How to Avoid Tolls and Highways in the iPhone Maps App

The default Maps app on your iPhone is able to show you geographic locations, as well as provide you with traveling directions to those locations. You can even specify the method of transportation that you will be using, and the app will adjust appropriately. If you elect to use driving navigation in the iPhone maps […]

How to Stop Maps Navigation on the Apple Watch

Your Apple watch integrates with many of the default iPhone apps, including the Maps app. One of the ways that this occurs is by showing directions on the watch face while the Maps app is open on your phone. This can be a convenient way to travel, particularly if you are using the Maps app […]

How to Turn Off the “Time to Leave” iPhone Calendar Alert Setting

Your iPhone has an interesting integration that occurs between the device’s Location Services and your Calendar. It can look at an event on the calendar that has a geographical location attached to it, consider the current traffic conditions, then adjust the alert time to let you know when you need to leave to arrive at […]

6 Ways to Delete Contacts from an iPhone 7

The contacts on your iPhone can get there in a number of different ways. You can add them manually through the Contacts app, you can add new ones from recent calls or text messages, or you can import them from a number of different types of accounts that you can sync to your device. But […]

How to Hide Default Apps in Android Marshmallow

Due to the limited amount of storage space that is available on most smartphones, you may find that you need to manage the apps that you have downloaded by deleting some of them if they aren’t being used. But what about the default apps that were on your phone when you got them? Unfortunately these […]

How to Email a Picture on an iPhone 7

When you are running out of storage space on your iPhone and reading a guide on how to regain some of that space, one of the best ways to clear some room is by deleting your pictures. While these pictures can be backed up by uploading them to a service like Dropbox, you might decide to […]

How to Make Text Bigger and Easier to Read on the iPhone 7

The text on your iPhone 7 screen has a default size. This is meant to provide the best possible combination of readability and screen space utilization. Unfortunately you may find that the text on your iPhone menus, text messages, emails, and Web pages is too small, which could be straining your eyes, or making it […]

Can I Turn Off FaceTime on My iPhone 7?

The FaceTime feature on your iPhone lets you make video and audio calls with your other contacts that have an Apple device. Video calling can be incredibly useful in many situations, and the ability to see live video of someone while you talk to them is pretty awesome. But you might not use the FaceTime […]

10 Tips to Improve Battery Life on the iPhone 7

The battery life on the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus is as good as it has ever been for iPhone owners. The average life is slightly higher for the Plus than the base model, but both iPhone 7 versions can make it through an average work day under normal usage, with some battery […]

How to Stop Automatically Adding New Apps to the Home Screen on the Galaxy On5

When you install a new app on your Samsung Galaxy On5, it’s usually because it is something that you heard about or searched for, and you though it would be something that would be either useful or fun. The default behavior for these new apps that you install from the Play Store will include that […]