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iOS 15: How to Use Spotlight to Search for Photos

Thursday July 8, 2021 3:09 pm PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple has made Spotlight Search on iPhone and iPad more powerful than ever by integrating it with more apps, including the Photos app. Simply swipe down on the Lock Screen or the Home Screen to bring up Spotlight Search, type "‌Photos‌," then start searching your pictures by specifying locations, people, scenes, or even things in your photos like plants or pets, thanks to Visual...
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iOS 15: How to Get the Photos App to Feature a Person Less Often

Thursday July 8, 2021 3:03 pm PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple has improved the control you have over the people and places that show up in your Photos Memories, letting you fine tune just who pops up in the ‌‌Photos‌‌ app and Home Screen widget. In previous versions of iOS, you could select "Suggest Fewer Memories Like This" when viewing a memory in the "For You" section of ‌‌Photos‌‌, or you could remove a photo from photo...
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iOS 15: How to Use Visual Lookup in Photos to Identify Landmarks, Plants, and Pets

Thursday July 8, 2021 10:55 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple made further advancements in on-device machine learning and integrated them into the Photos app to make your iPhone more intelligent at recognizing the contents of pictures. In other words, the ‌Photos‌ app can now identify various objects, landmarks, animals, books, plants, works of art, and more in your image library, and then offer information about them that it draws from...
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iOS 15: How to Set Leaving and Arrival Times for Driving Directions in Apple Maps

Wednesday July 7, 2021 3:05 pm PDT by
Apple Maps received several notable improvements in iOS 15, including new details in cities, an interactive globe, and enhanced driving directions. It also gained a feature that has long been available in rival map apps – the ability to set leaving and arrival times for driving directions. This is a feature that's long been available for Google Maps, and one that's really useful if you...
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iOS 15: How to Translate Text in Photos

Wednesday July 7, 2021 3:02 pm PDT by
Apple entered the translation game in iOS 14 with native Safari browser translation and a dedicated translation app. Now, in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, translation has gone systemwide, which means you can take advantage of Apple's new Live Text feature to translate other languages that appear in your photos. The following steps show you how it's done in the Photos app. Note that by using largely...
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iOS 15: How to Copy and Paste Text From Photos

Tuesday July 6, 2021 2:22 pm PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple has added a new feature called Live Text that can recognize text when it appears in your camera's viewfinder or in a photo you've taken and let you perform several actions with it. For example, if you take a picture of a storefront that displays a phone number, you can capture that number to place a call or add to your contacts. You can also copy Live Text from your photos...
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How to Downgrade From iOS 15 to iOS 14

Friday July 2, 2021 3:22 am PDT by
If you've installed iOS 15 or iPadOS 15 through Apple's developer program or the public beta now it's been released, you may decide you want to downgrade because of usability or stability issues. Keep reading to learn how it's done. Apple usually only releases the public betas of ‌iOS and ‌iPadOS‌ once the developer versions are relatively stable. That said, Apple's beta versions of...
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iOS 15: How to Select the Images That Appear in a Photos Memory

Thursday July 1, 2021 11:23 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple has enhanced the Memories experience in Photos to make individual memories more customizable, more intelligent, and generally more enjoyable to watch and interact with. One notable change in this overhaul to Memories is the ability to easily manage which images appear in a memory. With the new interface, you can quickly select which pictures you want included in the memory...
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How to Install the macOS Monterey Public Beta

Thursday July 1, 2021 10:56 am PDT by
Apple has made a macOS 12 Monterey beta available for its public beta testing group, letting public beta testers try out the software before it launches this fall. The ‌macOS Monterey Public Beta is available to anyone with a compatible Mac and it does not require a developer account. This guide walks you through some simple steps on installing the beta software. Before downloading the...
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iOS 15: How to Enhance Photos App Memories With 'Memory Looks'

Wednesday June 30, 2021 6:03 pm PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple's native Photos app features a considerable update to Memories, including a new design, integration with Apple Music, a more interactive interface, and "Memory Looks." This article explains what Memory Looks are and how you can apply them to your own Memories in the ‌Photos‌ app. In the latest version of the ‌Photos‌ app, Apple has added the ability for users to customize the...
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How to Install the iOS 15 Public Beta

Wednesday June 30, 2021 11:11 am PDT by
After promising to release iOS and iPadOS 15 to the public in July, Apple today seeded new iOS and iPadOS 15 beta updates to its public beta testing group, giving them the opportunity to try out the new software ahead of its fall launch. Signing up to get the iOS and iPadOS 15 beta is super easy, and can be done by enrolling an iPhone or iPad in Apple's free Apple Beta Software Program....
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iOS 15: How to Add Apple Music Songs to Your Memories in Photos

Wednesday June 30, 2021 6:04 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple's native Photos app features a significant update to Memories, including a new design, a more interactive interface, new visual effects, and richer integration with Apple Music. When creating and viewing Memories, the ‌Photos‌ app has always supported basic music integration, but now ‌Apple Music‌ subscribers can choose to add any ‌Apple Music‌ song to a memory. When a memory ...
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iOS 15: How to View EXIF Metadata in the Photos App

Monday June 28, 2021 4:13 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple has updated the Photos app to include an expanded Info pane where you can view information about a photo in your library, including EXIF metadata such as the camera it was taken on, the lens type, and the shutter speed used. You'll also find in the Info pane the file size of the image, and where the image came from if it was saved from within another app. Here's how to get...
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iOS 15: How to Hide App Notification Badges on the Home Screen

Monday June 28, 2021 4:12 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple includes a new feature called Focus that's designed to help you reduce distractions for a set time. It's a useful tool to have at your fingertips when you want to be left alone to concentrate on something or simply rest. With a pre-set Focus mode enabled, you can filter or hide incoming notifications, including notification badges for all apps on your device's Home Screen....
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iOS 15: How to Prevent Emails From Tracking You With Mail Privacy Protection

Monday June 28, 2021 4:11 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple introduced a new email privacy feature called Mail Privacy Protection, which prevents companies and advertisers from tracking how you interact with their emails. This article explains the feature and how you can control it. Apple's App Tracking Transparency feature is designed to allow users to opt out of the surreptitious tracking that third-party apps have traditionally...
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iOS 15: How to Blur Your Background on a FaceTime Call

Wednesday June 23, 2021 9:44 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple brings several enhancements to FaceTime, including new visual and audio effects to improve the video call experience. One of the new visual features is Portrait mode in calls. With this mode enabled, you can blur your background so that the focus is on you rather than what's behind you. The feature is commonly used by other video conferencing apps like Zoom and Teams to ...
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iOS 15: How to Enable Wide Spectrum Audio on a FaceTime Call

Wednesday June 23, 2021 9:42 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple brings several enhancements to its FaceTime video and audio calling platform, including new visual and audio effects to improve your call experience. One of the new audio features is Wide Spectrum mode. This microphone mode brings every single sound into your call, making it ideal for when you want the other person to hear everything that's happening in the space you're in. ...
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iOS 15: How to Enable Voice Isolation Mode in FaceTime

Wednesday June 23, 2021 9:41 am PDT by
In iOS 15, Apple brings several enhancements to its FaceTime video and audio calling platform, including new visual and audio effects to improve your call experience. One of the new audio features is Voice Isolation mode for your microphone, which separates your voice from any distracting background noise that might be on the call. The feature uses machine learning to block out ambient...
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iOS 15: How to Rearrange and Delete Home Screen Pages

Friday June 18, 2021 3:51 pm PDT by
In iOS 14, Apple lets you disable individual Home Screen pages thanks to the App Library, which is available to keep your apps better organized. However, not everyone gets on with the App Library, and it's not possible to rearrange the order of your ‌‌Home Screen‌‌ pages, nor can you delete a page outright rather than merely disabling it. In ‌iOS 15‌, though, you ‌can do both. Here's how...
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iOS 15: How to Adjust the Date and Time of Photos

Friday June 18, 2021 10:46 am PDT by
In iOS 15, the Photos app has been given a significant update that includes a richer Info pane to view information about a photo in your library, such as the camera, lens, and shutter speed used, the file size of the image, and where the image came from if it was saved from within another app. In another notable addition, you can also edit the date and time when a photo was taken. Here's...