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How to share files between Macs

If you have more than one Mac, there will be times when you want to share files between your computers, or you simply want to transfer your files to your friends or colleagues. In reality, there are various ways you can use to exchange files between Macs. Here are some of them. 1. Email Email is among the easiest ways…







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How to change Safari’s default search engine for iPhone and Mac

Before now, one of the most annoying things was that you could not change default search engine in Safari for your iPhone, iPad or MacOS X, which was a little disappointing. Luckily, in iOS 9, there is a setting that allows you to select your preferred search engine in Safari for your iPhone, iPad or Mac OS X. For example,…







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5 secret iPhone features you may not know about

Apple has always been adding in new features to make its iOS platform useful and indispensable to millions of people that use it daily. As a result, there are tons of awesome features you are not aware of. In this post, we will cover five hidden iPhone features that you may not know about. Here we go 1. Create custom…







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How to enable SIM card lock on iPhone

Security is one of the most important aspects of the mobile operating system. Apple’s iOS scores as the most secure mobile operating system, as Apple sets up some restrictions for its OS platform. However, there are some settings you need to change in order to make your iPhone more secure. In this case, locking your iPhone’s SIM card seems to…







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10 lesser-known iPhone tips you should know about

iPhone serves as one of the most desired smartphones among technology fanatics. Apple has always been adding new features to its mighty iPhone. Some of them are obvious. Some, on the other hand, are hidden. But once you learn them, you will be able to master your device. Here are ten iPhone tips you should know about. 1. Close three…







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Top iOS 9’s keyboard tips (Part 1)

Apple has improved its virtual and multi-touch keyboards with many features including predictive engine, shortcuts and trackpad mode. However, not all of these features are obvious, some are hidden. That means you need to learn, and once you do that, you will master your keyboard on your iPhone. Here are some keyboard tips you need to know to improve your…







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How to bring iOS 9.3’s Night Shift mode to your Mac with F.lux

Night Shift is a nice feature in iOS 9.3, as it automatically changes the colors on your iPhone or iPad display to a warner hue for easy nighttime reading. According to Apple, Night Shift mode helps you get a good night’s sleep because it removes blue light emitted from smartphones or laptops that causes strain on your eyes and prevents…







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Here is how to disable search suggestions in Chrome and Safari

When you type a search in the address bar in Chrome or Safari, the browser will use the search engine to suggest the web addresses and terms you are looking for. For some users, this search suggestion may be useful, as they can expand their search queries, while others may find it annoying because it disrupts their searching flow, or…







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How to turn up your iPhone alarm volume

Sleep is very important to our health, but we also need to get up in time for appointments and meetings. Almost everyone today owns at least a smartphone, so we rely on our iPhones with a classic alarm tone to get us out of bed. However, you may have noticed that iPhone alarm sound remains quiet, causing heavy sleepers to…







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How to unlock Mac OS X using iCloud password

iCloud is a bigger deal than you think. In this case, Apple allows its users to use iCloud password to unlock their Mac. Normally, to keep your Mac secure, you will need to already have permission to access your Mac’s settings. By default, if you have set up iCloud on your Mac, you can use your iCloud password to login…







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How to transfer information from a Windows to a Mac

You may be wondering if all your settings and previous data remain “intact” when you move from a Windows to a Mac. Luckily, OS X El Capitan includes a perfect tool called Migration Assistant that allows you to easily migrate data from a PC running Windows. The coolest thing is that many of your data will be converted or imported…







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How to prevent people from making purchases on your iOS devices

If you are one of those who frequently interact with Apple’s in-app purchase system or mobile Internet payments, you may be in danger. In reality, there are some times when someone borrows your phone and racks up lots of in-app purchases. Luckily, there are some simple workarounds that help you prevent unintentional or unauthorized purchases on your iPhone, iPad or…







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Best iOS apps according to Apple (Apple Design Awards)

At the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2016 on June 13, we saw the unveiling of Apple’s newest mobile software, iOS 10, and MacOS Sierra. At the event, Apple also announced its prestigious Apple Design Awards, which honors the best and the most innovative Mac and iOS apps. Let’s have a look at this year’s winners. 1. Frame.io, the best video…







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Best 5 MacOS Sierra features

At the Worldwide Developers Conference on June 13, Apple introduced the next version of OS X, and the coolest thing is that it sports a brand-new name: MacOS Sierra. According to Apple, the new MacOS name will bring the name of Apple’s Mac operating system in line with iOS and WatchOS. Besides the new name MacOS, the update includes some…







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Unable to activate iPad and iPhone after iOS 9.3 update. Here is how you fix it

iOS 9.3 comes with a lot of exciting features including password-protected Notes, Night Shift mode, data-friendly Wi-Fi Assist, and many more. However, some iPad 2 users have reported that they cannot activate their devices after upgrading its operating system to Apple’s latest mobile software. Specifically, iOS 9.3 update requires users of older iPhones and iPads to enter their Apple ID…