Got an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We've got the answer. This time the focus is on the Find and Spotlight functions in Mac OS X, which can be essential for locating files on your computer. But what do you do when that function just stops working? We'll show you how to get it running again.
A long-standing complaint about iOS is the tight degree of control Apple exercises over what apps are able to do. Those restrictions have been relaxed in iOS 8 to allow apps to extend the system’s capabilities in defined ways. This is especially useful in the iOS version of Safari; using extensions, you can, for example, share a page to new places and perform new actions like translating it between languages. We'll show you how.
Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We've got the answer. This time, we have a reader who's been experiencing strange problems with her mouse since upgrading to OS X Yosemite. We'll take a look at a way to make those problems go away.
Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We've got the answer. This time, we'll show you how to update your Apple ID to a new email address but still keep all the purchases and history associated with it — plus, if you want, how to transfer your old ID's email to a new user.
Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We've got the answer. In this week's Ask, we'll let you know how to prevent your iPhone from automatically downloading recently purchased music when you connect it to your Mac.
Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We have the answer. The ability to answer iPhone calls from your other Apple devices can be pretty convenient, but it can also be intrusive at times. In this edition of Ask, we'll show you how to disable the call-forwarding Continuity feature that was introduced in iOS 8.
Are you making the most of your Mac's operating system and built-in software? If you're running OS X Yosemite and you aren't taking advantage of these 22 features, the answer is no! These handy pointers will save you time and make you more efficient, and they make things easier on your Mac as well. Read on for 22 top tips that every Mac user should know.
Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We have the answer — even when it has to do with a jailbroken iPad. For some, jailbreaking an iOS device might sound like a beneficial idea, but it isn't necessarily all it's cracked up to be. If you've jailbroken your iPhone and want to restore regular functionality, we'll show you how it's done.
They're an integral part of your computing setup, and you use them so often you practically forget they're there. We're talking about your mouse and trackpad, and there's more to them than you might think; both input devices offer options and shortcuts that can make your life easier. Here are six top tips to improve the way you use your Mac's mouse and trackpad.
Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We have the answer. This time in Ask, we try to resolve the problem of not being able to send iMessages to a fellow iPhone user. This question is specifically about someone who's recently switched over to a new device, but it can work in other situations, too.