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Here's what the Apple Watch can do without an iPhone

Here's what the Apple Watch can do without an iPhone

Even without an iPhone, you can still do a lot with your Apple Watch. The Apple Watch and the iPhone may be two devices that go better together, but Apple's wearable is still powerful in its own right. If you leave your iPhone at home, here's what the Watch can do on its own. It can tell the...
How to update Flash on your Mac safely and avoid malware

How to update Flash on your Mac safely and avoid malware

Got a message on your Mac that says you have to update Flash? Make sure it's not a malware hijack, and update Flash safely! Adobe frequently updates its Flash software with security improvements and other changes. Seeing update messages has become routine enough that some malware developers have...
Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport, or Apple Watch Edition: Which collection should you get?

Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport, or Apple Watch Edition: Which collection should you get?

Apple has divided the Apple Watch into three collections, each featuring a distinct material — stainless steel, aluminum, and gold. Those three collections come at three very different price points. That might make it seem easy to choose between the less expensive Apple Watch Sport, the premium...
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How to get your Mac menu bar under control

How to get your Mac menu bar under control

Adding apps and software to OS X Yosemite can clutter up the menu bar. Fortunately there are easy ways to fix that problem. Creative Cloud, Dropbox, Time Machine. Before you know it your menu bar is crowded from both ends. Especially when you're using a smaller screen, like on the MacBook Air,...
How to switch from the Samsung Galaxy S to the iPhone 6

How to switch from the Samsung Galaxy S to the iPhone 6

Samsung has released their new Galaxy S6 and if you're disappointed you waited, or tried it out and decided it wasn't for you, here's how to switch — or switch back to the iPhone. The only constant with Samsung is change. Every year is feels like they try something different. That can make it...
How to change someone's Snapchat display name

How to change someone's Snapchat display name

Snapchat may not allow you to change your actual username, but it does let people change their display names. If you use Snapchat regularly and have lots of friends, display names can quickly become a mess. While some people use their regular names like good social citizens, others feel the need...
How to view your iTunes Radio play history on iPhone and iPad

How to view your iTunes Radio play history on iPhone and iPad

Ever heard a song on iTunes Radio that you later decided you wanted to purchase, but just couldn't remember what it was? It happens to all of us from time to time. Luckily, the iTunes app on your iPhone and iPad keeps a running record of all the songs you've listened to via iTunes Radio. It even...
How to replace the headphone jack in your iPhone: The ultimate guide

How to fix the headphone jack in your iPhone: The ultimate guide

So your out of warranty iPhone has a busted headphone jack. If you'd rather fix it on your own instead of buying a new iPhone, you've come to the right place. The symptoms of a broken headphone jack are similar in all models, and can include audio cutting in and out or no audio at all. In some...
Secret Apple Watch controls: How you'll navigate what's on your wrist!

Secret Apple Watch controls: How you'll navigate what's on your wrist!

The Apple Watch only has two hardware buttons but, just like the iPhone, there's a lot you can do with them! Tim Cook introduced the Apple Watch back in September and while much was shown off, much still remains to be seen. What we do know is that it has two buttons — a digital crown that can...
Learn how to automate your Mac

Learn how to automate your Mac

Do the same things over and over again on your Mac? Apple's Automator can help. If you've ever taken stock of the factory-installed apps included on your Mac, you've probably seen Automator but you may have never used it. What exactly is Automator and what can it do? That's the subject of a...
How to sign up for, send, and receive Snapcash with Snapchat

How to sign up for, send, and receive Snapcash with Snapchat

Snapchat has partnered with Square to make sending secure cash payments to your friends just as easy as sending a photo. To get started with Snapcash you'll need to be 18 or older and have a US issued debit card. Once you link your debit card information to your Snapchat account, you're ready to...
How do I get rid of "xfinitywifi?"

How do I get rid of "xfinitywifi?"

Comcast may be using your home router to broadcast a public wi-fi hotspot. Find out what that means, and how to get rid of it. There are a lot of Comcast cable modems leased by residential and business customers. Millions, in fact. In 2014 Comcast created a public network on many of them called...
How to use Windows PC peripherals on your new Mac

How to use Windows PC peripherals on your new Mac

Windows users who switch to Mac spend large sums on peripherals. You have to throw out that stuff when you get a Mac, right? No. Making sure all the other stuff — mice, keyboards, printers, displays, external drives, gamepads, and more — works is important, but Apple makes it pretty easy....

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