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If you think wearing your own blood oxygen sensor is a great idea, don’t count on Apple Watch to be the best option for that.
If you often plug your iPhone in with borrowed cables, be careful. The O.MG Lightning Cable spy is back with even better snooping capabilities.
Today, Apple announced the release of iOS 14. The newest operating system for the iPhone and iPad brings new features and privacy protection.
According to one CEO, the lack of functionality in crypto apps is because of App Store guidelines that stifle cryptocurrency innovation.
We continue to wait for the first Apple Silicon MacBook to be unveiled. We just might see it at the “Time Flies” event on September 15.
If you’re anxiously awaiting the first Apple Silicon MacBook, your wait might only be until the end of the year.
The software development company says the malware allegations against its advertising kit are false, and that even Apple agrees.
Why would a retail giant want to purchase a short-form video site? Perhaps the hundreds of millions of consumers at stake have something to do with it. Whatever the reason, Walmart is joining Microsoft to beat out Oracle in the TikTok purchase war.
The Apple TV app is already available on many 2019 LG TVs. Now, it’s starting to appear on certain 2018 models, as well
When you think about malware in an app, do you think about your iPhone? Start thinking about it, because ads hide malware in 1,200 apps.
When you delete a Windows partition, but don’t use Boot Camp Assistant to remove the installation, something pesky gets left behind. In this Quick Tip, Jeff Butts shows how to delete the leftover EFI Boot entry from when you dual-booted between macOS and Windows.
In 2019, we were disappointed by the Apple AirPower being canceled. There’s a chance, though, that the wireless charging pad is coming soon.
We knew Apple was taking privacy seriously in iOS 14. The new iOS 14 Precise Location toggle helps protect your location privacy, too.
If you think your only options for beautiful spreadsheets is Excel, Jeff Butts has an excellent overview of how to use Numbers on iCloud
If you’ve wondered how to use Pages on iCloud, Jeff Butts of The Mac Observer has done a deep dive to help you from start to finish.
An annoyance in how you set an alarm in the Clock app has been fixed. The rotating dial is gone, but the feature still isn’t perfect.
One of the most frustrating tasks for iPhone and iPad users is figuring out how to get it to play nicely with encrypted email with iOS Mail. Jeff Butts decided to brave the frustration, scoured the Internet for tips, and developed a method that should solve your woes.
You’ve heard how easy it is to send and receive encrypted emails using Apple Mail. This is pretty important to set up, if you send sensitive data through email. In this article, Jeff Butts walks you through that configuration from beginning to end.
Most wireless chargers make you lay your iPhone face up. If you want to use your iPhone while it charges, you need the HiRise Wireless.