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iCloud Backup Failed? Why iPhone Won't Back Up & How to Fix It

Backing up your iPhone or iPad regularly is an important part of keeping your data and settings secure. By regularly backing up your device, you're assured that if your iPhone is damaged, you won't lose your device settings, app data, messages, or photos and videos. There's even a way to set your …

Operating Systems

Las Vegas to Arizona: It May Just Be the Best American Road Trip

Crested buttes, spiritual Navajo lands and even an ostrich.

National Parks

How to set up Family Sharing and create a child’s Apple ID on iPhone and iPad

Family Sharing is a handy feature that Apple offers to let up to six people share things like iCloud Storage, Apple Music, iTune purchases, location data, and more. Whether you’ve never needed the feature before or just want to get it set up for the first time, follow along for how to start using …

Best Activities in Bryce Canyon N.P.

Fairyland<p>Only in Bryce Canyon could a hike be named “Fairyland” and live up to its name. This eight-mile undulating loop from the amphitheater’s rim …

9 Things to Do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park is one of the most unique parks in the US, because it’s home to a large concentration of colorful hoodoos (stone pillars). …

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5 Tips That Will Enhance Your Zion National Park Experience

Zion National Park was established in 1919 and was Utah's first. Located in the southwestern part of the state near the city of St George, Zion is easily accessible from Interstate 15 from both Las Vegas to the south and Salt Lake City to the north. In this beautiful red rock area there are over …

National Parks

10 things to know about hummingbirds

If you’ve ever caught a glimpse of hummingbird darting through the air, hovering before a bounty of pink and red blossoms, and then zooming off into …

Birds

20 handy things you didn't know Google Photos can do

Most people think of Google Photos like a dusty old album on the shelf. Every once in a while, you flip through those old snapshots with a friend. Remember that trip to the beach? That was so nice.<p>Like most Google services, Photos is overflowing with helpful features, which can manipulate, …

Apps

Terrifying Brush With Death Drives Doctor To Fight For Patients

The searing abdominal pain came on suddenly while Dr. Rana Awdish was having dinner with a friend. Soon she was lying in the back seat of the car …

Health Policy

Remote Tech Support: Best ways to screen share on iOS, macOS, and more

Your friends and family have likely just gotten a range new devices, and an iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple TV is probably in the mix. If you’re like me, you’re the go-to tech support for family and friends and the holidays mean you have some work cut out for you. With fresh handy features like iOS …

​​Daily Deal: It’s Never Been Cheaper To Voice-Control Your Lights | Men’s Health

Luckily, right now you can score a bundle with an Echo Dot and a Philips Hue Starter Kit for just $80 on Amazon. Usually, the Philips Hue Starter Kit sells for $70 on its own, so this deal is like getting an Echo for $10. Sweet. If you’re feeling festive, you can also get a Light Rhapsody Indoor …

12 ways to use Alexa in the kitchen

Amazon's Alexa voice assistant is helpful in many places around the house. Here are 12 ways Alexa can help make your time cooking easier and more hands-free.<p>Amazon's Alexa voice assistant, found in its Echo, Dot and Tap speakers -- and plenty more these days -- may be good for flipping on the …

Smart Homes

Amazon’s Black Friday deals include Echo Dot for just $30

New Echo for $80, Echo Plus for $120 and Cloud Cam for $100.<p>For this Black Friday, Amazon is offering dozens of deals on TVs, Amazon devices, video games, toys and smart-home gadgets.<p>The e-commerce giant on Tuesday revealed a slew of its planned price cuts just ahead of next week's sale, adding …

Shopping

7 ways Alexa can make Halloween even spookier

With Halloween just around the corner, use these Alexa tricks to take your celebration to the next level.<p>Halloween is one of the most enjoyable times of the year to own a smart home. You can easily automate your decorations and get creative with all the smart devices scattered around the …

Smart Homes

How to make iPhone texts and iMessages appear across all your Apple devices

Tips<p>One of the advantages of Apple's iMessage system is the ability to see and respond to iPhone texts across multiple Apple devices. AppleInsider …

How to speed up your iPhone after iOS 11 slows it down

This coming Friday, Apple is set to release a number of hotly anticipated new products including the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3, …

Google Photos

Hikes of the Week - The Salt Lake Tribune

This hike gives you great views of the national park on the way to the odd-looking balanced rocks that are called the Hat Shop. It takes its name …

Equifax data breach: Find out if you were one of 143 million hacked

This breach of personal data potentially affects a vast number of people in the US, UK and Canada. Here's how to find out if your identity is compromised.<p><b>Editor's note, Sept. 11, 2017</b>: We recommend that anyone with a credit history assume they were affected by the hack, as Equifax's hack-checker …

Identity Theft

How to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse From Anywhere

Tune in here to see the full glory of totality no matter where you are.<p>The best solar eclipse in a century is finally here.<p>A record number of people have flocked to a 70-mile-wide swath of the United States to witness an historic total solar eclipse. Millions more across the Americas are watching a …

22 hidden features in iOS 11

iOS 11 hidden features

IOS 11

Finally, there's a good reason to upgrade your iPad

Apple's biggest challenge with the iPad is convincing people who already own one to buy a newer version. I've been using my iPad Air 2 everyday since …

iOS 11’s new HEIF/HEVC camera formats will save you 50% on storage

At this year’s jam-packed WWDC 2017, Apple introduced two new camera formats that are included in iOS 11: HEVC and HEIF. In using the new camera formats, Apple estimates users will be able to save up to 50% on storage needs, without any loss in image quality. This becomes the perfect solution for …

How to activate Photos’ hidden 3D Flyover view

The iOS Photos app might just look like a simple grid-like list, but it has a ton of hidden power. For instance, you can see your photos on a full-screen, 3-D Flyover map. And with one simple swipe on a photograph, you can see where it was taken, see other photos taken nearby, and collections …

Maps

Here’s How to Photograph the First Coast-to-Coast Total Eclipse of the Sun Since 1918

Photographers in the U.S. are in for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity on August 21st when we’ll experience a total eclipse of the sun viewable from …

Photojournalism

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<i>Xavier Jubier's 2017 Total Eclipse Interactive Google Map!</i> <b><br>This is the BEST place on the web to find out EXACTLY what the times of the eclipse will be</b> …

15 tips for Gboard, Google's supersmart Android keyboard

These pro tips make texting with Gboard even easier.<p>If you already use Gboard on Android (or iOS), you probably already know the basics. There are some great features you may not be taking advantage of, but totally should.<p>1. Type and translate<p>If you have a friend who speaks another language -- or …

Google

How To Find and Download Apple’s Free User Manuals to Your Mac or iOS Device in iBooks

“How-to” books for Apple’s Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Apple TV have long been a popular way to learn more about your favorite toys. But, did …

Yes, you need to clean your dishwasher. Here's how

Get your dishwasher sparkling clean with these tips.<p>Your dishwasher may be used to clean things, but it also needs to be cleaned every now and then. Giving it a little TLC can make it wash better, smell better and can prevent overflows. Luckily, cleaning your dishwasher is pretty simple.<p><b>Clean the</b> …

Particles

How to make old pillows feel new again with a simple wash cycle

Is your pillow a little flaccid or smelly? Make it like new with these tips.<p>They say that you need to replace your pillows every so often to get the most support. Once you find a great pillow, though, it's hard to let go. These steps will not only fluff a flat pillow, but will also sanitize it. I …

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