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  • How to Format Emails on Mail for Mac the Easy Way

    Thu 2:28pm By Paul Horowitz
    Want to format your emails for some extra style and pizazz on the Mac? If you want to change the style and format of emails in Mail for Mac to customize the appearance of any email composition, forward, or reply, you’ll find there’s an optional and handy…
  • How to Use AirPods with a Mac

    Wed 8:08pm By Paul Horowitz
    AirPods are the incredibly convenient wireless headphones available from Apple that setup easily with an iPhone or iPad, but many AirPods users will likely want to use their AirPods with a Mac too. Setting up AirPods to work with a Mac is usually very simple,…
  • New AirPods with “Hey Siri” Capability Released

    Wed 5:54pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released an updated version of their AirPods wireless headphones today. The new AirPods include performance improvements for faster connect times and longer talk time. Additionally, the new AirPods support “Hey Siri” for hands-free voice…
  • How to Delete a Virtual Machine from VirtualBox

    Tue 7:22pm By Paul Horowitz
    Finished with a virtual machine and you want to delete it from VirtualBox? Maybe you setup a VM you no longer need, or cloned an OS VM and want to remove it, or perhaps you’re simply aiming to free up disk space by removing virtual machines from VirtualBox,…
  • Updated iMac Released with Faster CPU & GPU Options

    Tue 3:34pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released updates to the iMac lineup, offering notable speed improvements to the desktop computer. The updated iMac can now be configured to use the latest Intel CPUs with up to 8-Core i9 processors, a new Radeon Vega graphics card option, and a…
  • New iPad Air and iPad Mini Released

    Mon 6:03pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released two new hardware updates to the iPad lineup; a new iPad Air 10.5″ model, and an updated iPad mini 7.9″ model. The new iPad models will be appealing to many users for differing reasons, as the iPad Air 10.5″ is a step closer to an iPad…
  • Beta 6 of iOS 12.2 & macOS 10.14.4 Available for Testing

    Mon 3:46pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has released the sixth beta version of MacOS Mojave 10.14.4 and iOS 12.2 for users engaged in the beta testing programs for Apple system software. Both developer beta and public beta builds are available. iPhone and iPad users enrolled in the beta…
  • How to Change Spotify Music Quality for Streaming on iPhone, iPad, Android

    Sun 12:25pm By Paul Horowitz
    Spotify defaults to automatically adjusting music quality when streaming songs. That default music quality setting is recommended for most Spotify users, but some audiophiles may like to manually adjust the streaming music quality in Spotify to be either lower…
  • How to Use Google Maps with CarPlay

    Sat 12:23pm By Paul Horowitz
    Some CarPlay users may prefer to use Google Maps on CarPlay, instead of Apple Maps. Using Google Maps on CarPlay is simple, and you can easily replace the maps icon on a CarPlay unit with Google Maps (or even Waze) if desired. We’ll show you how to add…
  • How to Turn Off Screen Time Password on iPhone or iPad

    Fri 2:23pm By Paul Horowitz
    iPhone and iPad users relying on Screen Time can choose to turn off the Screen Time passcode on an iOS device. This makes it so that you or anyone else can override Screen Time restrictions without having to enter a passcode on the device. Note turning off the…
  • How to Change AirPods Name from iPhone or iPad

    Mar 14, 2019, 2:26 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Want to change the name of your AirPods? You can quickly change AirPods name from the Settings app of the synced iPhone or iPad. Note this is just a simple name change of AirPods, it does not require resetting AirPods nor does it require setting them up again.…
  • WWDC 2019 Set for June 3, iOS 13 & MacOS 10.15 Expected to Debut

    Mar 14, 2019, 1:59 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has announced that their annual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) will take place starting on June 3 and extend through June 7. The developer conference is to be held in San Jose, California, and tickets for attending developers will cost $1599.…
  • Mac Randomly Double Typing Keys or Double-Spacing Between Words? This Might Fix It

    Mar 13, 2019, 2:31 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Have you ever been typing on a Mac laptop keyboard and noticed that hitting the spacebar sometimes randomly inserts double spaces between words? Or maybe you’re typing some other letter and randomly two of that key is doubled-typed? Some MacBook Pro, MacBook…
  • How to Remove Microphone Button from Keyboard on iPhone or iPad

    Mar 12, 2019, 4:33 pm By Paul Horowitz
    As you may have noticed, a prominent microphone button is visible on the iOS keyboard for iPhone and iPad, which when tapped will use voice-to-text to dictate spoken text to the iOS device in lieu of typing. Some users may never use the microphone button,…
  • Apple Event Set for March 25

    Mar 11, 2019, 7:30 pm By Paul Horowitz
    Apple has scheduled a “special event” for 10 AM PST on Monday, March 25, posting the event notification to their website, and inviting select members of the press to attend. The tagline accompanying the event press invitation proclaims “It’s show…