As noted by Macworld, Apple recently added a new feature to iCloud that I think everyone will appreciate. We can now log into iCloud.com from any computer and recover information that's been deleted. This is huge! This applies to Contacts, Calendars, Reminders, and files stored in iCloud Drive. This new recovery feature allows you to pull data that's been removed for as long as 30 days. Here's how it works.Read More
Right out of the box, the iPhone and iPad come with tools to protect your child. They’re called Restrictions, and these tools give you the ability to disable almost all of the iPad’s features, including restricting adult content from their web browsing. For young and older children, this is incredibly useful.Read More
There are literally thousands of Bible apps available in the App Store, and finding one that fits you is a long road of trial and error. What I’d like to share with you today is the best app for leisurely reading of the Bible. This app is perfect for morning devotions, following along during a sermon, or an afternoon refocus. It’s called NeuBible.Read More
Uh oh! Your iPhone fell in the pool/lake/ocean/bath/washing machine/sink/toilet! What now? Are all of your photos gone? How do I get a new phone? Click to read our answers.Read More
While iCloud Backup is great, it's not so obvious how you actually retrieve your data out of it. We get a lot of questions about this, so know that you aren't the only one confused!
Here's how you can restore your stuff from iCloud:
Apple Music is Apple's new music streaming service that we're crazy about. $10 per month gives you access to millions of songs, human-currated playlists, and spot on recommendations. In talking to many of my friends about Apple Music, the reaction has been, "That's cool, but I'm a Spotify user." Today, I discovered a third party app that will actually move your Spotify playlists and music over to Apple Music.Read More
Here's a fun little teaser to what Maps for iPhone will be able to do on iOS 9.Read More
Apple turned off the Favorites Bar by default in OS X Yosemite. So if you updated recently and can't find your bookmarks anywhere, that's why! Here's how you can restore your bookmarks.Read More
Ever wonder why your iPhone or iPad keeps saying, "You haven't backed up in 37 days?" or "Your iCloud Backup cannot complete because you do not have enough Storage?" Here's our simple explanation to solve this for you.Read More
Do not upload all your tracks from iTunes to iCloud, then delete the local copy on your Mac. If you do that, you're getting rid of your original, DRM-free copies. And you're leaving yourself without a physical backup of your data, which I never, ever recommend.Read More
When preparing to sell or give away your Mac, you may want to erase some or all files from its hard drive. But first determine whether you should back up your computer and disable certain features and services. These steps show the recommended sequence of actions.
"Apple is passionate about music," Steve Jobs often said. Those who know Steve's history know that music genuinely shaped the man. After his passing, Tim Cook echoed these words, but they always rang hollow to me. Tim is an oppressions guy. Sure you love music, Tim. It's what launched the iPod and therefore Apple into the pockets of millions. Without the success of the iPod, Apple would not have had the resources to research, build, and ship the iPhone; which as we all know took Apple into the stratosphere. The cynic in me never believed the post-Jobs, "music is our passion" mantra. But that changed yesterday.Read More
Your tools should be fun to use—but not too fun! If you have a slow and complicated tool for managing your lists you will subconsciously resist collecting small tasks, and if your tool is too fun to use you will end up over-using it and spend time playing with its amazing features.Read More
A helpful tip I recently discovered while wanting to click and drag from my Desktop to an overlapping window.Read More
You may have noticed that we've been experimenting with our hourly rate lately. Our goal is to be as attractive as possible to our residential clients while also reflecting the value of our business services. After many conversations with clients and mentors, we've decided to now offer the following pricing changes. You’re going to like this.Read More