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  • What Apple TV+ Is and Is Not

    Fri 8:00am By Apple Gazette
    When Apple unveils a new product, everyone sits up and listens. That’s what happened in March when the giant tech company’s CEO Tim Cook announced the arrival of Apple TV+, a video streaming subscription that will be available in the autumn of 2019. The…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, June 13, 2019

    Jun 13, 2019, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Rollit – Photo Transfer App…
  • 10 Father’s Day Gifts For Geeky Dads in 2019

    Jun 10, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Don’t forget, Father’s Day in June 16 in the United States. If you need Father’s Day gifts for your technically-inclined father, check out these selections. Mola Structural Kit 3 While the Mola Structural Kit is less a technology product and more of a…
  • Mac User’s Guide: How To Set Up And Use Find My Friends Feature?

    Jun 7, 2019, 10:00 am By Apple Gazette
    Apple is known as one of the leading innovators in the world of tech. Their newly launched devices take over the market with incredible speed, and their unique features win the hearts of brand’s fans. However, despite the handiness and popularity, Apple’s…
  • The Volume Indicator in iOS 13 Isn’t Better—Just Different

    Jun 6, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    If you don’t already know, iOS 13 has a feature the Apple user community has been clamoring for. At long last, the volume indicator will no longer block the content you’re trying to watch. Or, at least, it will block less of it. For over a decade, the…
  • Tips and Tricks for Searching Language with Google Ngram Viewer

    Jun 3, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Google maintains a multilingual database of published language. By scanning books en masse, Google is able to process the text and provided statistical data-based frequency of word appearance. With the Google Ngram Viewer search tool, you can search through…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, May 30, 2019

    May 30, 2019, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today the Silver Bullet Kali, the…
  • Getting Started with Terminal: 4 Ways to Find a Word In a File

    May 29, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    By default, most search tools look at file names, not file contents. However, the most famous GNU search program grep will look inside files with the correct flags. Here we will show you how you can find specific word(s) in a file on Linux. Using grep to Find…
  • Can You Repair a MacBook Yourself?

    May 29, 2019, 11:00 am By Apple Gazette
    For many Apple users, the best way to deal with a broken Mac is to send it over to a certified service center. After all, Macs are notorious for their exclusivity, so not everyone can do a proper fix on a MacBook even for simple issues. It costs a lot of…
  • Apple Store Openings: A Map and Timeline Over the Years

    May 29, 2019, 10:00 am By Apple Gazette
    Apple celebrated its first store opening on 15 May 2001 and now has over 506 stores across 24 countries. Apple is arguably one of the most successful and innovative companies of the 21st century. The tech giant first went public in 1980 and originally it was…
  • Pro Terminal Commands: 10 Uses for ps on macOS

    May 27, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    For system administrators, ps on macOS is a frequently-used tool. The command stands for “process status,” and that’s largely what it does. It reports currently-running processes with a variety of filters and views. Run the command with no flags, and it…
  • Pro Terminal Commands: Use fd on macOS to Find Files

    May 23, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    fd is a simpler alternative to the find command. It uses a truncated syntax and an abbreviated command structure to keep your typed commands short and to the point. However, that lack of verbosity that makes fd easy to type makes it more difficult to…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, May 23, 2019

    May 23, 2019, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today TaskCat – Simple Todo…
  • Everything You Need to Consider Before Buying a Portable Charger

    May 22, 2019, 11:00 am By Apple Gazette
    Portable chargers are awesome. These powerful devices make it easy to power-up on the move – a great option when modern smartphones and tablets struggle with reconciling long battery life and peak performance. The market is very competitive now. There are…
  • Reclaim Your Privacy With These Google Alternatives

    May 20, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    We put up with Google because the apps are awesome. But there are downsides to living in the panopticon. If you’d prefer not to have a corporation and all its buddies breathing down your neck, consider these privacy-focused Google alternatives, chosen…
  • 7 iPad Music Apps for Making Music on iOS

    May 17, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Go beyond Voice Memos with these essential iPad music apps for iOS. We’ve focused especially on apps for the iPad, the most popular iOS device for music making, but most apps will also run on the iPhone. iPad Music Apps: Cubasis 2 Like n-track Studio,…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, May 16, 2019

    May 16, 2019, 8:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today The Sun: Origin In the year…
  • What Apple TV Model Do You Own? How to Tell Apple TVs Apart

    May 13, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Apple, sadly, did not do a great job of making the various Apple TV’s visually distinct from one another: at least, not in an immediately obvious way. As a result, it can be hard to tell the difference between all of Apple’s similar-looking Apple TV…
  • Data Recovery On Water Damaged iPhones Is Possible, When Apple Says It Isn’t

    May 9, 2019, 10:00 am By Yevgeniy Kapishon
    You’ve finally gotten around to taking that big vacation of a lifetime. You took along your trusty iPhone and documented the experience with many, many photos you’ll never get a chance to take again and will cherish for the rest of your life. In other…
  • Learn How Video Compression Works—Without Math

    May 8, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    Video compression is something of a black box for many people. If you ask most folks, they’ll probably tell you that videos are compressed using math on the ones and zeroes of the video file. And while that glib answer is basically correct, it’s much more…
  • What Banking Security Flaws Will Apple Card Solve?

    May 7, 2019, 8:00 am By Apple Gazette
    People can’t seem to stop buzzing about the newly announced Apple Card that’s set to release in the US later this year. According to the tech giant, they’re creating a unique, sophisticated, and most importantly, secure digital credit card. This new form…
  • iOS Hack: Control Center Shortcuts That Actually Help

    May 6, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    If you’re like most casual iOS users, Control Center is probably more of an annoyance than a useful tool. But it doesn’t need to be that way! In addition to contextual tools like media playback and radio toggles, you can add and remove Control Center…
  • Free iOS Apps Today: Download Paid Apps for Free, May 2, 2019

    May 2, 2019, 7:00 am By Noemi Tasarra-Twigg
    Here is your weekly dose of free iOS apps to download. Have fun! (Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they may go back to their regular price anytime so download the apps for free while you can.) Paid apps for free today Flowing ~ Meditation in…
  • All The Ways To Force Quit Apps in macOS

    May 1, 2019, 11:00 am By Alexander Fox
    When Mac apps misbehave, sometimes you need to force quit apps to shut down. This can happen when the app enters an infinite loop, crashes, hangs or otherwise ceases responding to user input. While it’s never an ideal way to close an application, it…
  • A Few Simple Tips on How to Pass Over Images to Different Devices From iCloud

    May 1, 2019, 8:00 am By Apple Gazette
    Apple did an excellent job in ensuring the high compatibility of all their devices. For users’ convenience, they’ve made it possible to synchronize different Apple devices with each other for simple and quick file sharing. One of the best tools they’ve…