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How to use and navigate Apple TV through Control Center on your iPhone or iPad

Have you lost your Siri Remote? Would you like to control Apple TV with your iPhone or iPad? The good news is, you can do just that, right from …

Smart TV

Keep Your Location & Browsing Private with TunnelBear VPN App

Establishing a Virtual Private Network (VPN) is important for keeping your personal information safe, especially when on public Wi-Fi. We often think about using a VPN on our computers, but it's worth getting on for iPhone as well. With TunnelBear VPN on iPhone, you can browse the web securely at …

Information Systems

Oven “Fried” Chicken Drumsticks with Peach Barbecue Sauce

Cutting down on the fat doesn’t mean cutting out any flavor with this oven “fried” chicken, featuring a savory spice rub and a sweet, tangy peach …

Cooking

How to place a group FaceTime call on iOS 12

FaceTime, for the first time, is getting a pretty big upgrade in iOS 12. Not only can you do silly things like use Animoji or Memoji during a call, but you're no longer limited to calling a single person.<p>Instead, FaceTime is now capable of group calls for up to 32 people. Insanity!<p>Right now, iOS 12 …

iOS

Can you really get fit on an electric bike?

It's that time of year when, spurred on by watching the world's top cyclists conquer French mountains, we all fancy heading out on a leisurely cycle. But here's a question that will leave Mamils (middle-aged men in Lycra) choking on their energy gels: can you get fit on a bike with a battery? As …

Electric Vehicles

14 Hidden Gem Restaurants in Miami, 2018 Edition

The best off the radar places<p>With so many restaurants in South Florida, how does one decide where to eat? While Instagram provides some mouth-watering photos, there is no guarantee the food is actually good — and not all restaurants have social media. Here’s a list of some off the radar and hidden …

Texas

iPad Slow? Learn How to Speed up iPad, Even Older Ones!

If you have an older iPad, you may have noticed that it's not as fast as it used to be and asked yourself, "why is my iPad so slow?" There are lots of different reasons why your iPad may be running more slowly than it did when you first bought it, and luckily there are just as many ways to speed it …

Apps

How To Get Trackpad Features On An Older iPhone With iOS12

Image: Paul Harding, Flickr<p>iOS: Ah 3D Touch, Apple’s pressure-sensitive smartphone feature. The artist formerly (creepily?) known as Force Touch …

Apple

Apple’s iOS 12 Beta 4 vs iOS 11.4.1 (Video)

Apple recently released their fourth beta of iOS 12, they also released their new iOS 11.4.1 software and now we have some videos of iOS 12 Beta 4 vs …

iOS

How to Use AirPlay 2 from Control Center on iPhone

iOS 11.4 finally rolled out the much-anticipated AirPlay 2. This upgraded version of AirPlay allows multiple HomePods to wirelessly connect, sync, and stream content from Apple devices including iPads, iPhones, Apple TVs, and the sixth-generation iPod Touch. AirPlay 2 makes multi-room streaming …

AirPlay

How to Use Instant Tuning in iOS 12 and Change Notification Behavior on the Fly

As part of its digital health initiative in iOS 12, Apple has introduced some improvements to the way app notifications can be managed, enabling users to more easily reduce the number of daily distractions their iPhone or iPad throws their way.<p>One of these new features is called Instant Tuning, …

iOS

Florida bucket list: 20 things you have to do in the Sunshine State

When you think of Florida, what comes to mind?<p>Is it the miles and miles of coastline? University of Florida football? Florida State football? How about rocket launches? Do you think of alligators in the Everglades? Or do you dream about swimming with a sea cow?<p>Luckily, because of the Sunshine …

National Parks

How to Use the New Photos App Features in iOS 12

In iOS 12, Apple has introduced some new features to the Photos app that aim to make it easier for you to search, share, and enjoy your photo collection. Here's how to make the most of them.<p>The most prominent addition in the Photos app is a new <b>For You</b> tab, which replaces the old Memories and Shared …

Apps

Florida Island Named "Most Excellent" City in the World

Edging out many, well, other excellent cities, Key West, Florida, has been named TripAdvisor's "Most Excellent" Place to Travel Worldwide, which is …

TripAdvisor

7 iPhone X Features & Tricks Average Users Are Probably Overlooking.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) There are many iPhone X features and tricks people still don’t use. Some of them simply improve user experience, while some of the …

Apps

8 Smart bikes to make your commute easier than ever

With more and more people biking to work, the technology of bikes has only improved. From seamless navigation to ultra-light frames to bikes that …

Electric Vehicles

Win a brand new electric bike plus accessories up to the value of £1,500 courtesy of Halfords

Rediscover the joy of cycling, revolutionise your commute or reconnect with loved ones aboard your very own e-bike with matching accessories<p>Whether you’re a daily pedaller or a weekend wheeler, this competition could see you doing all your two-wheeled travel in serious style as Halfords is offering …

Electric Bikes

Parillino foldable ebike from Moto Parilla looks like mini Ducati

After CARBON SUV ebike we wondered what will the next Moto Parilla ebike look like, and we are not disappointed by what we saw on Eurobike. New …

Motorcycles

This ebike has nearly twice the range of the Chevy Volt

Previous Next<p>1 of 10<p>If there is one area where ebikes have continued to make inroads, it is with urban commuters looking for efficient alternatives …

Electric Vehicles

Faster and farther: Bulls Cross E8 electric bike review

A good bike made better with an electric motor, but it's pricey. And you have to pedal.<p>As the managing editor of Ars Technica, one of my duties is to …

Electric Bikes

Stream video to any TV from your iPhone or Android with this $16 gadget

Rarely do you come across products that bridge the gap between iOS and Android. After all, Apple uses proprietary software and Google uses all sorts …

Tech Trends

How to Record the Screen on Your iPhone or iPad

Need to capture exactly what’s on your screen? The built-in Screen Recording tool can create a video of your screen activity and can also help you …

Google Chrome

Best Free Movie Apps for Mac and iPhone

- Jul 12, 2018<p>From Netflix to iTunes, there are no shortage of ways to watch video content on your macOS or iOS devices. But many of these services …

iOS Apps

Grilled Shrimp Scampi in a Foil Packet

A super-fast, simple and summery version of shrimp scampi -- with no chasing your shrimp around the grill or dropping it through the grates. Plus, …

Seafood

Raleigh's Electric Bike Eventually Won Me Over

As far back as I can remember, I’ve almost always trusted my first instinct. Yet I’m not afraid to admit when I’m wrong. Which is why I’m stating right now that my initial gut feeling was off about Raleigh’s <b>Tamland iE Step Over electric bicycle</b>.<p>When I first saw this bike in person, I couldn’t quite …

bikes

This $34 accessory lets you connect your TV to any Bluetooth headphones

If you’re tired if getting jabbed in the ribs at night because you’re watching TV while your partner is trying to sleep, we’ve got something that’s …

Tech Trends

How To: Use the Shortcuts App on Your iPhone in iOS 12 for Custom Siri Actions & More

One of the most exciting additions to iOS 12 for iPhones is called Shortcuts, a tool integrated with Siri to help you get things done faster. While …

Apps

Apple’s USB Restricted Mode: how to use your iPhone’s latest security feature

Apple quietly introduced a significant privacy safeguard as part of the new iOS 11.4.1 update that was released on July 9th. USB Restricted Mode prevents USB accessories that plug into the Lightning port from making data connections with an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch if your iOS device has been …

Information Systems

"World’s most efficient" bicycle drivetrain unveiled at Eurobike

At the heart of the prototype drivetrain is a cylindrical carbon fiber shaft, that reaches from the single chainring in front to a flat 13-speed …

Carbon Fiber

How to Stop Facebook from Accessing Your Contacts on iPhone

If you have the Facebook app on your iPhone, you've agreed to allow Facebook access to all your phone's contacts. If you don't remember giving that permission, neither do I; but apparently, it's part and parcel of the terms of service. Don't worry, though; there's an easy way to change this sharing …

Facebook