How to Amplify Your iPhone Speaker

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While there are a ton of Bluetooth speakers to choose from that can boost your iPhone’s audio volume and quality, sometimes you just need a quick and dirty method for making your iPhone’s speaker louder. Here are some tricks that you can use. Let’s be real: Bluetooth speakers cost money, and you don’t have $50 […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Now Available

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Right on schedule from yesterday’s news that the OS X Yosemite public beta would be arriving today, Apple has now pushed out the software to those who signed up to participate. OS X Yosemite has been in beta form for a while now and has only been available to registered developers, but anyone who signed […]

How to Equalize Volume When Watching Movies on Mac

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Do you hate the quiet dialogue followed by ear-blistering explosions in movies? Here’s how to equalize the volume and fix the problem on your Mac. If you watch a lot of movies on your computer, you’re no doubt familiar with the way that audio is handled. Throughout a movie or TV show, volume fluctuates tremendously, […]

Apple Prepping 4K iMac, 12-Inch MacBook for October Launch

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Surrounding the many Apple rumors already floating around, the company is said to be working on several new Mac products that could be launched in October. The rumor mill is already working overtime to cope with all of the Apple rumors that have already sprung up over the last couple of months, including new details […]

How to Listen to YouTube Videos on iPhone Without Video

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If you ever come across a YouTube video that you merely just want to listen to, here’s how to disable the video in order to save your data. YouTube is full of videos that you really just need to hear the audio for, such as music videos, TED Talks, etc. However, the YouTube iOS app […]

OS X Yosemite & iOS 8 Release Dates Not Linked

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iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite will be tightly integrated with one another, thanks to a new Apple initiative called Continuity which allows both OSes to piggyback features off of one another, but a report say that the two operating system will launch separately anyway. Many features of OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 heavily […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Arriving Tomorrow

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OS X Yosemite has been in beta form for a while now and has only been available to registered developers, but starting tomorrow, the public can give the new OS a try. A couple of days ago, it was rumored that the public beta for OS X Yosemite would be released at some point this […]

Can You Use a Non-iPhone Charger with Your iPhone?

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If you happened to misplace your iPhone charger, you might be curious whether or not you can use a different USB charger that you have lying. Here’s what to look for when you’re wanting to use a non-iPhone charger with your iPhone. Every smartphone comes with its own charger, mostly because each phone requires a […]

How to Add Extra Storage to Your MacBook

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The MacBook Air and Retina MacBook Pros don’t allow you to swap out storage drives unfortunately, so here are a few ways you can add extra storage to your MacBook without any hassle. The nice thing about older MacBooks is that they came with traditional laptop hard drives that you could swap out for a […]

MacBook Stickers Get Their Time to Shine in New Apple Ad

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Apple has released a new ad that shows off the different ways that MacBook users customize their machines, with Apple logo stickers being the focal point of the commercial. In the ad, Apple calls the MacBook Air “the notebook people love,” presumably because they can slap stickers all over it and use the glowing Apple […]

iPhone 6 Release to See Plenty of Units in Stock

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Apple has learned its lesson from last year’s iPhone 5s launch and is said to have ordered between 70-80 million iPhone 6s ahead of the device’s fall release. Production of the iPhone 6 is said to be getting underway at some point this month, and it seems Apple is planning to sell a lot of […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Coming Later This Month

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OS X Yosemite has been available to developers in beta form for quite some time, but a public beta is said to be arriving later this month. OS X Yosemite was announced and unveiled at Apple’s WWDC developers conference back in early June and Apple even released an initial beta to registered developers that very […]

iPhone 5s Sale Offers 50% Off Apple’s Flagship at Verizon

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Verizon is offering 50% off of every flagship smartphone it sells, including the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. The promotion actually began earlier this month, but consumers still have time ┬áto take advantage of a great deal, which allows customers to buy a brand-new smartphone for 50% off its regular subsidized price until July 27. […]

How to Take Perfect Photos for Twitter on iPhone

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If you want to get the most out of Twitter, taking the best possible photos is one big step to ensure that your followers stick around. Twitter has put a lot of emphasis lately on making photos the forefront of the Twitter experience, but there’s one glaring problem with the way that the social media […]

How to Save Your iPhone from Water Damage

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If you accidentally dropped your iPhone in the sink or the toilet, not all hope is lost. Here are some ways to recover it from most kinds of water damage. As you may have learned growing up, water and electronics don’t mix at all, so it’s usually a good idea to not play with your […]

How to Add an Audio Jack to Your Car Stereo

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Many newer car stereos, as well as aftermarket head units, come with an audio jack that you can plug an MP3 player or smartphone into, but if you have an older stereo, here’s how to add an audio jack so that you can easily play your music from your phone to your car stereo. If […]

How to Add Bluetooth to Your Factory Car Stereo

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You can usually plug your phone into your car’s stereo with an audio cable, but why do that when you can go wireless? Here’s how you can add Bluetooth capabilities to your factory car stereo. Most newer cars come equipped with Bluetooth already, but if you have an older vehicle that doesn’t have such a […]

How to Sell Your Old MacBook

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If you finally bit the bullet and upgraded to a newer MacBook, here are a few ways to sell your old MacBook for big bucks. There are multiple ways that you can sell an old MacBook, some of which will get you the best return. However, there are not as many avenues that you can […]

3 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks to Improve Siri

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Siri is a nifty tool for iPhone and iPad users, but you can make it even better if your device is jailbroken.┬áHere are three iOS 7 Cydia tweaks that improve Apple’s digital personal assistant. Hot on the heels of an iOS 7.1.2 jailbreak, we decided to discuss some jailbreak tweaks that iPhone and iPad users […]

iPhone Reminder Alternatives: 3 Great Apps

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The stock iPhone Reminder app isn’t all that bad, but developers are doing a heck of a job creating some really great third-party reminder apps. Here are three of our favorites. A good reminder app is hard to come by these days. The only thing that makes the iPhone’s stock Reminder app any good is […]