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How to use Alexa’s voice support on your iPhone, right now

Here's how to access Alexa's voice commands on iOS. Plus, a tip for using Alexa on your phone to control your home from anywhere.<p><i>Video: How to use</i> …

Smart Homes

Find Luxury A380 Flights At Affordable Prices With New Airbus Smartphone App

Traveling internationally? Wouldn’t you rather fly in comfort on a giant A380? Now a new app and existing website from Airbus, iflya380, let you find and book A380 flights.<p>Airbus has been marketing the A380, the world’s largest passenger aircraft, to airlines over the last 15 years with mixed …

This TP-Link range extender adds 10,000 sq ft of gigabit Wi-Fi to any home network

Mesh Wi-Fi systems are the hottest trend in home networking right now. As great as they are, however, not everyone wants to spend $300, $400, or $500 …

Turn your iPhone/Android into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

iPhone 5

The Best Hacks For Finding A Cheap Flight

The airline industry desperately wants to squeeze as many Benjamins out of us flyers as they can, but you don’t have to fall prey to their price …

This free iOS 11 stuck recovery app can save you a trip to the Genius Bar

<i>This post is brought to you by Tenorshare, maker of ReiBoot.</i><p>When your iOS device fails to start up, you’ve got choices. You could sit around weeping like a little baby. Or you could schlep it to the nearest Genius Bar. Or you could make the smart move: You could try to fix it yourself with free iOS …

How To Find Cheap Business Class Flights To And From London

Here are my tips to find the cheapest First or Business Class flight tickets to London from North America, on airlines like Delta, United, American, …

How to create a bootable macOS High Sierra USB install drive [Video]

If you want the ability to perform a fresh and clean install of macOS High Sierra, then you should consider creating a bootable macOS High Sierra USB install drive. Not only will this walkthrough work for the macOS High Sierra beta, but it will also work for the final public release once available. …

iOS 11: How to use the new Files app

Apple has introduced its new Files app with iOS 11 and along with it come improvements for managing, editing, and sharing your data. Follow along for a look at this new iOS app.<p>If haven’t tried out iOS 11 you can check out our walkthrough here for installing the public beta. As we noted earlier, …

Apps

This adapter lets you easily record calls made on your iPhone

Have you ever tried to record a conversation on your iPhone? Believe it or not, it isn’t as easy as you would think it would be. There are few paid apps that attempt to take on the task, but all of them fall just a little short. You could always tape your conversations the old fashioned way through …

All you need to know about Slide Over, Split View in iOS 11

Slide Over and Split View have been overhauled in iOS 11, making them more powerful but also more complex. Both have been available since iOS 9, but — without drag-and-drop — they were little more than a convenient way to view two apps at once. Now, Slide Over and Split View are essential, allowing …

17 hidden useful tricks and shortcuts for your new Apple TV

As opposed to older Apple TV models, the latest version can install apps and is a fairly sophisticated computer that hooks up to your TV. Apple calls it "the future of television."<p>You can tell if you have the latest Apple TV by looking at the remote: the new version's remote has a touchpad and six …

Smart TV

iOS 11 is finally here: Best features, how to download and more

iOS 11 is now available.<p>Nowadays, Apple releases a beta version of iOS months ahead of its official release. So, we've already been playing with iOS and compiling how-tos so you can get started, too.<p><b>Editors' note</b>: This post was originally published on June 26, 2017, and continues to be updated with …

Friday 5: Affinity Photo – a must-have photo editing app for iPad Pro owners [Video]

When Serif’s Ash Hewson took the stage in San Jose during the WWDC 2017 keynote, you just knew that something big was about the be announced. That announcement, which didn’t disappoint, turned out to be Affinity Photo for iPad. The flagship desktop app makes its way to iOS for the first time after …

IPad Pro

How to install iOS 11 beta 2 right now without a developer account or a PC

Apple on Wednesday issued beta updates across the board, including iOS, macOS, and watchOS, which are available to developers right now. iOS 11 beta …

How to upgrade RAM in the (Mid 2017) 5K iMac and save up to ~$900 [Video]

I recently acquired the base model Mid 2017 5K iMac, and I have a post in the works that explains my reasoning for that decision. In a nutshell, I believe that this machine, at $1799, is by far the best bang for your buck as far as Macs go.<p>That said, it’s not perfect. One of the weakest points of …

Review: Emirates Business Class A380 Dubai To Los Angeles

I’ve reviewed Emirates first class many times before, though this was my first time in their A380 business class, so I was very excited to see how …

How to easily find and add missing location to images on Photos for Mac

Apple’s Photos app on macOS Sierra and iOS 10 lets you view photos on a map and search for images based on location, but your images won’t be included if they don’t have location data assigned. iPhones assign this data when shooting, but most standalone cameras can’t collect location by default. …

IPhone 7

Neo-Nazis are targeting Jewish people in small-town Montana

White supremacists made calls last week urging their online supporters to harass Jewish people in Whitefish, Montana. The anti-Semitic attacks come after Sherry Spencer, mother of prominent white nationalist and alt-right leader Richard Spencer, claimed the reaction to her son’s views hurt her real …

How to get Apple’s beautiful Apple TV screensavers on your Mac

• Download the Aerial project from GitHub. (It should automatically download from that link, but if it doesn’t, try reading this.)<br>• Open the .zip file and double-click the file “Aerial.saver” to install it.<br>• If your system’s setup doesn’t automatically allow downloads from untrusted developers, open …

Smart TV

Logitech Harmony Skill For Echo / Alexa Updated, Now Lets You Set Volume, Change Channels, More

Logitech has taken the next logical step in the progression of its Harmony range of intelligent remote controls by expanding the range of …

How to fix iCloud calendar spam

Apple is working on a fix<p>For the last few weeks, some iCloud users have been experiencing an uptick in spammy Calendar invites to fake events and things like Ray-Ban sales and Ugg discounts. And unlike email spam, simply declining the events may make things worse, since it shows the spammers that …

iCloud

Microsoft Toolkit 2.6.6 Windows and Office Activator Free Download

<i>INTRODUCTION</i><p><b>Microsoft Toolkit 2.6.6</b> is the fantastic toolkit for any computer consisting on windows. it is a set of tools that helps you manage, …

10 Brilliant iPhone Tricks You Didn't Know About

The iPhone is intuitive, easy and powerful. But even many Apple power users don't know these simple tricks.<p>1) Ask SIRI to open the Pod Bay Doors<p>Apple …

Recover Deleted Data from iPad and iPhone Without Backup

<b>SPONSORED POST</b><p>How to <b>recover</b> <b>deleted</b> <b>photos, videos, messages, WhatsApp, notes from iP</b><b>ad without backup</b><p>Our iPads hold so much data. From Music, photos, videos, contacts, text messages and so much more. As much as we like to store information on our iPads, we also inherently understand that the data …

5 Money-Saving Tricks Airlines Don't Want You to Know

Use these tech tricks to outsmart the airlines and save yourself some cash.<p>We all love to complain about airlines and their never-ending efforts to find new, clever, and incredibly annoying ways to squeeze every penny out of travelers. But when it comes to soothing your travel rage, revenge is …

Top 7 Tools for Budget Travelers

The days of relying on travel agents and hunting down elusive deals are over. Check out these seven budget travel tools to city-hop and save, just …

Apps

8 Great Resources for Finding Cheaper Holiday Season Flights

The holiday season is fast approaching, and that means it's time to start thinking about wintertime travel. Whether you're heading home to see your …

Air Travel

How to Control Your TV or Stereo with the Amazon Echo and Logitech Harmony Hub

If using a remote to turn on your TV is too old school for you, here’s how to use the Amazon Echo to turn on your television using your …