The ‘Apple Mac’ Archives
Posted April 4, 2016 by

How to Create a Contact Group on iPhone

Add Contact Group on iPhone

Apple has a feature called Groups on the Contacts app. However, the feature only allows you to view existing contact groups on your iPhone. You cannot add a contact group on iPhone using your phone alone. Luckily, you can still create a contact group on iPhone by using your iCloud account and a computer. The […]

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Posted April 2, 2016 by

How to Use Podcast Sleep Timer on iPhone

Apple Podcasts

I had a roommate in college who fell asleep every night listening to Car Talk. (Fortunately for me, she used earbuds attached to her phone because being talked to sleep does not work for me.) The Apple Podcast app found on iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches has a built-in sleep timer that will shut off a podcast […]

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Posted March 31, 2016 by

How to Print Directly from an iPhone Using AirPrint

User Airprint on iPhone iPad iPod Touch

Apple has a feature that allows you to print directly from an iPhone using AirPrint. AirPrint lets you wirelessly print full-colored, high-resolution photos to a network printer. The feature is also available on iPad and iPod variants. The process is quick and easy. You do not need to install additional applications and drivers on your […]

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Posted March 30, 2016 by

How to Redeem iTunes Gift Cards on iPhone or iPad

How to Redeem iTunes Gift Card

Using Apple devices such as iPhones or iPads to redeem iTunes Gift Cards is easy. iOS 7 and later even lets you redeem your gift card by pointing your camera at the back of the gift card. iTunes gift cards are synced to your Apple ID, so once they are redeemed, you can use them […]

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Posted March 29, 2016 by

How Do I Calibrate the Gyroscope on iPhone?

Calibrate Gyroscope Magnetometer Accelerometer on iPhone

iPhone has no options for calibrating its motion sensors such as the gyroscope and accelerometer. This is because Apple has made sure that these sensors work as soon as you take your new iPhone out of the box. However, this may not be the case for some users. Over time, you may notice that application […]

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Posted March 25, 2016 by

How to Stop Syncing Podcast Episodes

Apple Podcasts

I love podcasts. I listen to them during my commute and while doing chores around the house. They are a great form of entertainment for times when your hands and eyes are busy but your brain has nothing to do. Apple has a built-in Podcasts app that makes it easy to play podcasts on iPhone, […]

Posted March 21, 2016 by

How to Delete Podcast Episodes on your iPhone

Apple Podcasts

Podcasts are audio files that you can download to your portable devices. Most podcasts come in a series with episodes, similar to a TV show. You can subscribe to a Podcast to download new episodes automatically as they come out. You can listen to podcasts over an internet connection or download them to your device […]

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Posted March 20, 2016 by

How to Play Podcasts on iPhone

Apple Podcasts

I love podcasts. I listen to them during my commute and while doing chores around the house. They are a great form of entertainment for times when your hands and eyes are busy but your brain has nothing to do. Apple has a built-in Podcasts app that makes it easy to play podcasts on iPhone, […]

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Posted March 15, 2016 by

How to Add a Text Box to a PDF on Mac

Add Text Box to PDF Mac Yosemite

In a previous post, I demonstrated how to highlight, underline, and strikethrough text in a PDF file using Mac’s built-in Preview app. This article will go a step farther and show you how to add text boxes to your PDFs, which is helpful if you want to add a bold note to a page or leave a note […]

Posted March 13, 2016 by

How to Adjust Image Color in Mac Preview

How to Edit Images in Mac Preview

Preview is the default application for opening images on Mac computers. You may be surprised to learn that Preview comes with some hidden photo editing tools. These are not as powerful as what you would find in Photoshop or other paid programs, but they are all that the average photo editor needs to tune up their […]