Apple Moved Control Center in iOS 12 on the iPad—Here’s Where to Find It

Although most of what’s new in iOS 12 are new features, one change for change’s sake may throw you. In iOS 11 on an iPad, you would bring up Control Center by swiping up from the bottom of the screen, just like on all iPhones other than the iPhone X. With iOS 12, however, Apple [...]

By |2018-10-01T11:06:50+00:00October 1st, 2018|Apple Pros, APros Archive, ASMC, ASMC Archive, Control Center, iPad, Restricted Content, Tip|Comments Off on Apple Moved Control Center in iOS 12 on the iPad—Here’s Where to Find It

Use Continuity Camera to Scan Documents and Take Photos Right into Mac Documents

Have you found yourself composing an email message on your Mac while staring glumly at the receipt or document you need to scan and attach to the message? Adding that scan to the message isn’t impossible, but until macOS 10.14 Mojave, it hasn’t necessarily been easy. It’s super simple now, thanks to a new Mojave [...]

By |2018-10-01T11:02:39+00:00October 1st, 2018|Apple Pros, APros Archive, Article, ASMC, ASMC Archive, iPad, iPhone, Mac, Restricted Content|Comments Off on Use Continuity Camera to Scan Documents and Take Photos Right into Mac Documents

Here’s the Fastest Way to Set Up a New iPhone

When you’re unboxing a new iPhone, it’s time to think about how you’ll move your digital life from your old iPhone to the new one. If your old iPhone is running iOS 11, you can use Quick Start, a new iOS 11 feature that makes the transfer easy. Just turn on the new iPhone, set [...]

By |2017-12-01T14:08:03+00:00December 1st, 2017|Apple Pros, APros Archive, ASMC, ASMC Archive, iOS 11, iPad, iPhone, Restricted Content, Tip|Comments Off on Here’s the Fastest Way to Set Up a New iPhone

How to Get Back to Siri’s Web Results Quickly

Ask Siri to search the Web and you’ll get five results back from Google (not Bing anymore!). Tap one and it opens in Safari. But what if that page doesn’t contain the information you want? How do you get back to Siri’s results? The easy way is to tap the little Siri button that appears in [...]

By |2017-11-01T17:08:37+00:00November 1st, 2017|Apple Pros, APros Archive, ASMC, ASMC Archive, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Restricted Content, Safari, Siri, Tip|Comments Off on How to Get Back to Siri’s Web Results Quickly

You Can Now Scan QR Codes with the Camera in iOS 11

You’ve undoubtedly seen those odd-looking square QR codes on product packaging, a business card, or a flyer. In the past, you needed a special app to scan a QR code to see what Web URL, contact card, Wi-Fi network, or other piece of information it held. In iOS 11, though, you can just point your [...]

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The Best Apple-Related Gifts for 2017

It’s that time of year again, when many of us start wracking our brains for gift ideas for our loved ones—or for our own wish lists. If your special someone is an Apple user, we have a few suggestions. Chargers, Cables, and Adapters, Oh My! We know that giving someone a cable feels a bit [...]

By |2017-11-01T17:04:15+00:00November 1st, 2017|Apple Pros, Apple Watch, APros Archive, Article, ASMC, ASMC Archive, iPad, Restricted Content|Comments Off on The Best Apple-Related Gifts for 2017

The Swipes You Need to Know to Multitask in iOS 11 on an iPad

With iOS 11, the iPhone and iPad interfaces continue to diverge, which makes sense, since the iPad is not merely an overgrown iPhone. Particularly when you pair an iPad Pro with a Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil, you can now get real work done on an iPad more fluidly than ever before. The “hard” part [...]

By |2017-11-01T17:01:02+00:00November 1st, 2017|App Switcher, Apple Pros, APros Archive, Article, ASMC, ASMC Archive, Dock, Home screen, iOS, iOS 11, iPad, Restricted Content, Slide Over, Split View|Comments Off on The Swipes You Need to Know to Multitask in iOS 11 on an iPad

The Top Features You’ll Want to Try in iOS 11

Even if you’re not buying a new iPhone this year, you can still enjoy a hefty dose of “New and Improved!” with Apple’s iOS 11, which provides a host of new capabilities. Hold on tight, there’s a lot to cover, and we have another article coming about the iPad-specific changes in iOS 11.   Getting [...]