iOS Today with Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard

Nov 9th 2021

iOS Today 575

Using Family Sharing on iOS

Share Your Apps, Subscriptions, and More With Family Sharing
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Category: Reviews

Rosemary and Mikah show you how to make the most of Apple's Family Sharing features on iOS.

  • Family Sharing
  • What is family sharing?
  • Use parental controls on your child's iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
  • Approve what kids buy with Ask to Buy
  • Prevent in-app purchases from the App Store
  • View and limit your child or teen's Apple Cash activity
  • Set up an Apple Watch for a family member


  • Welcome to the Next Generation of Notability, 11.0
  • Notability users will not lose features they paid during freemium switch
  • The iOS App Icon Book - Michael Flarup
  • Twelve South launches new terry cotton workout Apple Watch ActionBand, now up to 20% off
  • WhatsApp for iOS now supports multi-device compatibility, still missing iPad app
  • Anker 622 Magnetic Battery (MagGo)
  • Anker 610 Magnetic Phone Grip (MagGo)

Shortcuts Corner

  • Oliver writes in to let us know Rosemary's solution for their work alarms worked better than they'd expected.
  • Kenny wants to create an automation for their MyQ garage door opener that will let them know if they've left the garage door open.

Feedback & Questions

  • Randy wants iOS's "Silence Unknown Callers" feature to work across their various Apple devices.
  • Larry is having trouble with their car's infotainment system. They want their car to continue playing the media they've selected — not to start playing a seemingly random song in their music library.

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