In macOS Mojave, you can access your most recently-used apps via a new section nested between the app icons on the left side and the rightmost section that shows the Trash icon along with files and folders you’ve manually dragged there. Here’s how to turn off this new feature in order to reduce clutter on the desktop and make your Dock roomier.
Instagram lets you ask for a friend’s opinion privately by sending them an interactive poll sicker in a direct message. You can even poll everyone in a big group conversation at once, ere’s how to use polls in Direct.
Voice Memos, ported from iOS to macOS Mojave, lets you use your Mac to record that important lecture or meeting or sound bites for songs or just about anything that comes into mind. Here’s our detailed guide to making the most of Voice Memos for Mac.
If you have a child, you’re advised to filter out any age-inappropriate content by setting up their iPhone or iPad with Screen Time and Restrictions. On iOS 12, the Restrictions section has been renamed and moved to a new place within Settings. Here’s how to access Restrictions with iPhone and iPad on both iOS 12 and newer, and iOS 11 and older.
This step-by-step tutorial will teach you how to add—and instantly play—your favorite Apple Music album right from the Home screen of your iPhone or iPad. Although this requires iOS 12’s new Shortcuts app, our instructions apply to the Apple-owned Workflow app as well.
Apollo gives you a choice between two Dark Modes. If you use this excellent Reddit client on a daily basis, consider switching on a purely black theme. Aside from looking gorgeous, Apollo’s Pure Black Dark Mode will save so much battery life on your iPhone X.
The important Finder improvements in macOS Mojave include a brand-new Gallery view with big previews that make working with files easier. And as the Preview pane now displays all file metadata, you are able to find a specific image by confirming EXIF data like the camera model, aperture, location, exposure and more—right from the Finder, and here’s how.
If your iPhone or iPad is running iOS 12 or newer, you can discover music more easily in the stock Music app by using a handy lyrics search feature that works across Apple Music’s 40 million song catalog and your own music library.
Google Maps for iOS lets you swap out the classic blue navigation arrow for one of the available vehicle icons with just a few steps. This helps you personalize and spice up your ride a bit, as our step-by-step tutorial shows.
This tutorial will teach you to properly use Hey Siri on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple Watch or Mac when there are multiple nearby devices that support this feature, plus lay out the steps for making sure that the right device responds to the wake-up phrase.