Martyn Casserly

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Martyn is a freelance writer, musician, blogger and podcaster.

When not chasing his children around the house pretending to be a dragon, he can be found in the various coffee shops of London 'writing' his novel.

Articles by Martyn Casserly

Which apps won't work in iOS 11?

Which apps won't work in iOS 11?

32-bit apps will be retired in iOS 11. We show you how find out if you have any on your iPhone or iPad device, and what to do next

32-bit apps will be retired in iOS 11. We show you how find out if you have any on your iPhone or iPad device, and what to do next

23 Jun 17

How to copy and paste between Mac and iPhone

How to copy and paste between Mac and iPhone

Copy on one device, paste on the other. We look at how Apple's Universal Clipboard helps Macs, iPhones and iPads work together

Copy on one device, paste on the other. We look at how Apple's Universal Clipboard helps Macs, iPhones and iPads work together

23 Jun 17

What is HEIF?

What is HEIF?

Is the JPEG about to be retired? Apple thinks so, as iOS 11 will feature the new HEIF standard

Is the JPEG about to be retired? Apple thinks so, as iOS 11 will feature the new HEIF standard

22 Jun 17

iPad Pro 10.5in (2017) vs iPad 9.7in (2017)

iPad Pro 10.5in (2017) vs iPad 9.7in (2017)

We compare Apple's new mid-size iPads for 2017: the slick and superfast iPad Pro 10.5in, and the solid and affordable iPad 9.7in

We compare Apple's new mid-size iPads for 2017: the slick and superfast iPad Pro 10.5in, and the solid and affordable iPad 9.7in

21 Jun 17

Best stylus for iPad, iPad Pro or iPad mini

Best stylus for iPad, iPad Pro or iPad mini

Get creative and artistic with one of these 8 styluses, suitable for iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini

Get creative and artistic with one of these 8 styluses, suitable for iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini

21 Jun 17

How to force quit on a Mac

How to force quit on a Mac

Here's how to close programs that aren't responding on a Mac, using the macOS equivalent of Ctrl-Alt-Delete.

Here's how to close programs that aren't responding on a Mac, using the macOS equivalent of Ctrl-Alt-Delete.

19 Jun 17

 
Apple predictions 2017

Apple predictions 2017

We explore the rumours for Apple's 2017 product launches, including the iPhone 8, new Macs & more

We explore the rumours for Apple's 2017 product launches, including the iPhone 8, new Macs & more

14 Jun 17

How to back up an iPhone or iPad

How to back up an iPhone or iPad

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad so you won't lose photos, messages or any of your data

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad so you won't lose photos, messages or any of your data

12 Jun 17

How to scan text on iPhone

How to scan text on iPhone

Make your receipts, documents, and even whiteboard text editable with Microsoft Office Lens and your iPhone

Make your receipts, documents, and even whiteboard text editable with Microsoft Office Lens and your iPhone

08 Jun 17

How to edit PDFs on Mac for free

How to edit PDFs on Mac for free

It's quick, free and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. Here's how

It's quick, free and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. Here's how

05 Jun 17

How to get free music on iPhone

How to get free music on iPhone

Radio, independent artists and free trials: free music is everywhere. Here's how to get your hands on it

Radio, independent artists and free trials: free music is everywhere. Here's how to get your hands on it

05 Jun 17

MacBook Pro v Surface Pro 5

MacBook Pro v Surface Pro 5

Microsoft has launched a new iteration of its tablet/laptop hybrid, the Surface Pro. But how does it compare to the MacBook Pro?

Microsoft has launched a new iteration of its tablet/laptop hybrid, the Surface Pro. But how does it compare to the MacBook Pro?

29 May 17

 
How to mine Bitcoin on Mac

How to mine Bitcoin on Mac

We show you how to create, or mine, Bitcoin on your Mac, and discuss whether you're likely to make a profit

We show you how to create, or mine, Bitcoin on your Mac, and discuss whether you're likely to make a profit

26 May 17

How to set any song as your iPhone ringtone

How to set any song as your iPhone ringtone

It's easy to turn any song or music track in iTunes into a ringtone, then load it on your iPhone. Here's how

It's easy to turn any song or music track in iTunes into a ringtone, then load it on your iPhone. Here's how

25 May 17

iPhone 7 vs HTC U11

iPhone 7 vs HTC U11

HTC has released a new flagship phone, but will it be good enough to take on the iPhone 7?

HTC has released a new flagship phone, but will it be good enough to take on the iPhone 7?

19 May 17

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