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

How to restart an iPhone or iPad

How to restart an iPhone or iPad

Restarting or force-restarting your iPhone or iPad can often fix annoying problems. Here's how

Restarting or force-restarting your iPhone or iPad can often fix annoying problems. Here's how

18 Aug 17

How to reset an iPhone or iPad to factory settings

How to reset an iPhone or iPad to factory settings

Resetting your iPhone or iPad to factory settings is a good way to fix issues, and is vital if you want to sell it or pass it on

Resetting your iPhone or iPad to factory settings is a good way to fix issues, and is vital if you want to sell it or pass it on

18 Aug 17

The best iPad stands

The best iPad stands

There's an iPad stand for everyone, whether you want a recipe holder for the kitchen or a music stand for the stage

There's an iPad stand for everyone, whether you want a recipe holder for the kitchen or a music stand for the stage

18 Aug 17

Best Mac for students 2017

Best Mac for students 2017

Wondering which Mac is best for school, college or university? We look at Apple's line-up to choose the best Mac for students

Wondering which Mac is best for school, college or university? We look at Apple's line-up to choose the best Mac for students

08 Aug 17

Best iPod: iPod buying guide UK 2017

Best iPod: iPod buying guide UK 2017

In our iPod buying guide 2017, we help you choose between an iPod touch, iPod nano or iPod shuffle, and even show you where to buy an iPod classic

In our iPod buying guide 2017, we help you choose between an iPod touch, iPod nano or iPod shuffle, and even show you where to buy an iPod classic

28 Jul 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

24 Jul 17

 
Best iPad & iPhone games for MFi Bluetooth controllers

Best iPad & iPhone games for MFi Bluetooth controllers

Want to liven up your iOS gaming with a Bluetooth game controller or gamepad? We round up the best MFi games for iPad or iPhone

Want to liven up your iOS gaming with a Bluetooth game controller or gamepad? We round up the best MFi games for iPad or iPhone

13 Jul 17

How to use WhatsApp hands-free with Siri

How to use WhatsApp hands-free with Siri

Hands full? Let Siri read out your WhatsApp messages without touching your iPhone

Hands full? Let Siri read out your WhatsApp messages without touching your iPhone

10 Jul 17

How to disable in-app purchases on an iPhone

How to disable in-app purchases on an iPhone

In-app purchases can be responsible for surprise bills. Stop this from happening by enabling restrictions in iOS

In-app purchases can be responsible for surprise bills. Stop this from happening by enabling restrictions in iOS

05 Jul 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.

04 Jul 17

How to use Control Centre on iPhone or iPad

How to use Control Centre on iPhone or iPad

iOS has useful shortcuts for common tasks. We show you how to find them in Control Centre

iOS has useful shortcuts for common tasks. We show you how to find them in Control Centre

29 Jun 17

 
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

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