Sam Rickerd

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How to Hack Your Hotel's Finicky Wi-Fi to Stream Shows

How do even five-star hotel rooms have such utterly inadequate cable TV setups? Do they really need multiple house channels to loop videos on the …

Ex-Apple engineers made this $499 rearview backup camera that uses iPhone as a display

A startup called Pearl Automations is today launching preorders for a new accessory that adds a rearview backup camera to just about any car using an iPhone or other smartphone as a monitor. The company is notably made up of a large group of ex-Apple engineers and the accessory is just the first in …

How to Answer 10 of the Toughest Apple Interview Questions

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>The job search has never been easy — and it’s not meant to be.<p>With it being so competitive, especially …

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, …

Former Employee Of Google, Apple, And Microsoft On How To Master The Tech Interview

This interviewing expert urges software engineers to ditch perfectionism, avoid these common mistakes, and try these tactics.<p>When Gayle Laakmann McDowell had her first interview for a software engineering position at Microsoft 11 years ago, she didn’t know quite what she was getting herself into. …

How to make your own iPhone ringtone

How to save an iTunes track as a ringtone<p>One way to stand out from the crowd and personalise your iPhone is to use a custom ringtone, and we'll show …

Downgrade iOS 9 / 9.0.2 To iOS 8.4.1 Using OdysseusOTA 2.0

The good news in the world of jailbreaking continues to filter through. After Apple stopped digitally signing iOS 8.4.1 via its authentication …

Teens more in love with iPhones than ever, survey says

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>They're terribly endearing, but what do they really feel?<p>No, I'm not talking about engineers. I'm talking about teens. Those bumptious, erratic, extreme beings who end up becoming just like us -- and …

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Rumor: Apple to Launch 4K 21.5-inch iMac Next Week, iPad Pro Early November

- Oct 6, 2015<p><i>9to5Mac</i> reports “multiple reliable sources” say Apple will announce a new 4K 21.5-inch iMac lineup next week, with new models appearing …

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How to stop Photos from automatically launching when plugging your iPhone

Since I updated my Mac to the latest macOS version, the Photos app has decided to automatically launch every time I plug my iPhone in my computer for …

How to only transfer Activity and Health app data to a new iPhone

Transitioning to a new iPhone is made simple by iCloud backups, iTunes, and a few clicks or taps. Apple ensures it is easy to move from a fully …

Poor kid’s smartphone strength test ends in tears

No matter how robust you believe your smartphone case to be, battering it with a hammer just for the sake of it is never a good idea. One young boy …

Save over 45% on the ZeroLemon SolarJuice 10,000mAh solar battery pack [Deals]

You can pack pretty much anything into a survival kit: food, warm clothes, and water. What you can’t pack, however, is enough electrical power to give life to your iPhone or iPad – until now, that is.<p>Introducing the nifty ZeroLemon SolarJuice 10,000mAh Battery, an external power pack that uses the …

Win a new iPad Air 2 from iMore!

Leave an awesome comment below for your chance to win $500 towards your iPad Air 2!<p><b>All you have to do to enter is leave a comment on this post</b> …

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How to make an iPhone 5s dock out of nothing but LEGOs

Dropping cash on a new iPhone dock each time Apple decides to change the form factor can get pretty annoying, but if you’re down with rolling your own home brewed solution, you can actually create a sturdy dock for your iPhone 5s or iPod Touch using nothing but the LEGO blocks laying around your …

iPhone, iPad make muted return to Costco with big discounts

Costco is offering some great deals for the iPhone and iPad through its online portal, with the base 16 GB iPhone 5S being discounted by as much as …

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Tip of the Day: Siri Can Flip a Coin, Roll Dice, and Make Hard Parenting Choices for You

Siri can flip a coin, roll dice, or pick random numbers for you.<p>These may seem like amusing but ultimately useless tricks, unless you are a parent. In which case they can help you navigate all the tricky situations you deal with on a daily basis.<p>Need to decide which of your offspring is going to …

iOS: A visual history

In what is widely regarded as his greatest presentation ever, Apple's Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone to the world on January 9th, 2007. In the five-plus years since then, the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch have literally redefined the entire world of mobile computing. That world is moving so …

OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 Will Now Let You Record Your Screen

117<p>SHARES<p>App developers and downloaders rejoice! Apple will at last let you record your iOS device screen just by plugging it in via your Lightning …