by Rozin Abbas | shared from diply.com

I’ve owned and used iPhones and iPads for more than a few years now, and I’m STILL learning new things about them every once in a while. The beautiful part is that a lot of these are based on efficiency, making your life a heck of a lot easier.

Here are 13 genius tricks every iPad and iPhone user needs to know.

Note: I concede that you may know some, if not all, of them. Rest assured, though, that there are many people out there who do not know most of these.

Putting your phone into Airplane Mode will charge your phone TWICE as fast.

Use Airplane Mode as an Alternative to Silencing Your Phone - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via lifehacker

Extra zero? Swipe right to remove it!

In the Calculator app, remove an accidental extra zero by swiping left to right. - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Steve Tamburello

Travelling abroad? Use Google Maps OFFLINE. Simply zoom into a map area then type “ok maps” into the search box, which will give you the data despite no connectivity.

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 4 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Kartik Ayyar

Want less strain on your eyes, especially at night? Settings -> General -> Accessibility -> Invert Colors

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 6 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via WonderHowTo

Have too many favorite apps to fit on the dock? Just drag a folder there!

Folder in Dock on iOS, shown on iPad - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via OS X Daily

 

Space two times = a period.

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 10 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Shrey Rawat

Make your iPad more comfortable with a THUMB keyboard. Simply swipe across the keyboard.

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 12 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Hannah Yang

Add a phone number pause. Simply hold the asterisk (*) after the number then a comma will appear. Add another number. This is great for when you call a number with an extension.

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 14 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Bahaa’ Awartany

You can close more than ONE app at once. Just use three fingers, which means three apps closed at once.

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 16 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Michael Frederiksen

You can use most Bluetooth keyboards with your iPhone, turning it into a mini word processor.

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via Quora / Tom Soderlund

 

Purposely misspelling a word will make the contraction appear, increasing your typing speed!

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 20 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via The iPhone Cheat Sheet

While your calculator is open, turn your phone sideways and it turns into a scientific calculator.

13 Genius Tricks Every iPad and iPhone User NEEDS To Know 22 - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Glyn Williams

You can use your camera WITHOUT entering your password. Simply swipe the camera icon.

Quickly get to the Camera app without having to unlock your phone. - https://www.facebook.com/different.solutions.page
via Quora / Roderic Campbell
Collage Source: Steve TamburelloLean Crew, and Hannah Yang
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