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 […]

Apple Pay Support List Continues to Grow

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Apple announced yesterday that it would be officially launching Apple Pay on Monday, October 20, and while the initial list of retailers was quite small when the company initially announced Apple Pay last month at the iPhone 6 event, the list has gotten longer ahead of the payment platform’s launch. Apple announced that a ton […]

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 […]

iPad mini 3 Release Date Breakdown

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The iPad mini 3 release date is now confirmed and pre-orders are set to begin in just a few short hours. With an iPad mini 3 release date imminent, this preview will break down everything you need to know about the release date, pre-orders, price, and where to buy Apple’s brand new iPad mini 3. […]

iMac with Retina Display vs iMac: 5 Key Details Buyers Need to Know

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Apple kick started a computing revolution with the original iMac. In a world overrun with giant monitors and random cables for keyboards and mice, the iMac changed everything. After its reveal every Windows PC maker overnight attempted to copy the iMac’s style and thinness. The iMac with Retina Display isn’t exactly Apple reinventing the all-in-one […]

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 […]

iPad Air 2 Release Date Breakdown

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The iPad Air 2 release date is now confirmed and pre-orders are set to begin in just a few short hours. With an iPad Air 2 release date imminent, this preview will break down everything you need to know about the release date, pre-orders, price, and where to buy Apple’s brand new iPad Air 2. […]

iPad Mini 3 vs iPad Mini 2: What’s Different?

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Apple announced and unveiled the iPad mini 3 today as the successor to the 2nd-generation iPad mini (officially dubbed the iPad mini 2 now, but used to be called the iPad mini with Retina display). How do these two tablets compare? The Cupertino-based company didn’t spend a lot of time talking about the iPad mini […]

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 […]

iPad Mini 3 vs Nexus 9: What Buyers Need to Know

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After all the hype and rumors for months on end, this week two important products were released by both their respective manufacturers. The new Nexus 9 tablet by Google, and Apple’s improved iPad Mini 3. Along with a few other products like the iPad Air 2, Nexus 6, and the OS X Yosemite software update. […]

11 Common iPhone 5 Problems & How to Fix Them

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

Apple’s iOS 8.0.2 update was released to fix lingering iOS 8.0 problems and iOS 8.0.1 issues on iPhone 6. However, in the days since its release, we’ve seen iPhone 5 users continue to complain about a slew of iOS 8.0.2 issues. Here, ahead of Monday’s iOS 8.1 release, we take a look at some of […]

Pixelmator is Apple’s iPad Air 2 Showcase

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During its iPad keynote earlier today, Apple needed an app to showcase just how powerful the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 were. To that end the company who gave watches of its live stream a first look at Pixelmator, a picture editing application made by a team in Lithuania. During the iPad Air […]

Apple Announced New Mac mini for $499. What’s New?

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Apple announced a few new things at their Thursday press event. A new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, as well as an iMac with a Retina Display. But for some people the most exciting announcement came with a cheaper $499 2014 Mac mini. The Apple invitation to this press event came with a statement which […]

iPad Mini Drops to $249 as New iPads Launch

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The iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3 may have a lot of new hardware features going for them – including better screens and faster processors, but what’ll get holiday shoppers flocking to the Apple Stores in droves has absolutely nothing to do with how better their cameras are or how faster they load […]

8 Things to Do Before the iOS 8.1 Release Date

Here's a closer look at iOS 8.0.2 performance on the large iPhone 6 Plus.

The iOS 8.1 release date is confirmed for October 20th just ahead of the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 release date. With the iOS 8.1 release at hand, we want to take a look at some of the things iPhone and iPad owners should do before installing Apple’s brand new iOS 8 update, […]

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 […]

iPad Mini 3 Release Confirmed by Apple

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Apple announced the iPad Air 2 today, along with the iPad mini 3, which is the successor to the iPad mini with Retina display. The iPad mini 3 remain largely unchanged from the iPad mini with Retina display in almost all departments, but the addition of Touch ID and a gold color option look to […]

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 […]