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Mobile
 

Tech 911: iPad or Surface and Why?

iPad or Surface and why? I use Microsoft office, especially Excel with macros. Glad to help with this.  From an mobile integration standpoint and having apps available to for your mobile device, an iPad would be the way to go. ...
 
Mobile
 

Apple Announces New iPhones

On Tuesday Apple announced the release of not one , but two new iPhones.  The iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C are the newest creations from the Cupertino, CA based company. The iPhone 5S is dubbed by Apple as “The Most Forward Th...
 
How To's
 

Sometimes a Hard Reset Does the Trick

I am sure, by now, you are familiar enough with your iPhone or iPad that you have experienced a glitch or two while using your device. Maybe that email wouldn’t send, or after hanging up from a call it thought you were st...

 
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Power on-the-go for the iPad…

Have you ever been out on the course, farthest point from the shop, and have your iPad battery die? If you’re using it to run irrigation or change the job board like I am, this becomes an issue. Naturally, the easy soluti...
 
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Cracked device?

Has your iPhone or iPad screen ever cracked and you didn’t purchase that pesky insurance? Three options. Live with it, go to Apple and hope you get someone “nice” to replace, or try to get it repaired. Well, r...
 
Apps
 

Apps ever get stuck “Waiting”?

So, a few nights ago, I tried updating a few apps on my iPhone. The usual, went into the app store, selected “update all” and the updating began. Except this time, all four apps said “waiting” and never ...

 
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Instashare

Instant Sharing Between Mac and iOS

We are often asked…What’s a good way to get files from my Mac to my iPad or iPhone? Instashare makes sharing files and photos from a Mac very easy to an iOS device and visa versa.  Photostream is nice and all,  but ...
 
How To's
 

Child-proofing your iOS device…

If you have young kids, then I’m sure you’ve experienced the moment when you open up your iPad after your child has been playing with it, and you’re missing an important app. Yes, you can download the app agai...
 
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Is the Google Chromebook for real?

I’ll start off by stating that this is a post reviewing and comparing Google’s Chromebook to Apple’s iPad. The Chromebook hit the market in June 2011 and it was way overpriced. At $500, the Chromebook was a ne...

 
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Exchange Bug causing Battery Issues in iOS 6.1

Have you been experiencing battery drain issues on your iOS device running software version 6.1?  Myself and Bill are seeing the battery drain fairly quickly thru the day on our iPhone 5’s.  Today I came across an article...