How to Create a New Apple ID on Your iPhone or iPad

How to Create a New Apple ID on Your iPhone or iPad

Every iOS and macOS device must have an Apple ID associated with it. In addition to being used to log in to your devices, your Apple ID also allows you to sync data among all your devices using iCloud. Here I show you how to create an Apple ID directly on your iOS device in iOS 10.3 and iOS 10.2.1 and earlier. I used my iPad as the example for both procedures, but the steps are the same on the iPhone as well. If you’ve updated your iOS device to

The 100 Best Tips and Tricks for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

The 100 Best Tips and Tricks for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

…etimes difficult to use as onscreen elements such as links, photos, and buttons sometimes get in the way. 3D also makes it easier to switch between apps without pressing the Home button. You can press firmly on the left edge and swipe slightly to access the app switcher. You can also press firmly and swipe all the way across to switch back the previous app you were using. Press down on the Camera icon on the home screen to open the Quick Action me…

WWDC 2017 Roundup: iOS 11, HomePod, 10.5-Inch iPad Pro, Refreshed Macs, Apple Files, and More

WWDC 2017 Roundup: iOS 11, HomePod, 10.5-Inch iPad Pro, Refreshed Macs, Apple Files, and More

Apple seemed to put a huge focus on the iPad lineup at WWDC, showing off a ton of new features for the larger-screen iOS devices out there in the wild. Of those new features, iOS 11 users will be able to make personto-person payments with Apple Pay right from within iMessage, thanks to a new dedicated app. iMessage is also getting iCloud support, so conversations will sync better across devices — and all your conversations will be instantly obtai…

The Best Tips and Tricks for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

The Best Tips and Tricks for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

…ne. And we’ll help you discover how, in the section below. The new Home button isn’t actually a button. Similar to the Force Touch trackpad on the new Macs, the new Home “button” is capacitive. It doesn’t move itself, you get feedback on the operation thanks to the Taptic engine just behind the Home button. This means that you can customize how “hard” the press/feedback feels like. There are 3 settings – basically low, medium and high. You would b…

WWDC 2016 Roundup: macOS, iOS 10, Faster Apple Watch Apps, Robust iMessages, and More

WWDC 2016 Roundup: macOS, iOS 10, Faster Apple Watch Apps, Robust iMessages, and More

…es went up on stage, one at a time and sometimes in pairs, to talk about a ton of new features that are arriving in the company’s newest version of its mobile operating system, iOS. This year wasn’t any different. The event wrapped up not too long ago, and it’s safe to say that iOS 10 has a huge list of new additions, tweaks, and improvements when compared to iOS 9. There’s also new things to unpack from the newest version of watchOS — watchOS 3 —…

iPad Pro review: Is it a desktop replacement?

iPad Pro review: Is it a desktop replacement?

…ce you get used to using iPad’s touchscreen to navigate, using the Home button to unlock the device isn’t inconvenient. I can now appreciate why Apple didn’t find it important to include the trackpad and Touch ID in the accessory. Here are just some of the issues or limitations I encounted while trying to use the iPad Pro as a desktop replacement: I was quite dismissive about considering the iPad Pro as a desktop replacement. But after using the i…

Here are the iOS 9 features that were inspired by Android

Here are the iOS 9 features that were inspired by Android

…a challenging task for users. To fix this issue, Google added a search button to the Settings menu with Lollipop, and Apple is doing the same with iOS 9. Now, it can be argued that some of the new Android inspired features were in the pipeline from Apple since quite sometime, and it is just that Google beat them to announcing it first. For example, while Apple has already announced new ways to multitask under iOS 9 on the iPad, Google has added a…

Top 6 reasons to upgrade to the iPad Pro

Top 6 reasons to upgrade to the iPad Pro

…ng at your desk or lounging on the couch, the iPad Pro is an excellent companion #6 Business as usual With the stylus and keyboard, the iPad Pro becomes the businessman’s best travel companion. It’s smaller than a MacBook Pro, yet bigger than an iPad, making it perfect for working on the go. Why you shouldn’t upgrade If you are happy with the size and performance of your existing iPad, then you should hold off on upgrading. The iPad Pro may be pow…

Apple Camp 2016 will let Kids Create Movies, Books, and Learn how to Code in Retail Stores

Apple Camp 2016 will let Kids Create Movies, Books, and Learn how to Code in Retail Stores

…or on Mac, movies with iMovie for iPad and Mac, and also learn how to code to create their own games and program their own robots. The projects will run between July 11 and August 12 in select cities across the globe. Times start at 10:30am and the camps will run until 3:30pm local time. The classes will be available in the following countries: It’s worth noting that spaces are a first-come, first-served basis, so parents should register their kid

Despite Hurdles, iPads are Helping Some Students and Educators with Assistance from Apple Executives

Despite Hurdles, iPads are Helping Some Students and Educators with Assistance from Apple Executives

…luding the fourth-grade class where all 31 students have been given access to iPads. The class’s teacher, Blanca Rivera, was skeptical at first, believing that the iPads was “just for games,” but eight months into the program and she says she’s seen a considerable difference. The students use the iPads to accomplish tasks of all kinds, including producing videos on the water cycle, put together digital books about fractions, and create presentatio…