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How to Share Your iTunes Library Among Multiple Devices

You have one iTunes library at home but you want to share it among different devices. Here's how.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Apple’s WWDC is moving to San Jose

Apple just announced that its Worldwide Developers Conference is going to move back to San Jose after a long run at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. It’s going to happen on June 5-9, 2017 and registrations will open on March 27.<p>Why is Apple leaving San Francisco for the McEnery Convention …

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This little device is the cheapest, fastest cloud storage you can buy

You don't have to worry about a physical hard drive cluttering your workspace or having to carry it around. All your stuff is in the "cloud," which you can access from any device with an internet connection.<p>Yet, a startup called Lima proposes you keep your physical hard drive - or actually go out …

Simple Tricks to Getting Sharp Images With Your Camera

Let's face it.There are a lot of things that can go wrong when creating a photo.The horizon might be off or the framing might not be pleasing to the …

4 fun toys to get your kids into coding

Whether you’re a tech geek who wants to pass your interests on to your offspring, or a tech-challenged individual desperate to end the technical illiteracy cycle with you, toys are a great way to trick your kids into learning.<p>There’s a huge trend in STEM toys meant to spark children’s interest in …

Apple reportedly testing a new Apple TV with 4K output, may launch later this year

Apple is testing a new version of the Apple TV set-top box for release ‘as soon as this year’, according to Bloomberg. The box is apparently codenamed ‘J105’ and would be an incremental upgrade over the current fourth-generation box with new internals to support output at ultra-high definition 4K …

Latest report suggests iPhone 8 screen features higher 521 PPI density, 3x Retina scaling like Plus models

Last night, reliable Apple analyst KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo posted his latest assessment of the iPhone 8 detailing the addition of a virtual function area replacing the physical Home button. However, the report also included screen resolution specs which help draw some additional insight.<p>KGI’s numbers …

'Bank of Apple' Moves Closer With New Patent To Kill PayPal, Square

Apple has quietly filed for a new patent which details a person-to-person money transmission method which could potentially grab market share from PayPal and Square, and hit the already beleaguered banking sector struggling to keep up with FinTech.<p>Apple is already banking on consumers using the …

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This Steve Jobs quote perfectly sums up the key to success

Jobs held a staff meeting and explained the role passion would play in revitalizing the brand:<p>The simple phrase — "people with passion can change the world" — holds the secret to entrepreneurial success.<p>Nearly a decade later, in 2005, Jobs returned to the theme in his famous commencement speech at …

Picasa Desktop Users Prompted To Move To Google Photos Backup Instead

As part of the transition to Google’s new photo hosting and sharing service, Google Photos, launched this May, users of Google’s older Picasa desktop software are now being prompted to upgrade to Google Photos Backup for saving their images to Google’s cloud storage. The change could signal the …

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iPad mini 4 (2015): Everything We Know

Design and Display<p>The iPad mini 4 looks like a smaller version of the iPad Air 2. It's just as thin, and it weighs only 0.65 pounds, making it the ultimate portable tablet. At 6.1mm thick, it's 18 percent thinner than the iPad mini 3.<p>It continues to use the same 7.9-inch 2048 x 1536 Retina display …

A Visual History of the iTunes Icon

Jan 9, 2001<p>iTunes 1.0 — Beginnings<p>The first, and lesser-known, icon appeared on Mac OS 9 when iTunes 1.0 made its debut. Apple heavily marketed …

Tips for Getting Siri to Play Tracks in Apple Music

If you are signed up for the free, three-month trial of Apple Music, you probably know by now many of the cool features the streaming music service has to offer. But, did you know that Siri can make the experience even better? We've got a few tips for getting Siri to act as your digital deejay.<p>To …

How to get a refund for iTunes or App Store purchases

If you experience a problem with music, movies, TV shows, books, or apps you purchase from iTunes or the App Store, you can request a refund directly …

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How to Block Facebook Game Requests

Some of your Facebook friends like games. A lot. Some of your Facebook friends want you to like games a lot too. And you know this because they've sent you so many Facebook game requests that you are considering unfriending them just to make the onslaught stop.<p>We at <i>iPhone Life</i> don't want to tell …

UK High Court ruling effectively outlaws ripping CDs into iTunes, Time Machine, iTunes Match and Apple Music

It appears it’s not just governments who shouldn’t be allowed anywhere near technology – it’s also courts. The UK’s High Court recently overturned legislation permitting citizens to duplicate copyrighted material for their own private use, and <i>TorrentFreak</i> confirmed with the UK Intellectual Property …

Keynote for Mac 6.5.3 review: Gradual improvements make it more competitive with PowerPoint

Two years ago, when Apple entirely revamped its iWork apps, I wasn’t terribly impressed with Keynote 6.0. Although I appreciated the interface …

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How to be sure Photos for Mac stores full-resolution images

Brian Cahoon is concerned about where his photos and other media live. As a former Aperture user, he used its vault feature to back up his library. …

20 Travel Tools You Need To Know About

This article is meant to help travelers find beneficial travel tools. It covers everything from cheap transportation, maps, currency exchange apps, …

Why it’s time to ditch Chrome on your MacBook

With a 64.8% market share as of July 2015, Google Chrome is by far the most widely used web browser on the planet, easily dwarfing competing browsers …

Three top tips to keep connected cars safe from hackers

As auto manufacturing dips a toe into the computing realm, how can consumers be protected?<p>There are three principles automakers must implement …

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​How to secure Windows 10: The paranoid's guide

Worried sick over Windows 10's privacy settings? There's a lot you can do to lock them down, but you will lose some functionality along the way.<p>Just …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

Attackers can access Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive files without a user's password

The so-called "man-in-the-cloud" attack is said to be a common flaw in most cloud-based file synchronization services.<p>Hackers don't even need your …

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Study: Apple Pay Adoption and Usage Rates Falling

- Aug 6, 2015<p>A study published this week indicates the number of iPhone users that are willing to try out Apple Pay has declined over the past three …

Apple officially confirms it is building its own mapping, with Street View style imagery

We exclusively revealed last month that Apple is developing its own mapping database, complete with 3D Street View imagery – and the company has now officially confirmed this on a new webpage.<p>Apple is driving vehicles around the world to collect data which will be used to improve Apple Maps. Some …

Beware authentication popups in iOS Mail: bug allows convincing-looking phishing attacks

<b>Update:</b> Apple confirmed it’s aware of the issue and working on a fix:<p>“We are not aware of any customers affected by this proof of concept, but are working on a fix for an upcoming software update.”<p>If you are reading mail on your iPhone and iPad and a popup appears asking you to re-login to iCloud …

Apple adds Notes beta to iCloud site for iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 El Capitan testers

Apple has upgraded the version of its Notes app on iCloud.com this week to the much more capable version shown off on Monday at WWDC. The beta version of Notes is available specifically for iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 El Capitan testers.<p>Users logging in with accounts not using the new beta operating …

How-To: Prepare your iPhone, iPad or Mac for iOS 9 + OS X El Capitan public betas

Up until recently, unfinished “beta” versions of iOS and OS X were only officially available to registered Apple developers, enabling companies to make their apps compatible before the operating systems were publicly released. But to increase openness and expand its pool of beta testers, Apple …

The Internet is a vast and growing digital place where millions of people from around the globe have a unique opportunity to connect with one …

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