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How to use Google Docs

Whether you’re a student or a working professional, chances are you’ll need to use a document creation program at some point. Depending on your …

The best RAW camera apps for Android and iOS

A RAW photo offers better image quality than a JPEG, but capturing RAW images was once a feature reserved for only DSLRs and other high-end cameras. …

Mobile Photography

Apple now performing rear camera repairs for iPhone X Face ID issues

In a new support document sent to retail stores and Authorized Service Providers this weekend and obtained by <i>9to5Mac</i>, Apple has outlined an updated repair process for instances where customers are experiencing issues with Face ID on the iPhone X.<p>Essentially, the document explains that employees …

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the Internet spans the gamut dispensing and gathering a myriad of information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the …

10 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Whether you received a new iPhone over the holidays as a gift or treated yourself to one, chances are you’re not using your smartphone to its fullest.<p>After all, with many hundreds of embedded features, not to mention a new operating system (iOS 11), no doubt there are some things you had no idea …

Apps

Logic Pros: What’s new in iOS & Mac music production this week

This is the place to catch up on all the biggest product announcements, hardware, apps, synths, Logic/GarageBand instruments and so much more in the world of iOS and Mac music production. This week, Audio Damage releases the new and improved Filterstation2 plug-in for Mac and soon for iOS, we …

2018 iPhone X leaks start to emerge including a bigger screen

We've heard rumors that Apple's 2018 iPhone lineup will primarily consist of handsets featuring an edge-to-edge iPhone X design, but not all might feature that handset's glass back or OLED display.<p>In fact, according to a new report from Nikkei, Apple is considering that one of these phones will …

How to turn any song into a ringtone with GarageBand for iOS

There are very few iOS tasks that still require a Mac. One of those is getting your own ringtones onto your iPhone. You can buy them, but you can’t add a downloaded ringtone onto your iPhone without hooking up to iTunes. Or can you? GarageBand on iOS lets you save your own creations as ringtones, …

12 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Google Maps Could Do

Some of the best features of Google’s mapping app are among the hardest to find—until you know where to look.<p>Google Maps is great for just getting around. But don’t be fooled: The app is much more than a glorified Garmin. Maps has all sorts of powerful features and time-saving shortcuts that aren’t …

Maps

What to expect from the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X

After months of rumors and leaks, the next iPhone is just days from being unveiled at Apple’s brand new Steve Jobs Theater.<p>So, what do we know so far? Typical of Apple leaks in recent years, we’ve heard trickles of information on just about every piece of the new device, but, as always, everything …

25 Photography Gadgets and Gear To Shoot Like A Pro

There is nothing more fun than shopping for new gear and gadgets. But you always want to make sure you’re getting the right new gear and gadgets …

Everything you need to know about the new Files app on iOS 11

Files is the new Finder app for iOS 11, and it’s already about a million times better than the basic file-picker it replaces — iCloud Drive. Files is a central place from which to access all the files on your iDevice, and in iCloud. You can find, organize, open, and delete all the files on your …

Apple Watch will sync with your treadmill to share workout data

Apple introduced WatchOS 4, the newest iteration of the operating system that powers Apple Watch today at WWDC.<p>There was a big focus on health, with new features coming to the Activity and Workout apps on the watch like a swimming-centric mode and the ability to track back-to-back workouts.<p>However, …

Smartwatches

How iOS 11 could change the iPhone

The iPhone improves every year in two ways: through a big hardware launch every September that also comes with a software refresh.<p>Everyone knows that a new iPhone debuts every fall. But three months earlier, Apple's annual WWDC developers conference gives an early preview of changes that are …

Apple Watch

How To Set Up Google Assistant's Little-Known And Super-Useful Shortcuts

How can I help?[/caption]<p>Google does a great job improving and refining their core products. They don’t always do such a good job letting you know what they’ve done. One of the more useful features of Google Assistant is that you can set up shortcuts that substitute commands of your choice for the …

Google

26 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

The mapping product that can do everything can actually do a whole lot more.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

We Bet You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Could do This

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the iPhone this year. Launched in 2007, the iPhone is an amazing smartphone that …

This iPhone case is revolutionary! Adds dual SIM, wireless charging, Android OS, second screen and more - IBTimes India

The smart iPhone case adds secondary Android smartphone to the back of an iPhone with all these features.<p>Forget all the iPhone accessories you've …

10 Artists Making a Splash at SXSW 2017

Young M.A.<p>This Brooklyn-based MC’s 2016 swirling, braggadocio-filled “OOOUUU” was an across-the-board smash, hitting year-end critics’ polls, …

Indie Music

Meet the Most Innovative Music Startups at SXSW

The <b>Music Startup Spotlight</b> takes place tomorrow on the 4th Floor of the <b>Hilton Hotel</b>. For two energetic hours, you can meet the most exciting music …

Startups

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 …

Stream Practically Anything to an Apple TV With These 5 Apps

You’ve got your shiny new Apple TV hooked up to a big display... so how do you get all the videos you own up there on screen? Easy enough for your …

Smart TV

How to Optimize Your iPhone Music Storage

Need to free up space on your iPhone, but having a hard time parting with absolutely anything it contains? I don’t know about you, but I’m that person with a 64 GB iPhone that has 35 GB of music—in other words, way more than I could ever listen to. That storage could be put to better use; and now …

10 awesome iOS 10 tips that will make you an iPhone power user

Every time Apple releases a new version of iOS, we painstakingly go through all of the cool new functions and hidden features Apple incorporated into …

Tips for Getting Your Life Organized in 2017

The key to success next year might just be getting organized. And it's not just about order. Living an organized life has the power to save you time and energy, increase your productivity, and just plain make you happier. But where to start? With these seven expert-approved tips, of course, that …

9 Basic Mac Hacks To Make Your Life Super Easy

Have you always been a Windows person and now have recently switched to a MacBook Pro?Do you find the Apple interface confusing?Are you a Mac user, …

Texas Legislative Information Computer Network

Find the bills that affect you with powerful <i>manual</i> and <i>automatic</i> searches such as:<p>Keyword<p>Legal citation<p>Subject<p>Author<p>Progress<p>Companion<p>Organize your …