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

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Is iCloud down?

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

14 Mar 19

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True Tone vs Night Shift

We look at Apple's display adjustments that help you to read and sleep. How do True Tone and Night Shift compare?

We look at Apple's display adjustments that help you to read and sleep. How do True Tone and Night Shift compare?

13 Mar 19

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How long should an iPhone or iPad battery last?

Wondering if your iDevice's battery life is better or worse than average? We look at how iPhone and iPad are meant to perform

Wondering if your iDevice's battery life is better or worse than average? We look at how iPhone and iPad are meant to perform

11 Mar 19

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How to charge an iPhone properly

Follow our advice to keep your iPhone battery in prime condition

Follow our advice to keep your iPhone battery in prime condition

04 Mar 19

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Best stylus for iPad, iPad Pro or iPad mini

Get creative with these 6 styluses, suitable for iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini

Get creative with these 6 styluses, suitable for iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini

27 Feb 19

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus v iPhone XS Max

Apple and Samsung fight it out for the crown of best big smartphone: we compare the iPhone XS Max and Galaxy S10 Plus

Apple and Samsung fight it out for the crown of best big smartphone: we compare the iPhone XS Max and Galaxy S10 Plus

22 Feb 19

 
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How to set a passcode on iPhone

Creating a passcode on your iPhone is a great way to prevent other people from accessing it. Here's how to set it up

Creating a passcode on your iPhone is a great way to prevent other people from accessing it. Here's how to set it up

22 Feb 19

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How to delete backups on Mac

Keep your hard drive free from clutter by removing old Time Machine backups

Keep your hard drive free from clutter by removing old Time Machine backups

15 Feb 19

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How to watch free UK TV abroad on iPhone, iPad

Keep up with your favourite UK TV shows, even when overseas, by pre-downloading to your iPhone or using a VPN

Keep up with your favourite UK TV shows, even when overseas, by pre-downloading to your iPhone or using a VPN

14 Feb 19

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The best iPad stands 2019

There's an iPad stand for everyone, whether you want a recipe holder for the kitchen or a second screen at work

There's an iPad stand for everyone, whether you want a recipe holder for the kitchen or a second screen at work

12 Feb 19

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iPhone vs Android market share

Which mobile platform is the most used around the world: iOS or Android? We look at the facts and figures

Which mobile platform is the most used around the world: iOS or Android? We look at the facts and figures

08 Feb 19

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How to turn off auto-brightness on iPhone

Finding your iPhone screen is too bright or too dim? Here's how to disable auto-brightness and set things manually

Finding your iPhone screen is too bright or too dim? Here's how to disable auto-brightness and set things manually

21 Jan 19

 
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How to easily find free apps for your iPhone

Add to your iPhone software collection without spending any money: here's how to find free iOS apps

Add to your iPhone software collection without spending any money: here's how to find free iOS apps

18 Jan 19

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How to fix 'Face ID not working' problems on iPhone

Having problems getting Face ID to unlock your iPhone? Here are some handy fixes to try before calling Apple Support

Having problems getting Face ID to unlock your iPhone? Here are some handy fixes to try before calling Apple Support

11 Jan 19

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How to change a Mac username

Give your Mac a new name so you can easily recognise it on a network

Give your Mac a new name so you can easily recognise it on a network

07 Jan 19

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