This recent update is quite big for some users if you are interested in the HomePod or use Siri. I have updated an older iPad with no issues and that was done over the air (OTA). I have done an iPhone 8 and iPad Pro 10.5 via iTunes with no issues. It is unfortunate that … Continue reading iOS 11.2.5 now GA
Hi all, I see yesterday that 11.2 dropped and that is sort of cool. In this release we will be able to use Messages to send money to people. Easy and smooth, plus due to Apple Pay it will be more secure than other methods I am aware of. However, all of my US readers … Continue reading iOS 11.2 Now GA!
Hello all, This update caught me by surprise. But it is important as I hear it will improve battery life on iPhones to a noticeable degree. I am happy with my battery life but more would always be nice. I see also via the link to security info below there are a few security fixes … Continue reading iOS 11.1 is now GA
I formatted my external backup disk as APFS pretty easily recently. Just used the Disk Utility as per normal. But I discovered very quickly that while Time Machine could read from APFS it could not write to it. Maybe in the future but not now - 10/15/17 - not. So I thought to reformat it … Continue reading How can I format my external APFS disk?
Hello everyone, I did get the Series 3 watch - wanted the better water resistant capability and potential for a cellphone, and the supposedly greater performance and now I need to make it work. So you need to unpair your old watch first - which makes a backup. Access the Watch app, select your watch, … Continue reading Moving to my new Apple Watch
Hi all, I moved from my old iPhone 7 to a new iPhone 8 last night. I use an Apple Watch, and I use - a lot - Apple Pay so wanted to make sure I had no trouble with either. So that is why I am sharing this info - in case this is … Continue reading Moving to my new iPhone 8
This is a big upgrade in terms of there being a serious file system (AFPS) change - a very important change. I have been using this new OS for quite some time on one of my old Macs - maybe 4 different betas). It has been a low impact update and the fact it was … Continue reading Upgrading to macOS High Sierra