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iOS is the mobile operating system that runs on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and other mobile hardware from Apple. Though it may look differently and run on different hardware, iOS is based upon a highly modified variation of Mac OS, the desktop operating system software that runs on Macs.

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How to Disable Read Receipts in Signal

Feb 28, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Disable Read Receipts in Signal

Are you one of those many people who recently made the switch to Signal as their primary instant messaging platform? If so, you may have trouble getting a hang of all the available privacy-related settings, like disabling read receipts for example.

How to Save All Photos from Facebook on iPhone, iPad, Mac, Windows PC

Feb 27, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Save All Photos from Facebook

Do you want to download all the photos you’ve shared on Facebook over the past several years? Fortunately, it’s a lot easier than you think, and you can do it right from your iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Windows PC.

How to Disable Typing Indicators in Signal

Feb 25, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Disable Typing Indicators in Signal

Looking to be sneaky while texting your friends and colleagues on Signal? Not everyone wants to let the other person know that they’re typing. Signal gives you a unique setting unlike most other messaging platforms that allow you to disable typing indicators if necessary.

How to Improve Recording Quality of Voice Memos on iPhone & iPad

Feb 25, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Improve Recording Quality of Voice Memos on iPhone & iPad

Do you regularly use the built-in Voice Memos app to record audio using your iPhone or iPad? In that case, you may be interested in using this neat but simple trick to improve the quality of the recorded audio.

How to Access Windows Shared Folders from iPhone & iPad

Feb 24, 2021 - 2 Comments
How to Access Windows Shared Folders from iPhone

Do you want to access specific files and folders on your Windows computer right from your iPhone or iPad? Thanks to the built-in Files app, it’s fairly simple and straightforward to connect to SMB file servers which includes shared Windows folders on a network.

Make Siri Respond to Voice Even if iPhone Screen Covered

Feb 23, 2021 - 2 Comments
How to Make Siri Respond to Voice Even if iPhone Screen Covered

Do you frequently take advantage of Siri to perform various tasks on your iPhone? If so, you’ll be pleased to know that you can now use Siri without taking your phone out of the pocket, or in other situations where the iPhone screen is covered.

How to Add & Remove People in Signal Group Chat

Feb 21, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Add & Remove People in Signal Group Chat

If you’ve been motivated by others to get on the popular Signal messenger app, chances are decent that you also got invited and added to a group chat. Group chats are a quick way to get started on a new messaging platform and hence, you may be looking to add some of your friends to … Read More

How to Create Messenger Rooms on iPhone & iPad

Feb 19, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Create Messenger Rooms on iPhone & iPad

You may already know that Facebook Messenger can be used for making video calls and group video calls from your iOS or iPadOS device. Messenger Rooms, on the other hand, are a different implementation of the same service developed by Facebook to compete against the likes of Zoom.

How to Automatically Change iPhone Wallpaper with Shortcuts

Feb 18, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Automatically Change iPhone Wallpaper with Shortcuts

Have you ever want to set your iPhone to automatically switch between different wallpapers? You probably already know how to change wallpaper on an iPhone or iPad, but thanks to the built-in Shortcuts app on iOS and iPadOS devices, you can now set up dynamically changing wallpapers within a matter of minutes.

How to Change the Background Color of a Note on iPhone & iPad

Feb 17, 2021 - 5 Comments
How to Change the Background of a Note on iPhone & iPad

Do you want to switch to a different background color while writing down information in the stock Notes app on iPhone or iPad? Similar to how you can change the Notes appearance of the background to blank, grid, or lines, you can also change the background color of notes too.

Beta 2 of iOS 14.5 & iPadOS 14.5 Released for Testing

Feb 16, 2021 - 1 Comment
iOS 14.5 beta 2

Apple has issued the second beta versions of iOS 14.5, iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, and tvOS 14.5 to users who are involved in the respective beta testing programs.

How to Enable & Disable Private Wi-Fi Address on iPhone & iPad to Increase Privacy

Feb 16, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Enable & Disable Private Wi-Fi Address on iPhone & iPad to Increase Privacy

Do you connect to multiple Wi-Fi networks from your iPhone or iPad on a daily basis? Whether it’s your workplace or somewhere in public, you may want to help protect your privacy by using private Wi-Fi addresses on your device, which basically spoofs the devices MAC address to a randomized one. But having a changing … Read More

How to Block App Tracking on iPhone & iPad

Feb 15, 2021 - 2 Comments
How to Block App Tracking on iPhone & iPad

iPhone and iPad apps will now need permission from the user before they can use their data for targeted ads. This is a newer privacy feature from Apple, which has changed the way app developers access your data for delivering personalized ads to your device.

How to Delete Your Tinder Account on iPhone

Feb 14, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Delete Your Tinder Account on iPhone

With over 60 million users across the world, Tinder is arguably one of the most popular apps to find someone to date or make new friends to hang out with. But unlike most other social networking platforms, Tinder is not necessarily the kind of app that everyone would want to keep using in the long … Read More

How to Use Google Maps Incognito Mode on iPhone & iPad

Feb 13, 2021 - 3 Comments
How to Use Google Maps Incognito Mode on iPhone & iPad

Do you use Google Maps as your primary app for navigation on your iPhone or iPad? If so, you might be interested in taking advantage of the Incognito mode it has to offer, which can help to make Google Maps use a bit more private.

How to Change Subtitle Language on iPhone & iPad Video

Feb 12, 2021 - Leave a Comment

English is the default language for subtitles while watching videos on an iPhone and iPad. However, this can be changed easily to a different language, if English isn’t your first language, or if you’re using subtitles for helping to learn a foreign language.

How to Use Precise & Approximate Location on iPhone & iPad

Feb 11, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Use Precise & Approximate Location on iPhone

Modern versions of iPhone and iPad system software offer the user more control over their location data that is shared with apps. This privacy-centric feature allows the user to choose either precise or approximate location data on their iPhone and iPad, whichever the user is more comfortable with or finds most appropriate for that particular … Read More

How to Type Backslash \ on iPhone and iPad

Feb 10, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Type Backslash on iPhone and iPad

Unable to find the backslash symbol on your iPhone or iPad? If you’re relatively new to the iOS and iPadOS ecosystem, you’re probably not familiar with all aspects of the keyboard, so finding uncommon symbols like backslash might be an issue. But rest assured, you can type the black slash on the iPhone and iPad … Read More

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