Adding Google Apps “Other Calendars” to iOS

If you're using Google Apps for Education and add a Google account to Mails, Contacts, Calendars in iOS, you may notice only your primary calendars (and not "other calendars") showing up on your iPhone or iPad's Calendar app. If that happens, just visit www.google.com/calendar/syncselect while logged into your GAFE account, and then check the box… Continue reading Adding Google Apps “Other Calendars” to iOS

Get photos/music off an iPad or iPhone using Ubuntu Linux

Disclaimer These instructions work for iOS 8 (tested on both an iPhone and an iPad) using Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty) and Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid). The instructions will still likely work in other versions of iOS and Ubuntu, but your mileage may vary. What's the problem? If you take pictures with your iPhone or iPad and then… Continue reading Get photos/music off an iPad or iPhone using Ubuntu Linux

Adding a fax number to iOS contacts

It's not super obvious how to add a fax number to a contact in iOS (iPad/iPhone). When you edit a contact and add a new number, the only two immediately apparent options are home and work. If you tap on one of them, you'll some hidden options appear, including home fax and work fax.