How to Enable Workout Power Saving Mode on the Apple Watch

I charge the battery on my Apple Watch every night. The charger is on my nightstand, and it is simply a convenient thing for me to do. But I don’t actually need to charge it that often, and would likely be fine if I didn’t charge it for a few days. However, this is not the […]

How to Reset the Home Screen Layout on an iPhone 7

Has your iPhone Home screen become very difficult to navigate? It is so easy and useful to download new apps, that is isn’t uncommon to have multiple screens of apps that you need to scroll through. Since apps are installed to the first open Home screen space by default, locating the app that you want […]

Is the iCloud Storage Part of the Device Storage?

The amount of storage space on your iPhone is determined by the iPhone model that you purchase. Depending upon your iPhone model (iPhone 5, iPhone 6, iPhone 7, etc.) the storage options can vary. For example, the Jet Black iPhone 7 comes in either a 128 GB or a 256 GB version, while the Rose […]

How to Stop Unlocking the iPhone 7 With Touch ID

Your iPhone can be unlocked with either a passcode or the Touch ID. The Touch ID feature allows you to save several of your fingerprints to your iPhone, then those fingerprints can be used with Apple Pay, to make purchases in the App Store, or to unlock your device. But you may find that you […]

How to Add a New Photo Album on the iPhone 7

The Photos app on your iPhone is home to all of the pictures that you have taken with your phone. Between pictures, screenshots, and videos, however, that app can become a little difficult to navigate. Pictures are usually one of the most recommended items to delete when freeing up space on your iPhone, but you […]

How to Turn on AutoPlay in Spotify on an iPhone 7

The Spotify app on your iPhone is a great way to listen to music on the go. You don’t have to download songs to your iPhone to listen to them (though you can if you want to), the music library is very large, and the data usage is pretty minimal for an app that is […]

How to Enable the Anti-Phishing Filter in Safari on an iPhone 7

It’s so easy to store important information online that many of us take it for granted. This information is often locked behind passwords and usernames, which can make that type of information very valuable to criminals. Your email address and password, for example, could provide someone with the means to get a lot of your […]

How to Turn Night Shift Mode On or Off for an iPhone 7

The screen display on your iPhone 7 is primarily composed of blue-based colors. This color scheme makes it a little easier to view and read items on the screen, but has the unfortunately side effect of making it a little more difficult for you to sleep at night. The Night Shift Mode on your iPhone […]

How to Reduce Screen Brightness on an iPhone 7

The iOS 10.3.1 update includes a feature on the Battery menu called “Battery Life Suggestions.” This area identifies current settings on your iPhone that can be optimized to improve your battery life. We wrote about the iPhone battery life suggestions here. If you look on that menu, it is possible that you will see an […]

How to View Battery Life Suggestions on an iPhone 7

There are a handful of settings on the iPhone 7 that are often recommended as good places for improving your battery life. For example, enabling the reduce motion option or turning off background app refresh can be useful. But if you have already made some of these changes and still aren’t getting the battery life […]