The iPhone enables certain government alerts — emergency alerts and AMBER alerts — by default. These alerts can be critically important, but they override the user’s silent or Do Not Disturb settings and therefore aren’t appropriate for all users or all situations. Here’s how to disable emergency and AMBER alerts if necessary.
Apple’s FaceTime feature is a great way to keep in touch with people, but how much data does a video call use? If you’re concerned about usage stats—whether for FaceTime video or for audio-only calls—we’ll tell you how to find out how much you’ve consumed on any particular conversation!
MacX MediaTrans offers powerful backup and restore of selective iPhone data, in addition to providing automatic conversion and syncing of all types of media, even the formats Apple doesn’t support. Check it out now and get a free copy!
We’re big fans of Siri, Apple’s voice assistant, but it can be embarrassing to talk into an iPhone or Mac when you need a question answered. Today’s article goes over how you can type (instead of talking) to Siri!
Live Photos in iOS are neat, but sometimes you only want a standard still image. Here’s how to nondestructively convert a Live Photo to a still image using the exact frame you want.
Whether you’re a bulking bodybuilder or just someone who pays attention to his weight, the Apple Watch can help. It can tell you both how much energy you’re using at rest and how much you use while you’re active, and with those numbers, you can figure out what’s best for your body! We’ve got the scoop in this article.
A concerning change was quietly pushed to the iOS App Store recently. Users this week noticed that Apple is no longer listing all in-app purchases and their prices for apps and games that offer them.
Starting with the iPhone 7, Apple introduced haptic feedback to the iPhone, giving iOS the ability to inform users of various system events, such as changing the date in a calendar appointment or reaching the maximum zoom level on a photo. While separate from the traditional vibrations associated with notifications and the iPhone ringer, some users don’t like the feel of these subtle taps. If that’s you, here’s how to turn off haptic feedback on the iPhone.
AirDrop, Apple’s ad-hoc networking technology, makes it easy to quickly share photos, files, contacts, and more between iOS and macOS devices. But one lesser known AirDrop feature is the ability to send websites, too. Here’s how it works.
If you use Chrome as your desktop browser and bookmark manager but Safari for iOS, adding a site to your synced bookmarks while on the go can be tricky. But here’s a way to use the iOS Share interface to directly add a site from Safari to your synced Chrome bookmarks with just a few taps.