Hey Siri mac

Here’s How to Activate ‘Hey Siri’ on Your MacBook

Of all the new features that were announced for macOS Sierra at WWDC this year, I was most excited about the introduction of Siri on the Mac! Actually, it’s a tie between that and the Cloud based cut-copy-paste feature! How cool would that be! But, for the purpose of this article, I’ll stick with Siri on Mac. Read more

FaceTime Mac

Match Your iPhone FaceTime Ringtone with Your Mac

I love customising ringtones on my iPhone so I know who is calling without even having to glance at the screen. But, when it comes to the Mac, it gives me no choice whatsoever other than the same old classic FaceTime ringtone that has no novelty whatsoever. I like some funk, some jazz, or even some techno remix crap. I like to mix and match and spice things up on the iPhone, but all my efforts come to naught when the Mac blares out the default ringtone every time I get a FaceTime call. Aaaargh! Not fair. Read more

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How to Downgrade macOS Sierra to OS X El Capitan

We installed the public beta for macOS Sierra on one of our old MacBook Pros. This one is from way back in 2011 — one of the last surviving soldiers of a robust breed of computers that is soon to go extinct. The MacBook took up the challenge bravely and got through the installation process quite uneventfully, but since then it has become slow and lethargic. We now know that Sierra is not meant for 2011 laptops, and we have no option but to downgrade macOS Sierra. Read more

iOS 10 compatibility

iOS 10 Compatibility: A Checklist of Device-Wise Features

iOS 10 is going to be out in just a few months, and you’re going to start wondering if you’re eligible for the upgrade or not. The answer, I’m afraid, is not a simple yes or no. iOS 10 compatibility with your device is way more complicated. But not to worry, we’ve got it all neatly laid out for you. So let’s start with the basics — Read more

iPhone battery tips

Tips to Improve Your iPhone Battery Life

In all the recent hullaballoo about iOS 10, macOS, and to a large part, the upcoming iPhone 7, we forgot to give you guys something that you really look forward to: Tips and Tricks! So we’re back with a help guide and this time, it’s about how to improve your iPhone battery life.  Read more