Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: Disabling Messages on Mac

Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: Disabling Messages on Mac

Getting notifications of incoming Messages is a good thing; getting them on your Mac, iPhone, Apple Watch, and any other device you may have is a little too much. Today we'll show you how easy it is to disable Messages on the Mac so you get one less notification to interrupt your work.

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Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: 3D Touch iOS Folders for App Notification Badges

Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: 3D Touch iOS Folders for App Notification Badges

Have a minute? In today's 60-second video tip we'll show you an iOS 10 trick that's available on the iPhone 6s and 7 models. With a 3D Touch of a folder icon, you can see exactly which apps inside a folder are vying for your attention with notification badges. This tip also works for fast renaming of iOS folders:

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60-Second Video Tip: Print to PDF on an iPhone 6s or 7

60-Second Video Tip: Print to PDF on an iPhone 6s or 7

There's no "Print to PDF" function in iOS like there is on the Mac, but with an iPhone 6s or 7, it's possible to use 3D Touch to save web pages and documents as PDFs. In this Apple World Today 60-Second Video Tip, you'll see just how easy it is to use 3D Touch for all of your PDF capturing needs. We'll also show you a quick tip on how to save and view a PDF on iPhones and iPads without 3D Touch.

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Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: Typing Currency Symbols on the iOS Keyboard

Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: Typing Currency Symbols on the iOS Keyboard

The US keyboard on the iPhone and iPad has a surprising number of extra characters that you can type...if you know how to find them. In today's Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip, we'll show you how to type international currency symbols like the pound, euro, and more.

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60-second Video Tip: How to add Apple World Today to the Apple News app

60-second Video Tip: How to add Apple World Today to the Apple News app

While many websites are sending their RSS feeds to the Apple News app, we publish our site in the Apple News Format and it looks 1,000 times better! In this 60-second Video Tip, we show you just how easy it is to add Apple World Today as a favorite so you see the latest Apple news as it is published:

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Apple World Today 60-Second Video Tip: Enabling data protection in iOS

Apple World Today 60-Second Video Tip: Enabling data protection in iOS

What would happen to all of your personal information if your iPhone was lost or stolen? If you don't have Touch ID or aren't using it, someone could guess a passcode to break in. In this Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip, we show you how to enable a setting that will erase your iPhone after 10 failed passcode attempts.

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Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: Turning off Reachability

Apple World Today 60-second Video Tip: Turning off Reachability

The large screen iPhones (iPhone 6/6s, iPhone 6 Plus/6s Plus) have a feature called Reachability that's useful when you want to use the device one-handed, but it's easy to accidentally trigger the feature when you don't want it. In today's 60-second Video Tip, we'll talk about Reachability and how it's used, and also how to shut it off for good.

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60-Second Tips: Using Photos for OS X to quickly fix a tarnished photo

60-Second Tips: Using Photos for OS X to quickly fix a tarnished photo

In today’s 60-second tip, we demonstrate how to use the new Photos app in OS X to quickly improve your less-than-perfect images.  I'm using one of my bird photos, which has a white haze as I shot it through the front window of my house. In less than a minute, it will be ready for use in my family's nature journal. 

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60-Second Tip: Change Siri's voice and language as a clever April Fools' Day prank

60-Second Tip: Change Siri's voice and language as a clever April Fools' Day prank

My kids love to play with Siri on my iPhone. They are always changing my default name to some oddball phrase or asking Siri to "Tell them a story." For April Fools' Day,  I decided that I am going to prank them by changing Siri's voice and language.Follow the steps in today's 60-second tip, so you can be armed and ready for the prank fest that is April Fools'. 

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60-Second Tips: Save iPhone voicemails

60-Second Tips: Save iPhone voicemails

In today's 60-Second Tip, I show you how to get voicemail messages off of your iPhone and onto your computer, so you can save them for as long as you like. 

I was recently asked about saving voice mail messages that are on an iPhone. Specifically, someone had received an especially cute message from their son, and she wanted to keep it for posterity. That's a cute idea, so I looked around for a solution, which I found, and I'll explain here. 

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