Tag Archive: Alerts


How to Setup a WyzeCam Security Camera with Motion Detection Alerts Sent to Your iPhone

WyzeCam – $ 26 on Amazon (you can setup multiple cameras if you’d like to) Get the Wyze app on iPhone and create a free account if you haven’t done so yet The wi-fi network password and router name for the WyzeCam to connect to A power outlet or USB port to plug the WyzeCam into … Read More

Can You Disable Presidential Alerts on iPhone? Or Mute Them?

Did your iPhone start playing a loud alarm sound with an Emergency Alert notice or Presidential Alert message on your screen? Then you may have received the test of the “Presidential Alert” from the Emergency Alerts system sent to your phone! Indeed most Americans received an alert on their cell phone (iPhone or Android) that … Read More

WatchOS 5.1.2 with ECG & Irregular Heart Rhythm Alerts Released for Apple Watch

Apple has released an update to Apple Watch that adds significant new health features to the Apple Watch Series 4, including an ECG app and irregular heart rhythm notifications. The WatchOS 5.1.2 update arrives along with iOS 12.1.1 for iPhone and iPad and MacOS Mojave 10.14.2 for Mac. Of course watchOS 5.1.2 also includes bug … Read More

How to Turn Off Memories Alerts on iPhone & iPad

Your iPhone or iPad may randomly display a Photos alert that says “You have a new memory – On this day (date)” right on the iOS devices lock screen. While some people may be thrilled with having the iOS Photos app resurfacing random photos from the past, other iOS users may be less than enthusiastic … Read More

Samsung’s smart trousers boast a Wi-Fly and get up alerts

Samsung’s taking the Internet of Things to the next level with its new Internet of Trousers lineup. The South Korean company’s smart pants come with cutting-edge wearable technologies like Wi-Fly, get up alerts, and fridge lock, which prevents you from overeating when it detects your waist line is expanding. The Internet of Trousers lineup comes in […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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The official Facebook app for iOS will now provide AMBER Alerts

The AMBER Alert network in your area is about to get more effective. Social networking giant Facebook announced today that it would be teaming up with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to provide AMBER Alerts through its…Read more ›

How to Stop Apps Sending Alerts & Notifications to an iPhone or iPad

If you’re the type of iPhone or iPad user who prefers to strictly control what alerts and notifications get pushed to their iOS device, you may be bothered by an unsolicited notification coming to your lock screen or the Notifications panel of iOS. Many apps will try to send you notifications by default, and even … Read More

How to Stop Apps Sending Alerts & Notifications to an iPhone or iPad

If you’re the type of iPhone or iPad user who prefers to strictly control what alerts and notifications get pushed to their iOS device, you may be bothered by an unsolicited notification coming to your lock screen or the Notifications panel of iOS. Many apps will try to send you notifications by default, and even … Read More

How to Disable AMBER Alerts on the iPhone

While the concept behind AMBER Alerts is fantastic, being startled by the iPhone belting out an extremely loud and terrifyingly blaring alarm sound in the middle of the night is not exactly a pleasant experience. This can be made even more frustrating for users who don’t know what the alert is for, and exacerbated by … Read More