Apple : Technology
The iPhone is one of the most popular cell phones available today. With your iPhone, you can make telephone calls, send text messages, surf the web, watch videos, listen to music, play video games and more. If you're a new iPhone user, you probably notice that your phone has a lot of default icons o
When you take a photo using your iPod touch's camera, it is automatically saved into the "Camera Roll." The "Camera Roll" is open to viewing by anyone who has access to your iPod touch, and does not have a dedicated passcode or security feature. If you want to ensure your photos are kept private, yo
If you own a home stereo system, you are likely to own a receiver. A receiver is a piece of electronic equipment that acts as an intermediary between peripheral devices and speakers. You can connect devices, such as DVD players and cable boxes, to a receiver to play the audio through your home stere
IPods are small personal audio players made by Apple. There are numerous iPod models available for users to select from. Older models are capable of playing music only. Newer models can play video and music and store photos.The iPod Classic uses buttons to control features and offers the most storag
More and more electronic devices are employing touch screen technology to allow you to control the basic functionality of your equipment. Touch screen devices operate literally how the name suggests--instead of using a keyboard or mouse to control an electronic device, you use your finger and touch
Most digital music players, such as the Apple iPod and Microsoft Zune, feature a hold button on the side or top of the device's frame. The hold button is often labeled with a lock symbol. When you put your music player in hold mode, the device stops responding to all button input, preventing you fro
Did you know you can set up an iTunes account without a credit card? While Apple requires a credit card or other form of payment when registering, you can easily remove it. Find out how.
Coverage of Apple's "It's Only Rock and Roll" iPod media event held on Sept. 9, 2009, including details of all the new products and software announced at it.
If you have an iPhone that still has the 1.1.4 firmware version, it is time to upgrade to a more recent firmware version. The newest version of iPhone firmware, as of 2010, is the iPhone iOS 4.0.1, and it is available to download for free using iTunes. Upgrading your iPhone is important because it a
The iPhone 3G by Apple allows you to create a favorites list in your phone application, which acts as a speed dial list. Whereas accessing a contact the normal way required a series of steps including scrolling through your contact list, the Favorites list shows up immediately after tapping the phon
The iPhone 4 is a smartphone manufactured by Apple. Some units do not ship with iOS 4 pre-installed. You can enable data protection and get a free MobileMe account by restoring the iOS software on the device. You can restore your iPhone in one of two ways: by using either the latest version of iTune
Do you have a favorite office suite? One you use to write memorable memos, crunch wayward spreadsheets, and whip out dazzling presentations?Let us know by nominating your favorite application for the Best Mac Office Suite in the About.com Reader's Choice Awards 2010.
Unlike other iPod models, the iPod Touch is able to sign on to Wi-Fi Internet when available. This ability allows the user to download music directly to the iPod rather than downloading onto a computer and adding the music to an iPod Touch. Through music blogs and iTunes, it is possible to directly
Although Safari on iOS includes a menu for configuring your default search engine and the pop-up blocker, the app does not allow you to configure the way the app automatically refreshes pages. This can be especially troublesome for iPod touch users who may experience a delay when they launch Safari
As of August 2010 AVI is not a supported iPod video format, but it can be encoded to a different format when imported into the iTunes application on your Mac or PC. The iTunes 8 program includes a video converter, which copies the original video and converts it to an MP4, a high-quality video format
Where's My iPhone is a feature of Apple's MobileMe service that you can use to potentially follow an iPhone user online. The feature works with the iPhone's built-in Global Positioning System chip to show the current location of the iPhone on a map. By refreshing the location information on the map,
Apple developed the iTunes program as a way for you to manager your music and video files. You can also use the iTunes program to put music on your iPod. If you want to transfer your music library from one iPod to another iPod, you can use iTunes to complete the process. First, you must transfer all