Apple Music causing big iPhone battery problems. Here’s a fix

Some users claim that the problem is down to the Music app trying to sync with the Apple Watch, and that the problem goes away if the Apple Watch is disconnected from the iPhone. Others say that disabling Background Refresh for the Music app helps (Settings > General > Background App Refresh and then toggle […]

iPhone users say Apple Music is draining their battery – here’s a fix

One user wrote: “I have an iPhone 8 running IOS 13.4.1 everything is up to date and was performing well until this weekend. All of a sudden my battery started draining much quicker than previously. Looking at the battery usage it seems that Apple Music is causing it.

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Stream live radio through Siri Siri can play you a selection of radio stations in iOS 13. Just say, “Hey Siri, play [call letters] radio station.” If Siri can access an online stream for the radio station, it will begin playing the station for you. To make sure that Siri can access a wider variety […]

India bans TikTok, other Chinese apps

Last week, cybersecurity researchers discovered video sharing TikTok was among several applications that could illegitimately access any data an iPhone user would have copied. TikTok acknowledged the issue and said it was due to a faulty component in the app, and that they would rush a fix.

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Self-improvement Calm Taking a moment of calm can be crucial for your mental health, and Calm is one of the leading meditation and sleep-promotion apps in the Play Store. It has guided meditations, breathing exercises to reduce anxiety, sleep stories, and more. There are guides for beginners and experts alike, and while you’ll need to […]

Snapchat forced to delete ‘racist’ filter that makes you ‘break slavery chains by grinning’

Snapchat, or Snap, is a multimedia messaging app available around the world It was created by former Standford University students Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy and Reggie Brown The first version of Snapchat was released in September 2011 The main feature of Snapchat is the ability to send self-deleting photos, videos and messages These digital missives […]

How to remove TikTok from iPhone

Do note that this process will only uninstall the app from your iPhone or iPad and the entire TikTok account. Read More: 2 Indian apps that rival TikTokBolo Indya app is an Indian short video app available only on Play store. Roposo is available on both Google Play Store and Apple App Store. The app […]

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Habitify The new year is a perfect time to try and set some new habits in stone. Whether it’s going to the gym, taking ten minutes out of your day to go for a walk, or just remembering to water the plants, Habitify excels in helping you to remember your new habits and helps them […]

iPhone SE review: Everything you need at lightning speed

Switching from another iPhone is an absolute breeze. Place the new and old phones beside each other, then snap a photo of a pattern shown on the old phone’s screen with the new phone. This starts the transfer, which can take minutes if you have an iCloud backup available. Your apps and files make the […]

Day one of using Germany’s coronavirus tracing app

For the app to truly be effective millions of people will have to download it. But according to a recent poll for public broadcaster ZDF, only 42% people said they would be willing to do so. That would be a far cry from earlier aspirations of reaching up to 60% of the population — a […]