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7 menswear brands you’ll like as much as J.Crew

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>J.Crew Most people try to avoid buying clothes that have ostentatious brand logos on them. However, if you purchase all, or nearly all, …

Game-changing Apple TV, cheaper gold Watch and an iPad keyboard all coming at iPhone 6s event

With all the leaks we’ve seen about next week’s big Apple event, it seems like the iPhone maker will not have that many surprises for the audience …

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Welcome to IMDb's most powerful title search. Using the options below you can combine a variety of the types of information we catalog to create …

Automatic: Your Smart Driving Assistant on Your Smartphone [Sponsor]

There’s a mountain of data inside your car waiting to be unleashed, and all you have to do is plug in a quick little connector and download a mobile application.<p>Automatic is a smart driving assistant that plugs into your car's data port and lets you connect your smartphone (either iPhone or …

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Happy Birthday Unemployment Insurance! Moving From Surviving to Thriving

August 14, 2015 marks the 80th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's signing of the Social Security Act. This historic step started unemployment insurance (UI). As advocates for economic justice, we should celebrate this event and its enduring legacy while striving to make UI work better …

How to Force Reboot Apple Watch

Apple Watch is generally very stable and rarely needs to be rebooted or restarted, but sometimes it can become stuck, frozen, unresponsive, or a …

How to fix Mac desktop icons

It might be the case that the icons on your Mac aren't showing up properly, something that's easily fixable with a quick Terminal …

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Apple Debuts Three New Apple Watch Videos Highlighting Music, Fitness and Travel Apps

Apple today introduced three new Apple Watch videos on its YouTube channel, highlighting third-party apps designed for the wrist-worn device. Each of the three videos focuses on a different subset of apps, covering music, fitness, and travel.<p>The videos all depict a single Apple Watch that displays …

How to Keep Siri from Mixing up Events and Reminders

It can be really handy to use Siri to create events and reminders — so much faster than opening the app and doing it manually. However, you need to be careful how you word your request, because Siri will sometimes mix things up: creating an event when you wanted a reminder, and vice versa.<p>To ensure …

How to use Siri on an Apple Watch

If you want to look something up using your Apple Watch, there are fewer more annoying answers than being told to open up an iPhone app. That's not …

How to Edit Calendar Events with Siri

I'm finding it so much easier to interact with my personal information apps via Siri compared to opening the app and entering the information, especially setting a calendar event or a reminder. You just speak a few words and it's done. What I didn't know, until recently, is that you can also use …

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Everything you need to know about iCloud Music Library

How iCloud Music Library works<p>Both Apple Music and the stand-alone iTunes Match service include a feature called iCloud Music Library. Here's what …

65 funny things to ask Siri for a good giggle - Pocket-lint

If you have an iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch, you've probably met Siri, Apple's voice assistant. He is an interesting little fellow, sometimes useful, …

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Quickly share your favorite Apple Music songs with friends (tip)

As we are getting used to the new Apple Music streaming service many users are finding it better than most of its competitors. The best thing about …

Apple Music

Use Siri's Shazam feature to add any song to your Music library

Imagine you are at this really cool party and you are loving every other song that is being played there. Now imagine this, you can add any song that …

Apple Music

Hey, Siri: Play a fart sound

If you’ve got the future strapped to your wrist and an iPhone paired with said Apple Watch, you can prank your friends with the lowest form of humor imaginable: the fart sound.<p>You’ll also need Apple Music, as this trick relies on the sound effect albums therein.<p>Here’s how to fart at your friends …

How to clean up the Mac Launchpad in OS X

Launchpad - a built-in feature of OS X for Mac - is a way to easily organize, manage and access your apps in a manner similar to that found on iOS. …

Operating Systems

Apple releases iOS 8.4 with Apple Music, Beats 1, and all-new Music app

As promised, Apple has just released the iOS 8.4 software update featuring an all-new Music app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch to the public after testing with developers since mid-April. While it includes smaller changes throughout, the update primarily delivers an overhauled Music app with <b>Apple</b> …

How to cancel/stop Apple Music subscriptions from automatic renewal after free trial

Apple Music officially launched today in iOS 8.4 alongside an integrated radio service featuring the 24/7 live streaming station known as Beats 1. Everyone is getting a free three month trial, but once that ends, Apple will start charging the credit card on your Apple ID with either the $9.99/month …

How to Add and Remove Apps from Dock on Apple Watch with WatchOS 3

Say goodbye to Glances on Apple Watch. With WatchOS 3, the Apple Watch has a customizable dock that allows you to quickly jump into apps you often use. The dock on the Apple Watch is opened by tapping the side button, which used to contain the circle of friends in previous Apple Watch operating …

How to reset and re-pair your Apple Watch

If your Apple Watch stops responding to your iPhone, you can reboot it or you can turn the Bluetooth connection off and on. If that doesn’t work to reconnect your Watch, you might need to reset it, and then you’ll need to re-pair it.<p>Here’s how.<p>To restart your Apple Watch, press and hold the side …

How to Get the Most Accurate Heart Rate Reading on Apple Watch

Apple Watch features a heart rate monitor to help guide you through your workout sessions, tracking your heart rate while you exercise to better determine the amount of calories you burn during your activities.<p>The monitor also automatically tries to measure your heart rate every 10 minutes, but …

How to breathe new life and increased performance back into an iPad that has become slow and sluggish

So, you’ve got an iPad and it’s starting to get a little slow on you. Stop me if this sound familiar– first, you do your best to free up as much storage space as you can muster by deleting old, unused apps. Next, you decide to offload your photo library and data to iCloud, or whatever other …

Operating Systems

How to send any file with Mail Drop in OS X

Mail Drop was introduced in OS X Yosemite as a way to send large files and attachments via the OS X Mail.app without having to go through any Mail …

Operating Systems

Living With: Apple Mail - (Jun 16)

Postbox, Airmail 2, Outlook and of course Gmail: those are just the email apps and services I've tried this year. Any of them could've become my …

Apps

How to Speed Up Your Slow Mac

Without a little tender love and care, your Mac can start to feel slow and rusty. Although, it doesn’t have to. Here are three things I just did to make my 1.5-year-old MacBook Air run like new.

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How to Use the Mail App on Apple Watch

Dealing with daily emails on Apple Watch is probably low on the list of things you want to do with the wrist-worn device, especially since you can't actually write or respond to emails in the Apple Watch Mail app. However, Mail can be a useful way to clean out your inbox without pulling out your …

How to find, install, rearrange, and delete apps on your Apple Watch

Third-party Apple Watch apps aren't <i>truly</i> apps — they're iPhone app extensions. As such, when you download an iPhone app with an Apple Watch …

Weird Digital Crown fix will make you fear for your Apple Watch

My Apple Watch is getting a little crufty. I wear it every day, including when I sweat a lot — like during a run, for example.<p>Recently, the Digital Crown started to get a little tough to turn. It took extra effort to spin the darn thing, and I wasn’t able to rotate it smoothly anymore.<p>Luckily, …

How to easily re-size the link bracelet on your Apple Watch

How to remove links on your Apple Watch bracelet<p>Remove your Apple Watch.<br>• Find one of the six links on the twelve o'clock or six o'clock side of your …