iOS app reviews, tips and features - iPhone and iPad

A new look at the latest version of Apple News for iPhone and iPad

Apple News for iOS has been around for some time now and it has been tweaked and seen a few minor updates making it better than the original launch app. Let’s take a fresh look at it.

Fingers or thumbs will do when securing Notes on your iPhone with a fingerprint

Do you store personal information in the Notes app on your iPhone or iPad? Are there notes you would rather people didn’t see? Make those private notes extra secure by locking them with a fingerprint.

Play tennis on the iPhone and iPad with One Tap Tennis

iOS app review: One Tap Tennis is a brilliant game from Chillingo that takes you on a world tennis tour, playing match after match. Can you win the tournaments and beat all opponents?

Risky Road is an addictive game for the iPhone and iPad

You think you are a good driver? How about driving a truck with eggs in the back and you have to negotiate hills and obstacles without breaking them? Welcome to Risky Road, an app for iOS.

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Do you know how to forward a message to someone else on the iPhone? How about forwarding a whole conversation consisting of multiple messages to someone? Here is a step-by-step guide. It’s easy!

Do you get marketing calls on your iPhone? Do callers pester you with offers of products and services you don’t want? Why not block them so they can’t call again? Here is a step-by-step guide.

It is becoming common for top-end phones to have 32MB of storage and lots of memory, but Apple is different and has stuck with 16GB in the iPhone for years. Here’s what to do when you run short space.

Are you using too much data on your mobile phone. These tips will help reduce it.

No-one likes big phone bills, but unless you keep an eye on the data you are using, it is easy to exceed the allocation on your contract. If you have an iPhone, use these techniques to reduce data usage.

King’s Empire (Deluxe) is a variation of an old game format, but there are new elements that make it new and exciting. It is a build and battle type of game and if you are a fan of the genre, you will love it.

Tentacle Wars is a fascinating game for the iPhone, iPad, and Android phones and tablets that will have hooked within five minutes of firing up the game for the first time. Warning: It is very addictive!

Apple revealed the iPhone SE to the world on March 21 and to be honest, it wasn’t much of a surprise to anyone. It had been widely rumoured and expected. Many people were underwhelmed, but it is an important handset.

In an unsurprising move that was widely rumoured, Apple has revealed a new addition to the iPad range and the 9.7-inch iPad Pro is the baby brother of the iPad Pro launched last year.

There is a way to put important information on the lock screen of your iPhone that can be used in case of a medical emergency. Have you set it up yet? This guide shows how to do it.

There are lots of free Wi-Fi hotspots you can use when you are out of the office or home, but which ones are safe and secure? Avast has two free apps for the iPhone that show where Wi-Fi hotspots are located and then secures them.

People spend way too much on their mobile devices and the iPhone is the biggest fantasy that every mobile owner wants to own. With the revolutionary 6S and 6S Plus, the standard of iPhone devices has reached to an unbeatable height.

The iPhone and iPad come with a Photos app that is pretty good, but Google Photos beats it by a wide margin and if you haven’t tried it recently, you should. It is brilliant.

Riddle Stones – Cross numbers is a puzzle game that will put your logic skills to the test on your phone or tablet. Give your brain a good workout with a collection of over 1,000 games.

Apps are exciting. With millions of them already present in the digital landscape, there are hundreds that debut every day. From broader needs to niche desires, they manage to please or peeve users. Here are five worth considering.

Games developer Full Fat has two entertaining Blocky apps for the iPhone, iPad and Android phones and tablets. Blocky Football and Blocky Raider are perfect for passing a few hours at the weekend.

Ubisoft’s Sandstorm: Pirate Wars puts you in control of a sand cruiser, battling for survival in the desert heat of a post-apocalyptic future. It’s a great game for your mobile phone or tablet.