iOS Today with Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard

Mar 14th 2023

iOS Today 645

iOS Personal Safety & Emergency SOS

Legacy Contact, Medical ID, Emergency SOS, Crash Detection

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Category: Reviews

Your iPhone, Apple Watch, and iPad have loads of built-in health and safety features. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent walk you through many of the features and show you how to set them up.

  • How to add a Legacy Contact for your Apple ID
  •  How to request access to a deceased family member's Apple account
  •  Set up your Medical ID in the Health app on your iPhone
  •  Use Emergency SOS on your iPhone
  •  Use Crash Detection on iPhone or Apple Watch to call for help in an accident
  •  Add emergency contacts
  •  Personal Safety User Guide
  •  Apple Tips App


  •  Apple testing rebuilt Apple Maps in six new Central Europe countries
  •  Apple Music Classical: everything you need to know
  •  India to Crack Down on Pre-Installed Apps Under New Smartphone Security Rules

Shortcuts Corner

  •  Doug wants a Shortcut that turns on Apple Watch's Silent Mode based on location.
  •  Ric wants a Shortcut that enables several alarms based on location.

Feedback & Questions

  • Kenny needs a way to use UTC and Julian dates on an Apple Watch complication.

App Caps

  • Rosemary's App Cap: Crouton: Cooking Companion
  • Mikah's App Cap: Nixplay Smart Photo Frame

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