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by Stephen Hart
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: iPods, iPhone and the iPod Touch
Topic: iPhone XR Available
Replies: 0
Views: 45

iPhone XR Available

While skimming an article about the moderately priced iPhone XR, which is now available, I saw this sentence, referring to the fact that the XR is slightly larger than the XS. While it doesn't seem to be too big for one-handed usage, time will tell if the stretch to reach Command Center at the top r...
by Stephen Hart
Thu Oct 25, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Share Contacts
Replies: 0
Views: 43

Share Contacts

We've struggled for some time with the fact that Apple still hasn't set up a simple way to share Contacts like you can with Reminders or Calendars. This procedure, while long and a bit complicated, really works for us, sharing one Contacts list among two iMacs, two iPhones and one iPad. There are a ...
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 24, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Say Thank You
Replies: 0
Views: 45

Say Thank You

After several days of needing hours of Apple technical help from several divisions to complete deleting some unused Apple IDs, I have a suggestion for SMUG members: If you're satisfied, write an email back to thank the advisor. For one Apple ID, I simply needed to update the payment information. Per...
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 24, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apple ID Data and Privacy
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: Apple ID Data and Privacy

So, after a conversation with a senior advisor, he transferred me to an iTunes advisor, who put me on hold to talk with a superior, then the call was lost. But the senior advisor called back to see if all was well, and transferred me to a new iTunes advisor, who also had to talk with a superior, but...
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: iPods, iPhone and the iPod Touch
Topic: iPhone XS Photography
Replies: 5
Views: 117

Re: iPhone XS Photography

Apple is still selecting some photos from #ShotoniPhone tagged posts to use in ads:

https://appleinsider.com/articles/18/10 ... -iphone-xs
by Stephen Hart
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apple ID Data and Privacy
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Apple ID Data and Privacy

I read this article in AppleInsider, and was happy to find that users can now delete Apple IDs for security reasons or because they're no longer in use. https://appleinsider.com/articles/18/10/17/apples-refreshed-privacy-website-now-allows-us-users-to-request-stored-personal-data There's a hitch, th...
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: iOS 12
Topic: iOS12 Comic Book photo filter
Replies: 0
Views: 39

iOS12 Comic Book photo filter

How to use the new iOS Comic Book photo filter
https://www.cultofmac.com/583400/how-to ... to-filter/

The line drawing filter also looks worth exploring.
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 17, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1,100 Macs
Replies: 0
Views: 51

1,100 Macs

Austrian collection of 1,100 Macs seeks rescue from disposal
https://appleinsider.com/articles/18/10 ... m-disposal
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 17, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Customizing Login Screen
Replies: 7
Views: 1192

Re: Customizing Login Screen

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