Category: iOS

iPhone: Things You Need to Know about Your iPhone

Remember we recently posted an article about iPad? We received some good response from you guys, so we decided to write a similar article for iPhone as well. You haven’t checked that article; then I strongly suggest you read that article. Now, let’s continue to this article.

Do you own an iPhone or planning to own one? Do you feel uncomfortable about your iPhone and want to know better your iPhone? This article is for all those whose answer is yes to one or all of the questions that I just asked. Read on to find the answer to all your questions.

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#1 Tip- Sign Agreement with Carriers

iPhone is well known as an expensive piece of tech. Believe me; you can get a better phone with the price you are paying for an iPhone. iPhone generally known as the luxury brand and most people wish to own one. But very few can make it up. If you also want to own an iPhone but short on cash then you should consider signing an agreement with any major carriers. Most of the carriers offer an iPhone with much lower price than what you would pay otherwise. But the only problem is you have to sign an agreement to agree to use their service for few years. Most of the time the agreement last for 1 to 2 years max.

This way you can enjoy a premium phone at a much lower price.

#2 Tip- App freezing is a pain

iOs is a well optimized mobile OS, but sometimes you may enter into a situation when your phone will stop responding, and the app you use will freeze on the screen. That is one of the most frustrating features of iPhone or iOS in general. Thins might be possible because of a poorly designed app too. In that situation to make your iPhone working again, you just have to press your home button then hold the home button for a couple of seconds. This will force clean all the app that were running on your iPhone on that time. Now your iPhone will start working as it used.

#3 Tip- Extend Battery Life of your iPhone

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The beauty of a smart gadget is to give you contact update of your social media, news, and things you care the most. There are many features on an iPhone that makes it stand out. But al;l those come with a price and here your battery life. Most of the smart feature run in the background which ultimately cause low battery performances.

  1. There are some ways you can use to extend your battery life.
  2. Turn off notification for the app that you rarely use.
  3. Turn off Bluetooth, Wifi, GPS, Mobile data when you are not using them.
  4. Keep your brightness low or auto when not needed.
  5. Check apps which are using most of your battery life. If you see some app using the battery most, but you rarely use then consider uninstalling them.

#4 Tip- Dictionary App is the Best on iPhone

iPhone has one of the best dictionary apps you can find anywhere else. The best thing is this app is integrated with the iOS which makes it more useful. Whenever you need a meaning or definition of a word just long press that text then selects define. This dictionary works from any app.

#5 Tip- Voice Typing is Awesome

iPhone sup]ports voice typing like any other major mobile operating system. This helps you to type faster without typing. To start this just tap the mic icon on the keyboard then say whatever you want to type. Once you are done click, the stop button and iPhone will type whatever you said. This is a great feature for faster typing. The only problem with the voice typing is that it doesn’t understand other accents. If your accent is not western, then you might have to face some difficulties.

Wrap Up

By this time I am sure you have learned a lot about your iPhone and how to use. Many of your frustration ion that you had with your iPhone is should solve now. You know what i9f you know how to use something with perfection then nothing is hard. This certainly fits here. We are here for your help in case you need any help. As always this article was not for the people who knows quite a bit about iPhone.

How To Take Advantage Of Everything IPads Have To Offer

Many people have a believe that they will not be able to use an iPad since they are not very familiar with technology or iOS platform. If you are one those people who feel the same way, then you should definitely check this article. After reading this article, you will know how easy it is to handle an iPad or any other tablets for that matter. There are many useful tips found within.

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#1 Tip- Protect your iPad with a Screen Protector

This is more of a hack than a tip. Get a screen protector for your iPad before you begin to use the device. There is no doubt that the iPad screen is made of high-quality materials, they can still be damaged relatively easily if they are not protected or handled poorly. The smallest grain of dirt rubbed across the screen with your finger can result in a large scratch. So, better use a screen protector for your iPad or just get ready live with a scratched display.

#2 Tip- Stop iPad to Suggest you Wi-Fi Network

Frustrated by seeing a frequent notification asking you to join a Wi-Fi network? There is an easy fix to this issue. Simply turn off the Ask to Join settings. You will still be able to join networks; however, this from now you have to go to the Wi-Fi setting and join the network you want to. This simple fix is way better that always receiving Wi-Fi signal notification.

#3 Tip- Play with Notifications

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Are you getting too many notifications? This thing happens with most of us when we receive notifications from the app that we don’t need/want. If that the case then, you should go to your settings and tap on notifications. Here will have access to all the apps and you can choose from which app you want notifications and from which app you don’t. You can use even this setting to enable notification that you had disabled before.

#4 Tip- It is better to Backup your Data

Back up your iPad and its data often. Your iPad will soon be a major piece of technology for your daily life, which will have all your data including movies, music, your personal photos, office documents, contacts and lot more. You would never want to lose those sensitive data. Make it a habit of doing a backup of your iPad every night so that there is no chance that these documents will be lost forever. Remember, your iPad is still a piece of technology; it can break or brick with almost zero warning.

#5 Tip- Make Multitasking Easy

Most of the current generation devices are meant to do multi tasks in day to day life. iPad is a great device to multitasking. We always switch from one app to another to perform a certain task. Do you need to switch from one app to another very often? You should activate the multitasking gestures which can be found in the general tab of your settings. You will then be able to swipe left or right to switch apps, swipe up to see your multitasking bar and pinch your fingers if you want to access your home.

Wrap Up

Did these tips help you? Or do you still feel like iPad is not your cup of tea? If yes then my suggest would take your first step and dive into this wonderful technology of iPad as soon as you get one. Then slowly perform all the tips I mentioned in this article. You will start loving your iPad. These tips were designed especially for those who are getting started with the iPad or have very less knowledge about the technology. If you are an average or pro iPad user, then this article is not for you.