Tips and Tricks

12 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your iPhone on iOS 11

Your iPhone can do more than you know. With these iOS tricks, you’ll increase your battery life, get access to exclusive apps, connect your phone to a surround-sound system, and figure out who’s calling by the way it vibrates.
Martin Pfaffenzeller

Turning Off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in iOS 11's Control Center Doesn’t Actually Turn Off Wi-Fi or Bluetooth

And it’s a feature, not a bug.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai

Apple Has Been Struggling with the Stylus for 20 Years

Nearly 20 years before Apple popularized the tablet computer, it created a series of prototype devices that in some ways operate closer to the modern-day iPad Pro than the machine it actually released in 2010.
Ernie Smith
WWDC On The Brain

Apple's WWDC, Distilled

It took over two hours for Apple to go through six big announcements. We can break it down for you in a fraction of the time.
Jason Cross
thanks for all the fish

Watch This Dolphin Use a Giant Touchscreen

Dolphins are tapping an eight-foot-tall touchscreen underwater.
Samantha Cole
Golden Years

Seniors Are Fighting Aliens in a Video Game to Deal With Depression

Video Games could be a powerful treatment for depression in the future.
Katie Jensen
humans of the year

How Microsoldering Expert Jessa Jones Repairs Unfixable iPhones

With a background in molecular genetics, the head of iPad Rehab leads a team of mostly women who fix severely damaged iPhones and iPads, even without manufacturer support.
Motherboard Staff

Donald Trump Was Obsessed With Steve Jobs

For some reason, Donald Trump loves tweeting about Steve Jobs. Is he Apple’s biggest fanboy?
Sarah Emerson

Pediatricians Now Say It's Okay for Kids to Have (Some) More Screen Time

he American Academy of Pediatrics relaxed its strict screen-time rules for kids, but emphasizes parent-child viewing.
Leif Johnson

This Robot Takes Selfies and Gets Moody, Just Like Us

Do we really need more of this in the world?
Madison Margolin
short circuit

Apple Is Cracking Down on NSFW Content Inside Reddit Apps

The app review process has some Reddit app developers scratching their heads.
Nicholas Deleon
Motherboard Blog

A Bug in iOS Is Causing Safari to Crash When Tapping Links

Tapping links has never been so frustrating for some users of iOS.
Nicholas Deleon