September 2020

Did You Know You Can Close a Mac Laptop When It Has an External Display?

By |September 29th, 2020|Categories: Mac Tips|Tags: , , , |

We wanted to make sure that those of you who work on a Mac laptop with an external display know that you can close your laptop’s screen and keep working. Apple calls this closed-clamshell [...]

What’s the Deal with All the Privacy Requests in Catalina?

By |September 25th, 2020|Categories: Mac Tips|Tags: , , , |

Over the last few releases of macOS, Apple has been beefing up the Mac’s privacy controls so they more closely resemble what the company has done in iOS. You’ve undoubtedly noticed that when you [...]

Reduce Arrival Time Anxiety by Sharing Your Location Temporarily

By |September 23rd, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips|Tags: , , , , |

If you’re flying, driving, or biking to visit an iPhone-using friend or family member, you can reduce anxiety related to arrival time or pickup plans (and perhaps provide amusement) by sharing your location temporarily [...]

When Should You Upgrade to macOS 11 Big Sur, iOS 14, iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, and tvOS 14?

By |September 18th, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips, Mac Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |

As we get into September, it’s a good bet that Apple will soon—either this month or next—be pushing out major upgrades for macOS, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and tvOS. Apple previewed these new versions at [...]

Apple Releases Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, new iPad Air, and Subscription Services

By |September 17th, 2020|Categories: News, Products, Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In its “Time Flies” special event on September 15th, Apple cleared the decks of some secondary releases to make room for the anticipated unveiling of the iPhone 12 in a few weeks. Secondary though [...]