Tips & Tricks iOS

How to fix a broken iPhone charger

07 16, 2019
How to fix a broken iPhone charger

Got a broken Apple power adapter? Here's how to fix an iPhone or iPad charger that refuses to work - or figure out if it would be safer to replace it entirely iPhone and iPad chargers quite often break or stop working - but then, they do take a battering over the years. From travel damage to constant plugging and unplugging, it's no surprise to find that Apple's power adapters sometimes break.

How to set up a contact group on iPhone & iPad

07 14, 2019
How to set up a contact group on iPhone & iPad

If you miss the ability to send group emails and messages on an iPhone, don't worry: you can still set up a contact group via iCloud. Here's how to set up a contact group on iPhone

How to make your iPhone read to you by using Speak Screen in iOS

04 25, 2019
How to make your iPhone read to you by using Speak Screen in iOS

Face ID isn't working with my sunglasses. What do I do?

04 24, 2019
Face ID isn't working with my sunglasses. What do I do?

One of the most common complaints from fresh converts to Face ID is that it “doesn’t work” when you’re wearing sunglasses. Not everyone has this problem—it depends on the sunglasses—but early on I fell prey to it myself while wearing my gargantuan Ray-Ban aviators. Thankfully, there’s a simple setting that makes it a lot easier for Face ID to recognize your mug when you’re sporting your favorite shades (although it comes at the expensive of sacrificing a bit of security). Here’s how you do it.

How to Identify if iPhone is Refurbished, Replacement, Personalized, or New

04 11, 2019
How to Identify if iPhone is Refurbished, Replacement, Personalized, or New

You have probably noticed the model identifier, something like MQAC2ZP/A in the About section in the Settings app while checking the version number of the iOS software update installed on your device, but probably might not have thought about what it meant.

How to Stop iPhone and iPad Apps From Updating Automatically

By default, apps on your iPhone or iPad will update automatically overnight when they’re connected to power and a Wi-Fi network. It’s a really useful feature if you’re the kind of person who always wants to use the latest version of the apps. But the way that some app updates move, this can be a double-edged sword.

04 11, 2019

How to Use iPhone Camera LED Flash as Notification Light

I prefer to keep my iPhone in silent mode especially when I am in office. However, the problem with that is I end up missing calls, messages and notifications. If you are from an era where you used a BlackBerry, then I have some good news as there is a cool way to address this problem on your iPhone.

04 11, 2019