I love Apple products, but sometimes I think they are too clever by half. Yes a new phone is always exciting, but getting rid of the headphone jack in favor dual speakers on a handset, just doesn’t really make sense to me. Granted I almost never use the headphone jack anymore in favor a a bluetooth or wifi (AppleTV) connection, but I’m not seeing the value of dual speakers on something so small. I do like the blue option though.
How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, these tricks aren’t really hidden at all. Well, in this piece we’re going to tell you about 25 hidden features that are really, truly hidden.
I spend a lot of time on my iPhone & iPad so anything to make the use of them easier is great. I found a list of 25 pretty random features on the iPhone. Some of them I knew, some of them I didn’t.
Here is the list:
Redial: In the Phone app, press the green call button on the keypad screen to make the last dialed number appear.
Clear cache: Make your iPhone run faster by clearing out the cache in several of Apple’s apps using a secret trick. In the App Store, Podcasts, Music, Game Center, iMessage and Phone apps, tap on any single tab icon at the bottom of the screen 10 times in a row.
Make TouchID work faster: Save the same fingerprint multiple times as different entries and TouchID will work much faster. This is especially useful on older phones like the iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s. Continue reading 25 truly hidden iPhone features→
GarageBand has always been a platform that has a good deal of appeal to serious musicians. Though some may favor a more “serious” audio production software like Logic when they’re looking to really finesse professional tracks, the 11-year-old music program has held its own among artists and casual creatives for quite a while.
The Pine A64 costs less than three bottles of asparagus water from Whole Foods, but for that price you get a 1.2Ghz board, 512MB SDRAM, 10/100Mbps Ethernet Port, 3.5 MM Audio/Mic Output, 4K HDMI and 2 USB ports.
I have often thought how much fun it would be to have a slow-mo camera. I never really thought about what having one would cause me to do to get a good shot. I probably never would have thought of most of these. My favorite is the flour + candle. “Hey, where are your eyebrows?”