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Tips, Tricks, Recommendations and Tutorials to Learn and Master the iPhone and Its Best Apps
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How to Add Touch ID Fingerprints to iPhone or iPad | How to Geek

How to Add Touch ID Fingerprints to iPhone or iPad | How to Geek | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
Fingerprint scanners have been an option on some laptop models for about as long as the concept has existed, but they’ve always usually been kind of quirky and forgettable. Then along comes Apple, who not only perfects it, but makes it a must-have feature.
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How to stop Twitter from tracking what other apps you use on iPhone or Android | BGR

How to stop Twitter from tracking what other apps you use on iPhone or Android | BGR | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

"Twitter has set up a support page on its website that tells users how to opt out of this new data collection practice."

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How To Stop Twitter From Tracking Apps Installed On Your iPhone, Android | Redmond Pie

How To Stop Twitter From Tracking Apps Installed On Your iPhone, Android | Redmond Pie | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
Here's a complete guide on how to stop Twitter from tracking which apps you have installed on your iPhone or Android device.
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5 iPhone Apps Your Teen Doesn’t Want You to Download | TIME

5 iPhone Apps Your Teen Doesn’t Want You to Download | TIME | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
Better hide these in a “Utilities” folder, because your kid will kill you for having them.
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How To Keep Your Embarrassing iPhone Photos As Safe As Possible | Huffington Post

How To Keep Your Embarrassing iPhone Photos As Safe As Possible | Huffington Post | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

"Can you really be sure a photo you delete from your iPhone is gone? Unfortunately, it's nearly impossible to know. But there are precautions you can take to protect an embarrassing photo from being seen."

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How To Block Apps From Seeing Your Private Facebook Profile Information | Business Insider

How To Block Apps From Seeing Your Private Facebook Profile Information  |  Business Insider | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

If you've connected an app to your Facebook account, here's how to control what it can access. 

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How To Put Your iPhone On Privacy Lockdown | Business Insider

How To Put Your iPhone On Privacy Lockdown | Business Insider | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

There are a number of ways for iPhone users to maintain their privacy. From basic to less-than-basic, here's a roundup of the best ways for you to keep the contents of your iPhone to yourself.

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How to Disable & Clear Auto-Fill in iOS | OSXDaily

How to Disable & Clear Auto-Fill in iOS | OSXDaily | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

The obvious problem with the iOS Auto-fill feature comes with shared iPads (or iPods/iPhones). It can be a privacy or security issue in some cases. So here is how to clear out the autofill information and then disable the feature.

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7 Tips to Improve iPhone Security | American Express Open Forum

7 Tips to Improve iPhone Security | American Express Open Forum | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Did you know your iPhone is easy prey for hackers? Don't let your files, photos or texts get out. Use these tips to protect yourself today.

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Some 1Password tips for iPhone and iPad to start your Tuesday off right | Agile Blog

Some 1Password tips for iPhone and iPad to start your Tuesday off right | Agile Blog | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

1Password for iPhone and iPad has some great tricks up its sleeve, including easy ways to let you peek at a password, a quick way to search, and even bumping Safari over in—or possibly out of—your dock. So let’s get started, shall we?

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A Hard-to-Hack Password Contains Just 4 Words | Mashable

A Hard-to-Hack Password Contains Just 4 Words | Mashable | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Any four common, unrelated words that add up to more than 12 characters is now considered one of the most secure password configurations. So ditch your four-digit iDevice passcode in favor of one of these.

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Use Your iPhone to Secure Your Gmail Account | GottaBeMobile

Use Your iPhone to Secure Your Gmail Account | GottaBeMobile | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Secure your gmail account with 2-step verification to prevent hackers from stealing your account and data & use your iPhone to access PINs.

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How to harden your smartphone against stalkers—iPhone edition | Ars Technica

How to harden your smartphone against stalkers—iPhone edition | Ars Technica | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Our anti-stalking guide for iPhone users spells out the subtle (and often invisible) ways in which someone could track you via your own phone, and it teaches you how to change your settings to keep yourself in control. 

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How To Fix iPhone Is Disabled Error After Incorrect Passcode Entries | Redmond Pie

How To Fix iPhone Is Disabled Error After Incorrect Passcode Entries | Redmond Pie | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
Here's how you can fix 'iPhone is Disabled' error message after entering wrong passcode several times. Complete step-by-step guide can be found right here.
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How to hide your iTunes purchases from prying eyes (and find them again) | Cult of Mac

How to hide your iTunes purchases from prying eyes (and find them again) | Cult of Mac | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

"Let’s face it – not all of us want every purchase we complete via the iTunes or App stores available to anyone who uses our iPhone, iPad, or Macbook. Some things just need to remain, well, private. Luckily, it’s pretty easy to hide the evidence from unauthorized users via a quick trip to the iTunes app on your Mac or PC."

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Set AirDrop to “Contacts Only” to Protect Your Privacy (and Your Eyes) | Lifehacker

Set AirDrop to “Contacts Only” to Protect Your Privacy (and Your Eyes) | Lifehacker | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
AirDrop lets you transfer files between iOS devices with a swipe of your finger. It also lets you transfer the files to devices nearby. If you don't set it to "contacts only,' anyone near you can send files.
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How To Prevent Bad Guys From Stealing Your Debit Card PIN With An iPhone | APlus

How To Prevent Bad Guys From Stealing Your Debit Card PIN With An iPhone | APlus | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
This could save you cash and headaches.
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How Apple users can protect themselves from WireLurker malware | MarketWatch

How Apple users can protect themselves from WireLurker malware | MarketWatch | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it
Security researchers have found a new malware that targets Apple users in “the biggest scale we have ever seen” — a sign that criminals are becoming more proficient at hacking Macs and iPhones.
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How to grant or deny access to your location with iOS 6 privacy controls | iMore

How to grant or deny access to your location with iOS 6 privacy controls | iMore | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

iOS 6 brings with it granular privacy controls so you can now fine tune exactly what built-in and App Store apps can access your location and share it on a pre-app basis. 

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Disable iPad Picture Frame Mode For Better Photo Security [iOS Tips] | Cult of Mac

Disable iPad Picture Frame Mode For Better Photo Security [iOS Tips] | Cult of Mac | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

There is, in fact, a way to keep your photos private when using the passcode security on an iPad, but you have to disable the default slideshow option first.

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6 must-know privacy tips for Instagram newbies | here's the thing

6 must-know privacy tips for Instagram newbies | here's the thing | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Read on for a few beginner-focused tips on how to get the most out of Instagram without becoming an exhibitionist in the process. 

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Apple and Amazon Hacks: How to Minimize Your Risk | PCWorld

Apple and Amazon Hacks: How to Minimize Your Risk | PCWorld | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

A Gizmodo writer was the victim of an epic hack. Here's what you can do to avoid the same fate. 

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How to stop Twitter from tracking you across the Web | iMore

How to stop Twitter from tracking you across the Web | iMore | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Twitter's new version has a Who to Follow feature, making it a far more personal recommendation engine. If you aren't interested in social recommendations and basically think your personal information is too high a price to pay, then you have some options.

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Secure your iPhone with strong yet easy to enter passcode | CNET

Secure your iPhone with strong yet easy to enter passcode | CNET | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Choose a long passcode that consists of only numbers and get the best of both worlds: security and ease of entry. Read this blog post by Matt Elliott on How To. 

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iPhone Protection and Credit Card Deals | Fox Business

iPhone Protection and Credit Card Deals | Fox Business | How to Use an iPhone Well | Scoop.it

Check out some cool deals and insane bargains for your iPhone 4 or 4S.

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