How To Use Your iPhone’s Barometer to Crowdsource Weather

11:45 AM, Aug. 28th, 2015 · · How-To

The iPhone's barometer can help track the weather

If you have an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, you've been carrying a barometer around with you this whole time. There's a couple of things you can do with it besides track flights of stairs, and Kelly has some examples of other ways you can put it to work.

How to Delete Flash From Windows Running on Your Mac

3:00 PM, Aug. 20th, 2015 · · How-To

How to delete Flash from Windows

Mac users are fairly familiar with their OS X and how to delete Adobe Flash. However, the occasional user of Windows as a virtual machine in OS X may not have that information handy. Here's a quick how-to that deletes Flash from Windows.

How To Reset A HomeKit Device

8:57 AM, Aug. 13th, 2015 · · How-To

How to reset HomeKit from our iPhone or iPad

If you're lucky you have some HomeKit compatible hardware in your home. If you're less lucky, you might need to troubleshoot it. Kelly helps you reset your devices and get back to living in The Future.

How to Schedule Do Not Disturb Times on iPhone

3:03 PM, Aug. 12th, 2015 · · How-To

Do Not Disturb can come in really handy when you need your iPhone to be quiet for a little while. It gets even more useful when you can also schedule periods of full ninja. Kelly explains how to set things up.

iTunes: How to tell if Your Songs are Matched or Apple Music Downloads

2:20 PM, Aug. 7th, 2015 · · How-To

iTunes Match icons

If you've finally sorted out what happens to your music when you cancel your iTunes Match or Apple Music subscription—like maybe from TMO's infographic explaining it all—but have no idea which songs in your iTunes library are yours and which come from Apple Music, we've got you covered. Read on to learn how to see which songs in your iTunes library are streaming, stored locally, or downloaded from Apple Music.

How to Buy Stuff on Apple’s Redesigned Website

10:16 AM, Aug. 7th, 2015 · · How-To

Apple's website without a dedicated online store

Apple gave its website a major overhaul that does away with the distinct online store we've known for years. That means you can't use the store.apple.com subdomain and browse products; instead, you'll now find buy buttons scattered around the Apple site that let you add products to your shopping bag. Read on to see how Apple's new shopping experience works.

How to Tell the Difference Between Apple Music and iTunes Match Songs

6:06 PM, Aug. 5th, 2015 · · How-To

Apple Music and iTunes Match infographic

When Apple Music came on the scene we suddenly had two ways to play music online, and that made it a little confusing to try to figure out where our music is and what really belongs to us. The Mac Observer sorted out just what happens to our music, and what to expect if you decide to cancel either service. We put all that info into a handy infographic so you don't have to worry about accidentally deleting your music, or wonder why songs you played before ditching Apple Music don't play any more.