How to Disable Online Activity Status on Instagram to Stop Showing When You’re Using the App

How to Disable Online Activity Status on Instagram to Stop Showing When You’re Using the App

Instagram now defaults to showing other peoples accounts when you were last active using the Instagram application. For example, if you’re using Instagram right now then other Instagram users will be able to see that you are using the app at that moment. If you used the app exactly 23 minutes ago, other users can…

How to Make iPhone Automatically Answer Calls

How to Make iPhone Automatically Answer Calls

iPhone has the capability to automatically answer inbound phone calls. Much as this sounds, with the auto-answer feature enabled, the iPhone will answer all phone calls automatically that come to the phone. Auto-Answer Calls is an excellent accessibility setting that has many obvious uses and a wide range of applications for nearly all sorts of…

How to Stop Apps Downloading on All iOS Devices Automatically

How to Stop Apps Downloading on All iOS Devices Automatically

If you have more than one iOS device using the same Apple ID, let’s say an iPhone and an iPhone, you may have noticed that if you download an app on the iPhone, the same app will simultaneously download and appear on the iPad, and vice versa. This is due to an iOS feature called…

How to Replace Your iPhone 6 Plus Battery Without Apple’s Help

How to Replace Your iPhone 6 Plus Battery Without Apple’s Help

If you’re still using an iPhone 6 Plus, chances are your battery life is pretty terrible. The lithium batteries that power almost all our technology wear down over time, leaving most people with three options: replace the battery, buy a new device, or suffer. Apple’s Offering Cheap iPhone Battery Replacements The good news is that…

How to Take Long Exposure Photos on iPhone & iPad with Live Photos

How to Take Long Exposure Photos on iPhone & iPad with Live Photos

You’re probably aware of Live Photos by now, the interesting iPhone and iPad feature that transforms a regular image capture into a brief movie clip. But the latest versions of iOS support an assortment of exciting Live Photo effects, including an ability to easilyy create beautiful long exposure images. Long Exposure photography is typically left…

How to Disable Apple Pay Lock Screen Access on iPhone X by Side Button Presses

How to Disable Apple Pay Lock Screen Access on iPhone X by Side Button Presses

Ever picked up iPhone X and found Apple Pay credit cards on screen? Or have you pulled iPhone X out of a pocket or bag and discovered that Apple Pay is open on the lock screen? This is from a new Apple Pay access feature that iPhone X enables by default, which allows the devices…

How to Disable Bad Language in Siri on iPhone and iPad

How to Disable Bad Language in Siri on iPhone and iPad

If you don’t want Siri to ever dictate, speak, or write out explicit language, you can disable bad language in Siri for iPhone and iPad completely. By disabling explicit language support in Siri, the virtual assistant will use asterisks to cover up curse words and bad language, like “s**t”, and will literally bleep explicit language…

How to Change the Default Notes Account in iOS

How to Change the Default Notes Account in iOS

The Notes app in iOS is ever useful and offers a great place to store whatever little tidbits of text, checklists, pictures, doodles and drawings, shared notes with other people, password locked notes, and other data points you wish to preserve in some organized manner on an iPhone or iPad. And as for storing, the…