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Recovery Mode To The Rescue

Recovery Mode To The Rescue

Since I know some of you are the Mobile Device Managers for your friends/family/household, and may have “forgetful users” who forget the passcode to their iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, you can use this little trick to remove the passcode on your device by putting it in Recovery Mode

thanotech k11 iphone bumper via brothatech

GEAR – ThanoTech K11 iPhone Bumper

For the folks who prefer to not cover up their iPhone in case, but still need some protection from accidental drops, the nice folks at ThanoTech sent me the K11 iPhone bumper that maintains the slim and svelte profile of my device, while keeping it safe around the edges.

Mac Tip - Customize Finder Toolbar via Brothatech

Mac Tip: Customize Finder Toolbar

If you’re one of those people who have grown too accustomed to using your Mac’s Finder window to suddenly change your ways, here’s how you can customize the Finder toolbar to quickly access commonly used functions…and discover new ones.

Mac Tech Tip: Spotlight Search

Do you know what you’re looking for, but not sure where it is on your Mac? The built-in Spotlight Light search tool is a quick way to find files on your Mac.

Anker powerline+ lightning cable via BrothaTech

The Hookup: Durable Anker PowerLine+ Lightning Cable – $14

Some of y’all go through iPhone cables like the Cleveland Browns goes through Quarterbacks. Good news, there are tougher cables out there that won’t cost you an arm and a leg. The jury is still out on if Cleveland has found a tougher Quarterback though…

iOS 9.3 Activation Issues via BrothaTech

iOS 9.3 Activation Problems Plaguing Old School iPhone and iPad Owners

if you haven’t updated to iOS 9.3 yet, HOLD UP until Apple patches it. If you just couldn’t wait and are currently in the midst of iOS 9.3 activation problems, Apple has updated its support page that includes a fix until they can get everything straightened out.

Twelve South HiRise MacBook Stand_profile via BrothaTech

Twelve South HiRise MacBook Stand

I don’t have a ton of desk space to work with. So the Twelve South ArcBook stand did the job when I needed to work at my office desk. Now that I have the itch to use my MacBook as a 2nd monitor, I decided to give the HiRise MacBook stand a try.

Apple Event Update_ iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro via BrothaTech

Apple Event Update: Smaller iPhone SE and 9 inch iPad Pro Confirmed

Even though “the thrill is [seemingly] gone” as Apple events are losing their shine, Apple did a good job of iterating and expanding on their current product line to further solidify the brand with the 4-inch iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro.

Apple Event - How to stream live via BrothaTech

How To Watch Apple’s iPhone SE Event

Rather watch the live stream straight from the source versus trying to follow along via blogs and social media? Here’s how

OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock via brothatech

OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock

Sometimes you feel like working at your office or desk, sometimes you don’t. The OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock makes the transition from your desk to your couch and back as simple as disconnecting one cable.