February 2020

Is Your iPhone Reporting “No Service” When You Know There’s a Signal?

By |February 25th, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |

Have you ever seen the dreaded “No Service” label at the top of your iPhone’s screen, even when you’re pretty sure there should be cellular reception? It’s not common, but the iPhone’s cellular radio [...]

To Prevent Spearfishing, Set a PIN or Passcode on Your Cell Phone Account

By |February 21st, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips, Mac Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Spearfishing. It’s no longer just a tropical ocean sport that could provide seafood for dinner. In today’s tech world, spearfishing is when someone targets you specifically, usually with the goal of taking over your [...]

Make Your Own Keyboard Shortcuts on the Mac

By |February 18th, 2020|Categories: Mac Tips|Tags: , , , , |

Power users like keyboard shortcuts because it’s faster to press a couple of keys than to navigate lengthy menus. If you have trouble remembering shortcuts, check out KeyCue, which displays a concise table of [...]

Strategies for Moving from Mojave to Catalina

By |February 14th, 2020|Categories: Mac Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |

For some Mac users, macOS 10.15 Catalina is no longer a choice. That’s because the new 16-inch MacBook Pro and the 2019 Mac Pro that Apple released late last year ship with Catalina installed [...]

AirDrop Reception Not Working? Here’s the Likely Fix

By |February 11th, 2020|Categories: iOS Tips|Tags: , , , |

AirDrop has become a fast and reliable way to transfer data from one iPhone to another that’s nearby. Just tap the share icon and in iOS 13’s activity view, either tap an AirDrop shortcut [...]