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How to use Bedtime Mode for Do Not Disturb in iOS 12

Make sure your phone doesn’t light up at night with Bedtime Mode

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Smart home systems: DIY vs. hiring a professional

A certain degree of pride comes with building out your own smart home, but there’s no shame in hiring a pro.

on techhive.com

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How to control the order of images in a Photos for Mac slideshow

It’s not your fault. The feature is broken, but there are workarounds.

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Smart home systems vs. home security systems: How to choose the right DIY platform

What do you value most: Convenience or security? Maybe you can have both.

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Home security systems vs. smart home systems: How to choose the right DIY platform

What’s more important to you, security or convenience? Maybe you can have both.

on techhive.com

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How to install Windows on your Mac using Boot Camp

After following these simple instructions, you'll be able to dual-boot your Mac into Windows.

on pcworld.com

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How to connect a TV or audio receiver to a HomePod

Plus, can HomePods manage surround sound? (No.)

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Smart home guide for beginners: Make your home more convenient to live in without spending lots of time or money

You don’t need to be an expert or spend a fortune on cutting-edge gear, these first steps will lay a foundation you can build on.

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How to export photos and maintain the original creation date in Apple Photos

Keep the original creation date of your pictures.

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How to add more contextual search services in macOS

Searching with Google via Safari is the default, but you can use Automator to add others.

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How to disable My Photo Stream and iCloud Photo Sharing without erasing your photos

You might want to turn these features off, but you surely want to retain everything in them.

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How to set iCloud to save emails on your Mac, not in the cloud

For those who don’t want to sync their email, just retrieve it, the location of messages isn’t always clear.

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How to control your TV with Alexa

The ultimate guide to voice controls using Amazon's Echo and other Alexa devices.

on techhive.com

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How to stop using cellular data for iCloud Photo Library syncing

There’s a switch for that, but a second switch that needs more examination.

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How to move a user account from one Mac to another

The Migration Assistant app can be used to transfer an account from one Mac to another.

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How to get all of the Apple Watch Activity achievements

Trying to snag every Activity badge? Here's a full list of every achievement and what you need to do to get it.