Tag Archives: iOS 8

Make and Receive Cellular Phone Calls from your iPad

26 Oct

I have been playing with iOS 8 on my iPad and iPhone for some time now. Without a doubt one of the most useful features released with iOS 8 is Continuity. And with it, the possibility to make and receive cellular phone calls from the iPad through the iPhone.


With Continuity, your iPhone can be ringing downstairs or in the kitchen. It does not matter. You can pick up the call Continue Reading

Search on iPad with Spotlight on iOS

21 Oct

Several months ago I wrote an article about how to search on iPad. It mainly referred to iOS 6.
The main benefits of searching your iPad with iOS 7, 8 or 9 remain the same. With iOS 7, 8 and 9, you are able to locate things quickly and easily, whether it’s an App, a contact, song, email, book or appointment.


There is a subtle change though and it boils down to how to access Spotlight (the search utility) Continue Reading

Control Center walkthrough on iPad with iOS 7, iOS 8 and iOS 9

23 Sep

iOS 9 is finally here and with it the iPad has many changes to the look & feel, animations as well as its functionality.

In this article, I will discuss the usage of Control Center. Please note that Control Center has been available since iOS 7 and is also available on iOS 8 and 9.


What is Control Center?

Control Center can be described as a shortcut to some of the most frequently used features Continue Reading