Tag Archive: Second


How to Use Sidecar on Mac with iPad as a Second Display

Sidecar allows an iPad to be used as a secondary external display with a Mac. This great feature was brought to Mac with macOS Catalina, and it makes it possible to extend a Mac Desktop onto a compatible iPad, giving you a second monitor without actually needing a second monitor. Using Sidecar can be of … Read More

How to Add a Second Person or Face to Face ID on iPhone or iPad

You can add a second person to Face ID for authentication on an iPhone or iPad. Alternatively, you can use this same feature to add your own face again but with a vastly different appearance. For example, maybe you want to add your spouses face to Face ID so they can unlock your iPhone or … Read More

Second macOS Sierra GM Seed Available for Testers

Apple has released a new GM candidate seed of macOS Sierra to Mac users running the beta version of system software. The new macOS Sierra GM build is versioned as 16A323 and can be downloaded now from the Mac App Store. Presumably the small revision includes bug fixes to be included before the widespread release. Currently … Read More

It’s smart to play it safe with a second MagSafe 2 for your MacBook Air [Deals]

If you’ve owned a MacBook for any amount of time, you know that the MagSafe charging brick has a limited lifespan. Besides getting scuffed up and grimy, the rubberized cables are prone to fray which is more than unsightly — the exposed power conducting wires can be dangerous. Add to that the risk of losing […]

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Target sold one iPad per second on Thanksgiving

We’ve written about how the overwhelming majority of Thanksgiving mobile shopping was done using iOS devices, but Apple devices themselves were (perhaps unsurprisingly) highly in demand during last week’s big U.S. holiday. According to one report, Target managed especially impressive sales of both iPads and Apple Watches during Thanksgiving — with Apple’s debut wearable device proving very […]

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Apple seeds second betas for iOS 9.2 and OS X 10.11.2

The first iOS 9.2 beta was released less than a week ago, but Apple has already seeded the second beta of the upcoming beta to developers today with build 13C5060d. OS X El Capitan has received a new beta update as well in the form of OS X 10.11.2 beta 2. Apple’s release notes for […]

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U.K.’s second biggest city is set for a stunning new Apple Store

Never let it be said that Apple doesn’t source some gorgeous buildings for its retail stores! According to a new report, Apple is said to have agreed terms to take over an historic Grade II listed building in the U.K.’s second biggest city, Birmingham. And, despite it not being announced yet, the news is already generating […]

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How to get YouTube back on your Apple TV (second gen)

Although Apple’s September 9th event looks like it will super charge the Apple TV into a PlayStation-killing video game console, it’s not the indisputable king-of-the-hill of streaming media boxes right now. Roku, Fire TV, Chromecast… all have their advantages over the Apple TV except for one killer feature: AirPlay Mirroring, which allows the Apple TV […][Read More…]

Second iOS 9 public beta lets you taste the future now

Apple is giving the public another taste of the future today by seeding the second public beta of iOS 9 to public testers this morning, just one day after releasing iOS 9 beta 4 to developers. The new public beta…Read more ›

On second thought, you can download iTunes 12.2 right now

We literally just posted about the iTunes version required to run Apple Music not being available yet, but it looks like it’s currently available as part of a system update in the Mac App Store. Hey, thanks a lot, Apple.…Read more ›