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Take a look at your smartphone—it’s hard to imagine the possibilities of such a small, powerful device in your pocket. If you’re a social media guru, work-from-home grinder, or someone who really only ever makes calls—we’ll teach you how to make the most of your smartphones with hacks, tips, and tricks to blow you away.

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15 Places You Should Never Talk on Your Phone

Just because you can talk on your phone everywhere, it doesn't mean you should

Your iPhone’s Volume Buttons Are Loaded with Hidden Features

While their primary goal is to control sound, your iPhone's volume buttons can actually do much more than you think


The Phone Etiquette Mistake Gen Z Needs You to Stop Making

Are you guilty of this phone faux pas? Here’s what you should be doing instead.


Have You Ever Noticed That Apple Ads Show the Time as 9:41? Here’s Why

This is the fascinating, real-life reason it's always 9:41 a.m. in Apple advertisements


You Can Schedule a Text Message on Your iPhone: Here’s How

Did you know you can set texts to send in the future? Find out how with this hack for how...

27 Tech Tips That Will Help You Get the Most Out of Your Smartphone

These tech tips will unlock the secrets to maximizing your productivity, staying organized, protecting your online privacy and more


I Was Addicted to My Phone—Here’s How I Got Over It

Martin struggled with phone addiction for years before recovery. Now he doesn't fight to limit his time on his phone—he's...

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How to Retrieve Deleted Text Messages on an iPhone

Don’t panic! Those accidentally deleted messages aren’t gone forever—not if you take action quickly and follow these instructions.


How to Close All the Tabs on Your iPhone—and Why You’ll Be So Glad You Did

It's time to bid adieu to your endless jungle of open web pages by learning how to close all tabs...


How to Turn Off Siri on Your iPhone

Apple's smart personal assistant can be equal parts helpful and distracting. Here's how to turn off Siri and disable Siri...


There’s a New Threat Targeting iPhones—What You Need to Know

There's a new piece of malware that's threatening iPhone users. Here's what you need to know about it—and what you...

How to Set Reminders on Your iPhone So You Never Forget the Important Stuff

Say goodbye to sticky notes and string around your finger—Apple's Reminders app is the most reliable way to remember important...


You Can Filter Blue Light on Your iPhone for a Better Night’s Sleep

Why so blue? It's easy to reduce the amount of blue light coming from your phone.


Everything You Need to Know About Apple’s Personal Voice Feature

Apple recently previewed some new accessibility features, one of which can replicate your own voice. Here's what you need to...


Never Lose Your Keys Again With This Clever $25 Tool

Peace of mind has never been so affordable.


This Hidden Feature Lets You Use Your iPhone to Identify Plants, Pets and More

From succulents to statues, your iPhone can help you identify a wide range of mystery objects

You’ve Been Scrolling the Wrong Way on Your iPhone—Here’s What to Do Instead

At the end of a scrolling session and need to get back to the top? You don't have to scroll...


How to Make a Private Call and Keep Your Phone Number Safe

Keep your number to yourself with these three easy ways to hide it on Caller ID


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64 Hidden iPhone Tips and Tricks You Never Knew About

From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these secret iPhone tips and tricks will become your new...


How to Clean Your iPhone’s Charging Port the Right Way

If your iPhone won't charge with a Lightning cable plugged in, a dirty charging port might be to blame. This...