your password or changed your account

Apple's use of an Apple ID on iPads is something Apple does towards keeping your device secure. But it can also be problematic, especially if you …

iPad

Hands-on: Best fast charger options for iPhone 8 and iPhone X [Video]

<i>Update: Separate tests by software engineer Dan Loewenherz show that a 10w charger is the sweet-spot if you’re looking to balance charging time against cost and portability.</i><p>The iPhone 8 and the upcoming iPhone X both support fast charging via Apple’s 29W USB-C adapter and USB-C to Lightning Cable. …

Dropbox updated with iOS 11 Files app integration

Dropbox for iOS has been updated with support for a key iOS 11 feature: the new Files app on iPhone and iPad. The update comes the same week as Apple released iOS 11 to the public.<p>Dropbox says the integration with the Files app makes for much easier access to files stored in Dropbox. You can access …

How to use Apple’s terrific document scanner in iOS 11

You don’t need a separate app anymore<p>One of the most useful tricks in Apple’s iOS 11 update is found inside the Notes app: it’s a document scanner. If there’s a business card, receipt, or any other document you want to save or mark up, this tool makes getting it on your iPhone or iPad dead simple. …

Apps

Forgot Apple Watch Passcode? Here’s What You Need To Do [Guide]

It is highly recommended that you use passcode with your Apple Watch. Using one will keep your data secured and out of hands of thieves and intruders …

Apple Watch

All the Features You Need to Know About in macOS High Sierra

Apple’s new desktop operating system, High Sierra, is officially available for your downloading pleasure. Compared to Apple’s iOS 11 update, which …

High Sierra

12 Cool New Features in macOS High Sierra

High Sierra isn't a huge update to Apple's operating system, but there are still plenty of changes, big and small, for Mac users to sink their teeth …

High Sierra

watchOS 4: How to customize and use the new Siri face on Apple Watch

watchOS 4 introduces a new Siri watch face on Apple Watch that intelligently updates to show you relevant content throughout the day. The Siri watch face pulls data from 14 different sources by default, but customizing these sources can help remove information from the timeline that you don’t need …

iOS 11 solves one of the biggest issues with having multiple Apple devices in your family

As the family IT administrator, one of my jobs is to make sure each of the devices we own is backed up. That task just got a lot easier with iOS 11.<p>Syncing my own iPhone was already simple. In recent years, I've just backed it up to iCloud, Apple's cloud service.<p>We take lots of photos and have a …

iCloud

Waze and Spotify integration arrives on iOS

Google-owned navigation app Waze announced a partnership earlier this year with music streaming service Spotify to put Spotify playlists right within the Waze app, and now the team-up is extending to iOS. The new integration is rolling out today, and adds a number of direct Spotify features within …

Apps

iPhone X Vs iPhone 8: What's The Difference?

<i>Featured products in this article are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale.</i><p>The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are now on sale (and there are important differences between them), but you …

Mobile Technology

Robots will soon do your taxes and your bookkeeper is cool with that

Up until about ten years ago, choosing a career in accountancy was considered a safe bet. It came with a decent salary, plenty of job opportunities and all sorts of benefits. Robots were still a distant reality. Something to worry about for blue-collar workers, maybe, but in no way threatening to …

Check out this amazing use of drag-and-drop in iOS 11

With the iOS 11 launch imminent, developers are releasing updates that take advantage of all its new features. Some, like Dropbox, will support the new Files app, making Dropbox appear like just another folder like it does on the Mac. Other apps, like 1Writer and GoodNotes, now support …

Apps

Apple is releasing macOS High Sierra on September 25

Apple has been hard at work on four different operating systems — iOS, tvOS, watchOS and macOS. And the company just updated its website after its iPhone launch event. It now says that macOS High Sierra is going to come out on September 25.<p>macOS didn’t get any love this time around as the company …

High Sierra

Coming your way: Dropbox for iOS 11

<b>Update (September 25, 2017):</b> iOS 11 is now available, and you can download the updated Dropbox app—with support for the new Files app, HEIF photos, …

Apps

All you need to know about Slide Over, Split View in iOS 11

Slide Over and Split View have been overhauled in iOS 11, making them more powerful but also more complex. Both have been available since iOS 9, but — without drag-and-drop — they were little more than a convenient way to view two apps at once. Now, Slide Over and Split View are essential, allowing …

10 things to try after you install iOS 11

What to do after you upgrade<p>iOS 11 is available, officially, today. It's coming to every iPhone and iPad made in the past few years, and chances are, you're going to upgrade. When you install it on your iPhone, you'll find that some things are very different than what you're used to, but the core …

Apps

Apple updates iWork suite for iOS 11

Apple has pushed updates for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on iPad and iPhone, updating its iWork apps to work with iOS 11. The apps now have full support for drag-and-drop, as well as giving us a glimpse of how the new iOS 11 file manager — named Files — works inside other apps. Let’s look at the …

Apps

How to Use Drag and Drop on an iPad and iPhone With iOS 11

iOS 11 overhauls the way we interact with the iPad, introducing several features designed to make the iPad experience better mimic the way we use a Mac or a PC. Central among these new features is a revamped Dock that holds more apps, an improved app switcher, and most importantly, system-wide Drag …

Apps

TripIt will keep your shared travel plans updated in iMessage

After giving its travel organization app a tidy makeover for iOS and Android last year, TripIt is back with another update. This time it's focussing on iPhone messaging. With the arrival of iOS 11, TripIt for iMessage can now update your shared itinerary plans to account for any changes. That …

Safari 11 now available for macOS Sierra and OS X El Capitan

Apple has released Safari 11 today alongside iOS 11, watchOS 4, tvOS 11, and more.<p>Ahead of next week’s release of macOS High Sierra, Apple has made Safari 11 available to users running macOS Sierra and OS X El Capitan. The update brings privacy, compatibility, and security improvements and is …

Apple shares new iPad + iOS 11 how-to videos, features third-party apps

On the heels of releasing iOS 11 today, Apple has published a few new how-to videos to its YouTube channel promoting what’s now possible with its latest mobile OS and iPad.<p>About a month ago, Apple released 6 videos showcasing iPad + iOS 11 features and new ways to make the tablet more capable than …

Richard Branson: Hurricanes are the 'start of things to come'

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Virgin Group founder Richard Branson rode out Hurricane Irma in his wine cellar on his private island in the British Virgin Islands.<p>Tuesday, as many of the same islands braced for the impact of Hurricane Maria, he appeared on CNN's "New Day" with a message: "Climate change is real."<p>…

Rowing

Apple iOS 11 Features: 42 Spectacular Tips You Should Know About

Apple announced iOS 11 at the Worldwide Developers Conference in June and it has released 10 betas for developers since then. iOS 11 has dozens of new features that will make the lives of users much easier. In iOS 11, new features have been added to Notes, Camera, Music, App Store, Photos, Calendar …

Apps

Here’s when you can upgrade to macOS High Sierra

Following three months of beta testing, macOS High Sierra is almost ready to make its public debut.<p>There are a whole bunch of new features and improvements to look forward to in this update, including an overhauled Photos app, enhanced Siri, and the new Apple File System.<p>High Sierra improves upon …

High Sierra

24 Things You Can Do in iOS 11 That You Couldn't Do Before

After months of build up and beta testing, the finished version of iOS 11 is out September 19, just a couple days ahead of the launch of the iPhone …

What do all the iPhones actually cost now?

Apple’s big September event was yesterday, which means two things: the company introduced new iPhones and cut the prices of its older models.<p>If you’re interested in an upgrade from your aging iPhone 5 or 6, but the $999 iPhone X is a little pricey, it’s the perfect time to take a look at some of …

Mobile Technology

How to use Siri's personal DJ features in iOS 11

Here's how you can use Siri as your own personal DJ.With the release of iOS 11, Siri is becoming smarter, and part of that is the digital assistant's …

How to set up LTE and cellular on Apple Watch Series 3

Apple's GPS + Cellular Apple Watch is here, and I've gotten a ton of questions from our readers and various folks on Twitter in regards to how …