Secure your Mac before discarding it

Secure your Mac before discarding it

Well over half of Americans save account passwords to an application or web browser, and at least as many also store private documents on their computers. That’s fine for people who take active measures to protect their data, but if you give away a computer, you surrender all control. Make sure to follow these steps […]

Check out iOS 12’s security & privacy features

Check out iOS 12’s security & privacy features

iOS 12 brings a significant performance boost to both the previous and the latest iterations of Apple mobile devices, but that’s not all it has to offer. It also has an array of new and improved security and privacy features that you can tweak to better protect your iPhone or iPad and the data it […]

Should you get an SSD for your Mac?

Should you get an SSD for your Mac?

Solid state drives (SSDs) are now standard issue across Mac computers. But if you have an older Mac, you can easily upgrade it with an SSD and benefit from the many performance advantages of this type of storage device. They’re faster SSDs have the clear advantage over HDDs in terms of data access speed. To […]

How to protect your iPhone from phishers

How to protect your iPhone from phishers

While iOS is relatively more difficult to penetrate than other operating systems, clever criminals have found a way to breach its security. Through voice phishing, scammers are tricking iPhone users by pretending to be from Apple Support and asking for their login credentials. Here’s what you can do so you don’t fall prey to these […]

Apple’s 2nd 2018 product launch

Apple’s 2nd 2018 product launch

Don’t be surprised that Apple has a second product launch for 2018. For starters, the first one covered only two products: the iPhone and the Apple Watch. Were there no new iterations for the iPad and MacBook? Apple’s announcement on October 18 gave us a teaser of an answer: “There’s more in the making.” Read […]

A foolproof guide to installing iOS

A foolproof guide to installing iOS

On July 9, Apple rolled out iOS 11.4.1, their latest software update. Whether you’re an experienced iOS user or a newbie, here are some tried and true methods that guarantee a successful upgrade to the newest version of iOS. Consider waiting Just because a new iOS update is released doesn’t mean you must install it […]

iPhone Wars: iPhone X and iPhone 8 Plus

iPhone Wars: iPhone X and iPhone 8 Plus

Last year, Apple released the iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X, which are similar enough to confuse anyone who doesn’t work for the tech giant. Which unit deserves your hard-earned money? If you’re on the fence about which one to get, read along. Price Being the higher end model, the iPhone X is more […]