Monthly Archives: February 2019

Episode 19, Get the best quality music out of your Apple devices; and Apple announces Health Records feature coming to Veterans



Episode 19, Get the best quality music out of your Apple devices; and Apple announces Health Records feature coming to veterans:  In this episode, I’ll be talking about why you should want the best quality of music and tell you how you can get it from your Apple devices. Also, Apple announced American veterans receiving care through the Veterans Health Administration will be able to securely view their aggregated health records directly in the Health app on their iPhone.

 

Apple announced VA patients will soon be able to access their medical records through their Health Application


Episode 18, Mac Minute’s 10 Tips for using macOS Mojave



Episode 18, Mac Minute’s 10 Tips for using macOS Mojave: In this episode, I’ll be discussing macOS Mojave, completing a three-part series of giving you 10 tips in less than 10 minutes for iOS, watchOS, and now macOS Mojave. Get the show notes by clicking the link below:

Show Note Instructions, Ten Best Tips for macOS Mojave

A screen comparison between Light and Dark Mode in macOS Mojave

Three lines in right corner to access Today and Notifications

Using Stacks in macOS Mojave 


Episode 17, Mac Minute’s 10 Tips for the Apple Watch, overview of the Activity App



Episode 17, Mac Minute’s 10 Tips for the Apple Watch, overview of the Activity App will be giving you 10 tips in less than 10 minutes and will follow up in an upcoming episode with macOS.  We will finish the podcast with a look at how to briefly use the Apple Watch Activity application.

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The 10 tips are: 1. Ping your lost iPhone; 2. Taking Apple Watch Screenshots; 3. Application Grid or List view; 4. SOS feature; 5. Sharing Fitness Data; 6. Personalized Message Responses; 7. Clearing Apple Watch Notifications; 8. Silencing your Apple Watch; 9. Selecting Grid or List Application Views; and 10. Transferring Apple Watch incoming calls to your iPhone.  Select the link below for detailed instructions:

TIPS INSTRUCTIONS LINK #1-10

Activity Rings showing Move, Exercise and Stand status

Grid and List View Option Screen

 

SOS Notification Screen

 

Apple Watch, Series 4 showing the Activity Ring Complication


Episode 16, Mac Minute’s 10 Tips for the iPhone



Episode 16, Mac Minute’s 10 Tips for the iPhone we will be starting a series in giving you 10 tips in less than 10 minutes for current iOS 12 users and will follow up in subsequent episodes with the newest release features from watchOS and macOS.  These tips and tricks will save you time and improve your productivity.  There’s a good chance you might learn a new tip in just a few “Mac Minutes” (below graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)

 

iPhone XS Max and iPhone XS models

Various colors of the iPhone XR 

 


Episode 15, A new era for ‘Today at Apple’ sessions; Microsoft Office 365 joins the Mac App Store; and a new Apple Watch challenge



Episode 15, A new era for ‘Today at Apple’ sessions; Microsoft Office 365 joins the Mac App Store; and a new Apple Watch challenge will tell you about how Apple announced Tuesday, Jan 29 about a new Today at Apple educational program; inform you how Microsoft Office is now in the Mac App Store and finish by telling you about a new “Heart Month” challenge for our Apple Watch listeners.

Apple announces new ‘Today at Apple’ sessions Tuesday, Jan. 29.
2019 Heart Month Fitness Challenge for Apple Watch