Tag Archive: Immediately


Fix Apps Crashing Immediately on Launch with a New iPhone 7

After getting a new matte black iPhone 7 Plus and setting it up as new, I discovered nearly every pre-installed app on the iPhone was crashing immediately on launch. The primary apps like Safari, Phone, and Messages worked, but any of the secondary bundled apps like Numbers, Pages, iTunes U, iMovie, Keynote, Garageband, iBooks and … Read More

Pro Tip: Delete files immediately in OS X El Capitan

Every day, I delete files. Usually, they’re images or screenshots I download or use for my work here at Cult of Mac. These kinds of files pile up across a full day, and I just want to get rid of them to de-clutter my workspace. Even if I use the Command-Delete keyboard shortcut to get […]

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XcodeGhost hack: Delete these infected iOS apps immediately

The App Store suffered its worst security breach in history over the weekend, when it was discovered that hundreds of Chinese apps have a malicious program dubbed ‘XcodeGhost’ embedded in their software. The huge security lapse made its way into legitimate apps thanks to Chinese developers who used a counterfeit version of Apple’s Xcode software […]

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Apple Watch ship times slip immediately, angering sleepy shoppers

You can finally pre-order the Apple Watch of your dreams, but if you want one ASAP skip the Space Gray or fancier models. Shipping times for the Apple Watch have already slipped into May for the Apple Watch Sport, while… Read more ›

Send Maps & Directions from a Mac to an iPhone Immediately

The next time you’re using the Maps app in Mac OS X to plot a road trip, a walkabout, get driving directions, or just to map out a route, you may want to skip the printer and opt to send the directions directly over to your iPhone instead. In order for this handy direct feature … Read More

Logitech Buys TidyTilt Maker, Immediately Starts Accepting Pre-Orders

TidyTilt

Logitech has today announced that it is acquiring TT Design Labs, a two-person startup responsible for the TidyTilt cover for iPhone. The deal will make Logitech the owner of TT’s assets, and the accessory giant has already made the TidyTilt available to pre-order.

You may have heard of the TidyTilt before; it began as a Kickstarter project back in 2012 that was so successful it ended up raising more than 2000% of  [Read More…]

Dismiss Desktop Notifications in OS X Mountain Lion Immediately with a Swipe

Dismiss Notification Center Alerts in Mac OS X with a swipe

Want to quickly dismiss a desktop notification without opening Notification Center in OS X? It’s easy, just hover over the notification with the cursor and use a two-fingered swipe gesture from left to right, swiping the alert to where Notification Center appears, and the alert will quickly zip away in a blur.

This gesture doesn’t close the notification, it just moves it  [Read More…]

WWDC Alerts: Get Notified Immediately When Tickets Go On Sale For 2012

Remember when Apple�s 2011 Worldwide Developer Conference sold out in under 12 hours? With the suspicion that the same thing could happen in 2012,�developers�Anthony Herron�and�Aaron Wardle�have created a website called WWDC Alerts. The simple site allows anyone to sign up to receive a SMS message when Apple makes tickets for the 2012 event available for purchase. Apple announces WWDC dates in advance, but it�s always a  [Read More…]