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Live Photos on iPhone - ultimate guide

iPhone Live Photo is a special Apple feature that combines a photo and a video together. Instead of taking a simple picture, you can now have a mini video, which literally captures a moment. You can play the Live Photo, apply filters to it, choose the key photo, add Live Photo effects and much more! […]

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iOS 12 compatibility with CopyTrans

UPDATE: Apple released iOS 12.1 and iTunes 12.9.1 on Oct, 30. During the annual conference, Apple introduced 3 new iPhone models – iPhone Xr, iPhone Xs, and iPhone Xs Max. While you are choosing the color of your future iPhone, we are one step ahead with the compatibility report for the CopyTrans apps. iOS 12 […]

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Incorrect password meme

Let’s say you are trying to restore your old iPhone backup to a shiny new iPhone X. You open iTunes, try to restore, but iTunes says: “Enter the password to unlock your iPhone backup”. What password? I didn’t set any iPhone backup passwords, you silly iTunes! Where did it come from? Neither you nor iTunes […]

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CopyTrans is compatible with iOS 11

UPDATE: Apple released iOS 11.4.1 and iTunes 12.8.0.150 on July, 9. The compatibility table was updated accordingly. After the long-awaited Apple conference, the new generation of iPhones was finally revealed, and this time there were two big announcements – iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X (pronounced as “ten”). While you’re deciding which […]

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It’s no secret that Apple is strict when it comes to the App Store and its contents. Apps get banned and deleted all the time for not following the guidelines. Although deleted for different professed reasons, these four apps were, in reality, most likely removed because someone at Apple liked them. It gets worse, though […]

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iCloud is full: 7 tips to clear iCloud storage

Apple automatically gives 5Gb of free storage to every iCloud account, which doesn’t seem like enough at first, but if you play it smart, you can easily get by with just those free 5 GB. This article will help you reduce your iCloud storage so you can downgrade your iCloud storage plan and stop paying […]

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iOS 11 battery life

If you’re like me, as soon as you updated to iOS 11, your battery life tanked. It seems unfair; like you, I am a responsible iPhone owner. In the four years I’ve had the phone, I’ve never shattered the screen, never had any part replaced, and was careful about overcharging my phone even though the […]

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2 ways of transferring heic to pc

The most observant users have already noticed yet another change in iOS 11 – new photo and video formats, called HEIF and HEVC respectively. This move to new formats means that you probably encountered some problems transferring pictures to your Windows PC, the biggest being that your computer doesn’t support the new formats. In this […]

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testing iCloud for Windows

So let’s be transparent here. According to our data, articles that compare applications/solutions/whatever get more traction than our more esoteric articles. So yeah, we’re going to be comparing iCloud for Windows and our application, CopyTrans Cloudly. And yeah, duh, I’m biased, but what follows is a 100% bona-fide, no-kidding real account of my experience with […]

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6 hidden features in iOS 11

I know what you think – another article about the customizable Control Center, screen recording, and the ability to text Siri in iOS 11. Well, I’m happy to prove you wrong 🙂 I’m pretty sure that experienced users have already checked out all the popular features, but I’ve managed to find a few that were […]

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