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How to Enable or Disable iPhone 6 Rotating Screen

When I was previously using an iPhone 5, I found that most of my device usage was in the landscape orientation. It was difficult to type in portrait orientation, and reading Web pages was often difficult if the text was too small. These problems are mostly gone, however, with the iPhone 6 Plus. The screen … Read more

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How to Turn Off Email on iPhone

Do you have an email account on your iPhone that only receives junk mail or spam? You could delete the account from your iPhone if you aren’t using it, but you may simply prefer to turn off mail for the account instead. It’s entirely possible that you have more than one email account that you … Read more

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How to Remove Apps from Carplay on an iPhone 13

Many cars are able to synchronize with your iPhone so that you can seamlessly use your phone apps with your car. This makes it easy to use things like Google Maps or Spotify with your car’s user interface. But there are a lot of apps that have CarPlay functionality, and you may not actually need … Read more

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How to Enable or Disable Auto Rotation – iPhone 5

Screens and devices that have a widescreen aspect ratio can often be used in either horizontal or vertical viewing mode. These modes are referred to as landscape and portrait orientation, respectively. Some types of content are easier to view or read when you are in landscape mode, while others are easier in portrait. Your iPhone … Read more

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What are App Icon Badges on the iPhone 6?

If you’ve explored the notification settings on your iPhone, or if you’ve noticed a red circle with white numbers in it, then you may be wondering what a badge app icon is on an iPhone. Badge app icons are a type of iPhone notification that you have probably seen on your iPhone at one time or … Read more

How to View Alexa Shopping List on iPhone

Amazon Alexa is a very diverse feature, and many of the things that you can use it for are also found on other similar voice controls like Siri. One of these items involves adding items to lists. As you would expect with an online retailer like Amazon, one of the default lists involves items that … Read more

5 Reasons Why iPhone Battery Drains So Fast

If you rely heavily on your iPhone to manage your schedule, assist with work, or entertain yourself throughout the day then you might have it turned on for multiple hours each day. But too much iPhone usage can cause the battery to drain too quickly, leaving you with a dead battery near the end of … Read more

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How to Dial a Number on an iPhone

When you first get an iPhone it can be a little confusing. While it does have some similarities to other types of smartphones, there are some key differences that you will need to learn in order to get the most from the device. Perhaps one of the biggest adjustments for new iPhone owners is simply … Read more