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How to Try the New Safari Tab Bar on iPad

In iPadOS 15, Apple left the new Safari tab bar design turned off by default, but it’s already installed when you upgrade to iPadOS 15 or later. If you’d like to experiment with the new “compact” tab bar design, it’s easy to …

The Fastest Way to Set Up a New iPhone

The iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro devices have shipped to Apple fans around the world. Tons of people will restore their new iPhone from an iCloud backup, and they’re creating more work for themselves. As pointed out by Apple e…

How to Use iCloud+ Private Relay

Starting with iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, if you have an iCloud+ subscription, you can use Apple’s Private Relay to keep your browsing activity private thanks to encrypted relays. Here’s how to use it.

What Is Apple ProRes on iPhone?

Debuting on the iPhone 13 Pro soon after launch is a feature that enables the device to capture video in Apple’s ProRes format. So what does this mean, and what are the benefits and drawbacks of filming in this format?…

How Apple’s Photographic Styles Work on iPhone

With the arrival of the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro, Apple is introducing a new Camera app feature called “Photographic Styles.” This effectively allows you to make edits in real-time, but it’s more than simply tweaking a few…

What Is an Apple ProMotion Display?

Apple has been putting “ProMotion” displays on various devices for a few years now. The label is a marketing term for technology that isn’t unique to Apple hardware, but it still provides some tangible benefits over lesser di…

The Fastest Way to Open Your Camera on iPhone

Your dog is standing on its head, and you’re fumbling to unlock your phone and launch the camera app before you miss it. Luckily, there’s no need for unlocking—the Camera app is just a swipe away on the lock screen. Here’s …

Here’s How Big the iPhone 13 Batteries Are

When Apple first announced the iPhone 13, one of the features that had us the most excited is the excellent battery life. The company claimed that it could see as much as 2.5 hours of extra battery life, but it didn’t tell us…

How to Use Portrait Mode in FaceTime

Portrait Mode is a great feature for the iPhone’s camera. It can make your selfies look a lot more polished and professional. Wouldn’t it be cool if you could use Portrait Mode on FaceTime? Well, you can….

How to Preorder an iPhone 13

Apple’s new iPhone 13 phones are now available for preorder. Here’s how to preorder your new iPhone 13, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13 Pro, or iPhone 13 Max phone.

How to Get the Old Safari Back on iPhone

iOS 15 introduced a redesigned Safari interface that puts the address bar at the bottom of the screen. If you prefer to keep it at the top of the screen—like most web browsers—it can be easily swapped….
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