Can you Connect More than One Monitor to a Mac?

Many Mac users, especially those who use MacBooks, may need more screen real-estate than their built-in displays provide. But, how many external monitors can you connect? Also, what are the display options for those connected screens – options like screen mirroring and extended display. Can M1 Macs use external displays as Intel Macs can? In … Read more

Does AppleCare Cover iPhone Water Damage?

Many iPhone users may be wondering if AppleCare covers water damage. Water damage can occur in many different ways including spilling liquid onto your phone or dropping your phone into water. Although iPhones now have some water resistance, there is still a possibility for your device to be damaged by liquid. Many users are also … Read more

Apple Adds More Drivers to its Autonomous Vehicle Program; Now 114 Drivers

There are many manufacturers currently developing their own autonomous, or self-driving, technology. Since 2014, California has had an autonomous vehicle testing program; Manufacturers must obtain permits for both their cars and their drivers, from the California DMV. We have been following Apple’s self-driving program for years now, and have reported many times on the changing … Read more

Is Steam Safe to Download on Mac?

Steam is a popular game distribution service with a huge library of more than 50,000 games available to purchase and play. It is available for Windows, Mac and Linux, and for iOS (iPhone/iPad) and Android. Steam is the largest digital distribution platform for PC gaming. They had more than 100 million monthly active players in … Read more

Wi-Fi Seems Slow, but Speed Test Shows it is Fine

Wi-Fi slow but fine

There can be many reasons behind ‘slow’ internet speeds. It is frustrating to experience delays, buffering or seemingly slow speeds when you have paid for speedy Wi-Fi service in your home. There are Wi-Fi speed tests you can run, such as Ookla, to check if you are getting the Mbps you expect, but sometimes these … Read more

iPhone Flashlight Turning On by Itself? How to Fix

iPhone Flashlight Turns on

Many users have complained that the flashlight on their iPhone accidentally turns on by itself. This happens while their phone is locked and, often, while it is in their pocket. On the iPhone Lock Screen, there is a (non-removable) flashlight button; the problem seems to be that this button gets accidentally pressed while in someone’s … Read more

How to Deal with Junk Mail on your Mac

Mac Junk Mail

Most people have to deal with unwanted, unsolicited email appearing in their Inbox. These come in a variety of forms; everything from scammers trying to lure you with promises of very large sums of money – you know, “Dearest Beloved, blah blah, I have $45 million …” – to unwanted messages from some store that … Read more

How to Add or Delete Calendars on Mac

You can add calendars to the Apple Calendar app and use a different calendar for work, school, social, etc. The Calendar app allows you to view multiple calendars at once; the events of each calendar are shown in that calendar’s color. This is a nice way to visually discern what types of events you have … Read more