Smartphones are everywhere, and it seems that most people have them these days, leaving only old-timers and hold-outs like myself bucking against the current for awesome phones that do every trick in the book. However, just because you have a smartphone, that doesn’t mean you’re using it to the fullest of its abilities. After all, not everyone is a master with the smartphone, most people are just users. Time to step up your game. USA Today has a list of helpful tricks your phone can do that most people don’t know about.
None of these are game-breakers, but the option to block calls and texts just might change some lives, particularly if you get hassled by robo-calls or other nefarious folks who tend to interrupt your sleep with trivial matters. For the more visually-challenged set, the tip on how to make the text bigger on the phone just might spare a few headaches. And, let’s be honest, custom vibration settings would be perfect for call-screening without having to take your phone out of your pocket and risk accidentally answering a call from someone you don’t want to talk to.