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5 ways to repel mosquitos this summer

Mosquitos are a nuisance. No matter where you live, you've likely encountered these flying pests that suck your blood and leave itchy bite wounds. In fact, with the rise of the Zika virus in recent years, mosquitos are more than a nuisance in some areas. Zika, West Nile and malaria, all carried by …

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AirPlay 2: HomePod stereo, Apple TV challenges, macOS limitations

AirPlay 2 has been out for a few weeks now after shipping a week before WWDC 2018 and almost a year after it was previewed at WWDC 2017.<p>In the places where AirPlay 2 works, the audio streaming feature is a notable upgrade over the original AirPlay feature — but there are also weird choices and …

Our favorite car infotainment systems of 2018

How To Tell if Your iPhone Was Originally Purchased New, Refurbished, Replacement, or (Fancy!) Personalized

- May 11, 2018<p>If you’re buying a used iPhone, or need to have your iPhone repaired, or maybe it’s just a particularly boring weekend, you may wonder …

How to Make Your Own Ringtones for iPhone on iTunes

Your iPhone has a variety of free ringtones to peruse, and the iTunes Store has a gigantic selection of iPhone ringtones to purchase, but what if you want to make your own custom ringtone? Good news! You can make phone ringtones free using already purchased songs from your iTunes library. All you …

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How to Install Apple’s iOS 11.4 Software Update Ahead of Release Date

The company is working on a range of new features.<p>Apple is working on some big updates for its iPhones and iPads, and some of the biggest changes are …

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Apple could be using shady tactics to cash in on iPhone battery replacements

Apple’s iPhone battery replacement initiative was supposed to be a way of Apple getting out of trouble, after news about its iPhone battery throttling was released last year.<p>But according to a new report, Apple is being a bit shady about its replacement policy by finding minor faults with iPhones …

The best multi-room speakers you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Sonos/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>Home audio is evolving. Gone are the days when having multi-room audio meant wiring up an expensive …

How to Delete Privacy-Invading Facebook Apps on iPhone

Facebook is in major hot water after a whistleblower let the world know that the private information of more than 85 million account holders was improperly handed over to data consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica. Much of this data was gathered by third-party apps: quizzes, games, and other …

Apps

How to Share a List in Reminders on Your iPhone

One of my favorite features of the Reminders app is the ability to share lists over iCloud. The Reminders app includes great features like the ability to add and remove members from a list, and even to remind list members to accomplish tasks when they're at the correct location to do so. Once you …

Night Shift: The 6 Best Apple Watch Night-Stands Under $15

<b>* Ditch your old alarm and turn your Apple Watch into a bedside clock</b><b><br>* Charge your watch while utilizing the built-in nightstand mode</b><b><br>* Choose from</b> …

Hot Apple Watch Accessories You Don't Want to Miss

The Apple Watch Series 3 model has added LTE capability to the mix and continues to make the Apple Watch the best wearable device on the market. And …

Creamy Garlic Dip Recipe

"Creamy Garlic Dip is great with pretzels, chips, crackers and veggies. It tastes best when chilled overnight. Adjust the spices to taste. The recipe …

Best Apple Watch chargers, stands and cases for Series 3 [Updated]

From pocket-size, portable chargers to sleek, modernist stands and cases, <i>Cult of Mac</i> Watch Store has your Apple Watch Series 3 charging needs covered.<p>We’ve rounded up our favorite stands and docks for Apple Watch Series 3 from some of the best brands on the market — Nomad, Zens, Twelve South, Just …

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Apple still offers an iTunes version with App Store, Ringtones and other features removed in ‘focused’ iTunes 12.7

For people mourning the loss of a desktop iTunes client to store their app library or check the best-selling app charts, there is some hope. It has been noticed on Reddit that Apple offers a special version of iTunes, iTunes 12.6.3, which retains the features that were abruptly removed in iTunes …

New Apple Watch 3 Leak Adds Weight To New Features Rumors

The next Apple Watch won’t be tied to the iPhone for as many functions, at least in some of its models, a new source confirms. And the design of the Watch is not going to change massively, unlike some suggestions.<p>The source is much-admired Apple insider KGI Securities’ Ming-Chi Kuo. In a new …

Anker's new Alexa smart speaker is a dirt-cheap Echo Dot

The Alexa-enabled Eufy Genie from Anker offers voice-activated access to Amazon's popular virtual assistant for just $35.<p>The Genie is an Alexa-enabled smart speaker that'll sell for just $35. It's the newest gadget in Anker's Eufy range of smart home products, which Anker -- previously best known …

tvOS 11: How to join the new Apple TV public beta

This year tvOS joined macOS and iOS in offering a free public beta version of upcoming software updates, and Apple released the first tvOS 11 public beta for testing early last week. There aren’t a ton of flashy new features in tvOS 11, but there are a few nice improvements that you can start using …

How to Uninstall & Remove iOS 12 Beta from Your iPhone without Restoring Your Device

If you decided to participate in the iOS 12 public beta program but have found it a bit too glitchy, you might want to remove the update from your iPhone or iPad. But wait! You don't need to restore your device; there is a much easier way. If your goal is to uninstall the beta software from your …

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iOS 11: How to use the new Files app

Apple has introduced its new Files app with iOS 11 and along with it come improvements for managing, editing, and sharing your data. Follow along for a look at this new iOS app.<p>If haven’t tried out iOS 11 you can check out our walkthrough here for installing the public beta. As we noted earlier, …

This device will let you record all calls on an iPhone

Recording phone calls on an iPhone can be a pain. You either have to pay for an app that probably only works through a custom dialer (or the phone app, which doesn’t help if you need to make a call through WhatsApp, Skype, or a different service), or you end up using a tape recorder or another …

The Best iOS 11 Features We've Tried So Far

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How to downgrade from the iOS 11 public beta to iOS 10.3.3 the easy way

Ok, so you jumped on the iOS 11 public beta earlier this week to try some of the brand new features coming to iPhones and iPads this fall for …

HD HomeRun modernizes the old-school over-the-air TV game

The thing about being a cord-cutter is that you're always trying to plug holes. It doesn't matter what streaming video service you ultimately go with …

Bionik’s Nintendo Switch Accessories Play With Power

When it comes to battery life, the Nintendo Switch is a bit of a mixed bag. The controllers, whether you’re using the Pro Controller or the detached …

5 ways the Nintendo Switch is going to succeed

By Joseph Carey<p>The Nintendo Switch has launched off the starting grid with fire popping out of its exhaust and is so far taking every corner so well …

9 hidden features of Google Drive

I use Google Drive every day. I use it for work. I wrote this blog post in Google Docs, in fact. I use it at home, whether using Sheets to map out the summer schedule for my kids, or adding to my ever-expanding folder of recipes -- it makes it easy to share favorites with friends or access needed …

How to Edit & Format Text on iPhone or iPad

Once you get the hang of editing text on iPhone, I think you’ll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is. Furthermore, adding italics, bold text, or an underline on the iPhone is also easily doable. You can also indent right, select, copy, and paste text on the iPhone. It all starts with highlighting …

App specific passwords will be required to sign in to iCloud with third party apps from June 15, here’s how to make them

In its ongoing efforts to ensure strong security for customers, Apple will require the use of app-specific passwords from June 15th. This affects you if you use a third-party app that logs in with an iCloud email and password (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) to access contacts, calendar and mail …

Easiest Way to Download Facebook Videos to Your iPhone

Facebook videos are great and undeniably an easy way to kill time. They’re, of course, only available through the social media platform’s app and …