If you send lots of pictures via the Messages app, you may be using more mobile data than you realize. Instead of cutting back on sending your favorite pics to family and friends, first try enabling the iPhone’s Low Quality Image Mode, which automatically reduces the size of images you send via Messages, significantly reducing your data usage.
Within Messages on your iPad or iPhone, you could play with stickers, GIFs, Animoji, and so on to your heart’s content. But how do you clean up the so-called app drawer so that you don’t see icons for a million apps that you don’t want? We’ve got the details right here!
Apple’s new money-transfer system, dubbed Apple Pay Cash, is an easy way to send and receive funds through the Messages app. In today’s article, we’re going to cover exactly how to get money out of Apple Pay and into a linked bank account!
If you ever think, “Hey, my friend Tom would really enjoy this song!” then your iPhone and iPad have got you covered, especially if you’re an Apple Music subscriber. You can share songs easily through the Music app, but Siri makes it even simpler to let your friends know what you’re listening to! We’ll tell you how.
There’s a quick and fun way to forward pictures you receive in Messages on the Mac to another person—without having to save them to your Desktop or Photos library first! Today’s article is all about how to do just that.
iOS 11’s new safety feature for your iPhone—dubbed Do Not Disturb While Driving—can automatically detect when you’re speeding down the road and silence notifications or reply to texts for you. Fewer road distractions? We’re all in on this one.
If you don’t want just anyone to be able to read your texts on your lock screen—but you’d still like to know when you get a message!—then come read about a setting on iOS that’ll let you configure your texts to work exactly the way you want them to. Those of us who have offensive friends can breathe a sigh of relief with this!
Want to save some pictures your friends and family sent you via the Messages app to the Photos app on your Mac? Here’s how to do it!
Want to know exactly when a message was sent or received in the Messages app for macOS? Apple hides that information by default, but here’s how to reveal it on a per-message basis for iMessage and SMS.
Read receipts, which allow you to see when a text message you’ve sent has been read by its recipient, can be set either globally or on a per-conversation basis under macOS Sierra and iOS 10. Come read about how to configure both!