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How to Set Airplane Mode for Your MacBook or iOS Device

When you're traveling in the air, you will definitely hear the announcement reminding you that you can only use your electronic devices in "Airplane Mode." What is Airplane Mode, and how do you turn it on and off on your MacBook or iOS device? Here's how....(more)

What is an AAC File?

An aac file is a compression and coding scheme for digital audio. The letters stand for Advanced Audio Coding. It was designed to be the newest format after MP3 because it has a better sound while using the same amount of disk space. Most people associate aac files with Apple. However they were actually developed by a group of companies and can be used on other devices. Apple uses aac files on iTunes....(more)

Troubleshooting iPhone Headset Issues

Each day, we use technology to get through life; one of the most common technological devicew is the iPhone. Many people use an iPhone headset while driving, to be safety conscious while communicating with friends, family, employers, employees, and other business-related acquaintances. In some cases, you might discover your iPhone headset is not working, and this may cause a flurry of frustration and confusion. There is often an easy solution to this common problem. Below is a troubleshooting guide to help you determine what is wrong....(more)

How Do You Reset an iPhone?

Any computer or mobile device can freeze or need to be restarted in order to work properly. If you have a device that is running a complex operating system, it will inevitably encounter a problem at some point. The iPhone is no different in that respect than any of their competitors. Fortunately, there are easy ways to combat the problem, and one of them is to reset the iPhone....(more)

Audio

Everything You Need to Know About AAC

AAC stands for Advanced Audio Coding. This audio file format is in many ways the successor to the popular MP3 file format, which has been used for a long time. AAC generally offers higher-quality sound than an MP3 while using the same amount of disk space. It is superior to MP3 in different ways, and it is also the format for songs downloaded on the iTunes Store....(more)

Guide To AAC Audio Files

Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) is a format used to digitally encode audio. It is most widely used by Apple, and is promoted as a successor to MP3s. If you have recently bought an iPod or iPhone, you may be wondering about this format and why Apple has chosen it for its media players. Here is a guide to its advantages when used in mobile devices....(more)

Understanding AAC Format with Your Apple Device

Over the past few years, Apple has done the impossible. They have made the ultimate comeback. They went from being considered a used to be, to now being known once again as the technology giant. Many people feel that this mainly started with the iPod. Thanks to the iPod, it is now important for people to understand what different formatting options there are for audio or media....(more)

Accessories

Apple's iBeacon - What It Is And What It Can Do For You

You may have heard a new term lately, "iBeacon." What is iBeacon? What does it do? And how can it work for you? In this article we'l be answering those questions and more....(more)

Defend Yourself With These Self-Defense Capable iPhone Cases

Self-defense is probably the last thing you would think of when shopping for an iPhone case. However, in todays world, a mean of fending off attackers could come in handy. ...(more)

Review: Rokit Boost Rectangle Bluetooth Speakerphone

Rokit Boost's aptly named Rectangle Bluetooth Speakerphone brings an ability to nicely reproduce music, while also acting as a bluetooth speakerphone. And, it does all of this while lasting a good long time on a single charge....(more)

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Chris Hauk

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Chris has been using Apple products since 2006. After using his first iPod, he realized he needed more Apple products! In the past few years he has experienced Apple devices and apps from almost every viewpoint. He has been a user of Macs, iPods, iPhones, and iPads. He also spent... Read More

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