How to Set Up Family Sharing in iOS 8

How to Set Up Family Sharing in iOS 8
One of the best new features that Apple introduced with iOS 8 is Family Sharing, a service that allows up to six people to share apps, music, movies, and other content across all of their devices. This isn’t Apple’s first foray into allowing users to share content of course, but Family Sharing has streamlined the Read more…

Get Hugely Discounted Apps Via App Santa Now!

app santa discount
Merry Christmas to you, app lovers who are always on the lookout for when app prices drop. As it usually is during the holidays, discounts and promos are all over the place, and if you have been patient enough in the past year, you’ll probably save a sizeable chunk of money by buying apps this Read more…

This Is What Apple Employees Are Getting for Christmas

apple employees christmas gift backpack
Apple has a tradition of giving their employees a signature gift at the end of the year as a way of saying thank you for doing their part for the company. It’s not an unusual practice, for sure, as many other companies do the same thing. Then again, it’s Apple, so it makes fans curious Read more…

Isn’t it Time We Forgave Apple for Apple Maps?

Isn't it Time We Forgave Apple for Apple Maps?
Back in 2012, Apple famously dumped Google Maps in favor of its own in-house mapping solution, introducing Apple Maps to iOS users for the first time. The new Maps app delivered a host of cool new features, including turn-by-turn navigation and 3D flyovers of popular cities and landmarks. But in a move that was very uncharacteristic Read more…

Apple Christmas Ad The Song Might Make You Shed a Tear or Two

apple christmas ad the song
We’ve never made a secret of our love for Apple ads, and for this holiday season, Apple has not failed to deliver yet again. During a season of overly cheerful or cloyingly sentimental music, the Apple Christmas ad The Song manages to maintain a good balance. It does not do away with the sentiment that Read more…

How Apple Made Me a Convert to Large Screened Phones

big screened phones
Okay, I’ll admit it. I was one of those tech-pundits who looked on with disdain over the past few years as more and more smartphones made the transition to ever larger screens. For years I clung to my iPhone 4S thinking it was the perfect size for a mobile device, all along dreading the day that Read more…

Buy an Original Apple Watch from 1995

original apple watch
The other day, some dude shelled out more than $25,000 to be the proud owner of two original iPhones in pristine condition. If you envied (or envy) him, you might be placated by buying an original Apple Watch instead. Back in 1995, the company did make an Apple Watch. You might say it was ahead Read more…

How Much Is a First Generation iPhone Worth Today?

How Much Is a First Generation iPhone Worth Today?
Sure, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are the talk of the town these days, both good and bad being brought out into the open. But why go with the flow when you can be unique and show off an original iPhone? You know, those first generation iPhones that changed the way we used mobile Read more…

FlowVella: Full-Featured Presentation Software for the 21st Century

Flowboard
[Update: On December 18, 2014 Flowboard changed the name of this software to FlowVella. This article has been updated to reflect that change.] If you’re a Mac user who has had to make professional-quality presentations in the past, you probably know that your options for software have generally been limited to Microsoft’s PowerPoint or Apple’s Read more…

Should You Install iOS 8.1.2 Now?

ios 8
By now, you’ve probably gotten a notification message on your iPhone and other iOS devices that iOS 8.1.2 is now available and that you can update your phone. I usually go ahead and install the newest version when I get the notification, but this time, I might wait a while. Should you follow my suit Read more…