Five Indispensible Utilities
In This Chapter
Understanding the calendar’s different views and functions
Calculating with your iPhone
Using the clock as an alarm, a stopwatch, and a timer too
Leaving voice reminders
Reminding yourself about reminders
The iPhone is a smartphone. And, as a smart device, it can remind you of appointments, tell you the time where you live (or halfway around the world), and even help you perform arithmetic.
Over the next few pages, we look at a few of the iPhone’s core — if, frankly, unsexy — apps. Indeed, we’d venture to say that no one bought an iPhone because of its calendar, calculator, clock, voice recorder, or new Reminders app. Just the same, it’s awfully handy having these programs around.
Working with the Calendar
The Calendar program lets you keep on top of your appointments and events (birthdays, anniversaries, and the like). You open ...