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How to customize the Notes app on iPhone and iPad

Manage accounts, sort notes, set passwords, and more — here's how!The Notes app for iPhone and iPad is your way to jot down quick things during the …

iOS 11 will dramatically improve battery life on all iPhones

iOS 11 brings over a variety of new features and improvements for both iPhone and iPad. But the new software release, now installed on nearly 60% of …

10 Confusing iOS Symbols and What They Actually Mean

Using an iPhone is typically a pretty straightforward task. But, occasionally, there can be aspects of the iOS operating system that are confusing or …

How to Set Background App Refresh to WiFi Only with iOS 11 on iPhone

For years, we’ve recommended turning off Background App Refresh on your device to save battery life and cellular data. Background App Refresh automatically refreshes apps you have open in the background so that when you go to look at the app again, the page is already up to date and loaded. Which …

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How to use the Apple Watch: Tips & secret features

Apple Watch

How to use the Apple Watch Activity app

Get fit and stay healthy with the Apple Watch's Activity app, which tracks your daily exercise and calorie-burn goals. Here's how to use all the …

Apple Watch

What is Breathe for Apple Watch | How to use Apple Breathe app in watchOS 3

Apple Watch

How to get better Apple Watch battery life: Tips to last longer

Apple and the future of photography in Depth: iPhone 8 Plus

When iPhone launched ten years ago it took basic photos and no video. Apple has since rapidly advanced its capabilities in mobile photography to the …

Mobile Photography

Sharing YouTube videos on iMessage just got way easier

From our friends at<p><b>BY GEOFF WEISS</b><p>YouTube has made a slight-but-mighty update to its iOS app today that’s bound to make sharing videos via text …

Set up your new iPhone X the right way

The new iPhone X is radically different from previous iPhones, but the setup hasn’t changed much at all. The biggest difference from your current iPhone, is that you’ll be able to take advantage of Automatic Setup. And of course Face ID has ousted Touch ID, so you’ll only have to save one face, …

The iPhone X has three secret Face ID features that were just discovered

Apple’s forthcoming iPhone X represents one of the more intriguing and highly anticipated iPhone releases in history. Not only does the device …

Apple shifts Siri and Spotlight search from Microsoft’s Bing to Google on iOS and macOS

It looks like Siri and Google are friends again and Bing is in the rear view mirror. In a major shift, Apple is changing its search results provider for Siri and Spotlight on iOS and macOS from Microsoft’s Bing to the vastly more popular Google.<p>The change has started to roll out today and should be …

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The One Thing You Must, Must Do Before You Set Up Your New iPhone

There’s an excitement which bubbles up when it comes to unwrapping a brand new smartphone, a bit like your own private keynote unveiling. All right, maybe not, but still it’s nice to take proud ownership of your new possession.<p>But once you’ve opened it, there’s the drudgery of setting it up. Well, …

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iOS 11 Makes Sharing Your Wi-Fi Password Much Easier

iOS: Having an elaborate, secure password on your Wi-Fi network can be a great thing. A great thing until that weekend you have guests visiting from …

Here's how to hide iMessage apps in iOS 11

It's always the smallest features that end up being the most annoying.<p>With Apple's big iOS 11 update now rolling out, many users are discovering one …

Apps

Video: 17 awesome things you can do on iPad with iOS 11 you couldn’t do before

iOS 11 was a major release for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It was Apple’s biggest release ever, even more so for iPad owners. In fact, we’ve …

Apps

The iOS 11 hidden tricks you absolutely need to learn right now

iOS 11 is officially out, which means you can install it on your iPhone and iPad right now to experience some of the things Apple has been working …

25 features that will make you want to upgrade to iOS 11

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Which Apple Watch should you buy?

With the Series 2 discontinued, the choice is much simpler<p>Apple’s big iPhone reveal on Tuesday was a hardware extravaganza, with the new $999 iPhone X sucking up a lot of the air in the company’s lavish new Steve Jobs Theatre. But the Apple Watch, more so than any of the less-prominent (and …

An Apple executive just revealed tasty new details about Face ID we didn’t know

Apple's iPhone X is here, and with it comes a new controversial features: Face ID. While the Sept. 12 keynote at the Steve Jobs Theater touched on …

If you own an iPhone 7, you absolutely should not buy an iPhone 8

It's not easy buying an iPhone these days. You have a huge assortment of options, starting with the puny iPhone SE ($350) and going all the way up to …

13 things everyone is going to love about iOS 11

Apple's newest operating system for iPhones and iPads, iOS 11, finally launches this month. We'll learn the official release date for iOS 11 at …

How to handle iOS 11's big Lock Screen change

There are a few minor but important changes coming to how you interact with notifications.<p>After installing iOS 11, you're bound to notice a lot of small changes and some bigger changes. There's the ability to record your screen, a customizable control center and then there's… Notification …

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Buy the cheapest new Philips Hue smart home HomeKit starter kit from $99, new ceiling light fixtures coming soon

Philips have announced several updates to their HomeKit-compatible smart home lighting range, Hue. Firstly, the new starter kits offer better value for money.<p>The flagship White and Color Ambience kit now features 4 bulbs and a hub for just $199, the best value Hue has ever offered for its …

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'26 Time Management Tricks I Wish I'd Known at 20'

Always know the one thing you really need to get done.<p>Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a …

Arya Stark Has Been Playing Us This Whole Time & This Theory Proves It

It's no secret that Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) has started getting on some people's nerves. Her ruthless personality was crucial when she was out …

Here's why Uncle Benjen's reunion with Jon Snow was so important in 'Game of Thrones' episode 6

Jon Snow just won't die on <i>Game of Thrones</i>. And the latest episode, "Beyond the Wall," provided us with the most convenient plot twist of all to save …

I’ve got one problem with last night’s Game of Thrones episode that I just can’t shake off

Last night’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> episode 6 sure was something else. It brought us plenty of action, and an unexpected twist that most of us didn’t see …