How to delete (or forward) part of a text message conversation on an iPhone or iPad

Every so often, for one reason or another you want to delete (or forward) part of a text message conversation. Not the entire conversation, just part of it. Maybe just one or two messages (maybe pictures). Here’s how you do it. (Here’s how you delete part of a Messages conversation on a Mac.) Note: if… Continue Reading How to delete (or forward) part of a text message conversation on an iPhone or iPad

Add the 2018-2019 College Football Bowl Game Schedule to your iPhone, iPad, and Mac Calendars

UPDATE: now doing the same sort of calendar for March Madness! Check it out. UPDATE: now includes the point spreads (per ESPN.com) in the event titles. Thanks for the idea, Austin. (If you find an error in this calendar please leave a comment and I will take care of it. Thank you.) I’ve created the… Continue Reading Add the 2018-2019 College Football Bowl Game Schedule to your iPhone, iPad, and Mac Calendars

How to Print Mailing Labels from an iPhone or iPad

This blog post is about printing labels from an iPhone or iPad using an app called Address Labels for CardLists. I have another article about how to print just about anything from an iPhone or iPad. Take your pick! It’s time to mail your holiday cards. You may recall from previous posts (this one from… Continue Reading How to Print Mailing Labels from an iPhone or iPad

Extend your iPhone’s battery life by closing unneeded Safari tabs

Many people are surprised to find several (or even “gobs of”) open Safari tabs on their iPhones. This can be a handy feature: click on the tabs button at bottom right in Safari… … scroll through the list of open pages, and tap the one you want to view. Easy. Bonus Tip #1: swipe up… Continue Reading Extend your iPhone’s battery life by closing unneeded Safari tabs

Apple’s iPhone XR available for pre-order

Back in September Apple introduced three iPhones (iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR) but only the first two went on sale that day. The XR is now available for pre-order, and will be available in stores starting October 26th, 2018. This video (narrated by Jonny Ive) gives you an overview of all three… Continue Reading Apple’s iPhone XR available for pre-order

How to watch Apple’s October 30th, 2018 event

UPDATE: the event is over. Click here to watch the entire show. Highlights: a new MacBook Air, a new Mac mini, and two new iPad Pros (no home buttons, Face ID, incredible speed). New Apple Pencil that connects to iPad Pro magnetically– for storage, and for charging! Incredible. It’s time for another Apple announcement event.… Continue Reading How to watch Apple’s October 30th, 2018 event