How to Turn Off Siri Suggestions in iOS 12

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Today’s Quick Tip is about Siri Suggestions in iOS 12. Have you seen reminders to call people back on your lock screen? Don’t like those prompts? We’ll tell you what to do!

iOS 11: How to Take Notes from the iPhone's Lock Screen

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

iOS 11

If you use the built-in Notes app on your iPhone, then this Quick Tip will be right up your alley. With iOS 11, you can access your notes right from your lock screen, eliminating the need to unlock your device to start jotting down your thoughts. We’ve got the details!

Here's an iOS 11 Lock Screen Concept We Can Get Behind

· Jeff Gamet · Cool Stuff Found

Matt Birchler mocked up a great concept for iOS 11’s lock screen and we’re hoping Apple is taking notes. His ideas are plausible because he builds on what Apple already gave us in iOS 10 with enhancements like a current weather badge, grouped and organized notifications, “smart notifications” triggered by activity or location, and more. Matt also took the time to explain his ideas, and now we’re seriously wondering why there hasn’t ever been a weather complication on our iPhone screens. You can check out Matt’s iOS 11 lock screen concept at the Birchtree website.

Here’s an iOS 11 Lock Screen Concept We Can Get Behind

iOS 10: Turning Off "Raise to Wake"

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

This Quick Tip is about the new “Raise to Wake” feature in iOS 10. It’s cool, it’s handy, but if you get notifications that are private or potentially offensive, it’s less than ideal. Wanna turn it off? We’ll tell you how.

iOS 10: Replying to Messages from the Lock Screen

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

With iOS 10, you can reply to texts right from your lock screen! Neat! Unless…well, unless you really don’t want just anyone to be able to do that, in which case you’ll want to turn this feature off. We’ll tell you both how to do this and how not to in today’s Quick Tip.

iOS 10: Walkthrough of iOS 10's New Lock Screen

· David Chartier · Tips

iOS 10 Today Screen

The lock screen in iOS 10 may not seem that different. But Apple added both big and subtle changes that really make a difference, as long as you’re willing to pick up some new habits.