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Below you’ll find the latest news including Apple news, new tutorials, and reviews.

Apple’s HomePod Smart Speaker Coming Soon

Move over, Amazon Echo and Google Home, there’s a new smart speaker coming soon. First announced back in June of 2017, Apple’s long-awaited HomePod will ship in the US, UK, and Australia on February 9th for $349. You can get it in space gray or white. Where Amazon and Google focus mostly on how you […]

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New Lifetime Membership Plan

Hello everyone! I’ve added a new lifetime membership option to my tutorials! You can now buy a lifetime membership and gain instant access to nearly 2,000 lessons and tips on the Mac, iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch. This membership will not expire and you are only billed once. How much is it? Only $79.99 – […]

My Review of the Ecobee Thermostat and HomeKit

Let’s take a closer look at my Ecobee thermostat. I have the Ecobee 3 Lite. This version does not have a sensor to where it detects if I am home, but I can buy those if I want. The thermostat is also HomeKit compatible. What does that mean? I can control the temperature of my house from Siri, my iPhone, my iPad,  and even my Apple Watch. Being that I have a newer Apple TV, I can also control it from outside my house. How does all this work? Let’s see if I can clarify it for you.

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A Quick Look at how I use HomeKit at my House

In this post I am going to introduce you to how I use Homekit at my house. In future posts I’ll look at the HomeKit devices I have in more detail, but let’s first look at what HomeKit is and how it is being used at my home.

Latest-Tutorials

What’s New in macOS High Sierra available as an iBook

I am happy to announce that my latest tutorial, What’s New in macOS High Sierra, is now available as an iBook. If you are a Premium Member, you can download it for free from our site. Non-members can find it in the iBook store. This tutorial includes all the lessons from What’s New in macOS […]

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What’s New in macOS High Sierra now available online

I’m happy to announce that my What’s New in macOS High Sierra is now available online. In this tutorial we look at what’s new in macOS High Sierra. Apple didn’t add a lot of features to this update, but they did make some under the hood changes including changes that could possibly make your computer […]

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Recycling an Apple product is as easy as it is good for the planet.

Recycle any Apple device online or at an Apple Store. For qualifying devices, you’ll receive a gift card online or credit toward a purchase in the store. We’ll either refurbish the device for resale or recycle its materials responsibly. You can now recycle your old Apple Watch. I’ll be doing this with my first Apple […]

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Amazon Prime Video arrives on Apple TV in over 100 countries

Starting today, customers around the world can access the Amazon Prime Video app on Apple TV to stream award-winning and critically acclaimed titles including Prime Original Series and Movies. Amazon Prime finally arrives on the Apple TV. I’ve been looking forward to this for a while as my current way of accessing Amazon Prime, through […]

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In the Loop: Jony Ive on Apple’s new HQ and the disappearing iPhone

The pictures alone are worth the trip to reading this article. But there is more. “The carbon-fibre roof, tested, built and unbuilt in Dubai, was made the same way you make the hulls of racing yachts and weighs just 80 tons. ‘This is the first time in the history of mankind that this has been […]

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What’s New in iOS 11 on the iPhone available in the iBooks Store

What’s New in iOS 11 for the iPhone is now available in the iBooks store! Over 1 1/2 hours in videos on how to use iOS 11’s new features on the iPhone. Get it today for only 99¢ USD! Not sure if it will help? Download a free sample! If you are a Premium Member, […]