Tag: Apple

Mindful Technology Strategies

Modern technology is, of course, a good thing. But it should not control your life. Being able to mindfully use technology and finding the right balance is important. Buddhist author, teacher, and avid social media user Ethan Nichtern suggests putting... Read More

Apple’s iCloud wasn’t hacked (but you might want to change your password)

A hacker group claiming to have access to hundreds of millions of iCloud accounts threatened to remotely wipe iPhones associated to these accounts unless Apple pays a ransom amounting to up to $100,000 in cryptocurrency or iTunes gift cards. Just as... Read More

Apple issues global iPhone security update — install iOS9.3.5 now.

If you have an iPhone, it’s important that you update its software immediately. Apple released an iOS update Thursday,  patching a vulnerability in iOS that would allow a hacker complete access to your phone including emails, text messages,... Read More

NFL Is Going #OTT to Stream Games — Who’s the Digital Bully?

Long thought to be one of the linchpins of the cable bundle, the National Football League has acknowledged that it needs to appeal to a wider audience of consumers by going over-the-top (OTT) and bringing in consumers who want to watch the games via... Read More

What’s up w/the iOS9’s WiFi Assist feature?

Apple’s new iOS 9 operating system has an awesome feature called Wi-Fi Assist. You’ll love it — unless you’re one of those folks that wasn’t grandfathered into an unlimited data plan.  Wi-Fi Assist is a new tool that lets... Read More

Apple Music debuts tomorrow – upgrade iOS & iTunes Now!

Apple will make iOS 8.4, the upgrade necessary to try out the Cupertino, Calif. company’s new streaming music service, available early Tuesday for downloading to iPhones and iPads. Ian Rogers, director of Apple Music, mentioned an 8 a.m. PT (11... Read More

Google I/O 2015 Roundup

Of all the announcements Google made at I/O, its new Photos app might have the most immediate impact. Not only did they break Photos of ofGoogle+, they announced unlimited cloud photo and video storage for 16 megapixel images or 1080p video. The new... Read More

Use the @MyLottoLotto app to confirm your winning ticket.

Lotto Lotto is a one of a kind app in which the only goal is to help the user win big. Eliminate the unnecessary suspense. Scan your ticket into the app and allowing Lotto Lotto to monitor your numbers and compare them against the winning numbers.... Read More

AppStreet Boys upgrade “Guess Dat Song” and Launch On-line Worldwide Music Tournament

APPSTREET BOYS’ “GUESS DAT SONG” MOBILE APP LAUNCHES LATEST 2.3 VERSION Registration Now Open for On-line Worldwide Music Tournament LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – December 27, 2012 – Las Vegas, Nevada based mobile game developer AppStreet Boys... Read More

NBC’s 2012 Summer Olympics and the social media aspect

If you’ve read any of my other posts—you’ll know I’m not anti-ESPN, but simply open to any media outlet that isn’t force-fed down our throats.  (IE: ESPN) Thankfully, NBC Universal’s various sub-division of networks are... Read More

Confessions of a Geek Dad – E4200 Linksys Router – Giveaway

To help spread the word about the Confessions of a Geek Dad Survey conducted on behalf of Cisco Linksys, we’d love to offer our readers the opportunity to win a new Linksys E4200 router ($179 value). When things get hectic, tech gadgets can help... Read More