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For better or for worse, technology is the new frontier. When it comes to navigating the web, avoiding hackers, and enjoying our devices—Reader’s Digest is here to lead the way and help you get the most out of our interconnected world.

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Here’s How to Find Lost AirPods

The music doesn't have to stop here. There's an easy way to find your favorite earbuds in minutes.

Is Apple Scanning Your iPhone Photos? Here’s What You Need to Know

Experts explain Apple's controversial new plan to scan your iPhone photos—and what it could mean for your privacy.


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How to Spot Apple ID Phishing Scams

Once you know what to look for, you won't take the bait of a fake Apple email.


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This Is What the “I” in iPhone Stands for

There's actually more than one meaning!


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Is Apple Pay Safe?

Thanks to Apple Pay, making payments and transferring cash is easier than ever. But will this app put your financial...

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25 Hidden iPhone Hacks You Never Knew About

From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these are the secret iPhone hacks you'll wish you knew...


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How to Hide Apps on an iPhone

If your home screen is unorganized and hard to navigate, learn how to hide apps on the iPhone so the...

Is My Apple Watch Waterproof?

We know you've frantically wondered this after getting your Apple Watch wet—here's what you need to know.


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How to Hide Private Photos on Your iPhone or iPad

Protect your privacy by hiding sensitive or very personal photographs on your personal technology. It's as easy as accessing your...


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15 Hidden Apple Watch Hacks You Didn’t Know About

You aren't using your Apple Watch to the fullest if you don't know about these expert-recommended hacks.


14 Things You Didn’t Know Your iPad Could Do

If you're not using these features, you're missing out on the chance to make your iPad experience a whole lot...

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12 Hidden iPhone Features You Never Knew About

These hidden features will change the way you use your phone.


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The Secret iPhone Feature That Could Save Your Life

Hopefully, you'll never have to use it.


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What Apple Insiders Know About iPhones That You Don’t

Get ready to love your favorite device even more.


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11 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your iPad

You might want to rethink using your iPad without a cover. Learn the surprising ways you’re shortening the life of...


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15 Things You Didn’t Know Your Mac Laptop Could Do

You won’t believe what you’ve been missing—and how much easier it will make your life.

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15 Things You’re Doing to Your iPhone That Apple Experts Wouldn’t

These very common mistakes can cause some very big problems. Avoid them to keep your iPhone running smoothly for as...


25 Free iPhone Wallpapers and Backgrounds You’ll Want to Download Now

Download these free iPhone wallpapers to give your phone a new look and to help you stay focused. These short...


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The iPhone Keyboard Tricks Grammar Nerds Will Appreciate

It's a simple move, but few people even know it exists.


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13 Things Apple Employees Won’t Tell You

On any given day our tech gadgetry can either provide a glimmering angel on one shoulder or an annoying, rascally...


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A Former Apple Exec Reveals How You’re Using Your iPhone Wrong

Former Apple exec Jony Ive knows the iPhone better than anyone. And here's the big mistake he says most users...


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What?! The iPhone Keyboard Has Had a Mouse This Whole Time

Good news, iPhone users! Your phone has had a hidden mouse all along.


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How to Stop Your iPhone from Getting Slower as It Ages

It’s as simple as going to Settings and clicking a button—but there’s a catch


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11 Keyboard Shortcuts That Make Web Browsing 10 Times Easier

You know how to cut and paste—but can you revive a closed tab, instantly add ".com" to your text, or...

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6 Ways to Get Rid of Those Annoying iPhone Notifications

Having a ton of apps on your phone is convenient, but a cluttered lock screen is stressful and unnecessary. Try...


9 Hidden Symbols You Never Knew You Could Text

Whether you go for Apple or Android, every grammar nerd will love these tricks that finally perfect your punctuation.


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The Clever Trick to Fix That iPhone Bug Everyone’s Talking About

Finally, you'll be able to type "I" without fear.


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Your iPhone’s Calculator Has Had a Secret Feature This Entire Time

This hidden feature could really come in handy.


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Significant Locations: How Your iPhone Knows Where You’ve Been

This feature has existed on the iPhone for years, but hardly anyone knows about it. Here’s how you can see...


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If You Charge Your iPhone Like This, You Could Be Ruining Its Battery

Oh, no! Most people do this every day, and they have no idea the consequences could be this bad.