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How to drop in on all your Amazon Echo devices at once

Besides Alexa's new ability to let you drop in on all your Echo devices at once, you can now set reminders on all your Echo speakers and displays, too.

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What that Wi-Fi label at the top of your iPhone means

Wi-Fi calling doesn’t mean you’re calling over Wi-Fi owned by the cellular carrier.

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Extra! Extra! Read all about it later: How to save web articles for reading at a later time

Here is a look at the ecosystems you can use for storing web articles and pages for later reading.

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Apple Watch Activity badges: The World Environment Day Challenge starts on June 5

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

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Can I keep my partner’s Apple purchases and account after they die?

It’s always good to talk about financial, medical, and digital records with loved ones if you haven’t made a plan, especially regarding access to passwords after someone dies.

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My Mac shows a Windows recovery screen at startup. What gives?

The cognitive dissonance can be resolved by booting into macOS or reinstalling macOS.

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How to export your Apple Card monthly transactions in CSV, OFX, QBX, or QBO format

You can’t yet directly share Apple Card data with financial planning apps, but you can export a CSV or OFX file and then import it into them.

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How to stream music to your stereo without an AirPort Express

Apple’s old base station had a feature many loved: it was an AirPlay music streamer.

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How to make your HomePod recognize multiple users

You’ve got one HomePod in your living room and four people who want to use it. No problem!

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How to use Zoom or FaceTime with an Apple TV (or any TV)

Make other people’s faces larger, but watch out for the audio.

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Want to listen to Spotify remotely with your friends? There’s an app for that

Just like the late Turntable.fm app, JQBX lets you create remote listening rooms for your friends. You will, however, need a Spotify Premium account to indulge.

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The problem with Apple Mail’s junk filtering

If your email provider changes how it marks messages as spam, they have to provide controls, too.

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Tips for replacing an Apple AirPort network

With Apple’s Wi-Fi base station units ever older in people’s homes, here’s how to replace them.

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Your iPhone unexpectedly says you’re trying to log in from far away. Time to change your password!

With Apple’s two-factor authentication, any alert you get about a far-away log in should be heeded.

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How to make your Google/Nest smart speakers, displays, and cameras listen for suspicious sounds

Thanks to Google’s new Nest Aware plans, Google Home and Nest devices can now keep an ear out for the sounds of smoke alarms and breaking glass.

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