How to master the iPhone X user interface

How to master the iPhone X user interface

Since 2007, iPhone owners have been happily punching away at the Home button to do just about everything. It's what you use to wake up the iPhone, return to the home screen, ask Siri a question, activate Apple Pay, and even reset the phone if it's locked up. Well, that's all changed with the new iPhone X, which doesn't have a Home button. For those of you who have ordered an iPhone X and are waiting for it to show up, or if you're considering one of the sleek new phones, here's a quick look at the new gestures that are used to interact with the iPhone X user interface.

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iOS 11.1 is available now, brings 3D Touch back to App Switcher, adds new emoji

iOS 11.1 is available now, brings 3D Touch back to App Switcher, adds new emoji

It's here! iOS 11.1 just showed up, bringing a number of bug fixes, improvements, and over 70 new emoji to annoy and amuse friends with. For those with iPhones that have 3D Touch built in, you'll be happy to know that the 3D Touch gestures are back for accessing the iOS App Switcher. 

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AWT News Update: September 21, 2017

AWT News Update: September 21, 2017

We'll be "off the air" tomorrow, but today we have a rumor, a note from Craig Federighi, a smartbulb that now uses HomeKit, and a fun hint:

  • Rumors are circulating about the AirPods case that will work with the AirPower charging mat that ships next year
  • Craig Federighi gives the official word that a gesture dropped from iOS 11 is only gone temporarily
  • LIFX adds HomeKit compatibility to a lot of its smart bulb product line
  • Want or need to type one-handed on an iPhone? We have a hint on how to do it
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iOS 11 is here! Install it now to take advantage of these many new features

iOS 11 is here! Install it now to take advantage of these many new features

iOS 11 just showed up! Hopefully you've prepared yourself for the upgrade and you're now watching your iPhone and/or iPad transform itself into a new, more powerful tool. If you're still on the fence about upgrading, here's an overview of some of the new or improved features of iOS 11.

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