How to unlock your iPhone on Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Virgin Mobile

Credit:IDG The days of being tied to a single carrier with a locked phone for months on end are all but over. Where we once were forced into 24-month contracts with devices...

Secrets for Mac and Secrets Touch review: A simple, no-frills password manager for Mac...

Credit:Outer Corner If there’s one breed of app every Mac and iOS user should own, it’s a password manager. After all, it’s no longer possible nor advisable to repeat the same easily-guessed...

LifeProof Nüüd Case review: Protect your iPad Pro from the elements and physical abuse

Credit:Séamus Bellamy/IDG At $130, LifeProof’s Nüüd Case for the 9.7-inch iPad Pro isn’t cheap. But if you look at the cost of the case as an investment against your tablet getting borked...

Prynt Pocket review: The ultimate party photo printer for your iPhone

Credit:Prynt iPhoneography may be fastest and easiest entrée into photography for most consumers, but it lacks one critical element: no instant prints. Sure, you can pass around your iPhone to show off...

How to update to two-factor authentication for an iTunes-only Apple ID

If you’re like me (and many of you are), you have two Apple IDs for historical reasons that you continue to use. Until the mythical future date at which Apple updates...

iMazing 2.2 review: A better way to use your Mac to manage your iPhone...

Credit:DigiDNA iMazing ($40 for a single-user license; multi-user licenses available) is an iOS device management utility designed as an alternative to iTunes. Available for Mac or PC (the license can be used...

5 things to do before giving an old iPhone or iPad to your kid

Credit:Ben Patterson / IDG Like it or not, little kids love iPhones and iPads. They love to look at them, they love to tap and swipe the screen, they love playing iPhone...

Photojojo Iris Phone Lens review: Decent lenses but attachment system is difficult to master

Credit:Photojojo This article is part of our roundup of iPhone camera lenses. Three lenses make up the Photojojo Iris Phone Lens ($70 on Amazon) system. The 10x macro lens punches well above its...

What to do when Apple tells you there’s not enough storage to re-sync iCloud...

Joe Sarsero writes in with an issue about disabling and re-enabling iCloud Photo Library in macOS. His wife turned iCloud Photo Library off with her 250GB set of photos and videos...

Clean Text 1.0 review: Now even mobile devices can scrub untidy copy

The job of an editor is often unglamorous. In addition to guiding the creative process and making sure writers stick to each publication’s style, there’s the thankless task of cleaning up...