The release of the iPhone and the iPhone 6 Plus have created complete pandemonium in the Smartphone World. Since users take their mobile buddies with them everywhere we have compiled a short list on ways to maximize efficiency with your iGadgets.

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Using Airdrop with the iPhone 6 – iPhone 6 Plus


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Airdrop is probably one of the most important utilities for sharing files back and forth between Apple devices. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus now have the ability to share files from iPhone to a Mac flawlessly. It’s a simple enough process to share a file or a link from your iPhone to your Mac or iMac. The complete instructions on how to do so are listed below. The best ways to use AirDrop on IOS 8 and OS X Yosemite.

iPhone 6 Plus Bluetooth Keyboard

Sometimes you are on the go and need to get some work done. For those power users who desire to be more productive, an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus Bluetooth keyword is an excellent option.  There is a company on Amazon called iKross selling the above Bluetooth Keyboard and stand for $24.99. It comes with a stand that can be used in either portrait or landscape mode, and the keyboard uses  2 AAA batteries. This is a convenient and low cost option for increased efficiency. Are you a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 user? Or Samsung Galaxy S5 user? Guess what? The iKross Bluetooth Keyboard is compatible with your device as well. Now that’s what I call “Universal.”

Keep all your iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Photos in iCloud Securely

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                  Take a load of pics? Then you must use iCloud. A nifty little backup utility from Apple you must first activate it in your settings, and turn on iCloud Library. You can then have all those pics load up on every single Apple device you own. You can even share that cloud library with family, friends, or colleagues. Just be careful which album you share. With iCloud all of your pictures and videos are in the cloud… Safe and sound. Just make sure you have a secure password. Read our previous post on iCloud Security. Instructions on setting up iCloud are here.

Send & Receive Texts Using Your Mac & iPhone 6 – iPhone 6 Plus

While apps currently exist like EndlessJabber SMS that allow for you to text message from your computer, Apple has developed a seamless integration. With the iPhone 6 and iOS 8.1 you can now read and respond to text messages from a Mac running OS X Yosemite. Send out texts from your Mac through your iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus – Instructions.

Answer iPhone 6 Calls on your Mac or iPad

The iPhone 6 Plus also links to your Mac or iPad so you can make a call or address. If you don’t really want to hold the iPhone 6 Plus to your ear for a long conversation you can simply address on your Mac. If you already have actually headsets plugged in to your Mac, it’s likewise an useful thing to do. Follow these steps to use your iPad or Mac to make phone calls using your iPhone 6 – iPhone 6 Plus. You NEED OS X Yosemite installed on your Mac though so make sure to get it.

Swiftly Switch Apple iDevices with Handoff


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If you go between the iPhone 6 Plus and your Mac or iPad a lot, Handoff is an excellent function. The Once they are paired they recognize when you change devices and deftly open the files you want fast and easy. Started an email on your mac? Finish it on your iPhone or vice versa. Learn more about Handoff for the iPhone here. We will continue with some more posts in the upcoming days on how to optimize your iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus further. Any tips of your own please share them below. This phone has completely changed the game, now it’s time to master the game. PhoneDoc Out.We give LifeTime Warranty for our repairs at Dr Phone Fix & Repair Plantation. If you need computer repair visit our store today