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11 iPhone Apps That Will Ensure All Your Pics Are Lit AF

Step up your photo game.

8 Simple iPhone Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

The best tricks of 2015.<p>Whether your phone is about to die or your charger is frayed, this year's best iPhone hacks can solve all of your smartphone-related problems. Try these shortcuts as shared by Facebook users, tech experts, and more.

How to Recover Lost or Deleted Notes from the Notes App on your iPad

We all make mistakes, it’s inevitable, especially when it come to our reliance on electronic devices to store and retrieve important documents and data in the Cloud. So what happens after you have spent a whole afternoon taking notes at a convention, for example, only to discover the next day, that …

Siri Tips & Tricks: 21 Useful Things You Can Ask Siri

Whether you’re new to iPhone or have been using your device for a while—there are plenty of Siri tips and tricks you may have never tried. We know Siri has opinions on the meaning of life but what other things can you ask Siri to do? There are plenty of lists on the cool and funny things to ask …

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How Save Data by Turning off Web Page Preloading on iPhone

When you do a search in Safari, it preloads the top search result in the background so that if you do indeed select that result, the page will appear almost instantly. What this means, though, is that if that's not the web page you want, you've already used up some of your data to preload it. This …

How to master iOS 9’s killer new features

We’re all going to be diving into the deep end with iOS 9. While many of the changes are subtle, there are a fair number of differences in both the visual style and the under-the-hood workings of Apple’s new mobile OS.<p>That means this a perfect time to take a deeper look at all the killer stuff you …

How Often Should You Upgrade Your iPhone? An Experiment

I’m a gadget nerd. I love having the latest and greatest phone. But my wife is more frugal—she’d rather run her phone into the ground before …

How to Use iTunes Match

For $24.99 per year, or about two dollars per month, iTunes Match keeps all of your music in iCloud so you can access any song at any time from any device instead of picking and downloading your favorite playlists every time you sync your device. Plus, Apple will provide you with high quality …

How-To: Now’s the right time to swap your old iMac’s hard drive for a fast new SSD

If you bought your iMac 3-5 years ago, there’s probably nothing so seriously wrong with the hardware that you need to consider replacing the machine. Sure, the new iMac with 5K Retina Display looks a little nicer, but at a steep $2,499 starting point, it’s still a luxury, not a necessity.<p>Yet …

Workflow 1.1: Deeper iOS Automation – MacStories

Released by a small team of indies in December 2014, Workflow reinvented iOS automation. Combining an interface reminiscent of Apple's Automator for OS X with easy access to native iOS features such as Safari, the photo library, and iOS 8 extensions, Workflow promised to make automating tasks on an …

Workflow Review: Integrated Automation for iOS 8 – MacStories

In the years I've spent covering iOS automation, I've often asked for a mobile version of Automator. Workflow, released today, tries to bring the deep system integration of Apple's OS X utility to the iPhone and iPad, taking advantage of extensions in iOS 8 to make its automation features …

Neil Young: 'It gets spooky 'cause we were spooked' – a classic interview from the vaults

Neil Young isn't out to win any popularity contest. Just as he reached the top of the heap three years ago with the huge-selling Harvest, Young divested himself of the look and the sound of superstardom and began to rework his music and image from scratch.<p>It wasn't out of fear that he turned away …

Neil Young on the making of his greatest hits

Shakey recalls the creation of some of his classic songs<p><b>In this epic archive feature, from December 2004’s issue of Uncut, Neil Young himself</b> …

“Hooray, we’re done”: The inside story behind R.E.M.’s disbandment

The never-before-told story behind the band’s decision to walk away — and one emotional and private final concert<p>R.E.M.’s stature in modern music was celebrated on March 11, 2009, with a tribute concert in New York. There had been similar such events over the years, of course, including the one in …

The Rebellious Neil Young

Nearing 30, Neil Young is the most enigmatic of all the superstars to emerge from Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. His often …

Printed Matter - Interview Magazine

ABOVE: JEANS (FROM LEFT): ETOILE ISABEL MARANT, STELLA McCARTNEY, ACNE STUDIOS, 7 FOR ALL MANKIND,DIESEL BLACK GOLD, KENZO, AND J BRAND. STYLING: …

iOS 7 How-to: Have your iOS device read text for you

Previously, I discussed how to have your iOS device read text for you in iOS 6, and in iOS 7 it works pretty much the same way – but with some little differences.<p>As in iOS 6, there are two different ways to make text speakable on an iOS device. But before we do that and discuss how to do it, let’s …

Neil Young: “You can’t worry about what people think. I never do…”

In this week’s archive feature, from our August 2012 issue (Take 183), Uncut is granted a rare audience with the remarkable Young, busier than ever. …

“I Have No Idea Where The Fuck It Came From” - Neil Young’s Tonight’s The Night at Forty

Forty years ago this week, Neil Young entered a makeshift studio on Santa Monica Boulevard in a state of deep depression and alcoholism and, in that …

How-to: Make accessible iBooks with iBooks Author

Apple takes pride making sure its products and software is made for every user, including students and teachers in the classroom. iPads are being used more and more throughout the classroom. To assist with this, Apple, last year, launched iBooks Author. iBooks Author is a free app, available in the …

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Neil Young’s ‘Time Fades Away’: ‘Harvest”s unlikely follow-up

In the new March issue of Uncut, out January 31, we celebrate the 40th anniversary of "Harvest", the peak of Neil Young’s journey into the …

Looking back on Bob Dylan's Blonde on Blonde, the record that changed Nashville

Whether you drop the needle on the first side of the crackling vinyl LP, cue up track one of a gleaming aluminum disc, or pop in your earbuds and …

Why Bob Dylan deserves the Nobel Prize in Literature

As America's greatest living songwriter Bob Dylan turned 70, GQ joined the latest leg of his Never Ending Tour in an attempt to unwrap rock n' roll's …

How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It)

A few years ago, I worked at a web design agency as a product manager. The part of the job I loved the most was working on product with our design …

Why do smart kids grow up to be heavier drinkers?

<b>It's all about evolution:</b> Drinking alcohol was "unintentional, accidental, and haphazard until about 10,000 years ago," says Satoshi Kanazawaat at</i> …

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How-to: Safely delete an iCloud account from your Mac or iOS device

<b>This is the first entry in our new, weekly how-to’s column. Check back every Saturday for a new how-to:</b><p>First off, before we begin and actually discuss how to safely delete an iCloud account, we should discuss the different scenarios as to why you might need to delete your iCloud account off of your …

The Secret To Finland's Success With Schools, Moms, Kids — And Everything

My cousin's husband gets 36 vacation days per year, not including holidays. If he wants, he can leave his job for a brief hiatus and come back to a guaranteed position months later.<p>Tuition at his daughter's university is free, though she took out a small loan for living expenses. Its interest rate …

Income Inequality

Spike Your Sweets: Bourbon Pecan Pie Ice Cream

Can you guess what holiday it is today? If you said National Pecan Pie Day, you’d be correct. And since you know we <i>loooove</i> food holidays here at Brit + Co, we decided to combine ice cream month and pecan pie day, and spike it (obviously). So, we present Bourbon Pecan Pice Ice Cream served in mini …