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iOS 12 Lets You Use Google Maps or Waze in CarPlay

Prior to iOS 12, Apple Maps was the only mapping app you could run on the dashboard with CarPlay. This is nice if you use Apple Maps, but what if you use another map app such as Google Maps or Waze? The good news is with iOS 12 and the most recent updates to Google […]

Tutor for Stocks on the Mac – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials

I have a new tutorial ready for you! Learn all about the all new Stocks app on the Mac in Tutor for Stocks for the Mac. Tutor for Stocks on the Mac – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials: Apple introduced the Stocks app in macOS Mojave. With the Stocks app, we can watch our favorite […]

Features of macOS 10.14 Mojave You Won’t Want to Miss

With last year’s macOS 10.13 High Sierra, Apple made no big changes to the Mac OS, instead, they focused on refining the OS and bug fixes. In keeping with their alternating cycle of releases, this year’s macOS 10.14 Mojave includes plenty of new features in addition to bug fixes. Let’s take a look at a […]

Make More Space for Documents by Putting Your Dock on the Side of Your Mac’s Screen

There is plenty of room on the side of the screen to put the Dock and it won’t get in the way of most document windows. To move your Dock, Open System Preferences > Dock, and select Right or Left from the Position on Screen radio buttons.

What’s New in iOS 12 on the iPad – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials

I have a new tutorial available online – What’s New on the iPad with iOS 12. What’s New in iOS 12 on the iPad – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials: Are you new to iOS 12 on the iPad or do you want to learn what is new before you upgrade your iPad to iOS […]

A Hidden Trick that Lets You Navigate Your iPhone with One Hand

Depending on the size of your iPhone, you may not be able to reach an app or feature you need without using another hand. But sometimes one hand is all you can spare. If you find yourself in such a situation, give Reachability a try.

Top Features of iOS 12 to Take Advantage of Right Away

Are you feeling left behind because you don’t have the latest iPhone or iPad? Don’t, because Apple’s new operating system, iOS 12, promises to increase performance, particularly for older devices as far back as the iPhone 5s and iPad Air.

Tired of PDFs or Other Documents Opening in the Wrong App?

When you double-click a document, macOS will open that document in a default app. macOS uses the document’s file extension to figure out which app should open the file. As an example, by default, a PDF file called lighthouses.pdf opens in the Preview app because the Finder knows that everything with a .pdf extension should open in Preview.

What’s New in macOS Mojave – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials

I have another tutorial ready fo you! Hope you find it helpful! What’s New in macOS Mojave – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials: In this tutorial, I take a look at the major new features in macOS Mojave as well as some of the smaller features. Lessons include viewing recent apps in the Dock, the […]

Back Up Before Upgrading to Mojave or iOS 12!

If you poll a room of Apple experts about the one topic they get frustrated about, many will launch into rants about how too few people back up. Backups are important and should never be underestimated. You can never predict when your Mac or iPhone will be lost or stolen, melt in a fire, or […]

When Should You Upgrade to macOS Mojave, iOS 12, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12?

It’s that time of year again, when Apple releases new versions of macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. Apple announced the new versions in June, and public betas have been available since then. The big question now is when do you upgrade your devices to these new versions? Note that I am saying when and not […]

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What’s New in iOS 12 on the iPhone – Mac, iPad, and iPhone Tutorials

The first of many lessons on iOS 12 on the iPhone are now available. These lessons are more specific to new features for the iPhone iOS. Coming soon will be all are tutorials on new and updates apps in iOS 12. See what’s new in iOS 12 on the iPhone with What’s New in iOS […]

Apple Unveils New iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR, and the Apple Watch Series 4

Apple has announced its latest batch of iPhones as well as a new model of the Apple Watch. The company also announced the release date for iOS 12, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12, they will be available September 17th. macOS 10.14 Mojave will follow a week later on September 24th.

Update AirPort Express Base Stations to Add AirPlay 2

Apple recently discontinued its AirPort Wi-Fi base stations, but in a surprise to all, Apple has released a firmware update to the AirPort Express that gives it AirPlay 2 capabilities like multi-room audio.

Sneak Peek: Using Desktop Stacks in macOS Mojave

Learn how to use the new Desktop Stacks in macOS mojave with my sneak peek video.