The iPhone 5 gets decent battery life, considering how thin it is, but it certainly doesn't last all day. That's why I decided to pick up a Mophie Juice Pack Air battery case for it. How does this compare to the Juice Pack for the iPhone 4? And is it worth $99? Read on for my full review! The iPhone Needs Juice I was initially quite impressed by the iPhone 5's battery … [Read more...] about Mophie Juice Pack Air for iPhone 5: Hands-On Review
Warning! This "symlink" technique is not compatible with macOS Sierra iCloud Sync, part of the "Optimize Storage" feature. It will result in data loss! Either turn off iCloud Sync or revert to the standard Dropbox folder locations! I love my 27" iMac, but it's a little tough to take it on the road. So I like to keep my Documents folder in sync between it and my MacBook pro. … [Read more...] about Keep Multiple Macs in Sync with Dropbox
I replaced my trusty MacBook Pro last week, the latest in a series of upgrades stretching back over 25 years. In the past, moving to a new computer is a time-consuming process of installing applications and moving data. But things were different this time: I still had the installs to do, but most of the data migrated on its own. A Cloud of Data Like many people, I've spent … [Read more...] about How Google and Dropbox Revolutionized My Laptop Migration
One of the major advances introduced in iPhone software version 2.0 was the ability to sync over-the-air to Microsoft Exchange servers using Microsoft's ActiveSync protocol. This was introduced to much fanfare with the iPhone 3G and is available on older updated iPhone and iPod Touch units, too. Google and NuevaSync also offer over-the-air calendar and contact syncing for the … [Read more...] about Can the iPhone Sync With Multiple Exchange Servers?
If you're like me, you just upgraded iTunes to the newly-released 8.0.1 version. And then you plugged in your iPhone and were greeted by repeated popups telling you your iPhone "cannot be synced unknown error (13014)". And then you cursed Apple for screwing simple things up. But have no fear, there is a simple fix! Just quit iTunes and start it up again. Everything should … [Read more...] about iPhone Cannot be Synced Because of an Unknown Error: 13014? Restart!