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How to transfer from Android to iPhone

How to transfer from Android to iPhone

Here's how to move all your vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone today

Here's how to move all your vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone today

22 May 17

How to tell if someone has blocked your phone number

How to tell if someone has blocked your phone number

Feeling ignored? Maybe they've blocked your number on their iPhone. Here's how to find out why your calls aren't being answered

Feeling ignored? Maybe they've blocked your number on their iPhone. Here's how to find out why your calls aren't being answered

22 May 17

How to pick the best iPhone insurance

How to pick the best iPhone insurance

Which iPhone insurance should you buy, if any? We talk you through the best iPhone insurance types and help you decide

Which iPhone insurance should you buy, if any? We talk you through the best iPhone insurance types and help you decide

19 May 17

How to connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

How to connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

Want to watch videos and photos and play iOS games on a big screen? Here's how to mirror your iPhone or iPad to a TV

Want to watch videos and photos and play iOS games on a big screen? Here's how to mirror your iPhone or iPad to a TV

19 May 17

How to use iCloud

How to use iCloud

What is iCloud, and what does it do? We explain how to set up and use Apple's iCloud services

What is iCloud, and what does it do? We explain how to set up and use Apple's iCloud services

16 May 17

How to make phone calls on your Mac

How to make phone calls on your Mac

Making and receiving phone calls on your Mac is convenient and easy to set up. Here's how:

Making and receiving phone calls on your Mac is convenient and easy to set up. Here's how:

16 May 17

 
How to remove a virus from an iPhone or iPad

How to remove a virus from an iPhone or iPad

iOS malware is rare but not unknown. Here's how to check an iPhone or iPad for viruses and wipe it clean

iOS malware is rare but not unknown. Here's how to check an iPhone or iPad for viruses and wipe it clean

12 May 17

How to use two numbers on an iPhone

How to use two numbers on an iPhone

Don't get two phones - here's how to use two numbers on the same iPhone

Don't get two phones - here's how to use two numbers on the same iPhone

10 May 17

What to do when your iPhone or iPad won't turn on

What to do when your iPhone or iPad won't turn on

If your Apple device - iPad, iPhone, or iPod - is refusing to turn on, help is at hand. Follow our guide to rescuing bricked iOS devices

If your Apple device - iPad, iPhone, or iPod - is refusing to turn on, help is at hand. Follow our guide to rescuing bricked iOS devices

08 May 17

How to block ads on iPhone and iPad

How to block ads on iPhone and iPad

iOS 10 lets you use ad-blockers in Safari, but is that a good idea?

iOS 10 lets you use ad-blockers in Safari, but is that a good idea?

04 May 17

How to use the Apple Education Store

How to use the Apple Education Store

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Macs from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get Apple student discount

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Macs from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get Apple student discount

03 May 17

 
How to install Android on iPhone

How to install Android on iPhone

Love iPhones but wish they could run Android? Your dream is about to come true. Here's how to install Android on an iPhone

Love iPhones but wish they could run Android? Your dream is about to come true. Here's how to install Android on an iPhone

27 Apr 17

How to watch Netflix offline on a Mac

How to watch Netflix offline on a Mac

Here's our guide on how to download and watch Netflix videos offline on a Mac

Here's our guide on how to download and watch Netflix videos offline on a Mac

25 Apr 17

How to run iPhone/iPad apps & games on Mac

How to run iPhone/iPad apps & games on Mac

It's not easy to run iPad and iPhone apps on a Mac or PC. We look at your best options, including decent iOS simulator software

It's not easy to run iPad and iPhone apps on a Mac or PC. We look at your best options, including decent iOS simulator software

24 Apr 17

How to fix an iPhone charger

How to fix an iPhone charger

Don't throw away that broken Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod adapter - you may be able to rescue it instead of buying a new one.

Don't throw away that broken Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod adapter - you may be able to rescue it instead of buying a new one.

24 Apr 17

 
How to leave a group chat in iPhone Messages

How to leave a group chat in iPhone Messages

Stop annoying notifications by removing yourself from a group chat in the iPhone's Messages app

Stop annoying notifications by removing yourself from a group chat in the iPhone's Messages app

21 Apr 17

What is ransomware and how do I protect my PC from WannaCry?

What is ransomware and how do I protect my PC from WannaCry?

What I learned from my mentor, Oscar-winning VFX supervisor Phil Tippett

What I learned from my mentor, Oscar-winning VFX supervisor Phil Tippett

Siri vs Google Assistant

Siri vs Google Assistant