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Does The IPhone Really Live Up To The Hype?

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Millions of people are using the iPhone. The iPhone is literally the most popular smart phone on the planet. If you own an iPhone, but have yet to master its functions, read on. The article below can quickly transform you into an expert.

If you’re browsing the web through your iPhone, you should know you don’t have to type “.com” when you’re putting in a site’s address. As long as you punch in the body of the website address, your browser will be able to locate the site you’re looking for. How much time could you save by cutting out these unnecessary elements?

Siri helps you with reminders that are location based. It used to be that reminders needed to be worded using a specific time, for example “Siri, remind me at five to call work.” You can say “Siri, remind me to call work when I get home.” Then, once you reach home, Siri will sense it and remind you. You’ll be able to use reminders more effectively by making them location-based instead of time-based.

Does the constant stream of phone notifications annoy you? You can shut them off. After you open the main “Settings” menu, touch the bar called “Notifications.” Review the apps under this heading. You can remove any that you wish to. This will not only cut down on the amount of notifications you receive, but will help your battery to last much longer.

Although you might spend a lot of time surfing the Web or reading your email on your iPhone, did you realize how simple it can be to save an image to your phone too? When you see a picture you want to save to your phone, just tap and hold on the image. Then you’ll receive a popup with a list of options. Of course, now it’s just as easy as selecting “Save.”

You can take photos with the cord from your headphones. Begin by framing the picture you want to capture. Simply push the volume button on the headphone cord. That takes the photo for you. You can now save your picture as you would normally.

There are many multimedia capabilities available to your iPhone. Some of these include downloading television episodes or different comedy clips from websites.

Take advantage of the different scrolling options of some websites using one or two fingers. When the webpages has boxes, one finger scrolling lets you see each box individually. If you want to quickly scan the entire page, use two fingers.

When sending an email or typing in a note and do not want to use the suggested iPhone words, there is no need to tap the X to get rid of the suggestion box. Just tap anyplace at all, and the word will go away.

Hopefully this article has taught you a lot of neat tricks you can do with your iPhone. It’s time to put that knowledge to use. Use what you have learned here and you will become a master of the iPhone in no time.