Tag Archives: Apps
How to EQ the System Audio...
The Apple Music App has an okay (i.e., usable) equalizer with plenty of presets for the average user. It can help compensate for the small speakers on your MacBook...

stay at home Apps to Help You Stay at...
It’s mid-April of 2020, and with very few exceptions, most of us are still under a stay-at-home order except for essential needs. Many things can still be done without...

Tips for Travelers 2019: Apps You...
Current Location: Skagway, Alaska The Memorial Day weekend is just behind us, and a summer of fun travel adventures is ahead. Three years ago, the Rocket Yard featured a...

A List of Apps Having Problems...
Are you getting ready to install macOS Mojave? Or perhaps you’ve already finished the upgrade and have started exploring the new Mojave system. In either case, you may discover...


Finding and Banishing Problematic Apps on...
Having a bad app or two on your iOS device can really affect your relationship with your iPhone or iPad. If an app is poorly written or buggy, it...

Mac App Store icon Mac and iOS Drone Apps to...
Drones — those remotely-piloted multi-rotor “copters” or airplanes that usually carry a camera — are becoming more and more popular, so there may be a good chance that you...

Tips for Travelers: Apps You Should...
Rocket Yard Contributor Steve Sande is out of the country now on a great adventure, so he’ll be providing readers with a lot of helpful tips over the next...

Siri, get me a Lyft to the airport! Five Fantastic New Features of iOS...
By now, you’ve hopefully managed to update your favorite iOS devices to iOS 10. There were some issues soon after the update became available — I personally “bricked” my...


Friday Five: iOS Productivity Apps for...
It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick look...

iPad Pro at Work What It Takes to Use the...
Since the announcement of the iPad Pro, the two recurring themes that seem to permeate the blogosphere are “it’s a laptop replacement” and conversely, “it’s not a laptop replacement.” I have...

Friday Five: The First Apps You...
It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick look at a...

Parallels Access Icon Parallels Access 3.0 Updated With New...
One of the most useful productivity apps for Mac and iOS users is Parallels Access. Devised by the same developers who brought you the Parallels Desktop virtual machine environment (available...