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  • How to Highlight in Pages for Mac

    Wed 1:18pm By Paul Horowitz
    Frequent Pages users may find it helpful to know how to highlight selections, words, sentences, and paragraphs of documents opened within the app. Highlighting is particularly useful for students, writers, editors, educators, and office workers, but it’s…
  • Get Info on Anything from Spotlight in Mac OS

    Tue 3:04pm By Paul Horowitz
    You can quickly access “Get Info” for any file or application from within Spotlight search results in Mac OS and Mac OS X. Getting file info from Spotlight requires a set of two simple keystrokes, first to get into Spotlight, then the next is to Get Info…
  • How to Share Calendars from iPhone, iPad

    Tue 1:24pm By Paul Horowitz
    Sharing Calendars offers an easy way for family members, coworkers, or partners to see what’s on each others schedule. The shared calendars will even update automatically as events are added or changed, thanks to the calendar syncing through iCloud. We’ll…
  • How to Enable Read Receipts Per Contact in Messages for iOS

    Mon 3:09pm By Paul Horowitz
    Read Receipts offer a way for a message sender to know you have viewed their message, and vice versa. This can be a nice messaging feature in iOS, but it has obvious privacy implications and can become problematic in other situations. Fortunately the latest…
  • New AirPods Commercials Airing on TV

    Sun 6:09pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released a series of TV commercials for AirPods, their new wireless headphones. The set of AirPods advertisements are set in black and white, and several follow a guy wearing AirPods as he dances around the street defying physics, while another uses…
  • A Better Way to Access the Camera from iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 10

    Sun 2:34pm By Paul Horowitz
    Ever since Apple redesigned the iOS lock screen to remove swipe-to-unlock and require users to press the Home button instead, some iPhone users have discovered that accessing the Camera from the lock screen might be a challenge. The potentially difficult…
  • How to Change the Chrome Download Location

    Sat 3:00pm By Paul Horowitz
    When you download any file in Chrome that file defaults to saving into the downloads folder, which resides int he users home directory. It’s generally recommended to preserve the default setting to save Chrome downloads into the user Downloads folder, but…
  • How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Windows 10 PC

    Fri 3:38pm By Paul Horowitz
    If you have an iPhone and Windows 10 PC, you probably would like to know how to transfer photos from the iPhone to the computer. With Windows 10, there are several ways to quickly copy files to the PC, and we’ll show you two of the best approaches using the…
  • Beta 4 of iOS 10.2.1 and MacOS Sierra 10.12.3 Released for Testing

    Thu 10:49pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released the fourth beta versions of iOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3 to users participating in the beta testing programs. The updated beta builds can be downloaded now from the software update mechanism of iOS or Mac OS for any device or hardware…
  • How to Kill a Process by Name Instead of PID via Command Line

    Jan 12, 2017, 2:41 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Command line users rely on the ‘kill’ command to terminate a process as defined by the appropriate process identifier (PID). While there’s nothing wrong with targeting processes by their PID, another approach which is often easier is to target a process…
  • Use Tabs in Maps for Mac

    Jan 11, 2017, 6:02 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Tabs offer an excellent way to manage multiple windows without overly cluttering the screen of a Mac, a feature which is particularly valuable for smaller screen displays. Like many other apps in new Mac OS releases, the Apple Maps app for Mac now includes the…
  • How to Manually Refresh Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

    Jan 11, 2017, 1:26 pm By Paul Horowitz
    The Touch Bar on MacBook Pro changes dynamically depending on what application is open and what action is going on within Mac OS. Or at least, that’s what’s supposed to happen. Rarely, the Touch Bar stops working, will get stuck and become unresponsive,…
  • How to Save Photos from Messages on iPhone and iPad

    Jan 10, 2017, 2:29 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Many iPhone users send and receive pictures in Messages app for iOS, but have you ever wanted to save a photo from Messages app to your iPhone or iPad? Maybe it’s a picture you received from someone else that you want to save locally, or perhaps it’s a…
  • Watch Steve Jobs Introduce the Original iPhone in 2007

    Jan 9, 2017, 2:23 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Ten years ago today, on January 9, 2007, Steve Jobs introduced iPhone to the world. In a highly anticipated keynote presentation, Jobs famously announced what seemed like three different products: a widescreen iPod with touch controls, a revolutionary mobile…
  • Beta 3 of iOS 10.2.1, MacOS 10.12.3, WatchOS 3.1.3, tvOS 10.1.1

    Jan 9, 2017, 2:02 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released the latest beta version builds of each of their operating systems, including beta updates to MacOS Sierra, iOS 10.2.1, watchOS 3.1.3, and tvOS 10.1.1. Users who are participating in the beta testing programs can find the latest releases…