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iOS 11.4 seems to have a battery drain problem

Video: Can Apple cure us of smartphone addiction? Apple’s support forum is lighting up with complaints from iPhone users that iOS 11.4 is hammering their battery life hard. Devices across the line, from the iPhone 6 to the iPhone X, seem to be sporadically affected. One commonality seems to be ...

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How to enable USB Restricted Mode in iOS 11.4.1

Apple has added a new security feature to iOS 11.4.1 that makes it harder for hackers – as well as law enforcement and government agencies – to unlock your iPhone. Here’s how to enable this feature. Must read: Don’t buy these Apple products (July 2018 edition) The new feature prevents ...

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iOS 12: The hidden feature I won't be switching on

iOS 12 features a built-in automatic update feature I’ve spent a fair bit of time poking around the new iOS 12 beta, and come across a fair number of new features. Some seem useful, others not so. But there’s one new feature that I don’t think I’ll even be activating. ...

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Google adds teacher approved app recommendations to Family Link

Discovering which apps are OK for your kids to use is often a trial-and-error process. Usually, it requires reading through reviews, installing the app, trying it out yourself, and then you decide if it is something your child needs or would benefit from. Read also: Hands-on with Google Family Link ...

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Three iOS tricks you're probably not using

Here are three simple, yet highly useful, iOS tricks that you’re probably not making use of. See also : What would Steve Jobs think of today’s Apple? Turn the keyboard into a trackpad The first allows you to turn the keyboard into a trackpad to allow you to more easily ...

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