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BrothaTech In These Podcast Streets

So I finally got around to launching an Apple (and then some) podcast with a fellow Apple snob and tech geek.

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Do This One Thing Before Upgrading to macOS X Mojave

I was all ready to upgrade my own Macs to macOS X Mojave. I did some research and found out there is one thing stopping me from upgrading. If you’re itching to upgrade, check out my story first.

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What I’m Rocking: 3rd-Party Apple Watch Apps

Even though notable 3rd-Party apps are now now missing from the Apple Watch platform, there are still some good 3rd-party apps out there that do more than just deliver notifications to your wrist. Here are just some of the 3rd-party Apple Watch apps I rock with.

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World Backup Day – Take A Minute To Backup Your Stuff

Today is World Backup Day. You’ve probably got a busy weekend planned, but for the sake of NOT loosing all your photos, videos, music, files and other documents, today is the perfect day to take some time out to make sure you have a copy of your data, just in case something happens.

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Deep discounts on Apple at Toys R Us

Now that Toys R Us is liquidating inventory and closing stores, word on the street is that Toys R Us is deeply discounting Apple products…

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Apple’s Planet of the Apps Is Looking For You

Looking to get your mobile app on a new unscripted show, backed by Apple and will.i.am for the chance to get advice, guidance, and money from top-tier VC’s, the upcoming ‘Planet of the Apps’ show is for you…

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To HomeKit Or Not To HomeKit?

When dreaming up my own #SmartCrib, HomeKit was no question the number one service I planned on utilizing. Come to find out, there are a number of the brands I’ve had my eyes on (and currently own) are not HomeKit compatible. So do I go with HomeKit and only use compatible devices, at the expense of choice? Or do I expand my smart home options, at the expense of user-friendliness?

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.

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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.

Your IPhone Data Is Safe With Apple…For Now via BrothaTech

Your iPhone Data Is Safe With Apple…For Now

“We couldn’t do it even it we tried, and if we could, we wouldn’t even try” is how Apple’s official response to the FBI requesting that it build a ‘back door’ so the government can access and retrieve iPhone data sounded in my head. Privacy vs. Safety – Which side are you on?