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[18 May 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

Here is a helpful iOS and Mac tip that is equal measure cautionary tale. That is, if you’ve deleted a pic in either Photos for iOS or Photos for Mac, you can probably get it back. However, if you’ve deleted …

Apps, iOS, Mac, Software »

[12 May 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

It has been two weeks since Apple last seeded fresh OS X 10.10.4 and iOS 8.4 developer builds and Apple Seed program betas. While these Mac and mobile updates are generally expected to modest in scope, Apple has revealed more …

Apps, iOS, iPad, iPhone »

[6 May 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

While the image editing space on the Mac is highly competitive, there is pretty much one choice for Apple’s industry leading tablet — Pixelmator for iPad — which came to market last Fall and was promptly named 2014 App of …

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[28 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Apple has released updated OS X 10.10.4 and iOS 8.4 developer seeds, as well as the first public betas to its civilian Apple Seed corps. While Apple’s fourth Yosemite update is all about “stability, compatibility and security,” the company’s fourth …

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[20 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 399 views]

Are you an iOS geek or perhaps even sys admin or mobile device trainer? You are going to need Apple’s freshly updated iOS 8.3 User Guides, which are now available on the iBooks Store.
iPhone: iOS 8.3 User Guide
Here’s everything you …

Apps, iOS, Mac, Software »

[15 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 805 views]

Whether you’re a medical professional or a caregiver that prefers the Fairer Platform, Osirix is a flexible, top shelf solution for you. You get it as a free Lite version (32-bit only) or a fully enabled, FDA approved app for …

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[28 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,112 views]

Apple has released iOS 8.1.3 and, to the great relief of millions of lazy “won’t tether my iPhone to a Mac or PC even if it saves my life” users, it brings back easy, one-click over-the-air updates.
Bug fixes, security updates …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[13 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 991 views]

You know it’s awfully hard to stealth type an iMessage, email or plain jane SMS when you’re damn iPhone or iPad is click, click, clicking away every time a finger hits the keyboard. Here’s how to turn off iOS 8 …

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[7 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,881 views]

Although it’s just a dot update by name, OS X Server 4.0.3 packs quite a lot, including OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 updates. OS X Server 4.0.3 also completes the Apple’s transition to SMB3. What else? Tons!
• OS X …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[6 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,172 views]

Some people love predictive text yet others hardly noticed its arrival with iOS 8 and QuickType last Fall. Still, there are those that hate, haTE, HATE predictive text. Here is how to turn on/off predictive text aka QuickType suggestions nee …

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[16 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 914 views]

Even as users carp about iOS 8.1.2 Update’s hit and miss nature, Apple is already testing yet another set of bug fixes. Yes, iOS 8.1.3 is testing internally at the mothership.
How do we know? Users running iOS 8.1.3 are showing …

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[10 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 1,042 views]

Still having WiFi, battery, specific app or other issues? Mobile malaise perhaps? Apple’s code mobile slingers are back with another patch, iOS 8.1.2 Update, that’s all about bug fixes.
Regardless, the company is pretty vague about, with one notable exception, what …

iOS, iPad, iPhone »

[19 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,384 views]

Call it an “unannounced feature.” Numerous iPhone and iPad users around the web are reporting that iOS 8.1.1 gave them back a significant chunk storage space back, a sore point for many users of late.
iOS 8.1.1’s headline features are improved …

Apps, Mac, Reviews, how to »

[30 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 1,617 views]

Apple’s Continuity + Handoff functionality unites apps and functionality across OS X Yosemite to iOS 8 and back again. The simple idea with Handoff being, “start it here, finish it there,” seamlessly.
Are you familiar with iCloud Tabs, introduce in 2013’s …

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[24 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 970 views]

One of the pleasant surprises of last week’s Mac Retina + iPad Air Apple Event was the Pixelmator Team demo’ing Pixelmator for iPad ($4.99). With a solid image editing toolset and Continuity support with their popular Pixelmator for Mac — …