News from Kirkville: the iTunes guy with tips, tricks and news

Kirk McElhearn is the Ask the iTunes Guy Our good friend Kirk McElhearn sends all kinds of great tips all the time, and with the new Music, he really deserves the “iTunes Guy” moniker he’s achieved. Here’s another batch of our favorites from August and September:

  • iOS 9 Spotlight App Search: All Apps Enabled by Default Doesn’t Make Sense
  • iOS 9 Sync Issues, and Shares a Trick for Syncing Videos Efficiently
  • Not Convinced by Apple Music? Here’s How to Turn Off Auto-Renewal
  • New Find My iPhone/iPad/iPod touch Feature in iOS 9
  • How to Use Content Blockers (Ad Blockers) in iOS 9
  • Publishers Neglect of Ebook Quality is Frustrating
  • iOS 9 Security and Privacy Features Explained
  • Adjust 3D Touch Sensitivity on the iPhone 6s
  • Quickly check your battery levels.
  • Why I’m Paying for Apple Music
  • The Many Ways I Avoid Ads
  • Apple’s Bloated Website

Quickly check your battery levels.

iOS 9: View the Charge Level of Your iPhone and Apple Watch on Today View in iPhone’s Notification Center : Apple Watch, iOS, iPhone
Here's the Full Story … read the article


New Find My iPhone/iPad/iPod touch Feature in iOS 9

iOS 9 helps you find your lost iOS device even better than before. : iOS, iPad, iPhone, Tech
Here's the Full Story … read the article


iOS 9 Spotlight App Search: All Apps Enabled by Default, and This Doesn’t Make Sense

It’s great that you can search apps with Spotlight; it’s dumb that they’re all enabled by default. : iOS, Tech
Here's the Full Story … read the article


iOS 9 Security and Privacy Features Explained

Get the lowdown on security features in iOS 9. : iOS, security, Tech
Here's the Full Story … read the article


How to Use Content Blockers (Ad Blockers) in iOS 9

New in iOS 9, you can use content blockers to block ads and trackers. iOS, web, Tech
Here's the Full Story … read the article


Apple’s Bloated Website

The product pages on Apple’s website can take a long time to load. Apple, Tech
Here's the Full Story … read the article


Not Convinced by Apple Music? Here’s How to Turn Off Auto-Renewal

Apple Music, Tech: The Apple Music three-month trial is over. If you don’t want to pay, it’s time to turn off auto-renewal.
Here's the Full Story … read the article


Adjust 3D Touch Sensitivity on the iPhone 6s

iOS, iPhone, Tech – If you dig deep in the iPhone’s settings, you’ll find the one that lets you adjust the sensitivity of 3D Touch.
Here's the Full Story … read the article


The Many Ways I Avoid Ads

ads, web, Tech : I block lots of ads. What about you?
Here's the Full Story … read the article


iOS 9 Sync Issues, and Shares a Trick for Syncing Videos Efficiently

iTunes, Tech : In this week’s column, I look at three iTunes and iOS issues.
Here's the Full Story … read the article


Publishers Neglect of Ebook Quality is Frustrating

ebooks, Tech : There are too many typos in Kindle books I buy.
Here's the Full Story … read the article


Why I’m Paying for Apple Music

Apple Music, Tech : I’m paying the $10 monthly tithe for Apple Music. But why?
Here's the Full Story … read the article


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