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New Nikon D500 firmware update coming at the end of March to address Snapbridge issues with iOS 10.2.1

After the latest SnapBridge update, Nikon released the corresponding firmware updates only for the D3400 and D5600 cameras but not for the D500. The …

How to use your old TV remote with your new Apple TV

The new Apple TV remote is a wondrous touch- and motion-enabled trackpad with a few simple buttons that lets you do everything on your new black hockey puck of joy, including playing games, swiping through apps, and, well, playing and pausing your movies and TV shows.<p>What happens when you lose it …

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Here's an easy way to get creative Apple Watch faces

1/<p>On your iPhone, visit the AppleFaces site.<p>AppleFaces.co<p>2/<p>Find a watch face you like and click on the provided hyperlink.<p>AppleFaces.co<p>3/<p>Save those …

How to unlock your front door with an Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is a great way to unlock all sorts of aspects of your life, from better health to your bank account. Heck, it’ll even unlock your Mac. But will it unlock your door? It can now.<p><i>Make</i> posted great instructions on how a DIY-minded individual — or, in their case, a DIY-minded magazine — …

How to add Apple's logo to your Apple Watch clock face

Tips<p>With Apple Watch, users can select from a wide array of clock face color, style and complication customizations, but there's one option not …

Easy way to make a bootable OS X Yosemite drive

There are plenty of reasons why you might need to make an OS X bootable drive. Maybe you’re updating numerous Macs in your house and don’t want to download the installer every time. Perhaps you’ve replaced the hard drive in your iMac and need to install a fresh copy of OS X.<p>In the video below, I’ll …

5 tips and tricks to get the most out of your new Amazon Fire TV

Advertisement<p>18 Comments<p>Credit: Janko Roettgers / Gigaom<p>So you got your hands on a new Amazon Fire TV or a Fire TV stick this holiday season. You’ve …

This cool new free app brings Apple Pay where it has never gone before

Apple Pay and other mobile payment services like it represent the future of payments in the United States and elsewhere. We have discussed that …

Grid Connect ConnectSense Smart Outlet review: ConnectSense's solid, simple smart plug does what you ask, and nothing more - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The ConnectSense app makes it easy to control both of the outlets on the Grid Connect ConnectSense Smart Outlet as well as any other HomeKit device you own. The device itself works as promised.<p><b>The Bad</b> The $80 iOS only plug doesn't offer energy monitoring, dimming, or much of anything to …

How to remotely remove your credit and debit cards from Apple Pay

Apple Pay offers many security advantages, including single-use tokens and authentication via Touch ID fingerprint scan or pin code. However, if you …

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Everything you can buy with Apple Pay right now

Apple Pay is finally here, and while Eddie Cue says in-app purchases will make up most of the purchases during launch, there are tons of things that you can buy in the real world right now.<p>iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners looking to toss their wallets in favor of Apple Pay can go into hundreds of stores …

iOS 8: Tips, Tricks, and Details – MacStories

iOS 8 is, by any measure, a big update. A lot of it is refinement to last year's drastic design overhaul, but there are also a lot of notable new features. Sitting amongst those refinements and big new features are little nuggets of delight in which Apple has designed or implemented something …

How to use Continuity and Handoff with iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite

Continuity and Handoff sound great on paper. They let you transfer certain documents and data between your Mac and your iPhone or iPad, provided both are running the latest Apple system software — iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, which is currently in public beta.<p>When Continuity and Handoff work, it’s a …

9 Ways To Reuse Your Old iPhone Now That You've Got The iPhone 6

If you haven't traded it in or sold it just yet, there are tons of ways to repurpose your aging phone.<p>Remember, smartphones are just miniature computers, which means there's a lot you can do with them even if your phone isn't activated or connected to the Internet. Don't let it get dusty in your …

How to transfer all your data to your new iPhone 6 the right way

You can use iCloud or iTunes to transfer your entire mobile system from your old iPhone to your new one. It’s a clumsy, one-way process, though, and can be time consuming.<p>The folks over at DigiDNA iMazing (formerly DiskAid) have a secure solution that works a bit differently, giving you complete …

Apex Rechargeable Stylus: The Missing Link for iPad?

You know you are pretty geeky when you get excited about receiving a stylus in the post. However, this is a fairly regular occurrence for me and I’m not quite, but almost a stylus junkie. One of the main reasons I love the iPad is that, used with apps which suit your style of working, you can do …

iDoceo for iPad: The ultimate teacher app?

When I first started teaching, I marvelled at my colleague’s neatly tended mark books. The amazing array of handwritten marks, numbers and codes in different coloured pens were almost like a work of art. Unfortunately for me two of my greatest weaknesses are record keeping on paper, and filing …

BluClik remote helps keep hands on wheel, not phone

For many older cars, plugging your phone into the auxiliary audio input is one of the easiest, most universal ways to bring your digital audio library and a wide range of streaming media apps with you on the road. The problem with this analog connection is that it's unidirectional; you still need …

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Create Beautiful Digital Media with 1stFlip Flipbook Creator | Cult of Mac Deals

Say goodbye to yesterday's print media, stay relevant and gain exposure without the cost of printing and distribution. The customizable features, interactive flipping pages, and impressive designs offered by Flipbook Creator will present your content like never before.<p>Convert PDFs to interactive …

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Install Any Font On Your iOS Device With A Regular App Store App

What? Yes. AnyFont is a proper, available-in-the-App-Store iOS app that lets you install fonts system-wide, for use by any app that allows access to the full list of iOS system fonts. How does it manage this sandbox-skipping magic? Installation profiles.<p>Install the $2 app and you can use it to open …

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Cash App - Send Money Instantly

It’s Friday. You wake up to a $15 Cash App notification. A pal paid you back for that pizza you shared. Your balance now reads $172.30.<p>You use your …

Square Cash lets anyone with a debit card send money instantly over email

What if sending money was as simple as sending an email?<p>That’s the premise of Square Cash, launching today for all debit card users in the US, using any email service. To use Square Cash, all you do is compose an email to a friend, type the amount you way to pay in the subject title, and cc …

Plex Media Player Comes To Apple TV, No Jailbreak Required

The popular Plex media player that allows users to stream content from their computer to another device is now available on the Apple TV. The new app called PlexConnect is compatible with second- and third-generation devices, and it does not require a jailbreak for installation.<p>This isn’t the first …

Philips Updates Hue iOS App To Include Geo-Fencing, Timers, And IFTTT Support

Philips Hue lightbulbs have quickly become one of our favorite iPhone accessories for the home. Not only can change your lighting to fit any mood, you can also create light shows with your music, and now Philips is adding some new features to the bulbs to make them even more powerful.<p>Philips …

Kevo Lock Uses Your iPhone As A Key

As TUAW reports, <i>Kevo</i> by Kwikset is a new lock that recognizes your iPhone as a key and lets you unlock the door just by touching the lock. There is …

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Five Sweet Tips To Help You Master iTunes On Mac OS X [Feature]

iTunes has gone from a basic mp3 player based on SoundJam in 2000 to a full-fledged movie and music media player, digital media distribution center, and repository of all your iOS apps. That’s quite a lot of functionality for a music player.<p>iTunes is still a pretty decent media player, even if it …

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