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How to sync past events in your Calendar on your iPhone and Mac

Elliott updates past events in his calendar when his itinerary or other details change. However, during a recent two-week trip: I was in a country where there were no Internet connections. When I came home, I made the correction on … Continue reading

Scare tactics: Apple must live in fear

If it’s not one thing it’s another. After hearing for months about the very popular and highly successful Android Echo—which people love and sells very well, certainly much better than the Apple Watch which is a failure—it turns out the … Continue reading

Today at Apple could make Apple’s growth troubles a thing of the past

The Apple Store has always been more than a place to buy stuff. From the moment the first location opened its doors at Tyson’s Corner in Virginia, its main purpose was to create an environment where people could gather to … Continue reading

38% off Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA Hard Drive Adapter – Deal Alert

This USB 3.0 adapter from Inateck can interface with up to three drives simultaneously. It is compatible with 2.5″/3.5″ IDE/SATA hard drives and 5.25″ IDE/SATA CD/DVD drives, and features a one-touch backup function. Use it to read an old internal … Continue reading

Anker’s faster-charging 10,000mAh power bank is $27 right now

With spring’s rain (and snow…) finally clearing up, we can once again start spending time outdoors. There’s no reason to let your tiny cellphone battery hold you back from enjoying the sunshine, either—not when Amazon is offering Anker’s PowerCore Speed … Continue reading

58% off RAVPower Portable Multi-Functional Power Bank with 9000mAh Built-in Apple Lightning Connector and AC Plug – Deal Alert

The RAVPower Savior 9000mAh portable charger has both a built built-in Apple Lightning Connector and a foldable two prong wall plug so you don’t need to bring an extra cable to charge your Apple Device.  The additional USB output is 1A … Continue reading

35% off Anker Phone Camera Lens Kit With Fisheye, 0.65x Wide Angle, 10x Macro – Deal Alert

This multi-functional camera lens kit works on most standard sized smartphones including the iPhone 7 (excluding Plus), and brings even more life to your photos with 180-degree fisheye, 0.65x wide angle and 10x macro lenses. It currently averages 4 out … Continue reading

You’ll soon be able to control IKEA’s affordable smart lights with Assistant, Alexa, and Siri

We’ve been hearing a lot about how Google Home and Amazon Echo can control our smart appliances and devices, but for many of us, they’re still out of reach. Spending a couple hundred dollars on smart light bulbs or thousands … Continue reading

Apple’s updated Android ‘Switch’ campaign explains why people move to iPhone

Apple and Android may forever be locked in a fight for mobile domination, but they take very different approaches to their quest for market share. On the one hand, there are more than 2 billion active Android devices in use … Continue reading

K’ablekey review: Versatile iPhone flash drive doubles as Lightning charge cable

Lightning-equipped flash drives have made transferring files between desktop and mobile devices a little easier, but all such products share the same limitation: They can only be used with a third-party companion app, and most of those aren’t very good. … Continue reading