Chuck Joiner

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Tech Tip: Recovering Deleted Safari Browsing History on a Mac

Over the years, we’ve provided a lot of tips on how to recover space on your Mac, one of which is to delete your browsing history in Safari. That’s …

SQLite

The Best Accessories for Drones

You can have a lot of fun flying a drone by itself, but a few key accessories can make your flights smoother and more fun. We spent 40 hours …

Drones

How to Learn and Type in Morse Code on Your iPhone

Thanks to a new Gboard keyboard feature, you can now communicate via Morse code on iOS—just like Android users who have been dotting and dashing away …

Gboard

MacVoices #18167: Jeff Carlson Takes Control of Your Digital Storage For Mac - MacVoices

Our storage needs are growing every day. Photos, videos, documents…we are all getting and keeping more, and that’s why <b>Jeff Carlson</b> wrote <b>Take Control</b> …

iCloud

Apple Photos Print Products Unavailable After Sept. 30; Here Are Alternatives

Friday, July 13th, 2018 | Author: Steve Sande<p>Since 2002, iPhotos and Photos on the Mac have always offered the ability to create books, cards, and …

App Store

Here Are Two Ways to Print Multiple Files at Once in macOS

If you have multiple documents or files that you want to print from your Mac, you could open them one-by-one and print them individually. But there’s …

Linux

How to find the original timestamp on your photos after changing it

Photos for macOS lets you adjust the date and time assigned as metadata to images and videos in its library. This lets you fix chronological sorting …

Tutorials

7 Things to Consider Before Buying a CarPlay Receiver

Thinking of going hands-free in the car? Think about this before going all-out on CarPlay.Most new vehicles are equipped with Bluetooth technology, …

Android Auto

iOS 12: Setting up an alternative appearance using Face ID on iPhone X

In iOS 12, Apple introduces the ability to add an “alternative appearance” to Face ID on a single iPhone X device. Although Cupertino hasn’t …

iOS

How to tether your iPad Wi-Fi to your iPhone using Instant Hotspot

Link your iPad Wi-Fi to your iPhone in just a few easy steps: here's how to do it!If you have a Wi-Fi only iPad, or any internet capable device, you …

iPad Apps

Make bourbon peach cobbler in a Crock Pot because peaches + booze + slow cooker = dessert

<i>Welcome to Slow Cooker Week, in which</i> The Takeout <i>uses its favorite cold-weather kitchen appliance in the dead of summer.</i><p>I love my slow-cooker. A …

Slow Cookers

18 Siri commands for HomePod AirPlay 2 users

I use my HomePod daily. I have done so for months.<p>I think it’s a fantastic music system, and when you add a second unit using stereo pairing the …

Tech Trends

Wyze Cam gets Amazon Alexa Support - The Mac Observer

Wyze just addressed one of the biggest requests from Wyze Cam users: Alexa voice control support. Firmware updates are available for the Wyze Cam v2 …

How to create and manage alarms on Apple Watch

Create alarms on your Apple Watch so you don't miss (or sleep through) anything important.Just like on your iPhone, you can set alarms on your Apple …

Apple Watch

Four Great Power Banks to Replenish your MacBook Pro Battery on the Go

Charge your MacBook Pro on the go with these great power banks!Everyone hates running out of battery life when they are out and about, and power …

MacBook Pro

Should you get AppleCare+ for your MacBook or MacBook Pro?

Wondering if you should tack on extra money for AppleCare+ on your MacBook or MacBook Pro? Here's what you need to consider.If you've added a MacBook …

MacBook Pro

Affinity Designer for iPad: 20+ getting started tips and tricks [Video]

After using Affinity Designer on iPad, I can confidently say that there aren’t many apps of a similar echelon in the App Store. The companion app to Affinity Photo, Designer is a vector illustration app that can operate as an outright Adobe Illustrator replacement for many graphic artists.<p>In this …

Graphics

3 Ways to Uninstall Apps on Mac

- Jul 12, 2018<p>Whether you’re trying to clear up hard drive space or you just want to get rid of an unused app, uninstalling software is a fairly …

Operating Systems

How to View Logs from iPhone and iPad on a Mac

The iPhone and iPad generate logs of some system activity, including app crashes and other potentially interesting or helpful data. By connecting an …

Operating Systems

How to set 24-hour time on iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch & Mac

Those who live outside of the United States are typically accustomed to setting clocks to 24-hour time. However, that is not the default in the U.S.<p>Fortunately, Apple gives the option on all of its platforms to set 24-hour time, regardless of region. Follow along to learn how to flip the switch…<p><b>On</b> …

24hour

macOS: How to set a custom Siri keyboard shortcut

While many will argue that Siri on macOS needs a lot of work, it is still useful in some situations. In certain scenarios, you’ll want to use a keyboard shortcut to invoke Siri, especially since macOS is not capable of doing hands-free “Hey Siri” just yet.<p>Follow along to learn how to set a custom …

iOS

How to make voice and video calls using Alexa and your Amazon Echo

If you have an Amazon Echo in your home you already know how useful it can be. Whether you want to play music, turn on your lights, or just check the …

Amazon Echo

What Is Venmo, Does It Have Fees, and Is It Safe? All You Need to Know

Whether you're loaning friends some money or simply looking to pay back a buddy who picked up the tab at the bar last night, Venmo has quickly become …

Identity Theft

Best Noise-Cancelling Headphones 2018

In a world of noisy construction traffic, screaming children and loud talkers, the best present you can give (or receive) is the gift of peace and …

Consumer Tech

The Best USB-C Hubs and Docks

After spending 20 hours testing 22 USB-C hubs and five USB-C docks, we think Vava’s VA-UC006 USB-C Hub is the best option for connecting older …

USB Type-C

MacVoices #18166: Road to Macstock - Wally Cherwinski on Multicam Production - MacVoices

The Road to Macstock may be getting shorter, but is also picking up speed with a discussion with video guru Wally Cherwinski about his session and …

University of Cambridge

The One-Tap Technique for Switching to One-Handed iPhone Typing

The iPhone’s one-handed typing mode is perfect for when you need to send a text message but have only one hand free for typing. You can switch the …

iosdlda

How to Send Live Photos as Animated GIF from iPhone or iPad

The iPhone and iPad has a little-known capability to convert looping or bouncing Live Photos to animated GIFs natively by sending them through …

GIF Animations

macOS: How to enable Dock Magnification

One fun toggle that some users like to enable is the ability to enable Magnification on the Dock inside macOS. While this certainly isn’t a new feature, users may still want to know how to enable it.<p>Follow along as we walk you through how to enable Dock Magnification in macOS.<p>Fire up System …

iOS

9 iPhone apps for better-looking selfies

Facetune 2 (free, in-app purchases available)Image by Jackie Dove/IDGFacetune 2 is all selfies all the time, and as a specialist in beautifying …

Mobile Photography