Tips For iOS

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How To Get Up and Running in Siri Shortcuts

When Apple released iOS 12 in September, they also introduced a new application called Shortcuts. Shortcuts gives Siri Super Powers, in my opinion. What Are Siri Shortcuts Siri Shortcuts lets you automate a series of actions so you can perform them quickly with either a tap on the Shortcut icon or with a voice command […]

How To Block Spam Calls On Your iPhone

Spam calls have been a nuisance for many years, starting on our home phones and now surging on our mobile phones. I receive at least a few a day and Robocallers have upped their game by using local genuine looking phone numbers. Some of these calls are amusing, like the ones that say their calling […]

What is Screen Time and How To Use it

Screen Time was introduced in iOS 12. The new features are designed to give you a better idea of how you’re spending time on your iPhone or iPad and which apps you use the most. To help kick the habit of certain apps, you can set up different options to block certain apps or limit […]

How To Effectively Use Do Not Disturb in iOS 12

With iOS 12, Apple has given users some exciting new features around it’s Do Not Disturb options. With Do Not Disturb, your iPhone or iPad will keep collecting all of your alerts, but will do it quietly. Whether you’re at the movies, a romantic dinner or simply trying to get your rest. When your event […]

How To Control and Customize Grouped Notifications

One of the coolest new features in iOS 12 is the new Grouped Notifications! It’s totally automatic! There are new settings that let you customize options that don’t suit you. Customize Notifications From Notification Center Before iOS 12, each notification came across the screen individually. Now they’re automatically grouped together and we can control them. […]

Beyond Siri: How To Use Dictation On The iPhone and iPad

Siri Dictation is one of the most powerful features in iOS and it’s often overlooked. Talking to Siri may be hit or miss but Apple has really come a long way when it comes to Siri. You can talk to your iPhone or iPad and have it turn to text for anything that takes text […]

How To Prepare Your iPhone or iPad For Sale

Next month Apple will be announcing new devices. We’re not exactly sure what will be announced but you can bet there will be new iPhones and there are rumors that new iPads will be announced too. Maybe you’re thinking a new upgrade is in your future. Putting up your old iPhone for sale is a […]

How To Quickly Edit Screenshots in iOS

I don’t know about you but I take a lot of Screenshots. In iOS 11 Apple has made it really easy to see what you screenshot and allow you to add text, vector shapes, doodles and even zooming in to emphasize it more. You won’t even have to dive into the Photos app to edit. […]