All articles on the Apple iPad & iPhone

I am busy with the iPhone and iPad every day. Both devices offer an incredible number of possibilities and yet they complement each other well. While the iPhone is my constant companion and is intended for short messages, quick research on the Internet or taking photos on the go, I use my iPad at home to write blog articles, edit photos, play games or read the news.

In this category you will find all the posts on my blog that are about one of the two Apple devices.

15 August 2022

Delete pre-installed apps from the iPhone: Here's how!

The iPhone comes with a large number of integrated apps that are intended to make it easier to start using the Apple smartphone. However, not all users have use for all pre-installed apps, and for some of them there is […]
3 August 2022

Text Selection on Pictures: Enable/Disable Live Text on iPhone, iPad and Mac

What is Live Text and how to disable text selection on photos and images? I answer these and other questions on the subject in this guide. Because even if it is sometimes very practical, […]
3 August 2022

Turn on/off HEIC format for photos on iPhone (+ convert on Mac)

Similar to HEVC format videos, HEIC format photos are more space-efficient on Apple iPhone. However, they don't offer as much compatibility with editing programs, social media apps, messengers or Windows computers that you send them to. As […]
2 August 2022

Switching from Android smartphones to iPhone: Frequently asked questions and answers

If you want to switch from an Android smartphone to an Apple iPhone, you probably have a few questions. So that every question about switching from Android to iOS gets an answer, Apple yesterday released a new video on […]
1 August 2022

iOS 16 and iPadOS 16: Apple Pay in Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge & more browsers

Current beta versions of iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 show an innovation for using Apple Pay on websites. If you want to select this payment option, you no longer have to […]
9 July 2022
ESR HaloLock Wallet was put to the test

HaloLock Wallet Stand: Review of ESR's MagSafe wallet

The manufacturer ESR recently offered me the opportunity to test the MagSafe wallet "ESR HaloLock Wallet Stand" - an offer that I gladly accepted. In principle, the HaloLock is aimed at people who […]
7 July 2022

Simple key combination for emergency call SOS and emergency passport on the iPhone

If you need to make an emergency call quickly from your iPhone, you can find the relevant option using a key combination. This can also be used from the lock screen and does not require unlocking with Face ID or [...]
4 July 2022

Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpad in black

Black magic from Apple: the Magic Keyboard, the Magic Mouse and the Magic Trackpad are not only offered in the well-known white and gray, but also with a black surface. While the mouse and trackpad have a […]
29 June 2022

Safety Check from iOS 16: Protection against tracking by people with digital access

At the beginning of June, Apple presented various new operating systems and their functions as part of the WWDC22 keynote. Among them was iOS 16 for the iPhone, whose new lock screen customization can probably be seen as the biggest change. What […]
29 June 2022

Hermit Spyware - Apple stops iPhone spying by revoking certificates

Italian software company RCS Lab has developed software called Hermit that can be used to spy on smartphone users. Hermit can be installed via sideloading on both iOS and Android. Who goal of […]