Tag Archive: Accidentally


How to Stop Accidentally Deleting Emails in iOS 13 Mail on iPhone

Some iPhone users are finding they are accidentally deleting emails in Mail app of iOS 13, instead of replying to them as desired. This is because the Trash icon to delete emails is located directly next to the reply icon, a change to the Mail app interface that was introduced to iPhone with iOS 13. … Read More

How to Disable Emergency SOS on iPhone X to Stop Accidentally Dialing 911

The iPhone X offers an Emergency SOS feature which will automatically dial 911 when the devices side buttons are held down for several seconds. The Emergency SOS countdown then starts blaring an alarm and counts down from 3, 2, 1, before dialing emergency services on your behalf, thanks to a feature called Auto Call. While … Read More

Apple may have accidentally leaked new MacBook

Apple gave us a peek inside its super secret design studio for the first time ever last night on 60 Minutes, but eagle-eyed Apple fans think the company may have revealed more than it intended. During a very brief shot during Apple’s weekly leadership meeting a MacBook is seen in the background behind Apple’s general counsel […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Bay Area woman accidentally junks $200k Apple-1 computer

Have you ever thrown away something you regretted later on? If so, you have something in common with the Bay Area woman who recently junked a vintage Apple-1 computer — one of around just 200 surviving machines created by Steve Jobs and the Woz way…Read more ›

How to Disable Reachability on iPhone If You Accidentally Open It

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus gained a feature called Reachability which, when activated, brings all onscreen icons and elements closer to the bottom of the display and Home button, thus making it easier for your thumb or finger to reach the desired touch points. While Reachability is proving to be a popular tool … Read More

Tim Cook accidentally name drops ‘iWatch’ in ABC interview

Now we know that even Apple called its wearable “iWatch” internally, thanks to an incredibly rare slip-up by CEO Tim Cook. In an interview with ABC News after Tuesday’s keynote, Cook casually called Apple’s new wearable iWatch instead of Apple…Read more ›

Environmental Protection Agency accidentally tweets about Kim Kardashian game, hilarity ensues

Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is pretty much everything wrong with mobile development, in a nutshell. A freemium game that invites users to waste ungodly amounts of money on stupid in-app purchases, the game is on track to make $ 200 million this…Read more ›

How Apple Accidentally Helped To Create $19 Billion WhatsApp

The story of WhatsApp — the messaging app just purchased by Facebook for an insane $ 19 billion — is pretty fascinating. Seems that the app’s founders did everything right by doing everything wrong. They flouted Silicon Valley rules like getting…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Oops! Dell Accidentally Advertises XPS Laptop That Runs OS X [Humor]

Oof. Dell has, of course, “borrowed” a few inspirations from Apple over the last few years, but in a recent marketing video uploaded to the Texas-based PC maker’s YouTube channel a month ago — and since hastily removed — Dell…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Stop Control Center from Appearing in Games & Apps Accidentally in iOS 7

Control Center is one of the better features introduced to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch post iOS 7, but because it is accessed with a swipe up gesture it can be fairly easy to accidentally trigger. This is especially true in games where a lot of swiping goes on (like Fruit Ninja), but it can also show up unexpectedly in some apps where you may be swiping around the screen often to scroll around, including Safari.

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