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How to save Apple Music’s auto-updating playlists forever

One of the neatest features in Apple Music is the For You tab. Specifically, the New Music Mix and My Favorites Mix playlists, which update every week with a whole new set of songs. But what if you dig one of these playlists so much that you want to save it? You can’t. Or at least you can’t unless …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How To Find Your Folder Location In The Finder on the Mac

Have you ever gotten lost while browsing 12 folders deep on your hard drive in a Finder window on your Mac? Here’s quick way to tell exactly where in …

Apple Watch

How to manage your Apple ID, iCloud, iPhone backups & more in iOS 10.3

One of the smaller but still significant changes in Monday's iOS 10.3 update is easier, centralized access to all the info related to an Apple ID …

iCloud

Here's how to wipe your old iPad/iPhone/iPod touch for resale

I've been asked several times over the past few days about how to wipe an iPad ready for resale (presumably because Apple has a new iPad out). …

Apple Watch

20 Secret iPhone Tips And Hacks That You Didn't Know About

Sure, there's plenty your trusty iPhone can already do, even if you've not upgraded to the shiny new iPhone 7 yet. It can help you find your way …

How to customize AirPods by changing double-tap functionality and more

Apple’s AirPods have been available for a few months now and as the completely wireless earbuds make their way to more users, there have been increased requests for more customization options.<p>While it’s not explicitly clear from the start, there are a few changes you can make in the Settings app on …

How to: change the email address linked to your Apple ID account

Video<p>Apple ID is the gateway to Apple's online services —App Store, iCloud, iTunes and more —and is a crucial part of your digital identity. …

Follow These 7 Steps to Erase All Your Data Before Selling Your MacBook

Thinking about buying the flashy new MacBook Pro and getting rid of your old laptop? Don't sell or give it away without first following these tips.<p>Back up your Mac. Use either iCloud or an external hard drive to store any files you want to keep.<br>• Sign out of your iTunes account by going to iTunes > …

Selling

7 simple tips for charging your iPhone as fast as possible

That doesn't mean you're getting the most out of your iPhone's battery, though.<p>If you feel like it's taking too long to keep your iPhone up to speed, we've compiled a few easy tips that'll help you spend less of your life waiting around an outlet.

Tech Trends

12 sites that will teach you coding for free

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By John Rampton, Entrepreneur<p>There was a …

Online Education

Joe Brady: How to Hi-Sync your Sony with a Skyport Plus HS

From the presentation text:<p><i>Photographer Joe Brady explores the next biggest thing for Sony shooters, Elinchrom’s new EL Skyport Plus HS system with</i> …

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps

Notes: The Three Camera Kit

I started taking pictures with my father’s Nikon F when I was eight years old and not long after began developing film and making prints in the darkroom. Back then watching a photo come to life in a tray of developer was instantly gratifying—granted it was sometimes hours, but more likely days …

Cameras

Here’s Another Trick To Free Up Storage Space On iPhone

Here's another trick to free up even more of your valuable storage space on iPhone or iPad. It involves using iTunes and doesn't require any …

Use These Secret Codes to Unlock Hidden Features on Your iPhone

Since the earliest days of cellular technology, secret codes have been embedded into the software of our mobile devices, and they’re still in place …

10 thoughts I had after leaving my phone at home for half an hour

<i>If you, like myself, are a millennial who owns a smartphone, then you have almost certainly considered taking an extended break from your phone. You</i> …

What to do when your iPhone or iPad is stolen

If you lost an iPhone or a <i>cellular</i> iPad, you need to call your wireless carrier and get them to suspend service on the SIM inside the device. That'll …

Review: Apple Music v Spotify v Google Play

But when it comes to user experience and how well these services deliver what they promise, not all are created equal.<p><b>Apple Music</b><p><b>Price:</b> Premium …

iPhone capacity full? This cool trick will free up space without deleting files and apps

Then go to the movies section of the iTunes store and pick a big file to rent – one that's <i>bigger</i> than the amount of space you have left on your …

How-To: Find your MacBook’s battery cycle count and learn what it means about its battery life

Recently I noticed that my Late 2013 MacBook Pro with Retina Display seemed to be dying at a faster clip. Naturally, I assumed that the battery might be going bad.<p>After checking the battery cycle count, I learned that I was probably wrong about the battery being bad, as the cycle count was still …

How to Create an Email Signature With a Logo in OS X Mail

These are instructions on how to create an email signature and add your logo to an email in OS X Mail.<p><b>Step One</b><br>Launch <i>Mail</i> from your Dock.<p><b>Step …

27 iPhone Tricks You Should Know About

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Women's Health

How to unlock your Mac with an iPhone or Apple Watch

There aren’t a lot of apps I use regularly on my Apple Watch. The ones that I <i>do</i> use regularly consist of utilities that make my life easier, or apps that help me track things, like water intake or how many tasks I have left for the day. One of my favorite utilities is MacID, which offers even …

Download TONS of Free Fonts On A Mac/PC [HOW TO]

iPod

How to Backup an iPhone to External Hard Drive with Mac OS X

For those of us with larger storage size iPhone and iPad models, backing up the device locally can be a burden on limited disk space. A simple …

Operating Systems

How to Create an Archived iTunes Backup

Regularly creating iCloud or iTunes backups should be routine for every iOS user, but if you want to upgrade to a beta version of iOS or if you think you might want to downgrade shortly after installing a new iOS update, you'll want to make sure create an archived iTunes backup beforehand.<p>An …

Secret Mail shortcuts: Twelve gestures to speed up your iPhone email!

Mail is both simple and accessible to first time iOS users and powerful enough for pros. If you play around with it for a while, you'll discover a …

How to control your Mac with an iPhone or iPad

Ever left the house or office only to realize later that you forgot a file on your Mac? We’ve all done it. This is why I <i>always</i> have Screens VNC running on <i>all</i> my devices. With the help of a single app, you can access and control your Mac from iPad or iPhone, and even other Macs. Here’s how:<p>There are …