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How to jailbreak an Apple TV

How to jailbreak an Apple TV

It’s easy to jailbreak an old Apple TV, and a jailbroken Apple TV can run Kodi, ATV Flash and a stack of neat apps. Here’s how…

It’s easy to jailbreak an old Apple TV, and a jailbroken Apple TV can run Kodi, ATV Flash and a stack of neat apps. Here’s how…

03 Aug 17

How to repair or replace a broken Apple Watch

How to repair or replace a broken Apple Watch

Dropped your Apple Watch in water, or scratched its screen? Here's how to get a broken Apple Watch repaired or replaced

Dropped your Apple Watch in water, or scratched its screen? Here's how to get a broken Apple Watch repaired or replaced

21 Jul 17

How to create an Apple ID

How to create an Apple ID

Need an Apple ID to use an iPhone, iPad or Mac, or one of Apple's online services? It's easy! Here's how to create an Apple ID

Need an Apple ID to use an iPhone, iPad or Mac, or one of Apple's online services? It's easy! Here's how to create an Apple ID

19 Jul 17

How to copy and paste between Mac and iPhone

How to copy and paste between Mac and iPhone

Copy on one device, paste on the other. We look at how Apple's Universal Clipboard helps Macs, iPhones and iPads work together

Copy on one device, paste on the other. We look at how Apple's Universal Clipboard helps Macs, iPhones and iPads work together

23 Jun 17

What to do if your Apple ID is locked or disabled

What to do if your Apple ID is locked or disabled

If Apple suspects your account has been hacked it will suspend it. Here's how to get back into your Apple account.

If Apple suspects your account has been hacked it will suspend it. Here's how to get back into your Apple account.

23 May 17

 
How to defrag a Mac (and why you don't need to)

How to defrag a Mac (and why you don't need to)

Defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks. We show how to defrag a Mac, but explain why you probably don't need to

Defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks. We show how to defrag a Mac, but explain why you probably don't need to

18 May 17

How to book an Apple Store appointment

How to book an Apple Store appointment

Apple will attempt to fix issues with your Apple products in store, here's how to set up an appointment

Apple will attempt to fix issues with your Apple products in store, here's how to set up an appointment

15 May 17

Is Apple Maps down?

Is Apple Maps down?

Check the status of Apple Maps and find out if your issues are localised or worldwide

Check the status of Apple Maps and find out if your issues are localised or worldwide

12 May 17

How to block ads on iPhone and iPad

How to block ads on iPhone and iPad

iOS 10 lets you use ad-blockers in Safari, but is that a good idea?

iOS 10 lets you use ad-blockers in Safari, but is that a good idea?

04 May 17

How to lose weight with an Apple Watch

How to lose weight with an Apple Watch

In our weight-loss guide for Apple Watch owners we offer tips and app recommendations to help you shed pounds safely and healthily

In our weight-loss guide for Apple Watch owners we offer tips and app recommendations to help you shed pounds safely and healthily

28 Apr 17

 
How to stream from Android to Apple TV

How to stream from Android to Apple TV

Tear down Apple's walled garden and stream from your Android to an Apple TV

Tear down Apple's walled garden and stream from your Android to an Apple TV

26 Apr 17

Why is Apple Pay not working?

Why is Apple Pay not working?

How to check if Apple's servers are offline and if Apple Pay is working as it should

How to check if Apple's servers are offline and if Apple Pay is working as it should

17 Mar 17

Is Apple Music down? Check Apple Music service status

Is Apple Music down? Check Apple Music service status

While it might be down to your internet connection, there might be issues with Apple Music - here's how to find out

While it might be down to your internet connection, there might be issues with Apple Music - here's how to find out

16 Mar 17

Is iCloud down?

Is iCloud down?

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

10 Mar 17

 
Is the App Store down?

Is the App Store down?

Having trouble downloading apps or connecting to the App Store? Here's how to check if there's a problem with the site

Having trouble downloading apps or connecting to the App Store? Here's how to check if there's a problem with the site

10 Mar 17

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