There’s been a lot of talk about Apple not offering encrypted backups over the last week, personally I’m keeping out of this one for now but if like me you don’t need to backup your device to iCloud here is how to do it. Please make sure you are happy turning off your device backup,Continue reading “How to turn off iCloud backup”
It’s strange, they’ve been around forever but I’ve only really started using them properly over the last year. Here are the 6 that I have pinned and use daily. Weather: I use the weather app that comes with iOS. I do occasionally try third party ones but find the way they don’t update all theContinue reading “Favourite iOS widgets”
Following on from my Zombie Reminders post I deleted all of my lists and yet the reminders keep coming back, this is from today. Anyone else?
Saying no to something isn’t always easy but with the Decline sticker pack it makes things a little easier to select the right response. I use sticker packs a lot and having another one to pick from is something I’m always going to take a look at. There’s a good selection of responses and theContinue reading “A sticker pack to help you say no”
I didn’t realise this was possible but on reviewing the latest app updates I discovered you can swipe to delete directly from the update section of the App Store on your iPhone. Being able to do this is a nice little time saver when I realise an app I haven’t used in ages is beingContinue reading “How to delete iPhone apps from the update screen”
My apple Notes sync issue seems to have bedded down now and I’m using it again slowly. One thing going back is how dull it looked so I added emoji to the folder names. I think it looks a lot more inviting, what do you think?
As I’m using the latest public builds of iOS 13 I’m still amazed at the number of UI issues across the system. This actually applies to watchOS too and iPadOS. I’m not trying to pile on as there have been plenty of posts about iOS 13’s lack of stability but simply to share my experiences.Continue reading “iOS 13, a lot of little paper cuts”
Ah, my favourite iOS issue is back with a vengeance. With the latest public iOS release my iPhone has been pretty great but on the iPad (especially the Mini) iPadOS is still giving me daily issues that has me actually using my MacBook a bit more. It took me a restart to get rid ofContinue reading “How is iPad rotation still an issue in 2019?”
This iOS bug just my problem? I know spotlight has it’s moments but I’ve been finding it buggy since iOS 13.2.3 – just me?
So we’re a couple of months in with iOS 13 and it struck me that after updating to iOS 13.2.3 it seems to have finally settled down. I’m getting far fewer bugs than I did before the update and it’s where it should have shipped back in September. Before this update I was having toContinue reading “iOS 13.2.3 fixes iOS”