Use AirPods to Improve Your Hearing

An ever-increasing number of people have hearing loss due to exposure to loud noise and age. If you’re in that group, but don’t yet need hearing aids, try using your AirPods to help you hear better in certain situations. iOS’s Live Listen feature uses your iPhone’s mic to pick up specific sounds and then [...]

By |2019-08-28T23:57:27-04:00September 3rd, 2019|iOS Tips|Comments Off on Use AirPods to Improve Your Hearing

A Quick Way to Check Battery Levels on Your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods

Apple’s Batteries widget is a little known but highly useful tool for quickly assessing which of your small Apple devices is lowest on power—something you may wish to do when traveling with only one charging cable. To access it, switch to Today view on the iPhone, accessible by swiping right on the Home screen [...]

By |2019-06-03T11:50:30-04:00June 25th, 2019|iOS Tips|Comments Off on A Quick Way to Check Battery Levels on Your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods

Apple’s New AirPods Add “Hey Siri,” More Talk Time, and Optional Wireless Charging

If you use Apple’s AirPods, you’re probably a fan. But if you haven’t tried them, you may not realize what you’re missing. They pair quickly and reliably with all your Apple devices, provide excellent audio quality, and sit comfortably in most people’s ears (more so than the wired EarPods). The AirPods are Apple’s most [...]

By |2019-03-22T18:01:27-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Products, Releases|Comments Off on Apple’s New AirPods Add “Hey Siri,” More Talk Time, and Optional Wireless Charging