You Are Browsing ‘How to’ Category

How To Add Privacy To WhatsApp Status (Story)

To celebrate its 8th birthday WhatsApp has added a major new feature to its app. The feature called Status allows users to share their current status with the help of photos and videos. WhatsApp Status is very similar to the Snapchat Stories feature, some would say it is a blatant copy. With over a billion users WhatsApp’s Status is definitely going to become popular. If you are going to use this...

How To Turn Off News App Notifications For Particular Channels

The stock News app gained the ability to send out push notifications to users. This means some of the most popular news sources on the app can now send out notification banner about a breaking news story. Being notified about the latest news can be interesting at some times but for many it is only distracting. If you are annoyed by News app’s notifications, then you would be happy to know that there...

How To Stop Facebook Videos From Auto-playing On iPhone

If you use Facebook app on your iPhone or iPad, then you would be familiar with the app’s biggest quirk. The app plays any video that shows up in your News Feed automatically when you are scrolling through it. This is quite disturbing and can waste a lot of data if you are using the app on cellular internet. However to make matters worse, as of recent update Facebook has also enabled audio playback...

How To Stop Videos From Autoplaying With Audio On Facebook For iOS

Facebook recently updated its service to make an annoying change, which also affects its iOS app. If you use had previously used the social network’s app on your iPhone or accessed it on desktop, then you would know that whenever you came across a video in your News Feed it starts playing automatically however its audio remains muted until you tap on it. This was not the ideal behavior but wasn’t...

Access Control Centre In Landscape For More HomeKit Options (Tip)

If you own HomeKit supported devices, you probably are familiar with the fact that you can access your accessories and scenes from Control Centre. While on the iPad’s Control Centre you can access up to 12 scenes in Control Centre, it appears that, on the iPhone, you can only have up to 8 scenes and...

How To Turn Off Breathe Reminder Notifications On Your Apple Watch

With watchOS 3 Apple Watch got the Breathe feature, which reminds users to relax and perform breathing exercise for a period of one minute. The feature is designed to help you relax, meditate and take your mind off day to day life’s problems. While the Breathe feature is fun and can be helpful, many users don’t actually use it. So the Breathe notifications that arrive every few hours depending...

How To Quickly Skip Or Reverse 10 Seconds On A Youtube Video

Despite its quirks the official Youtube app for iOS provides an excellent experience to its users. The app has improved a lot over the past few years and it seems like Youtube isn’t done with adding more features. Recently the app received an update, which brings a feature that will make rewinding or forwarding a video much easier. If you have the latest version that includes 12.04 or later you can...

How To Show All Hidden Files On Mac With A Terminal Command

We showed you how you can hide individual files and folders on Mac and how you can unhide them whenever you need them. Hiding files through Terminal is easy and safe, and is perhaps the most effective way of hiding files on Apple’s computer. However the method we shared with you earlier required you to remember the path of the file where it is located, if you lose this information then you cannot...

How To Hide And Unhide Files Or Folders On Your Mac

If you have files on a shared Mac that you don’t want other people to see, then it is probably a good idea to hide them. The first idea that might come to your mind would be to hide the files deep inside multiple nested folder. While this is a clever approach, it is not foolproof, as anyone can easily find by looking for the supposedly ‘hidden files’ or stumble upon them accidentally....

Increase Text Delete Speed On Stock iOS Keyboard With 3D Touchi

iOS 10 brought plenty of awesome new features to the operating system and expanded its use of iPhone’s 3D Touch functionality. Although most iPhone users are familiar with the new 3D Touch menus iOS 10 added to their device among other things, many don’t know about a super handy feature that can make typing experience significantly better on the iPhone. On 3D Touch equipped devices that includes...

Quickly Delete All Alarms With A Single Siri Command

When you have multiple alarms in your iPhone’s clock app and you want to delete them all, you soon come to a realization that Apple has not included a delete all button to iOS yet. This means once you are in the ‘Edit’ mode you have to delete each alarm individually. Now this is not something...

How To Jailbreak iOS 10.2 Using yalu102 Beta On iPhone, iPad Or iPod touch

In this post we will show you how to Jailbreak iOS 10.2 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Now before you begin with the process do note that yalu102 is still in beta. Although the jailbreak is more stable than when it was released for the first time, there are still issues that need to be addressed. Luca Todesco, the hacker behind this jailbreak is actively releasing betas and is expected to release...