Sharon Umbach

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26 of the best iPhone tips and tricks, according to Apple

Apple builds countless shortcuts and other hidden tricks into all of its products, especially the iPhone. Although most of the pro-tips are documented in Apple's user manuals, many people don't know about them.<p>If you want to use your iPhone with maximum efficiency, you've got to learn the tricks.<p>So …

How to Switch to Apple’s Two-Factor Authentication

Apple started to roll out their newer, much improved two-factor authentication system last year. The principle of the system did not changed much, …

The best $5 I ever spent on an iPhone app

When you think of smartphones and automation, your mind might immediately gravitate towards IFTTT or even Tasker for Android.<p>Automation apps let you create "recipes" that enable devices and services to intermingle and act based on "triggers." For example, you can make your smart lights pulse a …

7 Little-Known Tricks to Make Your iPhone Faster

You may notice your older iPhone running slow after a while, but tips for making your slow iPhone 5 of iPhone 6 faster aren’t as well known as the ones for the equally frustrating problem of creating more storage space on your phone. This is a good post to bookmark and reference whenever your …

Apple: How to Fix Mac Ethernet Ports if they Stopped Working Recently

A recent Apple security update has appeared to have broken ethernet ports for some Mac users, as reported on Reddit and MacRumors. The update seems …

Linux

Keeping Your Laptop Plugged in All the Time Will Kill Its Battery Faster

Laptops are our indispensable lifeline to the majesty that is the Internet. We use them to work and play from anywhere in the world. But if you're …

iPhone 6S vs iPhone 6S Plus: Apple's latest smartphones go head to head

Apple's latest two superphones have a lot in common, but they're far from identical – and in many ways they're aimed at quite different users. And …

Mobile Technology

How To Manage Email So It Doesn't Manage You

<i>Denis Duvauchelle is the CEO and co-founder of productivity app Twoodo. This post first appeared on the Twoodo blog.</i><p>Unless you do your job exclusively via email, there’s no excuse for you to have that tab or app open. There I said it..<p>But you do have it open most of the time, right? It’s hard to …

Time Management