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Learn these iPhone gestures to tap and swipe like a pro

Since the iPhone 13 is mostly screen, getting around requires a little finger dexterity. Everything from the navigation to customization can be done with gestures and there’s a lot to know. So whether you’re upgrading from an iPhone 8 or … Continue reading

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iPhone 13 setup guide: How to transfer data and master your new phone

Congratulations! You’re now the proud owner of a new iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, or iPhone 13 Pro Max. Or maybe you’ve already ordered one, and are anxiously awaiting its delivery. You probably want to dive right into the phone the … Continue reading

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10 fun, funky, and ultra-cool iPhone 13 cases you can buy right now

If you’ve made plans to order an iPhone 13 (or you have already done so), you’ll want to protect your investment with a sturdy new case. The best iPhone 13 case for you is going to be the one that … Continue reading

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No, Apple isn’t dumping the iPhone’s Lightning port

If you scrolled through your newsfeed this week, you likely saw headlines related to the European Commission’s new proposal to force smartphones and small electronic devices to use USB-C for charging. The headline likely included Apple or iPhone, because a … Continue reading

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Apple Arcade FAQ: ‘LEGO Star Wars Battles’ is available today

Gaming subscription services are all the rage now, but Apple Arcade isn’t quite like Google Stadia or Xbox Live. So if you’ve got questions about it, we’ve got plenty of answers. Updated 09/24/21: LEGO Star Wars Battles is available today. … Continue reading

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The next MacBook Pro: macOS beta reveals new higher-resolution screens

It’s been about a year since Apple began rolling out Macs powered by its own silicon, followed by the launch of the 24-inch iMac earlier this year. Now the rumors say the next in line to get the Apple silicon … Continue reading

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iPad Air vs iPad mini: More than meets the eye

After years of a home button, the iPad mini finally got the modern tablet treatment, with an “all-screen” design and a slew of internal upgrades that make it a huge upgrade over the previous model. The 2021 iPad mini now … Continue reading

Mactracker review: One stop for all your Apple tech spec needs

At a glance Expert’s Rating Price When Reviewed Free Best Prices Today Retailer Price Delivery Ian Page – View Mac App Store $0 View Price comparison from over 24,000 stores worldwide Figuring out what model of Apple device you have … Continue reading

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13-inch MacBook Pro: Buy now or wait?

While the MacBook Air is tremendously popular, some users need a little bit more. More performance, a bigger battery, more ports, a larger screen…if you need more, you need a MacBook Pro. Before you spend all that money (often upwards … Continue reading

How to cut your ex out of your iCloud account

Mac 911 receives email regularly from people severing relationships—and not realizing how their digital lives remain entwined. An iCloud account can be the hub of your online life, and if you chose to share an account with a partner (even … Continue reading