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Posted March 10, 2015 by

iPhone and iPad: How Do I Enable Desktop View on Safari?

Feature page - Safari Desktop Mode

iOS 8 has made many improvements to Apple’s built-in browser. Safari supports the mobile version of websites quite well. However, no matter now well a site’s mobile version fits into a handheld device’s smaller screen, there are instances when you want to view the desktop version instead. Searching through Safari may lead you nowhere unless […]

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Posted March 3, 2015 by

WatchKit: Using Handoff in an Apple Watch App


The Glance feature of an Apple Watch app lets users quickly view timely read-only information from your app without even having to open the app. By default, tapping on a Glance screen takes the user straight to the initial view of the app, which is not very helpful in most cases. For example, when a […]

Posted February 28, 2015 by

How Do I Add Facebook Stickers to My Photos?

facebook argument feature

Not only does Facebook let you send lovely stickers to your friends through chat, it also lets you add those stickers to your photos. Here is how to do it on your iPhone or Android phone.

Posted February 26, 2015 by

How Do I Block Apps from Using the 3G Connection on My iPhone?


Today, most free games on the App Store have ads in them. Many of them contain video ads, which eat a lot of your 3G bandwidth. If you are not using an unlimited data plan, these video ads may cause your monthly bill to increase since they use more data than static-image ads. To avoid […]

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Posted February 25, 2015 by

iPad: Camera Exposure and Resizing Photos

how to resize ipad image

Not many people think of using the iPad to take pictures. Some users even prefer to install third-party cameras, but the camera app that Apple provides gets the job done. In fact, anyone can take good photos with iPad. This tutorial explains the basics of using the iPad’s exposure setting and resizing iPad photos.

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Posted February 25, 2015 by

How Do I Enable Personal Hotspot to Share My iPhone’s Internet Connection

Turn iPhone into a Hotspot Zone

You can use your iPhone as a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot. By enabling your iPhone’s Personal Hotspot feature, you can share your device’s internet connection with other Wi-Fi enabled devices that are connected to it. This tutorial contains step-by-step instructions describing how to use your iPhone as a personal Wi-Fi hotspot.

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Posted February 21, 2015 by

How Do I View YouTube Videos Offline Using My iPhone?

Download and play youtube videos OFFLINE

YouTube is a convenient platform for watching your favorite videos online. Whether you want to see your favorite artist’s latest music video or tutorials on cooking an egg omelette, YouTube has millions of videos waiting to be watched. YouTube has one requirement though: you need to be connected to the internet to watch the videos. […]

Posted February 18, 2015 by

How Do I Search for Text on a Website Using Safari or Chrome on My iPhone?


Similar to their desktop versions, the mobile versions of popular browsers such as Safari or Chrome also let you find text in a web page. However, the minimal design of the apps often hides this feature. Here is how to find it in your favorite browser in case you want to search for text quickly in […]

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Posted February 16, 2015 by

Set Up iCloud on Windows

how to setup icloud on windows

I already have Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive set up on my computer, but I am reluctant to add Apple iCloud because I have lost documents with Microsoft OneDrive.  Will icloud work any better or be any safer? Despite some possible risks, I am going to add iCloud Drive to my Windows computer. In this […]

Posted February 13, 2015 by

How Do I Call the Parent iPhone App from an Apple Watch App?


An Apple Watch app is capable of communicating with its parent iOS app. Developers can take advantage of this feature and bypass the limitation of a watch app by performing long-running, complex tasks on the iOS app and passing the data back to the Watch app. Read on to find out how.