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ReSound LiNX Launches as World's First 'Made for iPhone' Hearing Aid

A new hearing aid launched today connects directly to iPhones and other iOS devices, allowing wearers to talk on the phone or listen to music, by GN ReSound, a Danish hearing aid manufacturer.<p>The ReSound LiNX is the first Apple-certified "MFi" or Made for iPhone hearing aid that connects directly …

How-to: Take advantage of Zoom and Large Text in OS X Mavericks

OS X Mavericks has numerous features and settings that make text and images more visible. In this article, I will discuss many options and methods to take advantage of those features in different ways. In pointing out many different ways, I hope to help you find a method that will be a good fit for …

How to wipe all personal data and erase your iPhone and iPad

Whether you want to re-install your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad as new or you want to sell or give it away to someone else entirely, you first need …

Use Safari To Create Your Own Web-Based Dashboard Widgets [OS X Tips]

Poor Dashboard widgets. They seem so sad, sitting there, their vast potential wasted by a lack of any good ones.<p>Luckily, our friends over at OS X Daily have pointed out a pretty slick way to roll your own using Safari. Who knew?<p>Here’s how to make your own darn widgets in OS X with nothing more than …

Widgets

How To Merge Two Folders Into One On Your Mountain Lion Mac [OS X Tips]

When you drag a bunch of items into a folder in the Finder on your Mac and some of the items in there have the same name, your Mac will ask you if you want to replace the items in the folder you’re dragging to. This is all well and good when you’re trying to do just that, but what about when you …

Operating Systems

Apple opens graphics card replacement program for some mid-2011 iMacs

Apple has opened up one of its rare replacement programs for the graphics card in some mid-2011 iMac configurations, according to a notice issued to Apple Support employees. The iMac in question is the model released in May 2011 with Sandy Bridge processors and Thunderbolt ports. This iMac was sold …

How-to: Change the email address associated with your Apple ID

<b>This is the second article in our new Saturday how-to series (see last week’s post about safely deleting an iCloud account)</b><p>It is highly recommended that you tie an active, valid email address to your Apple ID. The Apple ID is your login for Apple services such as iTunes, App Store, iMessage, and …

Hack Your iPhone To Allow Personal Tethering, No Jailbreak Required

One of the features that still differentiates various iPhone carriers is the ability to tether your laptop or tablet to your iPhone’s data connection without paying an extra fee. Some carriers let you do this, some don’t… and if you want to avoid tethering charges, your only option is a jailbreak, …

iOS

Five Quick And Easy Ways To Master The OS X Keyboard [Feature]

As we’re all Mac users here (at least I hope so!), it’s a good idea from time to time to learn new things on our favorite computer, to make our Mac life just that bit more fun and productive.<p>With that in mind, here are five easy keyboard tricks that you can use that you<br>may not have already known …

Operating Systems

Ignore The Mouse: Enable And Use Full Keyboard Access On Your Mac [OS X Tips]

Mac OS X is full of great accessibility features to help those with differing abilities access their Macintosh, whether they have visual, hearing, or motor challenges. One feature, Full Keyboard Access, is set for those who can’t use the mouse reliably. You can use it, too, if you just want to keep …

Reviews: Olloclip Quick-Flip Case + Pro-Photo Adapter for iPhone 5

Very little has changed between the iPhone 4/4S and iPhone 5 versions of the 3-in-One Photo Lens. You still get a set of three metal-housed lenses …

Cameras

Add Unsupported Passes, Cards, And Tickets To Passbook [iOS Tips]

Yeah, we get it: Passbook is awesome. It’s also woefully under-populated with only a handful or three of official apps.<p>But look, Passbook files aren’t even that special. They’re just specially formatted computer files with a .pkpass extension. What’s neat about that is that anyone can create one of …

Apps