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How to use QR codes in iOS 11

Depending on who you ask, QR codes are either outdated, entirely uncool, and useless, or they're open, accessible, kind of neat, and — it turns out —</i> …

iOS 11 means you never have to remember app passwords again

Tired of constantly forgetting your passwords? Apple wants to eliminate that pain point in iOS 11 by expanding its password-managing feature beyond its Safari browser.<p>Technically, password autofill for third-party apps has been available for a couple of years now, but developers had to enable the …

90+ new features shipping with iOS 11 this Fall

Apple spent a lot of time demoing iOS 11 at the WWDC 2017 keynote, but in the interest of time, they were only able to show off some of the top …

Apps

iOS 11 lets you type your requests to Siri instead of voicing them

Apple unveiled iOS 11 at yesterday’s Worldwide Developers Conference, putting emphasis on dozens upon dozens of new features and enhancements that …

Siri

Life-altering protip: YOU CAN BACKSPACE ON THE IPHONE CALCULATOR!!!!

While my transition from Android to iOS went without any significant hiccups, one thing that has been driving me nuts for months is that I never figured out how to properly use the Calculator app in the iPhone, especially when it comes to backspacing. But as it turns out – there is a secret gesture …

Spielparadies für die ganze Familie | BEO Funpark

Der BEO ist gelandet<p>Bösingen liegt nur rund 20 Fahrminuten von Bern, Freiburg und Murten entfernt. Der <b>BEO-Funpark</b> steht direkt neben dem …

St. Beatus-Höhlen

Die St. Beatus-Höhlen und Roberto Brigante bitten zu Tisch Was gibt es schöneres als einen lauen Sommerabend, einen reichhaltig gedeckten Tisch, gute …

How to View Only Downloaded Music in iOS 10 on iPhone or iPad

Music app has got a redesign in iOS 10. Thanks to several improvements, it’s much better now. One of the finest changes that I have noticed is the …

Top 10 Secret Features in iOS 10

iOS 10 is packed full of new features, but the best ones are often hidden under the hood. Here are some of our favorite lesser-known new features, …

How to Type a Period on the iPhone Keyboard with Only the Space Bar

Open any app with access to your keyboard.<p>Type your sentence, and when it’s time to insert a period…<p>Double tap the spacebar.<p>That’s it! A period will be inserted and a space will automatically be added too, allowing to you keep typing.

8 Maps app tricks that you (probably) don't know

There’s been a resurgence of interest in Apple’s Maps app on iOS over the last few days so what better time to present eight navigation and mapping …

Windows 10

Quickly Export a Page As a PDF on iOS with 3D Touch

Usually, if you want to export a note, web page, or whatever else as a PDF on iOS, you have to send it over to iBooks first or use a third-party app. …

Welcoming the Xamarin team to Microsoft

As the role of mobile devices in people's lives expands even further, mobile app developers have become a driving force for software innovation. At …

All the Useful iPhone Landscape Features You May Have Forgotten

Back when it launched, Apple made a big deal out of the fact you could turn your iPhone sideways and get a different view of an app. These days, many …

Get where you’re going with fewer steps using these 3D Touch shortcuts in Apple Maps

Getting where you’re going with fewer steps is a lot easier with time-saving 3D Touch shortcuts in Apple Maps. For example, pressing the Maps icon on …

Apps

The Throwable, Panoramic Ball Cam Is Finally Here—and It's Incredible

When we first got wind of a throwable, 36-lens compound camera that automatically snaps 360-degree panoramas at the height of its toss, we were …

Learn How to Port Your iOS App to Windows 10

It’s no surprise that Microsoft wants us to create apps that can run on Windows 10. To that end, the company has posted a tutorial for everyone who’s …

All the Hidden iOS Gestures and Shortcuts You May Have Forgotten

iOS is packed with <i>tons</i> of useful gestures, but some of the best are the ones that are useful when you need them, but you don’t use every day. Here …

App Store

Return of incandescent light bulbs as MIT makes them more efficient than LEDs

Ever since the EU restricted sales of traditional incandescent light bulbs, homeowners have complained about the shortcomings of their energy-efficient replacements.<p>The clinical white beam of LEDs and frustrating time-delay of ‘green’ lighting has left many hankering after the instant, bright warm …

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Clear Out Multiple Photos in iOS Message Threads to Quickly Regain Space

By default, iMessage saves every single photo you’re sent (you can change this, of course), which is super handy, but also eats up a ton of space. …

Building a ToDo App Using Realm and Swift

After the big evolution in smart phones in the last years, a lot of tools have been developed to make life easier and simpler for developers to …

App Store

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

1/<p>First, go to the Accessibility settings in your iPhone's Settings.<p>Screenshot/Tech Insider<p>Settings —> General —> Accessibility<p>2/<p>Then, tap on Zoom …

All the New Stuff You Can Do with 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus come out today and now that you’ve figured out <i>how</i> you should buy one, it’s time to figure out how to use it. iMore has a …

Disable Pop-Up Character Previews on the iPhone Keyboard

Since it came out, iOS has always had little pop-ups for every key you press on the keyboard. If, for whatever reason, this feature has always …

All the New Stuff You Can Ask Siri in iOS 9

One of Apple’s big talking points when they introduced iOS 9 was how Siri was going to be better and more “proactive.” We didn’t really have any clue …

Instantly Search Google in iOS 9 with "Paste and Search"

iOS 9 has a ton of great little hidden features, and over on iDownloadBlog, they point out another one with “Paste and Search” and “Paste and Go,” …