Karen Bannon

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How to clean your iPhone’s charging port

The charging port on the iPhone tends to be very dependable, even when other things go wrong. But over time, the charging port can get clogged, …

Apple Store

How to Stack Your iPhone’s Notifications in iOS 12

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iOS

How to turn Apple Watch into a walkie-talkie

You don’t need to buy the new Apple Watch Series 4 to get one of this year’s coolest new features on it.<p>As part of the watchOS 5 update that was released earlier this week, Apple introduced a new walkie-talkie mode that lets you chat back and forth with other Apple Watch owners. Walkie-talkie mode …

Walkie-talkies

Apple Releases iOS 12 Shortcuts App User Guide, Highlights Shortcuts App as App of the Day

- Sep 18, 2018<p>Alongside the release of iOS 12 this week, Apple has also released the Shortcuts app, which allows users to create and run shortcuts …

Apps

What Is The Measure App On iOS 12? Here's What You Can Use It For

With the release of iOS 12 on Monday, users of Apple mobile devices of all kinds gained access to a ton of new apps and tools — including a surprise …

iOS

10 awesome hidden features you need to try in iOS 12

Apple on Monday finally released iOS 12 to the public after three months of beta testing with developers and eager early adopters who signed up for …

iOS

FAQ: Everything you need to know about the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch isn’t a must-have like your iPhone, but Apple’s most personal device has the potential to change the way we interact with other …

Smartwatches

How to Print Text Messages from your iPhone

Usually when we get texts we just read the message, reply, and go on with our day. Sometimes, however, you get an important text that you need to save or document, either for legal reasons or to keep a paper trail of important communications. In this article, we'll cover how to combine screen shots …

Apple

How to Change Your Voicemail Message on iPhone

Need iPad and iPhone help? Sign up for iPhone Life Insider and Sarah will help you with all your iPhone troubleshooting and iOS-related issues. To learn more go to iPhoneLife.com/Insider. In this Hey Sarah column, one Insider wants to know how to change the default greeting on their iPhone's …

Apple Watch

Teach Kids to Tie Their Shoes With the 'Big Loops Trick'

On my list of Things to Teach My Five-Year-Old, I’ll admit that tying shoelaces is a pretty low priority. I mean, God created Velcro for a reason, …

Kids

Autoimmune arthritis: Types, symptoms, and treatment

Autoimmune arthritis is the name given to a group of arthritis types where a person's immune system attacks itself. The most common example is …

Pain

How to Solve Your Wireless Printer Problems

Despite all her efforts, 66-year-old Carol Sawyer remains troubled by the struggle to connect a printer to the WiFi network in her home.<p>Even after …

Wi-Fi

These 42 Disney Quotes Are So Perfect They'll Make You Cry

We never realized when we were kids just how deep Disney movies are. We were more concerned with the silly songs, hilarious sidekicks, and princesses finding their happily ever afters. But there are some seriously moving moments in so many Disney movies and lines that are incredibly inspirational. …

Walt Disney Company

5 Things You Never Knew Your Mac Could Do!

macOS has a vast array of features and tools you can use to customize your experience – and not all of them are obvious. If you’re looking to become …

Operating Systems

How to make your AirPods and iPhone into a Live Listening system in iOS 12

In a crowded room where a lot of people are talking, you may find yourself distracted and unable to clearly hear what the person in a group is …

iOS

Your New Perfect Dog Might Be a Dropout

The Internet loves a viral story about a dog who didn’t make it through government or police training programs, because it means the dog refused to …

Pets

11 Safari Hacks You Aren’t Using Yet (But Should Be)

Each and every iOS device comes with Apple’s Safari internet browser preinstalled, and as iOS has grown continuously with new features and shortcuts, …

Hacking

The hidden epidemic of compulsive hair pulling

Christina Pearson was 14 years old when she started pulling out her hair, creating bald patches on her head. She was taken to a psychiatrist, but in 1970 there was no name for her disorder, and certainly no treatment.<p>The doctor issued a psychiatric discharge that removed Pearson from high school. …

Mental Health

How to Stream Your Content With Apple AirPlay

For many years, the music, videos, and photos stored in our iTunes libraries and on our computers were stuck on those devices (barring complex …

Complete Guide to Using iTunes and the iTunes Store

iTunes is a complex and powerful media tool, which means there's a lot to know about it. Here we'll help you learn the ins and outs of using iTunes …

How worried should we be that glyphosate was found in our Cheerios?

It depends on which scientific organization—or advocacy group—you ask.<p>An environmental advocacy group found traces of controversial herbicides on popular breakfast cereals like Cheerios, Lucky Charms, and Quaker Oats, according to their report published Aug. 15. The weed killer in …

Five tips to get much more out of Apple Notes on iOS and macOS

Tips<p>By<p>Apple's note-taking app went from a toy to an indispensable tool when it was revamped in 2015. Yet three years on, there is still more to …

Evernote

3 ways to boost your Social Security benefits in your 60s

It's not too late to increase your take-home from America's most important social program.<p>There's a really good chance you'll be reliant on Social Security when you retire. According to data from the Social Security Administration, 62% of today's aged beneficiaries lean on the program to provide at …

Clueless about Social Security? 3 basic rules you need to know

With the right guidance there are a handful of Social Security mistakes that can be avoided.<p>Given the important role Social Security will eventually play in so many future retirees' lives, you'd think more people would have a basic knowledge of how the program works. But recently, as many as 72% of …

How to View Your Healthcare Provider’s Digital Records on iPhone

Amid the declining health of its former CEO and co-founder, Steve Jobs, Apple embarked on a mission to revolutionize digital health for the …

iPhone Not Working Properly? Here's How to Calibrate It

iPhones are prized for their reliability. However, some of their features can become less accurate or responsive over time, making it difficult to …

Man stumbles upon rare 25-million-year-old teeth of mega-toothed shark

<b>(CNN) —</b> Amateur fossil enthusiast Phil Mullaly knew he had found something special when he spotted something glimmering in a boulder.<p>Mullaly was walking along Jan Juc, a renowned fossil site along Victoria's Surf Coast in south Australia, when he spotted a partially exposed shark tooth in the …

Why Haven't We Cured Cancer? American Cancer Society- World's Wealthiest "Non-Profit" - CNN iReport

<b>Have you ever wondered where all the money goes that you donate to the American Cancer</b> <b>Society ?</b>With the advancement of medicine, you'd think scientists would have unlocked the cure by now with the ACS's help. Right?.<p><b>Is there more to this story than meets the eye?</b>Apparently, the American Cancer …

American Cancer Society

6 Natural Ways to Ease Your Dog's Anal Sac Distress

Ever watch your furry friend “walk” by without the use of his paws? This exasperating little amble is often executed on some sort of textured surface …

How to customize AirPods settings on Mac

Whether you’ve just got a pair of AirPods or haven’t taken the time to customize the controls for the wireless earbuds yet, follow along for how to dial in their settings on Mac.<p>Whoosh! Screen Cleaner<p>Apple enhanced the customization options for AirPods about eight months after they were released. …

AirPods