Jan Golden's blog | iPhone Savvy

Jan Golden's blog

5 Things You Should Know About the Annual iOS Update

Along with the new devices Apple announces once a year, there is also a software update that introduces exciting new features.

The software that runs your iPhone and iPad is called iOS. The OS stands for Operating System. iOS is everything you see when your iPhone is brand new and you first turn it on. 

You might be thinking, wait a minute. I know I get notified about an iOS update more than once a year! It seems like I’m getting asked to update my iPhone or iPad every few weeks! 

When is the Best Time to Buy a New iPhone?

If you are in the market for a new iPhone, you likely have many questions running through your head.

  • Should I buy a new iPhone now or wait?
  • When can I get the best deal on an iPhone?
  • When are the new iPhones going to be available?

Understanding how Apple promotes and sells their products is an important step in figuring out the best time to buy. Even though they like to add fanfare around the announcement of their new products every September, there are patterns that emerge. 

4 Steps to Managing iPhone Photos


The Photos App on your iPhone has everything you need to keep your photos and videos organized.
Reviewing photos and videos is personal. Only you can decide what is important and keep up with organizing your photos on a regular basis.

You can easily create your own personal Albums to keep photos organized in a way that is meaningful to you. I keep albums for: