The game-changing Apple iPhone hack hiding in plain sight

Okay, so nine out of ten times an iPhone 'hack' does the rounds online, we get to enjoy that smug feeling of 'yeah, we already knew it could do that'. But every now and then, something comes along that genuinely takes us by surprise – like this brilliant feature that has been sitting (quite literally) under our noses all along.

Along with thousands of Twitter users, we were today years old when we discovered that the iPhone can take a full-page screenshot in just a couple of taps, with no extra apps or software required. Just when we think we knew everything about the best camera phones, a new (and embarrassingly obvious) feature pops up to surprise us.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.