Apple’s iPhone holds its value far better than other smartphones

https://macdailynews.com/2022/05/09/apples-iphone-holds-its-value-far-better-than-any-other-smartphone-on-the-market/ Apple’s iPhone holds its value far better than any other smartphone on the market Monday, May 9, 2022 5:11 pm It’s no secret that the iPhone holds its value better than any other smartphone on the market, but by just how much? A lot, it turns out. iPhone 13 Pro in Alpine Green SellCell: … Continue reading Apple’s iPhone holds its value far better than other smartphones

Be smart with tech at work — for new grads and everyone else

http://www.wsj.com/articles/gmail-slack-zoom-and-moreat-work-tech-rules-for-new-grads-and-everyone-else-11651895797 Gmail, Slack, Zoom and More—At-Work Tech Rules for New Grads and Everyone Else Do: Turn on Gmail’s Undo Send button. Don’t: Type anything in Slack that you would fear your employer seeing. By Nicole NguyenFollow May. 8, 2022 8:00 am ET You got a degree and a new job. Congratulations! It’s an exciting time, but … Continue reading Be smart with tech at work — for new grads and everyone else

Three steps to take to preserve your digital legacy

nypost.com/2022/04/24/3-tech-steps-to-take-before-you-die-to-protect-your-digital-legacy/ Three tech steps to take before you die to protect your digital legacy By Kim Komando, Fox News, April 24, 2022 8:07am, Updated I know — it’s a grim topic. But in today’s digital age, we have to plan for what happens to all our online accounts, data, notes, photos, videos, websites, playlists, blogs, and subscriptions … Continue reading Three steps to take to preserve your digital legacy

Kicking screen addiction — is it possible?

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2022/apr/30/two-weeks-no-smartphone-how-i-tried-and-failed-to-kick-my-screen-addiction Two weeks, no smartphone: how I tried – and failed – to kick my screen addiction James Ball: ‘I really want my phone back.’ All photographs: David Vintiner/The Guardian. Set design: Elena Horn James Ball spends countless hours a week staring at his iPhone. Would a fortnight with just old-school text messages and games … Continue reading Kicking screen addiction — is it possible?

How to use the Apple Music timer on your iPhone or iPad

9to5mac.com/2022/05/03/set-apple-music-sleep-timers/ How to find the hidden Apple Music sleep timer on iPhone and iPad Michael Potuck, @michaelpotuck, May. 3rd 2022 2:52 pm PT Curious about how to set Apple Music sleep timers but haven’t noticed the feature in the app? Follow along for how to get the functionality on iPhone and iPad as well as … Continue reading How to use the Apple Music timer on your iPhone or iPad

Amazon rolls back the 5.14.3 firmware update to 5.14.2

goodereader.com/blog/kindle/amazon-rolls-back-the-5-14-3-firmware-update-to-5-14-2 Amazon rolls back the 5.14.3 firmware update to 5.14.2 May 5, 2022 By Michael Kozlowski 6 Comments Amazon released a new firmware update last week that introduced new features for sorting and viewing your library and collections. They are provided a clearer message when the Kindles battery is low. Apparently,  there were some serious problems with this update and … Continue reading Amazon rolls back the 5.14.3 firmware update to 5.14.2

AT&T raising prices for legacy customers to force plan upgrades

https://www.macrumors.com/2022/05/03/att-price-increase-legacy-plans/ AT&T Raising Prices on Legacy Plans to Encourage Customers to Upgrade to New Plans Tuesday May 3, 2022 4:14 pm PDT by Juli Clover AT&T is planning to raise the price of older Unlimited plans in order to encourage customers to upgrade to newer plans, reports Bloomberg. Single line users can expect to pay up to $6 … Continue reading AT&T raising prices for legacy customers to force plan upgrades

Who’s to blame for all the spam calls?

https://apple.news/AsjeL17T3TL-CE1DchkGz4Q Who’s to Blame for All the Spam Calls? Social media users are hunting for a culprit. BY AARON MAK APRIL 28, 2022, 1:46 PM Does it seem like you’ve been getting more calls about your car’s extended warranty or fake IRS alerts? It’s not just you. According to the spam-blocking company YouMail, robocalls have spiked in … Continue reading Who’s to blame for all the spam calls?

Researchers develop a paper-thin, low-power loudspeaker with high-quality sound

https://news.mit.edu/2022/low-power-thin-loudspeaker-0426 Researchers develop a paper-thin loudspeaker The flexible, thin-film device has the potential to make any surface into a low-power, high-quality audio source. Watch Video Adam Zewe | MIT News Office Publication Date: April 26, 2022 Caption: MIT researchers have developed an ultrathin loudspeaker that can turn any rigid surface into a high-quality, active audio source. The … Continue reading Researchers develop a paper-thin, low-power loudspeaker with high-quality sound

Apple Watch has a challenge today

https://www.macrumors.com/2022/04/12/apple-watch-earth-day-activity-challenge/ Apple Watch to Offer Activity Challenge on Earth Day Tuesday April 12, 2022 11:55 am PDT by Joe Rossignol Apple Watch users will once again be able to complete an Activity Challenge on Earth Day to earn a special badge and iMessage stickers. To complete the Activity Challenge, users must do any workout for 30 minutes … Continue reading Apple Watch has a challenge today