July 2020

Here’s How the Exposure Notification System from Apple and Google Protects Your Privacy

By |July 10th, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips|Tags: , , , |

Apple recently released iOS 13.5, incorporating a new Exposure Notification API in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve seen a few people freaking out about this, but seriously, calm down, folks. At best, [...]

Find Files in the Finder Better by Specifying a Search Scope

By |July 7th, 2020|Categories: Mac Tips|Tags: , , , |

This isn’t about periscopes or mouthwash—when it comes to searching, a scope is the area in which a search takes place. When you use the Search field in a Finder window to look for [...]

How to Back Up an iPhone or iPad with Your Mac Running Catalina

By |July 3rd, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips, Mac Tips|Tags: , , , |

One of the most significant changes in macOS 10.15 Catalina was the breakup of the long-standing iTunes app into separate Music, Podcasts, and TV apps. But what about backing up iOS devices, which you [...]

What We Can Expect from macOS 11.0 Big Sur, iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and watchOS 7

By |July 1st, 2020|Categories: News, Releases|Tags: , , , , , |

Every year at its Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple lays out its roadmap for the next releases of each of its operating systems. The COVID-19 pandemic forced Apple to record its keynote presentation ahead of [...]

June 2020

Here’s How to Set a Default Printer on the Mac

By |June 30th, 2020|Categories: Mac Tips|Tags: , , , , |

If you have access to multiple printers, you probably know that you can choose one from the Printer pop-up menu at the top of the Print dialog. But macOS has a feature that should [...]