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  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, January 16, 2017

    Mon 8:00am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Ready for the week? Here are free iOS apps to have a nice start. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Paid apps gone free Warp Shift Warp Shift is a unique puzzle game set in a mysterious world. It takes…
  • The Best Mac Backup Strategies You Should Use Today

    Thu 2:04pm By Alexander Fox
    You probably don’t need to be convinced of how important a good backup strategy is. From ransom-ware and system crashes to randomly-corrupted files and user error, there are dozens of surprises that can make your data suddenly inaccessible. But what are the…
  • Getting Started with Terminal: An Introduction

    Tue 9:10pm By Alexander Fox
    If you ever wanted to hack the mainframe, using macOS’s built-in command line might be appealing. The command line interface, or CLI, is a powerful, text-only method for interacting with your computer. On macOS, it’s accessed through an application called…
  • Supercharge Studying with Studypool for iOS

    Jan 10, 2017, 12:39 pm By Alexander Fox
    Studying is hard work. If you can get past the distractions, procrastination, and tedium, you still have to deal with cramming difficult material into your head. Most of the time it’s a matter of reviewing familiar material, but sometimes you just do not get…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, January 9, 2017

    Jan 9, 2017, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    It’s been a while since we had a showcase of free iOS apps due to the holidays, but we’re back; so, here are some apps to download. Paid apps gone free Hero Wars Hero Wars: Angel of the Fallen is a Defense + RTS game that combined action arcade. In 2012,…
  • Best CES 2017 Announcements for Mac Users

    Jan 5, 2017, 5:56 pm By Alexander Fox
    The Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, is a well-known yearly event at which tech manufacturers parade their newest and neatest technology. We typically see a mix of total garbage and pie-in-the-sky concept projects along side some legitimately cool offerings,…
  • The Six Best Personal Finance Apps for Trading and Making Investments On Your iPhone

    Jan 4, 2017, 10:00 am By Apple Gazette
    The advent of smartphones has made the most complex aspects of trading and investment simpler and easier to handle. This has been made possible through a number of apps that will enable you make sound financial decisions in both aspects. While there are…
  • Top 5 Mac To Do Apps in 2017

    Jan 3, 2017, 2:31 pm By Alexander Fox
    With the New Year comes a slew of resolutions. No doubt a few of us have resolved to be better organized, to forget less, to be less stressed out. Ifhere’s a few Mac to do apps that might help you meet your goals in 2017. OmniFocus 2 – $40 OmniFocus is…
  • What is Apple File System?

    Dec 29, 2016, 4:12 pm By Alexander Fox
    You might not care a whole ton about your computer’s file system. And yet, it’s the core structure underlying a user’s experience with the operating system. Apple has been working on an update to their file system, called Apple File System, or APFS. The…
  • 11 Top Apple Kickstarter Products of 2016

    Dec 27, 2016, 3:09 pm By Alexander Fox
    It may have been a rough year, but Kickstarter has soldiered on regardless. Here’s our picks for the top Apple Kickstarter projects funded in 2016. DoBox DoBox is a Swiss Army knife of storage and extensibility for Apple devices. It wirelessly connects to…
  • Top 10 Geometric Puzzle Games for iOS

    Dec 22, 2016, 5:33 pm By Alexander Fox
    What exactly qualifies as a geometric puzzle game? Geometric puzzle games should use something about the nature of geometry in their game play, like perspective-shifting or shape-moving.  The best will also start with a simple mechanic and then…
  • 7 of the Best Apple iOS Mobile App Designs

    Dec 21, 2016, 5:29 pm By Zac
    The 2016 Apple Design Awards were held in June of this year in which the company announced their best designs of the year. Some of the designs involve gaining While others were this is tools that help people save time and money or increase their branding on…
  • 19 Last-Minute Apple Gifts for 2016

    Dec 20, 2016, 1:07 pm By Alexander Fox
    Christmas is coming, Christmas is coming! Like Paul Revere, the entire world has conspired to remind you that you need to get gifts. But lo, you’ve forgotten someone! If that someone is an Apple fan, take a look at the Apple gifts below for some last-minute…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, December 19, 2016

    Dec 19, 2016, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here are some paid apps gone free to download today. Cosmic Crown You find yourself in a narrow corridor, dozens of traps between you and the object of your every desire — the Cosmic Crown. A turn-based strategy game with randomly generated levels. You can…
  • How to Encrypt Your Evernote Notes

    Dec 15, 2016, 8:21 pm By Alexander Fox
    Evernote’s recent change to its privacy policies have alarmed some users. According to the new user agreement, Evernote employees will now be able to sift through any user’s notes in an effort to improve the company’s machine learning algorithm. While…
  • 7 AirPod Alternatives for your iPhone 7

    Dec 13, 2016, 4:21 pm By Alexander Fox
    After a long wait, Apple’s AirPods are finally available for order. The teeny wireless earbuds are now listed on Apple’s website for $159, and quick shoppers were able to snag delivery by December 21st, just in time for Christmas. Unfortunately, that…
  • You Can Now Get Rid of Spam iCloud Calendar Invites Via “Report Junk” Feature

    Dec 12, 2016, 8:30 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Apple has finally gotten around to providing an official fix to the spam iCloud Calendar invites that have been getting under our skins for weeks. For some, it’s been more than a month since the spam invites started coming in. The invites were mostly for…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, December 12, 2016

    Dec 12, 2016, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Good morning, app lovers! Here are some free iOS apps today – it’s a great day for gamers, by the way. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Free iOS apps today Alien Apocalypse X The invasion of Earth…
  • The Best Language Learning Apps for iOS

    Dec 8, 2016, 7:11 pm By Alexander Fox
    In a world that’s becoming increasingly multicultural, knowing more than one language is becoming more important than ever. Use the language learning apps below to get started on your language journey. Duolingo Duolingo has been around for a while, and it…
  • Best Alarm Clock Apps for iOS

    Dec 6, 2016, 2:25 pm By Alexander Fox
    Like a lot of folks, I use my iPhone to wake up in the morning. However, it’s not so great at the job: the built-in app for alarms, prosaically named “Clock,” is pretty pitiful. It used to be better, but the recent shrinking of the “alarm stop”…
  • 6 Must-Read Apple-Related Websites

    Dec 6, 2016, 10:00 am By Apple Gazette
    Hate it or love it, Apple is everywhere. Since you’re reading this, then you’re definitely one of us. Those who obsess are enthusiastic about Apple. As you probably know, these days, just about anyone can set up a nice Apple-fan website. There are the…
  • Watch Geo-Restricted Content on your iPad or iPhone

    Dec 5, 2016, 7:19 pm By Alexander Fox
    We live in amazing times. At the touch of a button, video content from a thousand sources are instantly available on a screen near way. And yet, somehow the Netherlands seems to have a far superior Netflix selection than the U.S. ever will. This is because…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, December 5, 2016

    Dec 5, 2016, 9:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Have a good Monday with these free iOS apps today. (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.) Free iOS apps today Runtastic Sit Ups Ab Trainer & Counter PRO It’s time to push yourself! The Runtastic Push-Ups…
  • Getting Started with Automator on Your Mac

    Dec 1, 2016, 7:46 pm By Alexander Fox
    MacOS’s Automator is a little-known but highly useful piece of bundled software. Designed to bring software automation to non-programmers, Automator workflows use a simple grammar that will be familiar to any user of IFTTT. By adopting an “if this, then…
  • Capture Video from an iPad Screen Using Movavi Screen Capture Studio for Mac

    Nov 29, 2016, 5:08 pm By Alexander Fox
    It’s drop-dead easy to record video of the real world with your iPad or iPhone. But if you want to record video of what’s taking place on your actual iPad or iPhone screen, that’s another thing. While the needs is less common, this is invaluable for…