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Feb 09, 2016 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 94.99 (-0.02, -0.02%) | NASDAQ: 4268.76 (-14.99, -0.35%)

Category: How to

  1. iPad Pro: 56 essential Apple Smart Keyboard shortcuts you need to know

    The Apple Smart Keyboard combined with the Apple iPad Pro helps make iPad Pro users more productive…

  2. I almost lasted the week using only my iPad, but one thing held me back

    When my trusty 12-inch MacBook went in for repair last Saturday, I decided to try a week using just an iPad Air as my main computer…

  3. How to reset your Mac’s NVRAM to solve common issues

    Macs are nice computers, but they’re not without their issues that can spur up at random times…

  4. Replace the departed free iTunes Radio with free iTunes radio

    In case you missed the news, Apple has now officially ended the free streaming of iTunes Radio…

  5. The complete, easy guide to backing up your Mac

    Understanding the different ways of backing up, and picking a backup strategy that’s right for you — so that you can rest easy…

  6. How to watch free live HDTV on your Apple TV

    You can watch high definition streams for NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, and more…

  7. Tips and tricks for using Siri on your Apple Watch

    There’s a lot to love about Siri on the Apple Watch: The microphone is defter at parsing what you’re saying…

  8. OS X’s Hidden Bluetooth Debug menu lets you reset devices and more

    If you’re having serious issues with a connected peripheral device like a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse…

  9. Buying a second-hand iPhone or iPad? Here’s how to check it has not been stolen

    Thinking of buying a second-hand iPhone or iPad? Here’s a quick and simple way to check to see if the device…

  10. Fun with Swift

    Swift is certainly not a pure functional language but it’s whole lot better than Objective-C…

  11. How to make unwanted apps disappear in iOS 9.2

    iOS 9.2 has the ability to, quite literally, make unwanted apps disappear…

  12. How to run ‘headless’ virtual machines in OS X

    If you run multiple operating systems on your Mac in virtual machines, then you likely use either Virtual Box, VMWare Fusion, or Parallels Desktop…

  13. Using the new Apple TV to emulate classic game consoles

    Supporting most major 8- and 16-bit consoles, including the NES, SNES, Sega Master System, Sega Genesis, Sega CD, Game Boy, and Game Boy Advance…

  14. How to make your Apple Watch battery last much longer

    When the Apple Watch 2 arrives in 2016, it’s a pretty safe bet that longer battery life is going to be one of the key improvements…

  15. How to turn a Mac mini into a media server with Plex

    It’s advantageous that Plex’s server be always on, so you can start watching your movies and TV shows…

  16. Got a Mac that’s not behaving itself? Try these troubleshooting tips

    These two tricks have been successful in solving some 90 percent of the Mac problems I’ve encountered…

  17. Why iPad Pro is a great device and one of Apple’s greatest failures

    iPad Pro is a beautiful device, with a gorgeous screen, one that I’d argue outdoes the new MacBook. It has a responsive stylus

  18. Leaving an iTunes Store page open in iTunes can kill your laptop battery

    If you use a laptop, and your battery dies quickly, check and see if you accidentally…

  19. Do not use emoji in your passwords

    I’m a big fan of pushing emoji to their limits in weird places, but this guy learnt the hard way…

  20. How to setup Apple’s Photos and iCloud Photo Library with external storage and Time Machine backups

    Using iCloud Photo Library lets you shoot or import photos and videos from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or the web…

  21. How to switch from Windows to Mac as smoothly as possible

    Are you planning to make the switch from a Windows PC to Mac over the holidays?

  22. How to quickly clear the RAM on a suddenly sluggish iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

    Apps misbehaving? Phone acting sluggish?

  23. The hidden convenience in iOS 9

    iOS 9 is the best OS Apple has ever made since OS 6…

  24. OS X: How to disentangle your Mac from the ‘Xfinitywifi’ network

    This can cause all sorts of frustrating issues that aren’t always easy for people to figure out…

  25. 11 privacy and security tips for OS X Mac users

    Safe, safest, safer…

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