• What does the half-moon icon mean on iPhone? How to use Do Not Disturb or Focus Mode

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    The half-moon icon on your iPhone means you've enabled Do Not Disturb mode, or muted a specific conversation in Messages. Shutterstock
    The half-moon icon is associated with Focus, an iPhone feature that silences notifications.
    Focus is a new version of Do Not Disturb, with additional features to customize calls and notifications.
    You can turn Do Not Disturb off and on through the Control Center or Settings app.
    With iPhones, there seems to be an endless onslaught of notifications. Between texts, calls, emails, calendar reminders, and interactions on your social media posts, the constant...
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  • The water drop icon on your Apple Watch means that Water Lock is enabled - here's how to turn it off

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Apple Watch uses a water drop icon to represent Water Lock mode. Abigail Abesamis/Business Insider
    The water drop icon on your Apple Watch means that the Water Lock feature has been enabled.
    Water Lock temporarily locks your Apple Watch screen while in water, protecting it from damage.
    When Water Lock is turned off, your Apple Watch will emit a few short sounds to clear water from the speaker.
    Apple Watches are water-resistant, which means that you can keep it on your wrist pretty much all day--through sweaty workouts, swimming in a pool, lake, or ocean, and even if you get caught in...
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