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How to set up a new iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini

How to set up a new iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini

Just got a brand-new iPad Pro (12.9in or 9.7in), iPad Air 2 or iPad mini (2 or 4)? You'll be wanting to get set up. Here's how to set up a new iPad

Just got a brand-new iPad Pro (12.9in or 9.7in), iPad Air 2 or iPad mini (2 or 4)? You'll be wanting to get set up. Here's how to set up a new iPad

27 May 16

How to get an education discount from Apple

How to get an education discount from Apple

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Mac hardware direct from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get your discount

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Mac hardware direct from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get your discount

27 May 16

How to fix an iPhone that 'won't download emails'

How to fix an iPhone that 'won't download emails'

Sometimes Mail on an iPhone or iPad refuses to download a message, saying 'This message has not been downloaded from the server'. Get your Mail back with our fix

Sometimes Mail on an iPhone or iPad refuses to download a message, saying 'This message has not been downloaded from the server'. Get your Mail back with our fix

26 May 16

How to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, PC and Mac

How to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, PC and Mac

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

18 May 16

How to make an app for iPhone or iPad

How to make an app for iPhone or iPad

It's never been easier to make and sell an iOS app. Here are the tips beginners need to code an app and get it approved and on the App Store

It's never been easier to make and sell an iOS app. Here are the tips beginners need to code an app and get it approved and on the App Store

13 May 16

 
How to repair a cracked iPhone or iPad screen

How to repair a cracked iPhone or iPad screen

Broken the screen on your iPhone or iPad, and not sure what to do? Here are the 5 best repair options

Broken the screen on your iPhone or iPad, and not sure what to do? Here are the 5 best repair options

12 May 16

How to back up iPhone, how to back up iPad

How to back up iPhone, how to back up iPad

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad. Keep data (including Health and Activity data) safe by backing it up to iCloud or your Mac or PC - then you can restore it easily if disaster strikes

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad. Keep data (including Health and Activity data) safe by backing it up to iCloud or your Mac or PC - then you can restore it easily if disaster strikes

08 May 16

How to fix Facetime problems for iPhone and iPad

How to fix Facetime problems for iPhone and iPad

Here are 11 things to try if your FaceTime camera or app isn’t working on Mac OS X or iPhone.

Here are 11 things to try if your FaceTime camera or app isn’t working on Mac OS X or iPhone.

05 May 16

How to get free Wi-Fi on iPad and iPhone: Best apps, tips and ways to find free Wi-Fi hotspots

How to get free Wi-Fi on iPad and iPhone

Having the ability to stay connected at all times is useful. Here's our guide on how to get free Wi-Fi.

Having the ability to stay connected at all times is useful. Here's our guide on how to get free Wi-Fi.

02 May 16

How to watch Game of Thrones season 6 on iPad & iPhone

How to watch Game of Thrones season 6 on iPad & iPhone

Game of Thrones season 6 starts tonight in the UK. Here's how to watch it on iPad or iPhone, whether or not you've got a Sky subscription

Game of Thrones season 6 starts tonight in the UK. Here's how to watch it on iPad or iPhone, whether or not you've got a Sky subscription

24 Apr 16

 
How to disable Siri

How to disable Siri

We all love our personal assistant Siri, but sometimes it can get a little annoying. Read on to find out how to disable Siri.

We all love our personal assistant Siri, but sometimes it can get a little annoying. Read on to find out how to disable Siri.

21 Apr 16

How to split view on iPad

How to split view on iPad

Having the ability to run two apps side-by-side is great for productivity, here's how to enable split view on your iPad.

Having the ability to run two apps side-by-side is great for productivity, here's how to enable split view on your iPad.

07 Apr 16

How to remove, delete or hide any app on your iPhone or iPad

How to remove, delete or hide any app on your iPhone or iPad

Apple still won't let you delete preinstalled iOS apps (such as Stocks, News, Health and Game Center), but there are ways around this - and things may change in iOS 10

Apple still won't let you delete preinstalled iOS apps (such as Stocks, News, Health and Game Center), but there are ways around this - and things may change in iOS 10

07 Apr 16

How to keep browsing history secret on Mac and iOS

How to keep browsing history secret on Mac and iOS

Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on iOS and Mac OS X devices

Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on iOS and Mac OS X devices

06 Apr 16

 
How to use the BBC Music app for iPad & iPhone

How to use the BBC Music app for iPad & iPhone

The new BBC Music app lets you explore a huge archive of music from the BBC's many radio stations and TV channels, and create exportable playlists

The new BBC Music app lets you explore a huge archive of music from the BBC's many radio stations and TV channels, and create exportable playlists

04 Apr 16

How to bypass a forgotten iPad or iPhone passcode

How to bypass a forgotten iPad or iPhone passcode

This is a useful trick if you've forgotten your iPad or iPhone passcode: we show how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

This is a useful trick if you've forgotten your iPad or iPhone passcode: we show how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

31 Mar 16

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 vs GTX 1070: What's the difference between GTX 1070 and GTX 1080? A price and specs comparison showdown of Nvidia's Pascal graphics cards

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 vs GTX 1070: What's the difference between GTX 1070 and GTX 1080? A price…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

How to sell your artwork online as prints, iPhone & iPad cases, collectables and more

How to sell your artwork online as prints, iPhone & iPad cases, collectables and more

The best free web browser games for Mac: 10 great HTML5 games you can play in Safari (or other web browsers) right now

The best free web browser games for Mac: 10 great HTML5 games you can play in Safari (or other web…