Tech Tips
Keep Messages Setting Quick iOS Tip: Deleting Text Messages...
Our iOS devices can sometimes act like candidates for a TV show on hoarding. If you don’t watch out, it’s easy to run out of valuable storage space on the devices. My...

YosemiteLogo Tech Tip: The Telltale Signs of...
One of the more intriguing features that appeared with iOS 8 and Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite was something called Continuity, the ability for iOS and OS X apps...

Pop-up_Scam Beware of Browser Pop-Up Tech Support,...
Scams are nothing new on the Internet. But one that has become more prevalent recently is the “pop-up tech support” scam. For example, while browsing the Internet, a user...

Using the Apple Store app to compare actual Apple Watch case sizes Tech Tip: How To See Just...
After watching the Apple event yesterday and realizing that the difference in price between the 38mm and 42mm versions of any Apple Watch was $50, I began to wonder...

PR_KX_iphone62 Quick iPhone Tip: Blocking Unwanted Callers
Are you bothered by telemarketers? How about people who have a wrong number – your iPhone number – but keep calling it anyway? Fortunately, the iPhone provides an easy way to...

Globe-DIY-231x300 Tech Tip: How to Remove Adware...
With the latest update of its Java installer, Oracle has included the Ask toolbar. This might not be news to Windows users who are already familiar with the adware,...

ExtremeIcon Quick Tip: How to Change Your...
Recently, OWC Chris S. demonstrated how to create custom Mac icons for use with folders and apps among other things. However, if you’re looking for pre-made icons from OWC,...

Rocket Yard Logo Tips from the Rocket Yard: Fitting...
If you have recently updated an older 2.5” enclosure with a 7mm drive, you might have noticed that the drive can seem a bit loose and potentially rattle during use....

PR_NT13UBbattery Tech Tip: Battery Cycles Help Track...
We’ve all experienced the frustration of a battery that has begun to reach the end of its lifespan and simply won’t hold a full charge. Batteries possess a limited...

Quick Tip: Charge an iPhone 6...
If you’re the proud owner of an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, have an iPad power adapter, and hate long charging times, then you’re in luck. Included with...

rocketyard_icon Create Your Own Custom Icons in...
I’ve been making my own Mac icons for folders, applications, and a myriad of other uses for well over 20 years now. Back then, I was stuck with 256...