How to sync Safari bookmarks on iPhone, iPad with Mac or PC

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Having an organized set of bookmarks can vastly improve your experience when browsing the web. Conversely having different sets on different computers, iPhones and devices can be frustrating. It’s not simply a matter of remembering your favorite sites, but the time you save in manually entering each website address. Whether you are surfing the web for fun, work or education, bookmarks are a vital part of the overall experience. If you mainly surf the web from your iPad, you may be looking to export your favorite bookmarks, so that they are accessible on your Mac or PC. We’re here to help you bring a sense of order to your bookmark chaos. Read on for our comprehensive guide to how to sync Safari bookmarks on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. … [Read more...]

How to share a reminder list on iCloud for iPhone and iPad

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If you have a friend or family member with an iPhone, iPad or Mac, it can be incredibly useful to be able to share a reminders list that will sync using iCloud. Reminders might look like a relatively basic app, but it can be a powerful solution to managing lists with friends, family or co-workers. Read on for how to share a reminder list on iCloud that you can access on your iPhone or iPad. … [Read more...]

Packing Pro for iPad and iPhone Review

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Packing Pro is more than just a to-do list app.  In fact, over the last few days I have used it to plan a full 10 day trip to Israel and can confidently say I do not think I will forget a single thing.  With an easy to use interface, cloud syncing capability, and prebuilt trip scenarios, it’s never been easier to pack for a trip than while using Packing Pro. … [Read more...]

iOS 6 To Inherit Features From OS X Mountain Lion

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Over at 9to5mac, their sources have been steadily leaking features expected in iOS 6 when it is formally introduced at WWDC on Monday, June 11th. Recently we've seen Apple borrow features from iOS, bringing a heavy influence on the OS X desktop. We've seen it with features like LaunchPad and use of gestures. Apple is said to be reversing the trend, bringing Mac OS X Mountain Lion features to iOS 6 in the form of iCloud Tabs support, Mail VIPS and a major change to the Notification Center. iCloud Tabs With iCloud Tabs, you'll be see syncing of Safari tabs across all of your Mac OS and iOS 6 devices. Users will supposedly be able to view a list of tabs previously opened on another device. This new iCloud Tabs option will be in the form of … [Read more...]

How to download and add music from CDs to iPhone and iPad

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If you have a stack of CDs sitting on your shelf, then chances are you aren't maximizing the enjoyment of your entire music collection. Digitizing your music allows you to bring your collection virtually anywhere and it doesn't require you pack extra suitcases filled with jewel cases. Follow along for tips on how to download and add music from CDs to iPhone, iPad and across all of your devices. Using iTunes To Rip Your CDs iTunes is free and available for both Mac and PC. If you own an iPhone, chances are that you’ve already downloaded and installed iTunes. You can download the latest version of iTunes from Apple. Settings for Import CD iTunes offers a number of options for how it will import your CD. Years back when hard drive … [Read more...]

How to setup iTunes Match

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With iTunes Match, you can listen to your music from any iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Apple TV. All of your music gets stored in iCloud, including those songs you ripped from your CD’s. Once you upload your music, it's available on all your devices using the cloud. So let’s get started on how to setup iTunes Match. Why iTunes Match Rocks Using this service, you won’t have copy your media across all of your devices. In my case, all of my music resides on my Mac Pro. My laptop has zero music on it. While my iPhone and iPad have my entire music collection, it won’t be a requirement now that I’ve subscribed to iTunes Match, since I’ll always have access to my music. This of course taking into account that I have a connection. The service … [Read more...]

How to setup iCloud on Mac, PC and iOS

How to setup iCloud on Mac, PC or iOS

Apple’s iCloud is at its core a seamless and easy to use remote storage and backup service available to Apple mobile devices using iOS 5, Mac computers running OS X Lion and PC computers running Windows Vista Service Pack 2 or Windows 7. All iCloud use on any platform requires iTunes version 10.5 or later which is a free download from Apple’s web site. Much more than a mere virtual hard drive, iCloud securely automates the backup process for users and keeps their media files, apps and personal data including calendar and contacts effortlessly synchronized while available on all their iCloud ready devices. With any combination of iPods, iPads, iPhones, Macs or PCs, iCloud users can access, interact with, enjoy, backup, restore and share … [Read more...]

the show: 52 – “iPad New, New iPad 3 HD” iPad and iPhone Podcast

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Join your hosts Marianne Schultz and myself for The Show: 51 - "Faster Horse". You can subscribe to our show on iTunes, grab our RSS feed, listen now or download directly. We broadcast our iPad and iPhone podcast live each week. If you missed the live show, we hope you'll join us next week for live chat and more. Our next show will not be at our regularly scheduled time slot of Tuesdays at 7pm. Follow @everythingicafe on Twitter for updates on timing. If you'd like to be included on a future broadcast, please call 646-820-3431 and leave your name along with your question. If you'd like to provide us with feedback, we've set up a topic in our forums. … [Read more...]

How To Delete Photo Stream Photos

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Many people have asked if there is a way to delete Photo Stream photos. Often, they mean delete individual photos. At this time you cannot delete individual Photo Stream photos but you can delete all of them at once. Follow this short guide on how you can delete your Photo Stream photos.   Log into www.icloud.com from a desktop browser. Mobile Safari on iOS devices will not work. In the upper right-hand corner of the browser window click on your name. This will open a pop-up box. In the popup box click "Advanced." Click on "Reset Photo Stream." This will remove all photos from Photo Stream so be sure if you want any saved to download them first. This will not remove the Photo Stream libraries already on your iOS … [Read more...]