Categories
AppleTV & tvOS AppleWatch & WatchOS iPad & iPadOS iPhone & iOS Mac & macOS

Continuity of the Apple Ecosystem (Part 1)

Our Apple devices talk to each other in incredible ways. You can start on one device, like your iPhone, and easily transition to a different device, like your Mac. So here are some of the continuity features that connect your Apple devices.

Categories
Internet

Chrome Isn’t Your Only Option

Our computer life revolves around the browser we use. For most of us, that browser is Google Chrome. So why stick with Chrome when other better options are faster and more secure than the current king? Here are some alternatives and the connection between them all.

Categories
Accessories Computer Basics

Hard Disk Drive v Super Fast Drive

Arguably, the most critical part of your computer is its storage where all your files are saved. It also impacts your computer’s performance and reliability. So it’s important to know the difference between an HDD and an SSD when buying a new computer, upgrading an old one, or getting a backup drive.

Categories
Accessories Smart Tech Uncategorized

Homekit Everything! (A Guide to Setting Up Homebridge)

HomeKit is a great way to control your smart accessories, especially if you are heavily invested in the Apple Ecosystem. Unfortunately, many accessories don’t support Homekit. So today, we take a look at how to make any device a HomeKit device.

Categories
Accessories Smart Tech

Apple’s Alexa & Why It Matters (What is HomeKit?)

I’m sure you’ve met Amazon’s Alexa and know of Google’s Assistant. But, if you’re invested in the Apple ecosystem, you should meet HomeKit, Apple’s smart home ecosystem. Here’s everything you need to know!

Categories
iPad & iPadOS Mac & macOS

Can the iPad Enter Your Workflow? Can it Replace Your Computer?

Since the iPad Pro was first released, Apple has tried marketing the iPad as a replacement for your computer. Will you take them up on their offer? Here are some things to think about before you make the move.

Categories
Computer Basics

The Operating System Hidden in Plain Sight

You know of macOS and Windows, iOS and Android. But have you ever heard of Linux? This computer system, hidden in the background, controls almost every computer in the world. Click to learn more!

Categories
Accessories Computer Basics Internet

Kicking Google to the Curb

Do you ever feel that someone is watching you online? Google is one of those companies. It may be impossible to escape them completely, but here are a few ways to get them off your back.

Categories
Accessories

A Beginners Guide to USB

USB on the surface may seem simple. Under the hood is a convoluted system of different shapes, multiple versions, and a higher-end standard that runs parallel to USB. Unfortunately, USB is not as simple as it appears. So, here is everything you need to know.

Categories
iOS iOS & iPhone iPad iPad & iPadOS iPadOS iPhone iPhone & iOS

iPhone 12 and iPad Air Put to the Test

Every year the iPhone camera gets a little better. This year’s iPhone 12 is no different. Every year the iPad gets a little faster. The release of the iPad Air 4th Gen is no different. So I put both of these devices to the test. Here’s the result. But first, a quick vocab lesson: FPS […]