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Tech Tip: Minimizing Data Usage While...
One of the great features of iPhones and cellular-equipped iPads is the ability to use the device as a Personal Hotspot. Your iOS device, using its cellular modem, connects...

It’s Summertime, and For Your iPhone...
We’re in the middle of summer here in the northern hemisphere, which means that for most of those in the temperate zones, it’s hot. Humans don’t do well in extended...

Tech Tip: Adding Back a MacBook’s...
Occasionally, Apple does things that make Mac users scratch their heads and wonder “Why did they do that?” That’s the case with the MacBook and MacBook Pro, which lost...

Quick Tip: Arrange Your Mac Apps...
Mac OS is home to so many great features and capabilities, that it’s easy to stumble upon something every day that you might not have known about. Today was one...


How To Free Up iOS Storage...
Anyone who listens to a lot of podcasts knows that pretty soon, those sound files that you’re listening to can start taking up a lot of space on your...

Install iOS 10.3.1 Immediately to Avoid...
The iOS 10.3.1 update that came out earlier this week might have seemed like “just another security and bug fix update”, but the security notes issued for the update provide...

How to Find or Erase Your...
During November and December, we offered up a series of suggestions for travelers who take their tech on the road with them. In one of those articles, the use of...

How to Turn a Live Photo...
Live Photos are magical! The camera on your iPhone 6s/6s Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus or iPhone SE snaps a “photo” that records what’s happening 1.5 seconds before and after you...


Sierra Tip: Auto-Empty Your Mac’s Trash...
Trash on the Mac is quite similar to its real-world analogue — anything that you place into the trash can remains there until you “take out the trash”. In...

Tech Tip: What to Do When...
It can happen to anyone. One minute you’re sitting at an outside café, you get distracted, and the next minute you notice your iPhone or MacBook is gone. Or...

Tech 101: Everything You Need to...
You’ve been diligent about maintaining up-to-date backups of your Mac’s data by using Time Machine, but there’s a nagging worry in the back of your mind. How do you...