Apple previews iOS 11.3: battery management, new Animoji, vertical ARKit & more

Apple today previewed some of the new features and enhancements coming to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch this spring with iOS 11.3, including a new battery health section, the ability to disable CPU throttling and adjust power management features, and much more…. Read the rest of this post here



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The best wireless chargers for iPhone seen at CES

Now that Apple has introduced support for wireless charging, manufacturers are clamoring to create new chargers. I couldn’t cover all of the wireless chargers that made their debut out in Las Vegas during CES, but here are my favorites that will be shipping soon…. Read the rest of this post here



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We got a closer look at Abode’s Iota HomeKit security camera

The updated version of Abode’s Iota is baking in lots of smarts. We went hands-on with the smart camera that includes support for HomeKit, Z-Wave, Zigbee, and Abode RF…. Read the rest of this post here



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iOttie’s wireless chargers are some of the best looking

Wireless chargers were all over the place at CES this year, and one of the few that stood out to me was iOttie’s new lineup. We went hands on with four of their new chargers ahead of their release…. Read the rest of this post here



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Hands-on with Orbit’s B-Hyve HomeKit smart watering systems

We got to go hands-on with Orbit’s new HomeKit equipped smart watering system that allow you to control your watering schedules with HomeKit and Siri…. Read the rest of this post here



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Hands-on with Satechi’s dual iPhone & Apple Watch charging stand

You’ve got plenty of dual charging options for your Apple Watch and iPhone out there, but Satechi has announced a new one here at CES 2018. We got an early look before it launches this year…. Read the rest of this post here



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Customizing the toolbar in your Mac’s Preview app

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Every Mac has the Preview app installed on it from the factory, and it’s the default app for opening many kinds of image file types, including PDF files.

Of course, the app has much more to offer than meets the eyes, and today we’ll talk about how you can customize the app’s toolbar to give yourself a little more functionality at a glance. … Read the rest of this post here



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iOS 10 preview: your new Lock screen with Raise to Wake, widgets, interactive notifications & more

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Having taken a closer look at a much improved Messages app, which delivers more expressive and animated ways to message friends and family, our preview of big new features in iOS 10 continues with a detailed overview of an all-new Lock screen. Wait, the Lock screen in iOS 10 warrants an article?

As you know, the Lock screen has remained virtually unchanged since the iPhone’s inception. With iOS 10, however, it’s  undergone some major improvements in the form of a refined look and feel, including vastly redesigned widgets, and new features such as interactive notifications, Raise to Wake and expanded use of 3D Touch shortcuts.

We think that many folks are going to appreciate how iOS 10 makes their device’s Lock and Home screens way more functional than before, so here’s a detailed walkthrough of all the goodies included in iOS 10’s freshened up Lock screen experience…. Read the rest of this post here



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How to password protect PDF files on your Mac

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Password protecting your PDF files is a great way to keep the contents from being revealed to those who you never intend to see them.

This great security feature can be taken advantage of right from the Preview app that comes bundled with your Mac, and in this tutorial, we’ll show you how you can use it to enhance the security of your PDF files…. Read the rest of this post here



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10 keyboard shortcuts you can use in the Preview app

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The Preview app that comes pre-installed on all Macs is more useful than a lot of people give it credit for. It’s not only used for opening different file types that reside on your Mac, but it can also be used to edit those files and to extract images from apps.

Regardless, most of you probably use just your mouse or trackpad to get things done in the Preview app. In this piece, we’ll show you 10 ways you can use your keyboard to quickly perform actions in Preview by way of 10 useful individual keyboard shortcuts…. Read the rest of this post here



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