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16 Custom iOS 14 Home Screens to Inspire Your Inner Geek

You can now trick out the look of your iPhone’s various pages and customize your app icons much more than Apple has ever allowed you to do before. That’s all thanks to iOS 14 and Apple’s Shortcuts app.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Widget, Lifehacks, Home Screen, App Icon, Ios 14


First Jailbreak for iOS 14 Limited to Devices With A9(X) Chip and Below

The team behind the "Checkra1n" jailbreaking tool for iOS has released version 0.11.0 of its software with support added for iOS 14, but only on a limited number of devices. checkra1n 0.11.0 is now available, adding support for ‌iOS 14‌ on A9(X) devices and below.A10 devices and above NOT SUPPORTED YET, read our statement 👇https://t.co/SIjT4PeZEX— checkra1n (@checkra1n) September 22, 2020 In a statement accompanying the announcement of the software release, the team said that it needed "m...
Tags: Apple, Jailbreak, Ios 14


What are iOS 14’s App Clips and how do you use them?

App Clips are another new iOS 14 feature, enabling you to download snippets of apps without overloading your iPhone. Here's how to find, use and delete them
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Ios 14, App Clips, Apple iOS 14, iOS14


How to Turn on FaceTime Creepy Eyes in iOS 14

I don’t FaceTime much, but I have frequently been accused of not “appearing present” in various video chats because I tend to stare at the screen, not the camera pointing at me, whenever I’m talking or watching others speak. And because there’s no shortage of technological innovation in the world, Apple has found a…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Camera, Lifehacks, Facetime, Video Chat, Ios 14


Launcher brings its powerful widget-making app to iOS 14

Launcher is bringing its customizable widgets to iOS 14 with new functionality, including the ability to rotate a widget’s icons by date, time or even location. It also supports customizable widget backgrounds, icons of different sizes or those with no labels for a cleaner look. The app, which first debuted in 2014, had been well-known for being one of the few to push the envelope when it came to the functionality offered by Apple’s classic Today View widgets. In the years since, the app served ...
Tags: Apple, Apps, Siri, Tech, Widgets, Ios Apps, Biotech, Facetime, Gardner, Launcher, Ios 14, Cromulent Labs, Homescreen Widgets, Cromulent Labs Apple, Cromulent Labs Launcher, Greg Gardner


How to Get Around YouTube's Block of Picture-in-Picture Mode in iOS 14

Just when we thought we’d come up with a clever hack to enable picture-in-picture mode for YouTube in iOS 14—a privilege YouTube would prefer to charge you for—the company has wised up and crafted a workaround that eliminates this specific hack. But there are still a few more tricks you can try.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ipad, Youtube, Lifehacks, Picture In Picture, Ios 14


Android's 2 Best Features Come to iOS 14: Here's How to Use Them

For a long time, one of the key benefits of choosing Android over iOS has been the ability to break away from the rigid inflexibility of multiple home screens, split up into uniform grids of app icons. Now with the introduction of home screen widgets and the App Library in iOS 14, that advantage has disappeared. H…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Mobile, Science, Ios 14


Apple Releases First Public Betas of iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 With New Shazam Control Center Options

Apple today seeded the first public betas of upcoming iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 updates to its public beta testing group, a few days after seeding the first betas to developers and a little less than a week after releasing the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 updates. Public beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program can download the iOS and iPadOS‌ 14.2 updates over the air after installing the proper certificate from the Public Beta website on an iOS device. iOS 14.2 introduces a ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Control Center, Music Recognition, Ios 14


iOS 14 Adoption Surpasses 25% Across iPhone and iPad Five Days After Release

Five days after Apple released iOS 14, adoption of the software update has reached approximately 26 percent of active iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices, according to mobile analytics company Mixpanel. This includes iPadOS 14. iOS 14 adoption appears to be outpacing iOS 13, which was installed on approximately 20 percent of active devices one week after its release last year, according to Mixpanel. Home Screen widgets have proven especially popular so far, perhaps compelling more users to u...
Tags: Apple, Mixpanel, Ios 14, Mixpanel Home Screen


How to organize your home screen on your iPhone

There are plenty of ways to organize your app collection on the screen so they are easy to find. We show you several ways to do it in iOS 14 and iOS 13.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Ios 14, App Library, Apple iOS 14


How to Force iOS14 to Use Gmail as Your Default Mail App

Apple’s latest mobile operating system introduces two new options that will delight anyone who doesn’t want to be wedded to Apple’s web browser and email apps. You can now set your own default web browser and email apps, but not every app supports the feature—not even Gmail.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Chrome, Gmail, Email, App, Lifehacks, Ios 14


How to Use Gmail as Your Default Mail App in iOS 14

Update 9/21/20 3:00 p.m.: Well, that was quick! An update to the Gmail iOS app that brings it to version 6.0.200825 also unlocks the ability to set Gmail as your default mail app in iOS. (As a reminder, you can do that via the iOS Settings app > Gmail.) Read more...
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How to Force iOS 14 to Use Gmail as Your Default Mail App

Apple’s latest mobile operating system introduces two new options that will delight anyone who doesn’t want to be wedded to Apple’s web browser and email apps. You can now set your own default web browser and email apps, but not every app supports the feature—not even Gmail.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Chrome, Gmail, Email, App, Lifehacks, Ios 14


How to Change App Icons on iOS 14 Home Screen

As the trend of customizing your home screen becomes popular in the aftermath of the release of iOS 14, some users are choosing to add custom app icons to their home screen using the Shortcuts app. Custom home screen posted by @BenZhu8. Custom cloud icons from icons8. Replacing default app icons with images of your choosing allows you to freely customize the look of your home screen. Before you follow this guide, you will need to find or make an image for your new home screen app icon, and...
Tags: Featured, Home Screen, Ios 14


iOS 14: How to Change App Icons on Home Screen

As the trend of customizing your home screen becomes popular in the aftermath of the release of iOS 14, some users are choosing to add custom app icons to their home screen using the Shortcuts app. Replacing default app icons with images of your choosing allows you to freely customize the look of your home screen. Before you follow this guide, you will need to find or make an image for your new home screen app icon, and there are plenty of alternate looks available for download online. The f...
Tags: Home Screen, Ios 14


iOS 14 Widgets Offer iPhone Users Creative Home Screen Ideas

In iOS 14, Apple introduced ‌the concept of Home Screen‌ widgets, which provide information from apps at a glance. Widgets can be pinned to the Home Screen in various spots and sizes, allowing for many different layouts. Despite the relative lack of 3rd party widgets at launch, iOS users around the world have been busy customizing their home screens and sharing their work with others. Spent about an hour on mine 😅 pic.twitter.com/BLMfFl2njq— Ben Zhu (@BenZhu8) September 20, 2020 (Besi...
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How to use iOS 14’s App Library

The App Library is one of iOS 14's most useful new features, letting you hide away apps you don't use very often. Here's how to use and make the most of it.
Tags: Apple, Ios, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Ios 14, App Library, Apple iOS 14


I've been using Apple's new iOS 14 for a few days and while there's useful updates to Messages, the App Library is disappointing

Apple Apple held its annual hardware event virtually on September 15 and released iOS 14 the next day. The update had added changes to the home screen, Messages, Siri, and more. Messages updates are already proving useful, but the App Library feels more like a band-aid than anything helpful or new. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Apple just released iOS 14, with some major updates like home screen widgets and Siri, along with dozens of more minor adjustments. The beta ...
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How to add and customize home screen widgets in iOS 14

Apple has launched iOS 14, bringing the ability to add widgets to your iPhone's home screen. We explain how to add and customize home screen widgets in iOS 14.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, Widgets, How-to, Widget, Apple updates, Ios 14, Apple iOS 14


How to use iOS 14’s Translate app

We explain how to use iOS 14's Translate app, covering how to translate text and speech into a second language, save favorites, and check definitions.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Language Translator, Translation Apps, Ios 14, Apple iOS 14, Apple Translate


How to Use Widgets in iOS 14

There are many, many good features in iOS 14, particularly for the organizational nerds among us. But one of the most significant changes arriving on iPhones is widgets, a feature that allows you to sort and embiggen some key applications to make them perform that much better on your home screen.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apps, Science, Widgets, Ios 14, App Library


iOS 14: A Quick Tour of All the New Features

Over the course of the iOS 14 beta test, we here at MacRumors have been putting together in-depth feature guides, tutorial videos, and how tos on the new features in the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 updates. Many of our MacRumors readers have likely been running the betas for a couple of months now, but those who are new to the update will want to check out all of the content we have available below. It's also a great resource to send to friends and family members who have questions about iOS and iPa...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Facetime, Ios 14, FaceTime Siri


iOS 14: All the New Features With Guides and How Tos

Over the course of the iOS 14 beta test, we here at MacRumors have been putting together in-depth feature guides, tutorial videos, and how tos on the new features in the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 updates. Many of our MacRumors readers have likely been running the betas for a couple of months now, but those who are new to the update will want to check out all of the content we have available below. It's also a great resource to send to friends and family members who have questions about iOS and iPadO...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Facetime, Ios 14, FaceTime Siri


iOS 14 Picture in Picture No Longer Working With YouTube's Mobile Website in Safari [Without Premium]

Apple in iOS 14 added Picture in Picture to the iPhone, a feature designed to let you watch a video in a small screen on your device while you continue to do other things on the phone. When Picture in Picture was working with YouTube The YouTube app doesn't support Picture in Picture, but up until yesterday there was a functional workaround that allowed videos from YouTube.com to be watched in Safari in Picture in Picture mode. As of today, that workaround is gone, and it's not clear if it'...
Tags: Featured, Youtube, YouTube Picture, Eric Slivka, Picture In Picture, YouTube Premium, Ios 14


Picture in Picture on iOS 14 No Longer Working With YouTube's Mobile Website in Safari

Apple in iOS 14 added Picture in Picture to the iPhone, a feature designed to let you watch a video in a small screen on your device while you continue to do other things on the phone. When Picture in Picture was working with YouTube The YouTube app doesn't support Picture in Picture, but up until yesterday there was a functional workaround that allowed videos from YouTube.com to be watched in Safari in Picture in Picture mode. As of today, that workaround is gone, and it's not clear if it'...
Tags: Featured, Youtube, Eric Slivka, Picture In Picture, Ios 14


iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 Bug Resets Default Apps to Safari and Mail After Every Reboot

Apple in iOS and iPadOS 14 allows users to set third-party apps as alternatives to the default mail and browser apps on iPhone and iPad, but a widespread bug appears to revert these settings to Apple's default apps whenever the user's device is rebooted. The issue was discovered by several users who reported it on social media, and Apple has since confirmed the bug's existence in a statement given to CNET. "We are aware of an issue that can impact default email and browser settings in iOS 1...
Tags: Apple, Firefox, Microsoft, Cnet, Ios 14


iOS 14 Bug Will Bork Your Default Mail and Browser Settings

With iOS 14 now officially here, it was only a matter of time before we started hearing about the bugs. There are always bugs—some are more inconsequential than others.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Science, Bugs, Ios 14


Apple Releases First Betas of iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 to Developers

Apple today seeded the first betas of upcoming iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 updates to developers, just one day after releasing the iOS 14 update and a few hours after hinting at the iOS 14.2 beta in an Xcode beta update. iOS and iPadOS 14.2 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper developer profile has been installed, though the update does not appear to be available over the air at this time. There's no word yet on what's included in iOS 14.2, but ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Ios 14


iOS 14.2 Beta Adds New Shazam Music Recognition Feature for Control Center

Apple today released the first beta of iOS 14.2 to developers for testing purposes, and the new update introduces a Music Recognition control for the Control Center. The new feature lets you discover music playing around you and it recognizes the music playing with in apps, even when you're wearing AirPods. Songs pop up as notifications, and you can tap to listen in Apple Music. Shazam's Music Recognition feature can be added to Control Center through the Control Center options in the Sett...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Siri, Shazam, Control Center, Ios 14


iOS 14.2 Beta Adds New Music Recognition Feature for Control Center

Apple today released the first beta of iOS 14.2 to developers for testing purposes, and the new update introduces a Music Recognition control for the Control Center. The new feature lets you discover music playing around you and it recognizes the music playing with in apps, even when you're wearing AirPods. Songs pop up as notifications, and you can tap to listen in Apple Music. Shazam's Music Recognition feature can be added to Control Center through the Control Center options in the Sett...
Tags: Featured, Control Center, Ios 14