Moving on to a new iOS device and looking to sell your old one? Passing it along to a friend or family member? Maybe you just want to get a fresh start and free up some storage space. No matter what your reason, Apple makes it easy to erase all personal settings, saved content and apps, and stored passwords on an iPhone or iPad.
In terms of simplicity and intuitiveness, iOS 7 is pretty darn good, but hidden beneath the gloss are a multitude of shortcuts and gestures that enable users and greatly enrich Apple’s mobile experience. Some amount to neat tricks while others are nearly indispensable once discovered.
Recently a Chicago news station was caught with their proverbial pants around their ankles when a segment meant to showcase an iPhone app only managed to showcase the owner of the phone’s naughty browsing habits. Don’t get caught with your proverbial (or actual) pants around your ankles.
So you’ve captured some great video using your iPhone, but that little display just isn’t providing you with the sort of screen real estate that would do justice for editing together a final movie. No worries, you have an iPad. But wait, how do you get them from one to the other?
Next time your phone rings only to stop almost immediately, think twice before calling the number back. It could end up costing you a hefty chunk of change. A new scam targets mobile users and could result in insane international fees charged to your account.
So you got a new iPhone or iPad this holiday season? Looking for a bit of help getting things set up to your liking? Here is a selection of tips and tricks that should answer a few of your lingering questions.
iOS 7 has a set of maps buried deep within the Settings app that reveal the exact location data Apple has collected on your movements. Should we be concerned?
The iPad Air is the most difficult iPad yet to work on–period. Not exactly what repair specialists want to hear, but definitely the current trend in the mobile tech world in general. Why is it the iPad Air so difficult to work on you ask?
In iOS 7, subscribers to a photo stream can now add and share their own images. Here’s how to create a stream, invite others, and enable posting by friends and family.
Having difficulty hearing whoever is on the other line in noisy environments? Turning on noise cancellation (if it isn’t already enabled) can help. Here’s how.
Control Center is one of iOS 7′s best new features. It also can become quite the nuisance when using an app or game that requires full use of screen real estate for touch controls. Here’s how to turn it off.