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How to record your iPhone/iPad screen WITHOUT a Mac or PC

You can record the action taking place on an iPhone (or iPad!) screen by attaching the phone to a Mac via a USB cable and using QuickTime Player, but …

Recover Deleted Data from iPad and iPhone Without Backup

<b>SPONSORED POST</b><p>How to <b>recover</b> <b>deleted</b> <b>photos, videos, messages, WhatsApp, notes from iP</b><b>ad without backup</b><p>Our iPads hold so much data. From Music, photos, videos, contacts, text messages and so much more. As much as we like to store information on our iPads, we also inherently understand that the data …

Data Recovery

5 Secret Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

It's time to get to know your phone better.<p>You might think you know everything about your<p>better halfiPhone, but you're wrong. There's a whole world of hidden features that can only be unlocked with secret codes. *GASP*<p>Excited? You should be. Here's what the features actually do.<p>1. Find out exactly …

Stone Age

Sony's RX100 V camera makes a strong first impression

Here are sample images from the new flagship point-and-shoot.<p>With the introduction of its RX100 series in 2012, Sony raised the bar for point-and-shoot cameras. As such, it's no surprise that the latest model can do things like capture JPEG and RAW photos at a mind-boggling 24 frames per second. …

Cameras

I'm becoming convinced of a popular theory about Rey from 'Star Wars'

After seeing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" twice over the last three days, I've had a lot of opportunity to digest the biggest question the movie left everyone with.<p>The biggest question is "Who is Rey?"<p>There's a lot of early speculation, but after taking more time to think about it, I think a …

NASA releases a colorful, psychedelic video of Pluto

And a brief history of the dwarf planet's trippy imagery<p>NASA has released hundreds of photos of the Pluto system since the flyby in July, but a handful of them have supremely psychedelic. A new video released today is no exception.<p>The agency took images made by the Linear Etalon Imaging Spectral …

Best iPhone Call Recorder Apps: Conversations are Important, Keep Them Intact

It is beneficial for each and everyone to keep track of essential conversations then and now. This can save you from your boss, over an important …

How to install iOS 9 beta without a developer account or registering iPhone or iPad UDID

Apple seeded the first iOS 9 beta immediately after the WWDC Keynote yesterday. Officially, beta versions can be installed on iOS devices whose UDIDs …

11 secret features hidden in your Mac

But there's hope!<p>We've put together some great tips and tricks that can show you how to save time using your Mac, from taking advantage of its hidden calculator to discovering the tiny but useful icon that has been right in front of your face the entire time.

OS X

How to Add Text to Video with iMovie in Mac OS X

If you want to place some text onto a video, the iMovie app for Mac is a good place to start. This is good for putting a title onto a movie, placing …

Yosemite & iOS 8 How-To: Record video from your iOS device on the Mac

Have you ever wanted to create an iOS gaming video or a tutorial of how to use your iOS device? Now, with Yosemite and iOS 8 you can record and make a video of what you are doing on your iOS device using your Mac. Here’s how:<p>In order for this to work, you need to have a newer iOS device with the …

How to break into the mobile app business with little cash and no programming skill

Think you can make a bajillion dollars creating an app? David Gewirtz shows you how to get started. He doesn't guarantee you'll make any money, but …

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.

Ask: How to Reinstall OS X without the DVD

Got an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We've got the answer. This time in Ask, we'll tell you how to install Mac OS X on a brand-new hard drive, …

How to Make a Bootable OS X 10.10 Yosemite Installation Drive

The last time Apple released a new version of its OS X operating system on physical media was 2009, in the case of OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. Since …

How to Enable Text Message Forwarding and Answer Phone Calls on Your Mac

With the release of OS X Yosemite, Apple has included a new set of "Continuity" features that connect iOS devices and the Mac in a number of ways. Most notably, Continuity allows users to <b>place and answer calls with their Macs and iPads that are forwarded through the iPhone</b>.<p>Similarly, <b>Macs and iPads</b> …

10 cool new features found in iOS 8.1

Not your average iOS update<p>Don’t be fooled: iOS 8.1 is no mere “dot” release. This rapid update from Apple is chock-full of great new features, …

9 Outstanding Apps for Adding Text to Your Photos

Add text to photos<p>Text on pictures — that’s the idea behind messaging, poster art, greeting cards and scenic displays. And font freaks (you know who you are) will always be on the lookout for ways to add text into snapshots and vacation photos. Happily, dressing up your photos with text can be done …

Wi-Fi not working on your iPhone or iPad? Here's the fix!

In theory, wireless connections and cellular networks should live happily in harmony on your iPhone or iPad. Your device uses automatic switching …

Wi-Fi

Black login screen on your Mac? Here's the fix!

What's likely happened is that a system preference called a <b>plist</b> file has gotten corrupted or damaged somehow. The file is called</b> …

Operating Systems

5 more Mac keyboard shortcuts that make computing even easier

After we posted our handy Mac keyboard shortcuts video, we got a ton of comments — and more great suggestions about ways to streamline working with your Apple computer.<p>In today’s video, we take a look at another handful of great Mac keyboard shortcuts, and show you how you can make your …

Keyboard Shortcuts

How to get lost iCloud contacts back on your iPhone

Whenever I sign out of iCloud and back in on my iPhone, some of my contacts will inevitably disappear. Given enough time, most of them restore (it …

iCloud

How to Disable Facebook's Video Autoplay on iPhone

A while ago, Facebook introduced autoplay for videos on the social network. Perhaps the most obnoxious part about it is that every time a video ad starts playing in your News Feed, you are essentially paying with your precious data or battery power for them to advertise to you. Fortunately, it's …

Social Media

Want to see OS X before anyone else? Apple reveals how

Apple has launched the OS X Beta Seed Program, which lets you catch a sneak-peak of pre-release updates for the first time.<p>The first version that …

How to manage multiple iOS devices within a single household

Recent research shows us that as high as 40 percent of iPhone owners keep their older phones around as a spare and an additional 20 percent give them …

Apple Awarded Patent Detailing Facial Detection and Recognition System for Devices

Apple has been awarded a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (via <i>AppleInsider</i>) for a system that allows for a personal computing device such as a Mac or iPhone to be controlled through facial detection and recognition, primarily for security and convenience purposes.<p>The patent, which was …

How to set up and start using Finder Tags on the Mac

Finder Tags are a quick and convenient way of organizing your documents and files into groups, making it easy to find from any Finder window you …

Operating Systems

How to Reclaim Lost Disk Space by Deleting Old iOS Device Backups

- May 24, 2013<p>Have a small hard drive? Running out of space? Your iPhone, iPod, and iPad backups may be partially to blame.<p>Every time you sync your …