How to Turn off iPhone Calls on Your Mac with OS X Yosemite

Turn off iPhone calls on your Mac in seconds.

With iOS 8.1 and OS X Yosemite you can answer phone calls from your iPhone on your Mac. This is a handy feature, but if you find it annoying it is easy to turn off phone calls on Macs with OS X Yosemite. Turning off phone calls in OS X Yosemite is essential if you […]

Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What Not to Expect

Developers are working on a Nexus 4 Android L port.

With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date all but confirmed for early November, we want to take a look at what we do not expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s […]

How to Change Your Mac’s Admin Password

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By default, your Mac’s admin password is your iCloud password. This is a new feature introduced in OS X Yosemite, but it’s something that not all users like, so here’s how to go back to using an admin password of your choice. The nice thing about past versions of OS X was that you could […]

Top 10 Things to Try in OS X Yosemite & iOS 8.1

Here are 10 things you need to try when you install OS X Yosemite.

The OS X Yosemite update includes a long list of exciting new features, but there are a few things you simple need to try after you install OS X Yosemite on your computer. You’ll need the free iOS 8.1 release on your iPhone or iPad to make all of these features work. Apple added 10 exciting […]

How to Make & Receive iPhone Calls in OS X Yosemite

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If you want to use your Mac to make and receive phone calls from your iPhone, here’s how to do it using OS X Yosemite and iOS 8. OS X Yosemite was launched last week during Apple’s iPad event, allowing Mac users to download and install the long-awaited new version of OS X. One of […]

How to Use AirDrop on iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite

Learn how to use AirDrop on IOS 8 and OS X Yosemite.

With iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite you can quickly send photos links and more from iPhone or iPad t your computer. This guide explains what AirDrop is, how to use AirDrop and what’s new with this feature in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite. You need iOS 8 on your iPhone or iPad an […]

OS X Yosemite Problems Frustrate Users

OS X Yosemite problems arrive with the free update for Macs.

Apple released OS X Yosemite for Macs last week, adding new features and connectivity to the iPhone and iPad as part of an update for Apple computers. This impressive update unlocks exciting new features but it also brings a number of OS X Yosemite problems that should make some users think twice about updating, at […]

How to Send & Receive SMS Text Messages in OS X Yosemite

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OS X Yosemite comes with a really cool new feature that lets you send and receive SMS text message on your Mac. Here’s how to set it up. Previously, you were only able to send and receive iMessages on your Mac, while SMS text messages had to be handled on your iPhone. However, you can now […]

How to Downgrade from OS X Yosemite to OS X Mavericks

Learn how to downgrade from OS X Yosemite to OS X Mavericks.

“Can I downgrade from OS X Yosemite to OS X Mavericks?” is a common question after updating to the new version of software for your Mac. We’ll show you two ways to downgrade to Mavericks on your Mac. Keep in mind that any changes you made will not be there when you downgrade from OS […]

How to Use Logitech Keyboards & Mice with OS X Yosemite

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OS X Yosemite was just recently released, and tons of Mac users are flocking to the Mac App Store to download the latest version, especially since it’s free. However, as with any new piece of software, it’s not compatible with everything yet. For example, Logitech’s software for its keyboards and mice don’t yet have full […]

How to Set Up Handoff in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite

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Apple first announced iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite earlier over the summer in June during the company’s annual WWDC developers conference, and a new feature called Handoff allows users to seamlessly integrate a Mac and an iPhone or iPad in order to start work on one device and finish it on another. Here’s how […]

6 Reasons to Install OS X Yosemite Today

If you own a newer Mac it's a great time to install the OS X Yosemite update.

The free OS X Yosemite update is available for download bringing new features to even your old Mac. We’ll outline six reasons you should install OS X Yosemite today. After only a little trouble on the OS X Yosemite release date this week, it’s time for many users to think about installing the OS X 10.10 […]

How to Setup iCloud Drive on iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite

Learn how to set up iCloud Drive and use it on iPhone, iPad, Mac and Windows.

Apple’s iCloud Drive is a new online storage option that works across iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite. This iCloud Drive setup guide will show you how to turn on iCloud Drive, set it up and how to use the service. With iCloud Drive on your iPhone, iPad and Mac you can make sure that […]

Best OS X Yosemite Features Skip Many Old Macs

AIrDrop from OS X Yosemite to the iPhone or iPad only works on some Macs.

The OS X Yosemite update is available on many Apple notebooks and computers, even those as old as late 2007 — but these old Macs miss out on many of the best OS X Yosemite features like Handoff, Instant Hotspot and AirDrop from Mac to iPhone or iPad. Apple announced the OS X Yosemite during a special […]

How to Perform a Clean Install of OS X Yosemite

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OS X Yosemite is officially out and ready for the public. It’s the latest OS X version from Apple and it comes with a heap of new features, including an all new look and Handoff (which lets you go back and forth on your iPhone or iPad with certain tasks). OS X Yosemite is available […]

OS X Yosemite Download Problems

These temporary OS X Yosemite download errors should subside soon.

There is no official OS X Yosemite download time, but the free update is now available on the Mac App Store and users are running into OS X Yosemite download problems that prevent them from starting the installation or even the download. We expected long OS X Yosemite download times, but it’s surprising to see Apple start off […]

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Install OS X Yosemite Today

Here are 10 OS X Yosemite release date tips to relieve stress and help eliminate problems.

The OS X Yosemite downloads start sometime today, but if you are just finding out about the free update for your Mac, there are a few reasons to skip it for now. We’ll take a look at five reasons you shouldn’t install OS X Yosemite today. There are no major issues that we know of, but with […]

10 OS X Yosemite Release Date Tips

Avoid installing on the OS X Yosemite release date if you aren't at home base.

The OS X Yosemite release date is here and if you plan to upgrade to OS X 10.10 there are some tips to make sure your Yosemite update is a smooth one. Apple’s OS X Yosemite update is available for a lot of Macs, even older ones, and it is a free update, which means a […]

Free Apple iWork Update Available Today

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Apple’s popular and increasing more impressive iWork productivity suite received its last major update back in April, but today along with the release of its next-generation Mac operating system, OS X 10.10 Yosemite, they’ve confirmed a new and improved free update to iWork is available starting today. Apple, Microsoft, and Google each have competing apps […]

How Long will the OS X Yosemite Download Take?

Here's how long the OS X Yosemite download should take.

We’re still waiting for the OS X Yosemite release time to arrive after the special event, but we can help you figure out if you have time for the OS X Yosemite download today. The OS X Yosemite download link is not on the App Store yet, but it should appear in the next several […]