Imagine yourself holding your phone one minute then without warning it falls. The worst part is it drops in water. No doubt you’re aware, water and your phone don’t mix. It leads to water damage, which can be fatal if you don’t act fast. Regardless if your phone is an Android smartphone or an iPhone,
A broken phone screen is just as bad as a dead battery. Some users might even consider it the worst thing that could happen to their phone. Many would say it’s a death sentence since it would hamper everything they need to do with their phone. Your selfies could look strange. How will you manage
So, it came to the point that you needed a mobile repair company. What happened? Well, chances are you got your phone wet or you’ve broken the phone screen. Regardless of the reason, considering the services of a mobile repair company is a significant decision. Unless your phone warranty or policy covers the cost of
Touch ID seems to have a beef with certain fingers, consistently requiring multiple scans before unlocking the device. If this sounds familiar, try this: Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode. Here, enroll the same finger two to three times by choosing Add a fingerprint. Doing so will give Touch ID more information about your
This tip will save your battery life and your privacy. Far, far into iOS’s privacy settings is a setting that, when enabled, sends Apple your location data. Some people don’t care. If you do — and you want a battery boost while you’re at it — disable the feature. Go to Settings > Privacy > System Services to toggle
Spotlight is really useful for quickly surfacing data on your phone. In order to do that, however, the tool needs to constantly survey your phone for new data and index it. To temper the effects on your battery, go to Settings > General >Spotlight and uncheck the items you don’t necessarily need indexed.
Thanks to the iPhone 5S’s fast processor, the camera now lets you shoot in burst mode, snapping multiple photos per second. It’s great for capturing sports, kids, and special moments you want every bit of.
Sometimes you need to charge your phone fast. The fastest way to do that? Airplane mode. With all sending and receiving of data cut off, your phone will charge much faster. Just be sure to leave the backlight off, too.
To see when a message was sent, drag the message screen to the left, and the timestamps will be revealed.
Hidden beneath the unassuming characters of the iOS keyboard is a world of letters and symbols only available with a long-press. For example long-pressing the dash key reveals em and en dashes, while long-pressing the numeral 0 lets you insert a degree symbol.