Category Archives: iPhone Tips

Use Your iPhone To Set Up Apple TV

If you get a new Apple TV for the holidays, check out this easy way to set it up. You won’t have to use that little remote to enter your passwords, select your network, set up your iTunes store account, … Continue reading

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Better Check Your Restrictions in iOS 8

The Restrictions you can impose on your devices running iOS 8 have changed and it is prudent for you to check them out. It is one of those pay me now or pay me later things. As an example: If … Continue reading

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In iOS 8 Deleting Photos Doesn’t Really Mean Deleting Photos

So you open the photo app and check out your latest additions. You want to delete several because you don’t need them or they aren’t worth keeping. It’s not so easy any more. Don’t ask me to explain this one … Continue reading

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Use Siri To Keep Organized

You don’t have to even open the Reminders app to add things to it. Siri will do it for you. A little setup helps. You can create categories ahead of time so that your reminders can go where they will … Continue reading

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Use Your iPhone or iPad Running iOS 8 To Make Time Lapse Videos

We’ve all seen cool time lapse pictures in nature shows. You know, where you see the plant grow, open a bud,  turn into a flower, and then die. Now you can do that with iOS 8, with the obvious qualifier, that you … Continue reading

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iOS 8 Will Name That Tune Using Siri

I have loved using Shazam since it first came out. Shazam allowed you to hold your iPhone up to any music that was playing and almost every time it would tell you what was playing. iOS 8 has taken that … Continue reading

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How To Find iOS or OS X Help On The Internet

A reader asked me how she could find tutorials for her new iPhone on the internet. Fortunately there is a quick and easy answer to that query. Assuming your operating system is fairly current (at minimum iOS 7 or Mountain … Continue reading

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