Tag Archive: Guided


Apple gives users a guided tour of Apple Pay

They year of Apple Pay is nearly over, but the company is continuing to make its contactless payments push with a new guided tour video for iPhone users. The new video details how iPhone owners can use Touch ID to verify payments both at physical payment terminals, as well as via shopping apps on iOS. […]

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

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Buying a guided tour of Apple HQ will only cost you $50,000

Apple’s new spaceship campus is scheduled to be completed late next year, but before 12,000 employees take over the new mothership, you can take a guided tour of Apple’s current headquarters, if you’ve got enough funds. A new CharityBuzz auction…Read more ›

New Guided Tours show off Apple Watch’s fitness and financial chops

Three new videos show how Apple Watch will make fitness and banking easier than ever. The videos are part of Apple’s Guided Tour series of informational clips, which are a must-watch for anybody anxiously awaiting delivery of their Apple Watch.…Read more ›

Get guided tours of Siri, Maps, and more on the Apple Watch

After showing us how to use the Messages app, clock faces, and Digital Touch on the Apple Watch, more guided tours have been posted by Apple online. In its latest round of video tours, Apple takes a look at how…Read more ›

Use Guided Access Safely Hand Your iPhone or iPad Over To Anyone [iOS Tips]

Guided Access

We’ve all done it. Passed our beloved iPhone handset to a young child or clumsy friend, in hopes that they’ll play a game for a bit and let the grownups continue drinking talking. Then the youngster in question ends up hitting the Home button, dropping into that secret stash of photos, or looking at our web history. Or even worse, playing some splatter-horror game that you forgot was even on  [Read More…]

Use Guided Access To Safely Hand An iPhone To Your Kids [iOS Tips]

We’ve all done it. Passed our beloved iPhone handset to a young child, in hopes that they’ll play a game for a bit and let the grownups continue drinking talking. Then the youngester in question ends up hitting the Home button, dropping into that secret stash of photos, or looking at your web history. Or even worse, playing some splatter-horror game that you forgot was even on the dang thing.

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Stuck in Guided Access with iOS 6? Here’s How to Escape

Guided Access stuck on some apps

Guided Access, or what we to call “Kid Mode”, is a fantastic addition to iOS that lets you lock an iPhone or iPad into a single app. Well, great when it works as it’s intended, but it appears there’s a pretty frustrating bug that makes the feature work a little too well once it’s enabled in iOS 6 with some apps: triple-clicking the Home button doesn’t  [Read More…]

Enable “Kid Mode” on iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch with Guided Access in iOS

Kid Mode on iPad with Guided Access

The iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone make excellent toys and learning tools for kids, but if you’ve seen a youngin’ with an iOS device you know it’s only a matter of time before the inquisitive mind of a child escapes the current application and ends up elsewhere. That inevitable sequence can be stopped in its tracks thanks to Guided Access, a great new feature brought  [Read More…]

Heres How Guided Access Works In iOS 6 [Video]

Apple is heavily promoting accessibility features in iOS 6.

With every iteration of iOS, Apple provides more and more accessibility features to its users to make iOS devices open to more people than ever before. iOS 6 includes something big. Guided Access is essentially a tool that allows you to restrict certain areas of your screen and physical buttons in order to make the device easier to use for someone with  [Read More…]

Stonehenge Experience App Takes You On A Pocket Sized Guided Tour [Review]

Stonehenge Experience for iOS Im lucky: the real Stonehenge is only about 40 minutes drive from my front door, so I can go and visit whenever I like. For students of prehistoric monuments who live further afield, the Stonehenge Experience app for iPad offers a tiny glimpse of what this ancient English stone circle is all about.   Its not an official Stonehenge app, in the sense that  [Read More…]