Don't-Miss iOS Stories

When an iOS update fails

Ted Landau's iPhone 4 refused to update to iOS 4.3. After thinking back to his past actions, the reason becomes clear.

Sync delays with iTunes 10.2.x

Having trouble syncing your iOS device after updating to iTunes 10.2? Ted Landau offers several solutions.

How to use Home Sharing on your iOS 4.3 device

Introduced in iTunes 9, Home Sharing was initially designed to allow you to share music and copy files between iTunes on different computers over a local network. But with iOS 4.3 and iTunes 10.2, you can now use Home Sharing on iOS devices as well. Here's how it works.

Automator workflow of the month: From PDF to iBooks

Want an easy way to read your PDFs on your iPhone or iPad? Here's how to use Automator to add PDF files to iBooks from within Preview.

Delete The Daily before updating?

Why exactly is News Corp. asking that you delete the existing version of The Daily app on your iPad before installing an updated version?

Clearing your iPad's memory

Does the Netflix app spontaneously bail on movies you're trying to play on your iPad. It may be a memory issue. Here are a couple of fixes.

Projecting the iPad's entire interface

How did I project my iPad's screen during Macworld 2011 without the aid of an overhead camera? Here are the steps.

Transferring Angry Birds saved game data to Mac app

How to copy Angry Birds saved game data between iOS devices as well as between iOS devices and the Mac App version of the game.

Fixing iTunes app updates process

Does iTunes tell you that its list of updated apps is outdated? Me too. I address this and other iTunes app annoyances.

Bugs & Fixes: Troubleshooting MobileMe Calendar

Apple moved MobileMe Calendar out of beta last week, but after working with the software, Ted Landau thinks that might have been premature. He shares some tips from Apple before detailing his own experience with cloud-based calendaring.

Editing tips and tricks for Apple's mobile iMovie app

Apple's iMovie app for iOS 4 is fairly easy to use, but it also carries expectations based on what iMovie for Mac (or really any video editor) can do. Being a mobile app, some capabilities aren’t available—or are they? Here are some tips for expanding the editing features of iMovie 1.1.

Bugs & Fixes: iTunes 10, mobile Safari, and iWork for iPad tips

Ted Landau offers up an assortment of bugs and fixes, ranging from iTunes 10 crashes to an issue with the mobile version of Safari to file sharing with iWork for iPad.

Fix iPhone Outlook calendar problems

Why is it so hard to make Outlook calendars and contacts sync with an iPhone?'s Bill Snyder finds a workaround using Google Calendar and shares his tips.