Christian Berndt

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How to delete your old Apple iCloud backups and free up space

Tips<p>Deleting multiple backups can help conserve valuable storage space in Apple's iCloud. Here's how to free up space in iCloud to ensure that your …

App Store

Apple's Stock Is Down Due To Overblown iPad Concerns

Apple’s shares are down about 1% to $119 while the overall stock market is down about 0.4%. There is an article on 9to5Mac that has data from KGI Research’s Apple analyst Ming Chi-Kuo (who is quite good) that iPad sales could decrease 30% year over year in calendar 2015 to between 44-45 million.</i> …

iPad Mini

6 Ways To Supercharge Your Search Engine Rankings In 2015

As we approach new digital marketing campaigns for 2015, let’s review the best practices as defined by the leading search engines to help your local business rank within the search results.<p>There are many different localized organic factors which effect ranking, they can be broken down into the …

Marketing

How to Structure a Perfect SEO Optimized Page

With Google looking at over 200 factors when ranking a website, how do you know which ones to focus on? Or better yet, what steps do you need to take …

Worst. Marketing. Advice. Ever. Top Brands Share All

Someone once said, “The best advice is this: Don’t take advice and don’t give advice.”<p>While that statement isn’t true for the most part, there are a …

3 Digital Marketing Mistakes To Avoid In 2015

<i>This article was co-authored by Brent Gleeson and Jeffrey Baskin.</i><p>As we begin a new year in 2015, the writing is on the wall. Digital marketing is not only here to stay but it is consistently becoming a larger part of most companies’ marketing budgets every year. According to Emarketer.com, in 2010 …

Marketing

Seven Ways To Delight Customers Even Before They Talk To You

It’s the little things that matter in the end, especially in a field like customer service. You might be spending a lot of time and effort making …

Customer Experience

Despite lawsuit, Apple's iOS 8 storage is actually far more efficient than Google's Android, Samsung's Galaxy, Microsoft Windows

Editorial<p>There's something about Apple that makes people lose their minds, particularly people who are journalists. The most likely explanation is …

Textastic Code Editor update adds support for iCloud Drive, Handoff, and more

With iCloud Drive and Handoff support, you can now sync your files between the iOS and Mac apps easily. You can also choose to open files from …

Ten tips for taking great iPhone photos

Here are ten great tips for making the most of your iPhone photography.<p>The iPhone is a fantastic device for snapping pictures: It has excellent …

Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 2: Your First Taste of Xcode

<i>Do you have an idea for an app but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How To Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Join me each week</i> …

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Subway investigates China media reports of doctored expiry dates

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. fast-food chain Subway is investigating media reports in China that workers at an outlet in Beijing doctored food labels and used produce beyond its expiry date, a Shanghai-based spokeswoman for the firm said on Monday.<p>Chinese media reports that started circulating on …

Beginner's guide: How to set up and start using your new iPhone

If you just got your first iPhone, Welcome to the Apple ecosystem. We're here to help!<p>Whether you just bought the brand new iPhone X, the iPhone 8, …

Cleaning Coffee (and Other Spills) off a Keyboard

Wherever there’s a Mac being used for work, there’s often a mug of coffee close by. If you do happen to spill coffee on your keyboard — or worse, …

Prenatal Development

The first 10 apps to install on your brand-new Mac

It used to be all the rage to photograph in excruciating detail the “unboxing” of a new piece of gear, especially hardware that few people (or no one …

Battery Diag Is a Pretty, Informative Battery Monitor for Your MacBook

OS X: Battery Diag is a battery monitor for your MacBook that looks great and provides useful information about the battery in your Apple laptop. It …

Disk App is a fun and powerful new way to clear up space on your Mac

Is your Mac feeling a little bit sluggish? Are you running out of disk space, but aren’t sure which files to delete? Consider Disk App, the newest …

The complete history of Mac OS X gets broken down in one brilliant illustrated guide

Want to see how OS X has evolved over the years? If so then you should check out this complete guide posted over at <i>Git-Tower</i> that uses well done …

An App That Helps Retailers Steal Each Other's Customers

Holiday shopping, that happy American pastime, seems to get a little more cutthroat with each passing year.<p>Those already insane 4 a.m. door-buster …

iFixit: How to fix your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus in 21 easy guides

iFixit gave Apple’s iPhone 6 a repairability score of 7, the highest ever for Apple’s flagship and most popular device in their September teardown. That bodes well for folks who want to take their iPhone repairs into their own hands, though perhaps it’s best to give the Geniuses at Apple a chance …

Wallpaper Weekends: Bokeh for iPhone 6

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch.<p>Another edition for …

Explaining the Hyperloop, in Basic Terms

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop transportation system may seem complicated, but it’s really quite simple.<p>Earlier today, PayPal co-founder and Tesla CEO Elon …

10 Awesome Wallpapers Inspired By Google's Material Design

575<p>SHARES<p>Google's Material Design is probably the most interesting design trend since Microsoft introduced their Windows UI back in 2012. It features …

NASA Finds A Pink Planet That Challenges Current Theories

About 57 light years from Earth, astronomers have discovered a large new planet, colored a deep magenta. It’s the second planet whose color has been directly observed by astronomers, the first being HD 189733b. That alone would make this find noteworthy. But equally noteworthy is the fact that the …

All the elements arranged by the country that discovered them

NASA: Sun Getting Ready For A 'Field Flip'

Our nearest star is about to pull a once-in-11-years move by swapping its north and south magnetic poles.<p>The sun's polarity switch is a natural part of "solar max" — the period of peak activity during what averages out to be roughly an 11-year cycle. According to NASA, this year will mark the …

Next iPhone tipped for September 10 unveiling

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>The summer might be winding down, but iPhone (s aapl) news continues to heat up. According to a report from AllThingsD, Apple …

Tech Giants: Move To Specialized Computing Or Die

If you follow high-tech like I have for the past 25 years, it probably “feels” like the rate of change is increasing. While I’m not a die hard “Singularity” devotee, it just makes sense that if today’s technology is used to develop newer technology for tomorrow, the rate of change will increase. …

Samsung and AT&T exchanging water-damaged Galaxy S4 Active handsets (update: confirmed)

Bummed because your Galaxy S4 Active didn't hold up as advertised while you were swimming laps? Well, it seems like Samsung and AT&T may be offering a solution: a chance to exchange those water-logged handsets. Thanks to a tipster, <i>Phone Arena</i> has learned that the swap will take place, but only for …

Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Alexey Kashpersky (High-Res)

Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Alexey Kashpersky (High-Res).