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Double tap the iPhone home button

There is a new feature in the gigantic iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Because sometimes it’s hard to reach and touch the upper part of the screen when you are holding the iPhone in one hand you can double tap (actually double touch) the home button and the screen will shift half way down so you can reach the upper content, tap it and then the screen shift back up to it’s normal position.

Double Touch iPhone Home Button

Double Touch iPhone 6 Home Button

How to view iPhone home screen in Landscape

Ever wondered if you can view your iPhone home screen in landscape mode! Now with the new iPhone 6 and 6 plus you can do that, see screenshot below

iPhone 6 home screen in landscape mode

iPhone 6 home screen in landscape mode

However, in order to be able to do that you have to change your view mode from the default (zoomed) to the (standard) mode. You can do that by going to settings>Display & Brightness>View

This landscape option is not only available for the home screen but also for built-in apps such as Messages and Mail and several other apps where you can take advantage of viewing more information horizontally. You won’t see their landscape orientation unless you change the settings mentioned above.

How to Free Up Space on your iPhone or iPad

If you are running into space problems on your iPhone or iPad, there is one easy solution for that.

Clean your iPhone for more memory space

Clean your iPhone for more memory space

The iPhone cleaner from AVG is really a cool tool that will free up at least one gigabyte out of your iPhone junk useless files.

This tool comes free as part of the AVG PC Tuneup or their Mac cleaner