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The Weird iMessage Bug that Crashes iPhones and How to Fix it

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Topics: Tech Tips, News

The iMessage Bug and How to Fix itThere’s been a lot of talk in the news recently about a strange iMessage bug that crashes users’ phones when they receive it. The message reads “Effective Power” and contains a string of unicode characters and symbols. This bug triggers the phone to reboot, displaying the Apple logo before immediately restarting.


How to Reset USB Ports on Mac Laptops

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Topics: Tech Tips

How to Reset USB Ports on Mac Laptops

You go to plug in your flash drive to a USB port on your Mac and nothing happens. Just as applications can act unresponsive or buggy, hardware ports are susceptible to similar problems. You can reboot or reset the USB ports on your Mac to make them operational again.


WWDC 2015 Predictions

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Topics: Rumors, News

WWDC 2015 Predictions

Apple's Worldwide Developer's Conference is an annual media event where the Cuppertino-based company introduces new products and gives the public a glimpse inside the mysterious world of Apple. If Apple follows what they have done in years past, when this years WWDC keynote starts, it will open with a video of developers and the apps they create. Once the video ends, Apple CEO Tim Cook will walk on stage and brief the audience on some updates then introduce the new products and services for 2015.


What is Spotify & Streaming?

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Topics: Reviews, Apps

What is Spotify & Streaming?

There are a multitude of options out there when it comes to listening to music digitally. While you can still go out and purchase physical CDs and vinyl records, iTunes has - in the last decade - revolutionized the way we buy, listen and store music. More recently, Spotify has changed the way we consume music, via “Streaming”.


How to Create Multiple Libraries in Photos for Mac

Posted May 20 by  / 
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How to Create Multiple Libraries in Photos for Mac

Having all your photos in one place is great, but sometimes you need to get a little more organized. By creating multiple photo libraries, you can separate - for example - work and personal photos. It’s simple to setup and although you can’t have two libraries open at the same time, it’s easy to switch between them.


Product Review: Moshi iVisor Screen Protectors for iPhone

Posted May 18 by  / 
Topics: Accessories, Reviews

Product Review: Moshi iVisor Screen Protectors for iPhone

Screen protectors are great for preventing scratches and adding strength to protect the screen from shattering upon impact. At TD Curran, we recommend the Moshi iVisor series of screen protectors. Rather than a cheap film screen protector that is likely to bubble, peel and frustrate the user, Moshi has crafted a high-quality product that’s easy to install, washable and has a lifetime warranty. Let’s take a look at the different options that are available and some of the great features the iVisor has to offer.


Why Do I Keep Seeing an Alien Next to Emojis?

Posted May 18 by  / 
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Why Do I Keep Seeing the Alien Emoji?

If you’ve been texting a friend who uses emoji lately, you may have noticed an outline of an alien in a black box. It usually appears next to another emoji, such as a face or hand. Why is this happening? The simple answer is Apple’s new diverse emojis.


How to Find Recent Downloads on a Mac Computer

Posted May 15 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

How to Find Recent Downloads on a Mac

When we download content, our computer's store it in a specific place. By default, your Mac stores downloaded content from the Web in the Downloads folder. Access it via the Finder directly or through a browser. You can also change the default location for downloaded files.