Images store a trove of hidden data. Information such as location data, camera settings, serial number, model number and much more can be hidden in an image or photo. Performing a simple web search for viewing metadata will return many results. My favorite online line metadata viewer is Metapicz. While some data may not be embedded in photos because of privacy, investigators will often find even a little data is helpful.
Speedtest is a quick and easy way to check your internet speed. Just visit speedtest.net and hit go and you will see your upload and download speed. Speedtest is also available as a mobile app on iOS and Android.
With video conferencing and remote workers, it’s common to speak to business partners across the globe. I am always looking at my phone and trying to calculate the time difference. Google has a quick and easy solution. Type “time (location name)” in your Google search box and you will get the time in the place. For example, if you want to know the time in Seattle, type “time Seattle Washington” in the search field.
The Neighbors app, from Ring, gives you real-time crime and safety alerts from your neighbors and local law enforcement. It’s a quick and easy way to see when crime happens in a given area. It allows users and law enforcement to post emergency information, package theft and other criminal activity. It is available for both iOS and Android for free.
If you want to charge your iPhone faster, you can use your iPad charger. The iPad charger has a higher wattage output which will charge your phone faster.