Dave Linton

How to Autofill SMS Login Codes in iOS 12 and Mojave

How to Autofill SMS Login Codes in iOS 12 and Mojave

Two-factor authentication provides a useful additional layer of security, but it can be a pain to use. With iOS 12 and Safari in Mojave, Apple has made it simple to autofill SMS-based login codes. Learn how:

How to Spot a Counterfeit Cable

How to Spot a Counterfeit Cable

It’s tempting, but should you really purchase those cheap Lightning, USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 cables? Learn how to evaluate the cables and how to make sure they last!

Apple Issues Voluntary Recall for Certain 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro Units

Apple Issues Voluntary Recall for Certain 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro Units

Heads up! If you’re using an older 15-inch MacBook Pro—the version with lots of ports that predates the current Thunderbolt 3 models—Apple has started a recall program to replace batteries that could explode and catch on fire.

How to Quickly Check Battery Levels on Your iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods

How to Quickly Check Battery Levels on Your iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods

Apple’s Batteries widget is a little known, very useful tool to check which of your small Apple devices is lowest on power. This can be particularly helpful if you are traveling and only have one charging cable. Learn how to access this tool.