Set up Screen Time and track your iphone ac­tiv­ity

Are you wast­ing time on your iphone or ipad? Find out by set­ting up Screen Time track­ing fea­tures

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There has been con­cern re­cently that we are spend­ing too much time star­ing at our phones and that we should be do­ing more pro­duc­tive things than try­ing to beat our high score at Candy Crush. Ap­ple’s re­sponse has been to add a new fea­ture to IOS called Screen Time that records the time you spend on the iphone and ipad and what ac­tiv­i­ties you en­gage in.

The fea­ture is dis­abled by de­fault, so you must en­able it to use it. You also need to spend hours, and prefer­ably days, us­ing your iphone/ipad be­fore use­ful in­for­ma­tion is avail­able in Screen Time. You need to col­lect some data be­fore fol­low­ing this tu­to­rial, so bear this in mind if you have just en­abled it.

Over time, the Screen Time fea­ture will record and present in­for­ma­tion on how you use your de­vice

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