Tag Archive: Automatically


How to Stop Photos Opening Automatically on Mac OS X when iPhone or Camera Connects

The Mac Photos app defaults to automatically launch whenever an iPhone, digital camera, or SD memory media card connects to the computer. This behavior can be helpful and desired by some users, but for many others, automatically opening the Photos app can be frustrating if not annoying. Fortunately, you can quickly stop the Photos app … Read More

How to Set Speakerphone Mode to Automatically Activate on iPhone Calls

By default, all calls on the iPhone will play audio through the standard earpiece at the top of the phone, and if someone wishes to use speakerphone they enable it manually by tapping on the “Speaker” button during an active call. While that may be the desired effect for most users, in various situations some … Read More

Automatically Delete Old Messages from iPhone with iOS 8+

Messages in iOS can grow to take up considerable storage space over time, particularly for users who frequently send and receive multimedia on an iPhone. Each photo taken with an iPhone camera can easily consume 4MB, and movies will take up even more space, and it’s not unusual for an iPhone user to eventually wind … Read More

Automatically Install OS X Updates on a Mac with Yosemite

Automatic Updates has been possible for Mac apps for quite some time, but up until now the system updates of OS X were not part of that automatic installation option. That changed with OS X Yosemite, and now Mac users who would rather take a hands-off approach to maintaining their Macs OS X software updates … Read More

Acorns, a beautiful iPhone app that automatically invests your spare change

Many of us want to invest, but don’t know how to start. Acorns is a new, free to try app that makes investing as easy as using your debit card and rounding up the change to the nearest dollar. Available… Read more ›

Netflix will finally play the next episode automatically on Apple TV

Binge watchers rejoice! Netflix has answered one the biggest complaints many have had for its Apple TV app. Netflix has finally brought “Post-Play” to the Apple TV, a feature that automatically queues up and plays the next episode of a TV show while… Read more ›

Outdated Adobe Flash Plugins Disabled in Safari Automatically Due to Security Issue

Mac Safari users who have the Adobe Flash plugin installed are likely to find it disabled automatically by Apple, due to a recent security issue with the Flash plugin. That basically means if you don’t have the very newest Flash version installed already, and most people don’t yet, you’ll see the a “Flash Out Of … Read More

Automatically Upload All Your Mac’s Photos & Video To Google+ Thanks To Auto Backup

Google+ was not the immediate Facebook-killer that Google wanted it to be, perhaps, but slowly and surely the search giant has been making its social networking service more and more useful to average folk. That trend continues with the release… Read more ›     

Thanks To Apple,TextExpander Can’t Automatically Update Snippets Across iOS Apps Anymore

TextExpander, the amazing utility that allows you to type a quick shortcut (or “snippet”) and have it expand into any text you want, has been in a bit of trouble with Apple recently. The maker of TextExpander, Smile Software, was… Read more ›     

Automatically Back Up All Your Files Securely With 30 Days Of Carbonite…For FREE! #CyberMonday [Freebie]

If you’re looking for a secure online backup solution, look no further than Carbonite. There’s a reason they’re a leading provider of cloud backup solutions for home and business users in over 100 countries. And with one free month of… Read more ›