Critical Security Warning! Your Mac is Infected…Fix

An increasing number of users are experiencing issues with Safari. Specifically, a pop-up alert window appears saying that their Mac may have been hijacked or that there is a “suspicious activity” or that their Mac is infected with a virus. See also: Phishing for Apple ID Accounts: Scam Emails and Texts. You may see a popup … Read more

‘Hey Siri’ Not Working, Fix

I set up Hey Siri on my iPhone 6s yesterday. Since my device is an iPhone 6s, I was supposed to be able to activate Siri by saying Hey Siri without connecting to a power source. Setting up Hey Siri was very simple. However, I found that Hey Siri was not working properly.  I was saying ‘Hey Siri’ or … Read more

Siri Won’t Launch Apps, Fix

This article explains what to do if you’re having issues launching apps using Siri on your iOS device, i.e., iPhone and iPad. Siri lets you open applications by just saying simple commands. First activate Siri by pressing and holding the home button then say something like these commands: Launch Facebook or Open Messages Launch (app name) This … Read more

OS X El Capitan: iTunes Not Working? Fix

If you have been having problems with iTunes since updating to OS X El Capitan you may not be alone. Several Mac users have reported that iTunes freezes up and becomes unresponsive. User eported problems include that iTunes: won’t open stops responding freezes causes CPU usage to spike update makes the menu items not clickable … Read more

Easiest Way To Open / Edit a .Pages File On a Windows PC

Do you want to open and/or edit .pages files on your Microsoft Windows computer? Apple’s Pages is a powerful word processor that lets you create beautiful documents. Basically, you can use Pages at iCloud.com. iCloud.com is Apple’s official web site where some of the iCloud features are available from a web browser. This article explains how … Read more

Music App Stuck On Splash Screen, Fix

Several users have reported an issue in which Apple’s Music app gets stuck on the splash screen (the splash screen containing the Apple Music logo appears while the Music app is launching). This problem prevents users from accessing their music because Apple Music does not load when users try to open it. Instead the app gets stuck on the Apple Music … Read more

Apple Brings Apple Music to Customers in Turkey Today

Apple announced today that Apple Music is now available to customers in Turkey. The news was shared by Oliver Schusser, vice president of iTunes International. Apple Music launched around the world in June, 2015. Apple Music was not originally available in Turkey because of copyright issues. Turkish artists were finding Apple’s royalty payments too low. These issues seem to be … Read more

Mac Stuck On “Setting up your Mac”, Fix

Several users have reported an issue in which their Mac gets stuck or freezes (becomes unresponsive) during the installation or configuration of an OS X update. Users have stated that software update went smoothly until the Mac was stuck on the “Setting up your Mac…” screen at boot for a very long time. If you experience this problem during setup … Read more

How to Manage & Limit Cellular Data Usage On Your iPhone (iOS 9)

This article explains how to keep your cellular data usage in check on your device. This is important because you may not have an unlimited data plan for your iPhone as majority carriers do not offer unlimited data plans. Wireless carriers may charge overage fees when you exceed your data limit. And this fees can get … Read more

How To Back Up Your Mac That Won’t Boot

This article explains how to back up hard drive data on your Mac when OS X won’t boot. You may be having start up issues with your Mac. If your Mac won’t turn on, recovering your files can be challenging, but it is not impossible. Your data is valuable, thus backups are important. You should back your … Read more