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  • How to Remove Widgets from Today Screen of iPhone or iPad

    Thu 2:35pm By Paul Horowitz
    The “Today” screen of iOS contains many widgets for things like weather, news and tabloid headlines, calendar, maps, suggested apps, stocks, amongst others. This “Today” screen is available on the left-most screen and is accessible from the lock screen…
  • How to Write Image Files to SD Card with dd from Command Line of Mac or Linux

    Wed 2:41pm By Paul Horowitz
    Need to write an image file to an SD card? The command line ‘dd’ tool can do that for you, writing a disk image .img file to an SD card with minimal effort. A nice perk to using ‘dd’ for writing image files to an SD card is that it works for Mac OS as…
  • How to Delete Specific Safari History on Mac

    Tue 4:12pm By Paul Horowitz
    Did you know that you can delete any specific Safari history item from the web browsers history stored on a Mac? While many Mac Safari users likely already know they can clear Safari history for the past hour, day, two days, or clear all history from the…
  • MacOS High Sierra 10.13.5 Beta 2 Released for Testing

    Tue 2:53pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released the second beta version of macOS 10.13.5 High Sierra for Mac users involved in the system software beta testing program. MacOS 10.13.5 beta 2 arrives a day after iOS 11.4 beta 2 became available, the latter of which also just became…
  • How to Set an “Out of Office” Auto-Reply Email Message on iPhone or iPad

    Mon 3:19pm By Paul Horowitz
    If you’re an iPhone or iPad user with an Exchange email account configured on your device, you can setup auto-responders for automatic “Out of Office” or vacation auto-reply messages. Effectively this means that if someone sends you an email, your iOS…
  • iOS 11.4 Beta 2 Released for Testing

    Mon 2:00pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released new beta versions of their various operating systems, including iOS 11.4 beta 2, tvOS 11.4 beta 2, and watchOS 4.3.1 beta 2. Presumably, macOS 10.13.5 High Sierra beta 2 will arrive shortly for Mac beta testers. iOS 11.4 beta appears to be…
  • How to Enable Dark Mode on Twitter for iPhone and iPad

    Sun 1:57pm By Paul Horowitz
    Twitter for iOS offers a “Dark Mode” setting that shifts the apps appearance to a darker color spectrum of grays, blues, and blacks, making it easier on the eyes at night or in dimmer lighting situations. Of course some users may just prefer the Twitter…
  • How to Use the Fast & Private CloudFlare DNS on iPhone or iPad

    Sat 1:51pm By Paul Horowitz
    If you’re interested in using the Cloudflare DNS service on an iPhone or iPad, you’ll find it’s a fairly easy configuration process to setup your iOS device to use the ultra-fast and privacy-focused DNS service. This tutorial will detail that setup…
  • MacBook Can’t Use Mouse & Trackpad at the Same Time? Here’s the Fix

    Apr 13, 2018, 4:04 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Some Mac users may find that if they connect an external mouse or trackpad to their MacBook or MacBook Pro, the internal built-in trackpad then no longer works. This may appear like a bug, and some users may think it’s a hardware problem, but the good news…
  • How to Find & Compare File Differences Side-By-Side with BBEdit for Mac

    Apr 12, 2018, 2:58 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Need to compare two files side-by-side for differences? BBEdit for Mac makes finding and identifying file differences extremely easy with any compatible text format. This is a great solution for developers, programmers, writers, or anyone else who works with…
  • How to Offload Apps on iPhone or iPad to Free Up Storage Space

    Apr 11, 2018, 3:03 pm By Paul Horowitz
    The ability to offload apps from an iPhone or iPad offers an alternative method to save storage space on an iOS device, as offloading apps removes the app from the device while still preserving that apps related data. Preserving the apps data is what makes…
  • How to Access & Search Safari History on Mac

    Apr 10, 2018, 2:31 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Just about all modern web browsers default to maintaining a history log of your web browsing activity, and Safari for Mac is no different. This article will focus on how to access your Safari history on the Mac, and also how to search Safari browsing history…
  • How to Use Cloudflare DNS on Mac OS for Speed & Privacy

    Apr 9, 2018, 4:08 pm By Paul Horowitz
    CloudFlare now has a consumer DNS service that is very fast and also centered around privacy. CloudFlare DNS says they won’t log IP addresses or sell your data, which in the modern era is perhaps more important than ever for users who value the vague concept…
  • Fix Cellular Data Not Working on iPhone X or iPhone with iOS 11

    Apr 8, 2018, 11:56 am By Paul Horowitz
    Some iPhone users may find that cellular data is suddenly not working. The inability to transmit cellular data can seemingly happen spontaneously, and while you can typically still make or receive a phone call when this happens, you just can’t send or…
  • How to Disable All Vibration on iPhone Completely

    Apr 7, 2018, 3:24 pm By Paul Horowitz
    The iPhone defaults to having two kinds of alerts, an auditory alert and a vibration alert, so if your iPhone is ringing or getting a message then your phone will make a sound as well as buzz. If you flip the Mute switch on the iPhone, then the auditory alerts…