It gives you a bit more information on issues, and it checks the status of each mail server you’re using.
Sorting through the mesh wireless systems available today can be tricky. Read on, and we’ll teach you how to decide which one is best for you. [Update: Includes Linksys Velop’s addition of less expensive, dual-band units, eero’s new Bufferbloat protection, and added a note to the buying advice section comparing the robustness of eero, Velop, and Orbi. – Dave]
You updated to iOS 11.4 on your iPhone or iPad, tvOS 11.4 on your Apple TV, and HomePod 11.4 on your HomePod so you have AirPlay 2 support. Now you need to assign rooms to your speakers so you can control where you’re playing music. Here’s how.
Here are the new features available as well as instructions on upgrading.
Your iPhone and iPad use Location Services to track places you go that it deems important to you. That’s either really cool, or super creepy, depending on your point of view. Here’s how to see the significant locations where your iPhone and iPad have tracked you.
A virtual machine environment on the Mac allows one to run a licensed copy of Windows or some popular distributions of Linux. John shows us how to also run macOS as a virtual machine guest OS inside macOS as a host.
If you prefer the Terminal over the GUI, or just want a different way to create and move files and folders, this is the tip for you.
Every Friday the For You section is updated with what the algorithms think you’ll like. For a while Andrew Orr didn’t like his recommendations. But he thinks he discovered a way to improve Apple Music.
If you’re using S/MIME, PGP, or GPG encryption for messages in Apple’s Mail app or other email client apps, you could be susceptible to what’s being called Efail. You can protect your messages until app updates addressing the flaw are released, and it’s easy to do.
Bombich Software released version 5.1 of Carbon Copy Cloner on April 24 with snapshot support. There’s a lot to know about this major upgrade, and so some basic Q&A seems in order. Read this first.
Preview is such an underrated tool in macOS. It lets you view and edit images and PDFs.
Spotlight is a tool that lets you search through your Mac for files, folders, and other information.
Apple has a Remote app you can install on your Apple Watch so you can use it as an Apple TV or iTunes Remote.
Amazon Alexa has a new feature called Remember This to help you keep track of whatever it is you need to remember. Read on to learn how.
You’ll need a laptop or desktop to download your data; it’s not possible with the Instagram app.
Check out these resources to know what to do if you see suicide or self harm-threatening messages on social network services.
This method is basically iTunes gift cards without actually buying a gift card.
Basically, Apple knows about stuff you buy and content you consume, but everything else is off-limits.
This strain of Crossrider comes in the form of a fake Adobe Flash Player installer.
If you’re planning to sell a Mac that boots from an SSD, or you have an old Flash drive or SSD you want securely erase, this article has a wealth of resources.