Do you know how to tell what time a particular text was sent under iOS? How about within OS X? Whether you need to know one of those tricks or both, you can find your answer in today's Quick Tip (along with another handy Messages secret!).
If you like iTunes as a music player but not so much as an iOS sync/backup utility, you're not alone. Kelly has three alternatives to iTunes if you want to manage your iOS device on your Mac, just not with iTunes.
Pages 5.5.2 for the Mac is a very capable word processor, and it's full of all sorts of abilities you might not have thought about. In the following tutorial Nancy Carroll Gravley will show you how you can control the number of rows and columns in a table, create a formula, and share your documents within Pages.
Today's Quick Tip is about configuring recurring alarms within iOS. Using this, you won't have to go in and manually toggle an alarm to be sure you'll be awakened when you need to be. Hey, we all hate being woken up in the mornings, but maybe this'll make us hate it a tiny bit less! …OK, probably not.
In Apple's iOS Apple Store app, it says, "Pick your favorite models before pre-order.... Choose your favorites by clicking the heart icon next to those models." That way, you can compare them and be ready for the pre-order process. John Martellaro shows you how to do it.
In today's Quick Tip, Melissa Holt is going to cover how we can manually adjust our iPhone or iPad's camera exposure under iOS 8. Heck, she's even gonna throw in a bunch more suggestions for using the Camera app, so come check it out!
Game of War—the mobile-only MMO (massively multiplayer online game) for iOS and Android—features a number of "Events" that are key to leveling your empire and growing your army. One of the most important is the Casino Event, both the Solo version and the Inferno Solo version. Completed properly, these events are the single most profitable events in the game, but you have to do them right. Bryan Chaffin shows you how.
Light trails on an iPhone? Easy! Vern Seward Shows you how in this week's iPhoneography 101.
Back in the day you could tell who the serious Mac users were because they had the skills to customize the icons for their hard drive and other icons. You can do the same in OS X, and it's even easier now. Kelly explains how to swap out icons, and sources for more.
Today's Quick Tip is all about how to work with that fancy calculations bar that'll appear at the bottom of your Numbers window when you select a group of cells. Using that, you can quickly add formulas to your spreadsheet, for example, or learn more about the different functions available to you. Come on in and check it out!
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