Tag Archive iOS

{EVENT REMINDER} iOS 10, Mac OS 10.12, Watch OS 3 & their new features live tonight

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Join myself, Matt and the rest of the Fedora gang tonight at 9PM EST, 8PM CST, 6PM PST for…

a discussion of the latest updates to the Apple Watch OS, Mac OS and iOS releases on a live Access Chat.

Interact: better contact management for iOS

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I recently had a chance to get an early look at the latest app from Agile Tortoise, the developer behind Drafts 4.
Screenshot of the Interact app launch screen

Redeeming an Amazon gift card with your iPhone

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Are you tired of having to get sighted friends or family read you the code on the back of an Amazon gift card? Also trying to scan it in with little to no ability to do so easily? Well here is a way to use your iPhone’s built in camera to do so via the Amazon shopping app.

3D Touch? News to me.

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Hello all. Let me first explain the title of this blog. 3D Touch saved my Apple News experience on my iPhone 6S. Still wondering how? Well here goes the reason.

 

 

The Good Ole Days

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Once upon a time in a land far, far away.
Children of all ages would go outside to play.

I Sure Wish I Knew Who I Was Talking To!

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One of the most frustrating, potentially embarrassing, definitely humiliating Experiences I have had Are the situations where I don’t know who in the world the person is with whom I’m having a conversation. I’d like to call them by name, but don’t have a clue Who they are, and for a million dollars, can’t recall. I keep hoping a little birdie will fly out to me and whisper who the other person is in my ear.

Siri: Child or Mind Of Its Own?

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Siri, the personal assistant built into all of the newer iOS devices, from the iPad 2 on up, to the iPad mini, iPhone 4S and 5, and the iPod touch 5th generation, has been the next best thing since chicken soup. So, why do I sometimes feel like Siri is the boss? That Siri leads and I follow, instead of the other way around? Or, conversely, that I am speaking to a child? Allow me to explain.

Am I Honest, Or In Denial?

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Since this is the week right before President’s Day, celebrating the birthdays of most notably Abraham Lincoln on February 12, and George Washington on February 22, it brought to mind honesty. After all, Lincoln was called Honest Abe, right? And Washington, well, there was that cherry tree incident. So,I began to wonder just how honest I really am.

What Can You Do With Seven Little Words?

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Do you enjoy solving puzzles? Are they challenging and satisfying when you finish them successfully? There are a lot of puzzling puzzle games for the iOS devices. I’m going to explain one of my very favorites, but it is going to take more than Seven Little Words.

Will It Be Out With The Computer, In With The Tablet?

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It was not that long ago that, if we wanted to check our email, surf the internet, or type up a document, we had to go home or to the office, and sit down in front of our computers. With the introduction of lap-tops, computing became portable but still a bit cumbersome, carrying them around in briefcases or in their own dedicated cases. But all that has changed with the use of smart phones, tablets, and iOS devices.