Managing your child’s screen time is easier than you think, but there’s still a bit of learning on your part. Setting up a safe digital sandbox for your child to play in, where you can manage their screen time and the content they consume, used to include a lot of half-baked advice from friends and […]
If you’re a regular Instagram user, you’ve probably got your favourite go-to filters, and there’s a whole lot you never give any attention.
Struggling to carve out some ‘me time’ from your crowded schedule? When people flood you with WhatsApp messages, here’s how you can stop them getting double blue ticks
It’s possible to set custom ringtones for your WhatsApp contacts, similar to how you can set custom ringtones for phone calls from specific contacts. Start by opening a WhatsApp conversation and tapping the contact name at the top. Scroll down and tap on Custom Notifications. From the screen that opens, choose Use Custom Notification at […]
There could be plenty of reasons why you might want to block or report a Whatsapp contact, ranging from spamming to harassment. Whatever your reasoning, if you do block or report a contact, you won’t be able to send or receive messages, or make or receive calls from them. here is how to block someone […]
If you want to have an especially catchy WhatsApp profile picture, but you don’t think everyone will appreciate it equally, then you can limit who sees it. In WhatsApp, go to Settings then choose Account, then Privacy and then Profile Photo. A menu opens with the three options: the default is Everyone, but you can […]
Before sending a video on WhatsApp, it’s possible to give it a rough edit by cutting to the important bits or by adding personalised notes. Start a new message and tap the Paperclip button to add a video. Choose a video clip from your gallery, or record a new video by choosing Camera. Once you’ve […]
If you’re typing a long text message on your iPhone and you accidentally delete it, there’s a quick way to get it back. Just shake your phone. This will open the Undo Typing box, so you can reverse the last action you took.
You can out your Facebook account on hold. But if you’re ready to pack it all in, you might want a complete archive of everything you’ve ever posted.