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iOS 14: New Privacy and Security Features You Should Know

September 22, 2020

Posted in: Apple, iPad/iPhone, Mobile, Security, Tech Tips

iOS 14 was released last week and among its myriad new features, a few good privacy enhancements arrived. Better Control Over Apps Access to Your Camera and Mic Ever get a feeling that someone is watching you? Well, in the past, maybe someone has. This is why Apple has made it mandatory for apps to...

How to Hide Photos & Videos on Your iPhone or Android

Posted in: Apple, Google/Chrome, iPad/iPhone, Mobile, Tech Tips

Tech Tip ipad Sometimes you want to hide, move or archive pictures and videos from your photo album so they don’t appear in your main camera roll. Both popular mobile operating systems make this easy. Here’s how: iOS: Create and Use Hidden Folders Apple lets you scoot images or videos into a separate folder so they are not...

Group Podcasts on Your iPhone into Playlists

Posted in: Apple, iPad/iPhone, Tech Tips

Group Podcasts on Your iPhone into Playlists Podcasts have become more popular than ever these days, and if you’re like most, you’ve amassed quite a collection! On the iPhone, you can organize podcasts into playlists – or as they are called on the iPhone, into “stations” that allow you to group them (News, Legal, Self-Improvement, Meditation, etc. – you decide!). Here’s how:...

How To Move Multiple Apps at Once on the iPhone

Posted in: Apple, iPad/iPhone, Mobile, Tech Tips

Sometimes, you want to reorganize your apps on your iPhone -- but it's a process, especially if you have to do it one-by-one. Well, those days are over. And here is how you move multiple apps at once on your device:   1. Long press an app icon until the action menu pops up. Select...

How to Block Ad Tracking on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Posted in: Apple, iPad/iPhone, Tech Tips

Apple provides ads in the App Store and Apple News that are based on information such as your App Store search history and Apple News reading history. However, if you want to opt out of these interest-based ads, you can choose to turn on the Limit Ad Tracking setting on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch,...

Enable Night Mode On All Your Devices

Posted in: Apple, iPad/iPhone, Microsoft or Windows, Mobile, Tech Tips

Tech Tip If you often work at night or simply like to read on a screen before going to sleep, you should consider enabling night mode on your devices. The health impacts of screen time have become a major concern, from shortened attention spans, to interrupted sleep cycles, to eye strain. Because of this, developers have started...

How To Add Encrypted Storage to Your Office365 Subscription

Posted in: iPad/iPhone, Microsoft or Windows, Mobile, Outlook, Tech Tips

Tech Tip Another week, another great Tech Tip from our friends at LawTech Partners. And this week, it's all about a neat Office365 trick. Take it away, LTP ... "Between now and the end of the year, Microsoft will be rolling out a new security feature to OneDrive called Personal Vault. It’s a secured / encrypted storage area...

A Tech Tribute to Summer Travel

Posted in: iPad/iPhone, Mobile, Tech Tips

A Tech Tribute to Summer Travel It’s that time of the year! So many of us add vacation and leisure travel to our regularly scheduled business travel. Here are a handful of popular and useful apps to help make that planning easier. FlightAware FlightAware lets you track any flight in real-time, receive alerts and see airport delays. It has data for...

Introducing Microsoft To-Do: A Cross-Platform, Device-Agnostic Task Master

Posted in: Apple, iPad/iPhone, Microsoft or Windows, Tech Tips

Microsoft To-Do Microsoft To-Do, rumored to be replacing Wunderlist, is a handy and universal to-do keeper that helps manage all your tasks and lists in one place. Available on Windows, MacOS, Androids, iPhone and iPads, it allows you to create endless lists and add as many items or tasks as you need to each. With To-Do you can set due dates and reminders...

Customizing the iPhone’s Control Center

Posted in: iPad/iPhone, Tech Tips

Customizing iphone control center The Control Center on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch gives you quick access to certain functions such as taking a picture, turning on the flashlight, recording your screen and more. You can customize Control Center so you have instant access to your favorite functions. Here are the steps along with a short how-to video:...