News

Apple Updates MacBook Air, Mac mini, and Revamps the iPad Pro

Published Friday, November 23, 2018
At a special event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Apple threw back the curtains on significant updates to the long-ignored MacBook Air and even longer-ignored Mac mini. Then Tim Cook and company followed up with revamped 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros, complete with an enhanced Smart Keyboard Folio and redesigned Apple Pencil. You can order all of Apple’s new gear right away, though demand may delay shipping for a week or two on some items. more»

The Best Apple-Related Gifts for 2018

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Black Friday and the start of the holiday shopping seasons are nearly upon us. If you’re looking for gift ideas for your Apple-using loved ones, we have a few suggestions that are guaranteed to be popular.

more»

iOS 12’s Screen Time Feature Helps You Manage Your iPhone Usage

Published Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Do you frequently reach for your iPhone for a quick check of Facebook or Messages? It’s all too easy to let social media, the latest hot game, or even your work email intrude on your real life. If you’re uncomfortable with how much—and when—you use your iPhone or iPad, iOS 12’s new Screen Time feature can help you limit your usage in two ways, by time of day and by time spent in an app.

more»

In iOS 12, Do Not Disturb Can Turn Itself Off—No More Missed Alerts!

Published Tuesday, October 16, 2018

We love the Do Not Disturb feature in iOS—it’s essential for keeping notifications from waking us up at night or causing embarrassing light and noise in dark movie theater. But it’s long had a problem. When you invoked Do Not Disturb manually for a movie or doctor’s appointment, you had to remember to turn it off manually when you were done, or risk missing important notifications. No more!

In iOS 12, Apple enhanced Do Not Disturb in two ways: enabling it to disable itself automatically after a certain amount of time or when your location changes and adding a Bedtime mode that holds all notifications until you wake up. more»

Use Continuity Camera to Scan Documents and Take Photos Right into Mac Documents

Published Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Have you found yourself composing an email message on your Mac while staring glumly at the receipt or document you need to scan and attach to the message? Adding that scan to the message isn’t impossible, but until macOS 10.14 Mojave, it hasn’t necessarily been easy.

more»

Understanding Dark Mode in macOS 10.14 Mojave

Published Tuesday, October 2, 2018
The feature Apple is promoting most heavily with macOS 10.14 Mojave is Dark mode, which the company advertises as “a dramatic new look that helps you focus on your work… as toolbars and menus recede into the background.” Let’s look at what Apple has done with Dark mode, after which you’ll have a better idea of what to think about while trying it. more»

Seriously Cool Features of macOS 10.14 Mojave You Won’t Want to Miss

Published Tuesday, September 25, 2018


With last year’s macOS 10.13 High Sierra, Apple made no sweeping changes, instead focusing on refinements and bug fixes. In keeping with the company’s alternating cycle of releases, this year’s macOS 10.14 Mojave boasts plenty of new features.

more»

Top Features of iOS 12 to Take Advantage of Right Away

Published Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Feeling left behind because you don’t have the latest iPhone or iPad? Don’t, because Apple has a present for you in the form of iOS 12. The new operating system promises to increase performance, particularly for older devices as far back as the iPhone 5s and iPad Air.

more»

MacCafé Specials 

 
Used Xserve  (2009)
2.26 Quad-core, 9 GB RAM, 2 x 1TB drives, Raid option, rackmount

$250

Focal XS 2.1 Near Field Speaker System
now $349 --- save $250

iPhone cases up to 80% off

Call us for details or to check availability. 419-885-1240

 Check out our Sales page for more deals!

See all the latest and favorite tips on the new TipJar page.

More Tips