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4 Ways to Increase iPad Productivity with iOS 11

Apple comes out with a major software update once a year, and with the iOS 11 update in 2017, they've add some great new features that help you do even more with iPad.
It’s now much easier to truly multi-task on your iPad, and with the ability to organize and access files from multiple source in the new Files App these updates may even make you put away your laptop.

Here are four ways to be more productive with your iPad in iOS 11:

1 - Dock
The Dock is a new feature that enhances the bottom


iMessages are photos, text messages or videos that you send to iOS devices and Macs over Wi-Fi or Cellular networks. They are encrypted and your message will appear with a blue background. 

Notification Center

The Notification Center is what you see when you swipe down from the top of your screen. You can see alerts, notifications, reminders, etc. It is all based of what you have turned on under your Notifcation Settings as to what you will see. 


Emoji refers to the icons that you can use on your phone such as a smiley face, flower, christmas tree, etc. Emoji's are a fun way to show expression without using words. 

Home button

The Home button on your device is referring to the button that you have on the bottom center of your device that you can push to get taken to your Home screen. It is also used when you power off your device or when you press/hold you can access Siri. 

Control Center

The Control Center is found by swiping up from the bottom of your screen on your device and it has all of your most used features located on it such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Display Brighness, Volume, etc. There are more option such as music that you can access by swiping to the left on the Control Center. It is like home base for your device. 


3D Touch

3D Touch is available on newer iPhone's and is a capability that you can use where you press down a slight bit longer than normal while pressing on the screen of your device and you will get immediate options. For example, if you hold down on the phone icon you can get 3 options of people to call that you have spoken to last. 3D Touch is best described, as a timesaver.