Shane Hendricks

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How to easily check to see if Apple is slowing down your iPhone

Remember how crazy all those conspiracy theorists sounded when they carried on and on about “planned obsolescence,” claiming that Apple was …

How to allow remote access to your Mac

Computers are ubiquitous, and you've probably had an instance where you are using a computer in one place and you need to access a computer in …

iPad Says “Not Charging” When Plugged Into Computer? Here’s The Fix

You may have noticed that iPad can be charged not only with the included iPad charger, but also by using an iPhone charger, or by connecting an iPad …

How to Use Battery Life Suggestions for Better Battery Life with iOS 11 on iPhone

Some of iPhone Life's most popular articles have been about saving battery life on the iPhone, which just goes to show how much room Apple still has to improve when it comes to battery life. Luckily, you have a new source of information for saving battery life that’s directly from Apple: Battery …

The Drill You Need When Your Swing Falls Apart

With two wins and two second-place finishes—and moving to No. 1 in the world in the Rolex ranking—I'm having the best year of my career. But that doesn't mean my golf swing is always perfect. There are times when I'm not hitting it nearly as well as I want. That's when I go back to the range. A …

iAbyssal is a new light theremin synth for your iOS device

Using an iPhone as a type of theremin has been around for quite a while now. In fact some of the earliest iOS apps were exactly that. But even though …

What to do when ransomware strikes your Mac

When ransomeware strikes, it's hard not to panic. A ransomeware attack may cause your Mac to shut down and then restart into a lock screen. A message …

Apple is working on a fix for GarageBand in iOS 11

Many GarageBand users have noticed that after installing iOS 11, they've been unable to launch the app without it crashing immediately. According to …

Apps

Logic Pro X update adds features, more flexibility with sound

Logic Pro X gets another update this week. Apart from Apple’s continued fascination with automated Drummers, look to some new fluidity with sound, …

AIRS

Like many business leaders, Donovan Neale-May routinely seeks out information on business innovation and management trends. He reads reports from …

A $40 dongle lets you use wired headphones and charge your iPhone 7

After Apple got rid of the headphone jack on its new iPhones yesterday you were probably thinking: How am I supposed to charge my phone <i>and</i> use wired headphones? Fear not dear reader, accessory maker Belkin has a solution. With its $40/£35 Lightning Audio + Charge RockStar adapter (actual product …

Mobile Technology

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Rethinking the Calorie

The simple weight-loss formula—burn more energy than you consume—may actually be holding us back in the fight to curb obesity.<p>“For me, a calorie is a unit of measurement that’s a real pain in the rear.”<p>Bo Nash is 38. He lives in Arlington, Texas, where he’s a technology director for a textbook …

Nutrition

Apple’s New GarageBand For iOS Is An Electronic Musician’s Dream

GarageBand has always had a definite appeal to the person adding tracks to his acoustic guitar performance or the band looking to customize their thrashing metal sound, but to the electronic music junkie the app hasn’t previously held much street cred.<p>Well today, Apple launched a huge new update to …

How to transfer your notes from Evernote to Apple Notes

I have always struggled with the concept of a “Notes” app. What is the definition of a notes app; what information is tracked here? Is this a place to catch all my ideas and outline my future plans? Should I use it as a to-do list aggregator? What about images, websites, sketches? Where do those go?<p>…

Mastering Processes: Multiband Processing

by Mo Volans4 Nov 2013<p>Difficulty:IntermediateLength:QuickLanguages:<p>Mixing & MasteringLogic ProUAD Precision Multiband<p>This post is part of a series …

What is the difference between loudness, volume and gain?

By Disc Makers' Author Ken TheriotSometimes “useful” is better than “precise,” though it is helpful to know what the differences are between …

How to Use 3D Touch on iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

Apple's iPhone 6s and 6s Plus has been selling strongly since its launch last month, thanks in part to a number of new features including 3D Touch. With it, users can access Quick Actions from the home screen and Peek and Pop from within a variety of stock and third-party apps.<p>If you're wondering …

34 iOS 9 tips you should know (pictures)

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Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: Never-Before-Seen Pictures of Truman Capote, Taken by David Attie

The photographer’s son, Eli Attie, introduces his father and the newly uncovered images from the forthcoming book.<p>Truman Capote effectively launched my father’s career. Which is something I learned five months ago, decades after my father’s death.<p>If that seems odd to you, well, it’s odd to me, too. …

How to use iOS 9's keyboard as a trackpad with 3D Touch on iPhone 6s

Tips<p>Apple's new pressure-sensing 3D Touch technology, introduced with iPhone 6s, lets users swiftly navigate iOS 9 with Quick Actions and "Peek and …

Logic Pro X 10.2 Update: Undocumented Changes - Logic Pro Expert

The release notes that come with the Logic Pro X 10.2 update indicate how big of an updated this is. The list has over 250 items of new features, …

Music Production

Musicians beware: The new MacBook isn’t for you

While musicians have long been keen to Apple’s line of laptops for their durability, performance, speed, user-friendly interface, exemplary graphics, …

MacBook Air

How to Convert Audio to MIDI in Logic Pro

March 31, 2015<p>Understanding how to convert an audio track to MIDI expands the palette of effects and devices you can use in your digital audio …

Lincoln’s final hours: Moment by moment, inside Ford’s Theatre and the home where the president died

<b>(Wikimedia)</b><p>It was a scene of horror and disbelief, yet those who were there recall feeling inspired to live worthy of the man<p>Richard Wightman Fox<p>February 16, 2015 11:59am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Lincoln’s Body: A Cultural History”<p><i>The collective sense of what had occurred was of a sadness too noble not</i> …

How to make a mix sound great in mono

<b>Super-wide mixes often sound impressive in stereo, but this isn't much good if carefully-adjusted frequency and dynamic relationships crumble over a</b> …

What’s New in Logic Pro X 10.1: Editing Power, Electronic Drums [In Detail]

With version number 10.1, the Logic Pro release out right now sounds like a “yawn, move along” bump. But there’s actually a big story here. Half that …

Splice Just Launched a Huge Database of Free Music Plug-ins, And It's Completely Awesome

This week, we’ve done nothing but pummel you with loads of gear you want. So, while you’re saving up thousands … sorry, tens of thousands of dollars …

Software

NASA Posts a Huge Library of Space Sounds, And You're Free To Use Them

Space is the place. Again.<p>And SoundCloud is now a place you can find sounds from the US government space agency, NASA. In addition to the requisite …

Mastering - The Complete Guide

<b>Whether you are new to mastering or an experienced engineer, the following feature could change your life. Here is THE complete guide to a process</b> …