Great instructional from David Chartier over at Finer Things in Tech.
Shortly after the arrival of iOS 9 for iPhone and iPad, Apple has now released watchOS 2 for the Apple Watch. Seeing as the device requires an iPhone, the process for installing the update might not be as apparent. Here's how to upgrade your Apple Watch.
You know that turning your device off and back on again usually fixes the odd, occasional issue. But if you're having trouble with your wi-fi network and restarting your iPad or iPhone still doesn't work, this small tip should be your next step.Read More
Apple just released a major software upgrade for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch: iOS 9. It has something for everyone. If your device was purchased within the last few years, you'll be able to install it — actually, if you can run iOS 8, then you can run iOS 9. And you'll definitely want to! Here's a quick overview of what iOS 9 entails and two ways to install it onto your device.Read More
For years, Apple has introduced new mobile devices at their September event. This week proved to keep the tradition alive, and we now know Apple’s lineup as we head into the holiday season. Here are the highlights from this week’s Apple media event.Read More
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