iOS 8: Setting Messages to Expire

8:42 AM, Oct. 16th, 2014 · · Tips

Even though iOS 8's new features for sending quick audio or video messages are pretty cool, those of us with smaller capacity devices may not want to save every bit of every conversation we have. For today's Quick Tip, we'll discuss adjusting your settings so that you control how often your text, audio, and video messages get deleted.

List of Macs That Will Run Yosemite

12:41 PM, Oct. 15th, 2014 · · Tips

OS X Yosemite

Apple said OS X Yosemite would be released this fall, and with the company's latest media event set for Thursday, there's a good chance we'll have a better idea when to expect the big update to finally roll out. The big question is whether or not your Mac can take advantage of Yosemite's new features. Read on to see if the soon to be released version of OS X will run on your Mac.

How To Add Images To Ello Posts

3:09 PM, Oct. 13th, 2014 · · Tips

Ello has less constraints than some other social networks. Kelly explains how to add an image to your Ello post for maximum enjoyment. (Think of all the GIFs you can inflict on others!)

iOS 8: Hiding Your Current Email Drafts

8:40 AM, Oct. 9th, 2014 · · Tips

For today's Quick Tip, we're going to discuss the convenient new way to store and access email drafts under iOS 8. This small interface change will really make your message composing much simpler, especially if you need to refer to another email while you're writing. Come on in and get acquainted with this feature!

iOS 8: Rearranging Share Pane Icons

8:59 AM, Oct. 8th, 2014 · · Tips

Rearrange iOS 8 shared app icons

iOS 8 makes it easier to share content between apps thanks to its new Extensions feature. Once you enable sharing for specific apps they'll appear in the Share Pane, but they might not list in an order that makes sense to you. There are a couple ways to change the order of shared app icons, and both are easy to do.

iOS 8: Using and Disabling QuickType

8:45 AM, Oct. 7th, 2014 · · Tips

In this Quick Tip on QuickType, we'll discuss how Apple's new system of predictive text behaves, how to dismiss it from your screen, and how to turn it completely off if you so desire. So if those suggested words marching across your on-screen keyboards upset you, we've got the fix.