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  • Get a Fun Vintage Terminal for Mac with Cool Retro Term

    Fri 2:26pm By Paul Horowitz
    Feel like taking another trip down memory lane? With the assistance of an excellent fun free retro terminal emulator fittingly called Cool Retro Term, you can experience the golden yesteryears of cathode display computing and pretend your shiny new Mac is an…
  • How to Disable the Slide Over Sidebar on iPad

    Thu 3:23pm By Paul Horowitz
    Though Slide Over sidebar multitasking on iPad is one of the more convenient features for iPad power users, there are times when the slide over sidebar feature is accessed unintentionally. This is particularly true with any app where you are swiping from right…
  • How to Remove a Device from an iCloud Account via iOS

    Wed 6:06pm By Paul Horowitz
    You can remove a device from the devices list on an iCloud account by using the Settings app in iOS. This can be helpful if you have gifted or sold an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or Apple Watch, already removed iCloud from that device, and now you no longer…
  • Get Mac OS X to Stop Asking to Use New Disks for Time Machine

    Wed 3:02pm By Paul Horowitz
    All Mac users should setup Time Machine backups with an external hard drive, Time Capsule, or network drive to insure they have regular automatic backups made of their stuff and MacOS X installation. But once you have a backup drive established with Time…
  • iPhone 7 Will Look Familiar, iPhone 8 to Offer Major Design Overhaul

    Tue 2:59pm By Paul Horowitz
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting the next iPhone model to debut this year will largely resemble existing iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S in appearance. Instead, Apple will opt for a more dramatic design overhaul with the 2017 model year iPhone. According to WSJ,…
  • Beta 3 of iOS 9.3.3, OS X 10.11.6, tvOS 9.2.2 Released for Testing

    Tue 1:40pm By Paul Horowitz
    Users who participate in the beta programs for iOS, Mac OS X, tvOS, and watchOS will find new beta builds available for their iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple TV hardware. iOS 9.3.3 beta 3, OS X 10.11.6 beta 3, and tvOS 9.2.2 beta 3 are all available…
  • How to Install MacOS Sierra 10.12 Beta Safely & Dual Boot El Capitan

    Mon 4:55pm By Paul Horowitz
    Creating a dual boot environment is an ideal solution for Mac users who want to install and try macOS Sierra but without interfering with their primary stable Mac OS X El Capitan installation. This tutorial will walk through the entire process of setting up…
  • How to Change Safari Reader Font, Text Size, & Color Theme on Mac OS X

    Mon 2:29pm By Paul Horowitz
    Safari Reader offers an alternate reading view for webpages which strips away most of a websites styling and reducing the page to just the content of the article. The Safari Reader feature is great for reading long articles on the web, and Mac users can…
  • How to Remove iOS Beta Profile and Opt Out of iOS Beta Updates

    Sun 2:17pm By Paul Horowitz
    Installing an iOS beta onto an iPhone or iPad places an iOS Beta Software Profile certificate onto the device, which allows that hardware to receive new iOS beta builds through Software Update. If you decide you no longer want a specific device to receive beta…
  • How to Identify Touch ID Fingerprints on iPhone & iPad with an Easy Trick

    Jun 18, 2016, 4:35 pm By Paul Horowitz
    For most of us setting up Touch ID, users go through the initial process of adding a fingerprint or two on their iPhone or iPad and don’t think much beyond it. Maybe you went through the process again to add the same finger a few times to make unlocking with…
  • Anyone Can Install iOS 10 Beta Right Now, But Should You?

    Jun 17, 2016, 4:38 pm By Paul Horowitz
    With iOS 10 beta in the wild, literally anyone can install the iOS 10 beta on their iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch right now with little effort. All you need to do is download the iOS 10 beta IPSW file or get the beta profile to download it through an OTA update,…
  • How to Downgrade iOS 10 Beta to iOS 9.3.2

    Jun 16, 2016, 2:18 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Are you running iOS 10 beta but have decided you’d like to downgrade and revert back to a stable iOS 9.3.2 release? That’s understandable since iOS 10 beta is sort of buggy, and it’s not intended for a prime time audience yet. We will show you exactly…
  • Download the iOS 10 Default Wallpaper for iPhone & iPad

    Jun 16, 2016, 2:08 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Any time Apple debuts a new operating system to the world, a well-chosen and beautiful wallpaper accompanies it, and iOS 10 is no exception. With iOS 10, Apple adorned the iPhone and iPad home screen wallpaper with a beautiful overhead picture of an ocean wave…
  • How to Make Bootable MacOS Sierra 10.12 Beta USB Installer Drive

    Jun 15, 2016, 3:46 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Many Mac users interested in installing MacOS Sierra Beta may prefer to do so with the assistance of a macOS Sierra 10.12 bootable installer USB drive, typically on a flash thumb drive or a similar disk. The advantages to this method is that the macOS Sierra…
  • Download the MacOS Sierra Default Wallpaper

    Jun 15, 2016, 2:11 pm By Paul Horowitz
    When Apple debuted macOS Sierra to the world, we all got a glimpse at the gorgeous wallpaper of a sunset alpenglow hitting a mountain range on the screens of the demo Mac. Apple has also given us a look at that beautiful mountain range wallpaper on their…