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Cult of Mac is your go-to destination for major savings on top tech gear, services, and courses.<p>Grab the week’s best deals, including the Microsoft Office Mastery Bundle, a lifetime subscription to Theme.Works WordPress builder, Jive Jumbo Bluetooth speaker, and more.<p><b>Microsoft Office Mastery …

How to Back Up Your iPhone to iTunes on Your Computer

There are two ways to back up your iPhone. You can back up your iPhone to iCloud or back up your iPhone to iTunes. I like to have copies of both. An iCloud backup is kept in the cloud, while an iTunes backup is kept on your computer. You don’t need an internet connection to back up your iPhone to …

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How Apple Makes the Watch

@gak_pdx Apple is the world's foremost manufacturer of goods. At one time, this statement had to be caged and qualified with modifiers such as …

Smartwatches

How to install Windows 10 on a Mac

Sometimes, you just need Windows. It’s not something that Apple would like to admit, and for the most part MacOS has done an admirable job of keeping …

iOS 8 How-to: Set up and Use Find My iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Find My iPhone was first released in June 2010 initially for the iPhone. Now, Find My iPhone allows you to track the location of your device, be it an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, in case it gets lost or stolen. This is a great benefit because when you locate your device using Find My iPhone, the …

iOS

iPhone 6 Battery Case Roundup: 5 Ways To Double Battery Life

If your iPhone 6′s battery life leaves a lot to be desired, I’ve got just the article for you. I’ve been getting hands-on with some of the latest battery cases for Apple's new smartphone and put several, including one as-yet-unseen prototype, to the test to see which ones are worth your cash and …

iPhone 6 Five Month Anniversary: What The iPhone 7 Needs to Do

Believe it or not it’s five months to the day since the iPhone 6 hit the shelves. Having used mine pretty much every day since I can honestly say it’s a vast improvement on the iPhone 5 and is currently one of the best smartphone’s out there. Despite Steve Jobs’ attitude towards large phones, Apple …

Mobile Technology

How-To: Update your old MacBook, Mac mini, or Mac Pro hard drive with a fast SSD

My Mac is now silent. After installing a solid state drive (SSD) with no moving parts, the drone of my iMac’s hard drive and fans has given way to such an absence of sound that I only hear the high-pitched squeal of my office lights.<p>My Mac is now fast. Even with 400GB of available space, OS X …

Major new details spill out about Apple’s top-secret car

It’s amazing how quickly the Apple Car story has gone from insane rumor to established fact. Following both <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> and <i>The Financial</i> …

Canary is a home security system that makes you do the work

Image copyright Canary.If you’re in the market for a smarter Dropcam, then the $249 Canary may be the connected camera system for you. If you’re …

Home Security

Use your iPhone to access Google's Chrome Remote Desktop

Google said it would allow both iOS and Android users to leverage its Chrome Remote Desktop feature on-the-go, but Apple faithful have yet to get the chance... until today. Once you've installed the desktop app from the Chrome Web Store, access to that machine with an iPhone or iPad is a few taps …

Broadcom's new 5G WiFi chip promises up to twice the real-world speed

It's great to have speedy 802.11ac WiFi in a smartphone, but the technology doesn't always live up to the promise; busy hotspots and walls often slow it down. They may not be as much of a problem once Broadcom's new BCM4354 system-on-chip reaches handsets, though. It's the first mobile part to …

Viral Video: Even Jerry Seinfeld Has a Drone. What's With That?

Here’s the the trailer for the third season of Jerry Seinfield’s utterly indulgent yet completely entertaining Web show on Crackle, called “Comedians …

Jerry Seinfeld

How-to: Set time limits on your Wi-Fi network using AirPort Utility

AirPort Utility is a built-in Mac app that is used to configure and control Wi-Fi networks using Apple’s AirPort Extreme, AirPort Express, and Time Capsule. The AirPort Extreme is a base station router like you would use when setting up your Wi-Fi network. An AirPort Express is used to extend a …

A Guide To What's Great In iOS 7

In the following vignettes, I’ll take you through some of the updates, noting strong points and weaknesses. The purpose isn’t to give you a comprehensive technical software review or to duplicate Apple’s very useful summary of the new features. But this post is designed to help get instant value …

The Pixar Theory - Every Pixar Movie Is Connected

Every Pixar movie is connected. I explain how, and possibly why.<p>Before we go further, I should let you know that The Pixar Theory is now a published …

Preview BlackBerry 10 on your iPhone, Android device

Get a brief preview of BlackBerry 10 using just your iPhone or Android browser.<p>There's been a lot of talk and attention regarding BlackBerry and its launch of BlackBerry 10. If all the hype has piqued your interest -- even the slightest bit -- you can catch a glimpse of the new operating system …

BlackBerry