Facebook Bringing Design Improvements to News Feed for Better Navigation and Conversation

Facebook today announced plans to make several changes to the Facebook News Feed with the intent of making it "more conversational and easier to read and navigate." The "look and feel" of...

How to change your brightness and volume in iOS 11

This is how you can change your iPhone or iPads brightness and volume using Control Center in iOS 11. Apple occasionally offers updates to iOS, watchOS, tvOS, and macOS as closed developer...

Apple Music FAQ: The ins and outs of Apple's streaming music service

Editor's note: This article was last updated on August 14, 2017, to include info on Apple Music's original video content and to update instructions to reflect changes in iOS 10. Apple...

Sony Introduces New Aftermarket CarPlay and Siri Eyes Free Systems

Sony today introduced its new XAV-AX200 in-car audio receiver, which doubles as an aftermarket CarPlay system. The double-DIN XAV-AX200 has a 6.4-inch touchscreen, but Sony didn't specify if its capacitive, or resistive...

How to use Drop In with the Alexa app and Amazon Echo

You can "drop in" on friends and family to check in without them needing to accept the call using an Amazon Echo device. The Amazon Echo line of products has a feature...

The case of the iMac screen that mysteriously blacks out

Editor's note: We've updated this article with advice from readers who have had the same problem.Cecil Usher wants to give his granddaughter a 2010-era 27-inch iMac. However, there’s a problem. The...

Apple Maps Transit Directions Now Available in Hungary

Apple Maps has been updated with transit data in Hungary, enabling iPhone users to navigate with public transportation directions in Budapest, Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Győr, Pécs, and other regions of the...

How to catch Zapdos, Lugia, and other Raid Bosses in Pokémon Go

How do you catch Moltres, Lugia, Tyranitar, Snorlax, Lapras, and the other Legendary and regular Raid Bosses in Pokémon Go? It's all about stacking your bonuses! In Pokémon Go, beating the Legendary...

What’s in a name? Narrowing the definition of Apple’s successes

Bad news, everyone! Turns out that other than many, many successes, Apple’s not actually doing that well.Writing for The San Francisco Chronicle, Thomas Lee warns that “As Apple shifts toward...

A Ten-Minute Silent Song Is Soaring Up the iTunes Charts

For some vehicles, when an iPhone is plugged into the car's USB port music playback begins automatically, and it always starts in alphabetical order at the top of the user's iTunes...