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How to use Handoff with iOS 12

Handoff lets you pass activities between iOS and macOS, but iOS 12 makes it easier.

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When not to use Apple’s Mail Drop file transfer service

If you have a large file you need to share with several people, go a different route.

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macOS Mojave: For app permissions, what’s the difference between Accessibility and Full Disk Access?

Mojave offers new controls to prevent apps from gaining unwanted access.

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Is there a way to block certain incoming texts in iOS?

Harassers always find a way to reach you. The best way out, unfortunately, is to get a new number.

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How to get out of iOS public beta program

Apple made it easy to get on the public beta train, but make sure to hop off when you want to.

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It’s time to switch your Mac backups from Time Capsule to Time Machine volumes

Have an old Time Capsule? Replace it before its storage device fails on you.

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Can’t find a file in macOS? Here’s what to do

What if you know a file exists, and no amount of searching and browsing discovers it? It’s time to use the Terminal.

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Google Home Routines: How to put them to use

How to use Google Home Routines for automation and shortcuts.

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Why does Apple’s two-factor sign-in think you’re hundreds of miles away?

Apple's 2FA doesn't use GPS, which results in locations that aren't exactly where you are.

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Accidentally merged a set of photos in iCloud Photo Library? Here’s a fix

There are a couple of ways you can unmix a set of pictures in Apple’s Photos app.

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How to use Apple’s new re-used password warning to reduce your risk of account hijacking

A new warning in both iOS 12 and macOS 10.14 Mojave alerts you when you use a password with two or more sites or apps.

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How to use iOS 12 to enter passwords on an Apple TV

The latest release lets you use the QuickType bar to pass over passwords from iOS to tvOS.

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Want to connect an old DVI monitor to newer Mac with USB-C? Here’s one way to do it

A Macworld reader found a solution that helps folks who invested in an Apple Cinema Display.

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macOS Mojave: How to turn on favicons in Safari 12 tabs

Tabs can now display site icons to make it easier to identify a webpage.

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macOS Mojave: How to add emoji to emails in Apple Mail

Emoji are popular with text messages. Now you can use them in emails, too.