Tech Tips
Mobile Website Quick Tip: View the desktop version...
You know what can be really annoying? Bringing up a web page on your iPhone or iPad and having it default to a mobile version instead of what you’d see...

Having a Hard Time Installing Your...
So, you’ve upgraded the hard drive on your Mac. But when you try to install Yosemite, you run into trouble: a message stating, “An error occurred while preparing the...

iOS Battery Usage Quick Tip: How to Find Out...
Our recent post about sending your location from Messages brought a good comment from reader Carol P., who asked “How does this impact battery life? Especially sharing location indefinitely?” While...

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,...