Let’s Talk Photos

The Photos App is Apple’s tool for organizing, editing and sharing your photos in the Apple ecosystem.  Elements of the Photos App are often confused, here’s a quick explanation of Photo Library, Photo Stream and Photo Sharing:   iCloud Photo Library is a central location intended for all the photos Read more…

Bluetooth FAQs

We’ve all had Bluetooth connections available for years on our desktop and mobile devices – here’s a quick explanation of Bluetooth technology and what it does for you. Bluetooth is a wireless communication method that uses radio waves to transmit data over short ranges and uses minimal power (as compared Read more…

Night Shift

The most notable feature in the latest MacOS update (10.12.4) is the addition of Night Shift.  This feature was first made available in iOS 9.3, so you may already have implement it on your iPhone or iPad.  Night shift reduces the amount of blue light you are exposed to by Read more…

Family Sharing

By setting up Family Sharing you can share iTunes, iBooks and App Store purchases with up to 5 additional members of your designated “family”.  Family Sharing means no more duplicate purchases by members of your family, and also provides you with the opportunity to approve (or deny) purchases for children. As Read more…

Creating a Backup

Backing up your Mac, iPhone or iPad is easy (and critical.) Use Time Machine to back up your Mac automatically, or setup an iCloud backup for your mobile device.  Time Machine and iCloud backup are both automated backups ASSUMING that you have enough space to do so in your backup Read more…