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[28 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 19 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 …

Books, iOS, iPad, iPhone, iPod »

[20 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 418 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 | 841 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 …

iOS »

[28 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,121 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 | 1,026 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 …

iOS, Mac »

[7 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,894 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 | 1,194 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 | 918 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 | 1,049 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 | 1,402 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 | 1,645 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 …

Apps, iPad »

[24 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 984 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 — …

Apps, iOS »

[16 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 883 views]

What do you call a hippy with a hardon for Rand Paul? Reddit and now Reddit has an official mobile Reddit app, Alien Blue. The app has been acquired and its sole developer, Jase Jase Morrissey, has been hired.
“Our whole …

Apps, iOS »

[10 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 1,650 views]

Spock, jamming with Uhura and even the space hippies, who knew he was so funky? While you can’t sit in with Spock, you can learn to play his axe, the Vulcan Harp. Yep, there is an app for that, though …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[28 Sep 2014 | One Comment | 851 views]

One of new apps bundled with Apple’s just update mobile operating system is the iOS 8 Tips apps, which introduced users to nine and now 10 new iOS 8 features. A week plus later, Apple is back with tip #10, …