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How to recalibrate the motion sensors in your iPhone 5s

If you find yourself having problems with the motion sensors that power your iPhone's Compass, Maps, or other third-party apps, there's an easy way to try and fix the problem -- though it may not always work.

Make iOS 7 easier to use

iOS 7 is a challenging change for some people. Here are some tips for making it a bit easier to use.

Teach Siri nicknames

Looking for a simpler way to tell Siri which of the many Dans, Jennifers, or Jasons in your contacts list you want to call? Nicknames can do the trick.

Up close with iOS 7's Camera and Photos apps

The arrival of iOS 7 means big changes for mobile photography, thanks to massive changes to the Camera and Photos apps in Apple's mobile OS.

How Israeli hackers inspired iOS 7

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A to-do app built by a young Israeli developer and his team of elite ex-military programmers was one of the models for Apple's new flat-and-simple iOS design.

Teach Siri nicknames

Looking for a simpler way to tell Siri which of the many Dans, Jennifers, or Jasons in your contacts list you want to call? Nicknames can do the trick.

How to set up a FaceTime 'picture phone'

A reader wants to outfit his mother with a 'picture phone.' Chris Breen offers a few strategies for doing exactly that.

Why businesses are embracing iOS 7

iOS 7 added a slew of new features geared to make businesses happy. And from what we hear from enterprise experts and businesspeople, it's working.

Bugs & Fixes: When iTunes warns about untransferred items

Ted Landau offers advice on iOS devices that, when plugged into a Mac, insist that there are items on the device that haven't been transferred to the Mac's copy of iTunes.

Secrets of the iOS 7 keyboard

Uncover hidden characters and handy shortcuts with this guide to your iOS device's keyboard.

Netflix adds HD streaming, AirPlay support for iOS 7

Netflix users, start your update engines! A updated mobile app gives iOS 7 users HD streaming and AirPlay support.

Mocana unwraps protection for iOS 7 apps

Mocana will soon let companies wrap iOS 7 apps in a layer of security software designed to insulate enterprise data from hackers.

Dealing with the quirks of iOS 7

Questions about iOS 7 have been pouring into the Mac 911 mailbag. Chris Breen answers the most common ones.