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by Ray Bentsen
Sun Jul 16, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: iOS 11
Topic: Siri can now translate !
Replies: 0
Views: 215

Siri can now translate !

Ask Siri in English how to say something in Chinese, Spanish, French, German, or Italian, and Siri will translate the phrase. (see screenshot)

Amazing ... and really handy when traveling. And, of course, Siri will say the phrase for you in his/her now more natural voice!
by Ray Bentsen
Sat Jul 15, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: iOS 11
Topic: The Dock and App Switcher/Control Center on an iPad
Replies: 1
Views: 162

The Dock and App Switcher/Control Center on an iPad

The Dock in iOS 11 on an iPad is now accessible from ANY screen ... just swipe up from the bottom of the screen (first screenshot) Note that you can add more icons to the Dock, and that recently used app icons show up at the right of the Dock. Then you can just swipe the Dock downwards to make it di...
by Ray Bentsen
Sat Jul 15, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: macOS 10.13 - High Sierra
Topic: The Beta
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Re: The Beta

And here is my favorite High Sierra feature ... it is Safari's new option to disable auto-playing advertisements!
by Ray Bentsen
Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: macOS 10.13 - High Sierra
Topic: The Beta
Replies: 2
Views: 300

The Beta

I am being brave. No problems so far!!
by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jun 27, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Learn ... and become an Apple Teacher for FREE
Replies: 0
Views: 168

Learn ... and become an Apple Teacher for FREE

From Apple: Another interesting resource is the Apple Teacher program. While it's designed for teachers, user group leaders and members can sign up as other and learn some valuable lessons. Provided resources include Apple Teacher Starter Guide books, online help and optional Apple Store workshops. ...
by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jun 27, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Default Account For Mail
Replies: 3
Views: 296

Re: Default Account For Mail

Try the Composing tab:
by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pages now does page layout
Replies: 0
Views: 266

Pages now does page layout

The new version of Pages released today (6/13/2017) now has the capability to do page layout. Text flows from one linked text box to another, even if the text boxes are on different pages ... like the way stories appear in the newspaper. (see screenshot) Very cool, especially for folks who publish n...
by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:42 am
Forum: iPads
Topic: New iPad Pro - Preview
Replies: 0
Views: 259

New iPad Pro - Preview

For a preview of the new iPad Pro, click here ... and then keep scrolling down.

The many mini-videos also show some of the new features of iOS 11. And just remember to keep scrolling down after each mini-video.

;)
by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:32 am
Forum: macOS 10.13 - High Sierra
Topic: MacOS High Sierra - Preview
Replies: 1
Views: 309

MacOS High Sierra - Preview

For a preview of the new features in High Sierra, click here ... and then keep scrolling down.

;)

I think this one will be my favorite:
by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:23 am
Forum: iOS 11
Topic: iOS 11 - Preview
Replies: 0
Views: 240

iOS 11 - Preview

For a great preview of the new features in iOS 11, click here ... and then keep scrolling down.

;)