Libby: Borrow Free Books & Audiobooks

Best App:  Libby Libby is an app that you connect with your local library using your library card.  As long as you have a library card, you can use this app. Listening to audiobooks can be fun, but expensive if you’re paying for a service.  Personally, why pay for audiobooks or books if you can “borrow” them for free without leaving your comfy sofa!  Some people don’t like e-books and that’s ok.  But for audiobooks this is a perfect option. Plus you can use your phone or your iPad.  Download the app on both and there is an option to … Continue reading Libby: Borrow Free Books & Audiobooks

Apple’s iOS 13

  Apple’s iOS 13 Beta vs Public There is a lot of media out there discussing what they think the new iOS 13 will feature.  This link to Apple is a good start to what you should see in the Fall iOS 13 You might also be hearing a lot about “beta” versions of the software for developers and for the public.  What is a beta version?  Basically, it’s used as a testing ground for all the features that will be coming in the final iOS 13 public release. Developers download the beta version to test their own apps to see … Continue reading Apple’s iOS 13

MacBook Pro Battery Recall

Apple is making customers aware there’s an issue with the battery in specific MacBook Pro laptops. If your laptop has the battery, they recommend to turn it off and get the free replacement battery ASAP. Here is a link to the information at Apple. The link includes place to enter your serial number from your laptop to see if you need to request a free replacement battery. Apple Support MacBook Pro Battery Issue One place to find your serial number, is on the bottom of your laptop. I suggest taking a photo and enlarging it to see the number. This … Continue reading MacBook Pro Battery Recall

Five Best Tips Wins 3rd Place

Wow what a surprise and an honor! Thank you to the Bloggers Bash judges for choosing my post for a 3rd place win in their annual competition. I really appreciate the judges comments as well, which are below. Thanks to all of you for your support too! Please click on the link to read the post! Best Five iPhone Tips to Make Your Life Easier! Thanks for stopping by today!👩🏻‍💻 Continue reading Five Best Tips Wins 3rd Place

iPadOS

If you own one of the following iPads, then you’ll be amazed at what is coming this Fall, iPadOS. 12.9-inch iPad Pro 11-inch iPad Pro 10.5-inch iPad Pro 9.7-inch iPad Pro iPad (6th generation) iPad (5th generation) iPad mini (5th generation) iPad mini 4 iPad Air (3rd generation) iPad Air 2 Here’s a link to Apple that gives an overview. As more information is available, I’ll post on specific features. Apple’s iPadOS Thanks for stopping by today! 👩🏻‍💻 Continue reading iPadOS

Apple Single Sign On in Fall

Ok, so what’s “Single Sign On”?  In the Fall, Apple will release a new iOS 13 update.  This will include being able to use an Apple generated email as your sign on in websites, apps, etc.  It won’t be ALL apps and websites.  It will be those that ask you to create a new account or use the option to sign in with your already created, Google email or FaceBook account.  Any app or website that offers Google email or FaceBook login will be required to offer Apple sign in as well! Yay!! Why Is This Important? Whenever you sign into an app … Continue reading Apple Single Sign On in Fall

Using Apple Pay

Using Apple Pay is very easy to learn and one of the safest ways to use your credit cards. With each transaction, Apple provides a random number to the place you’re making a purchase. Your credit card number is not given out on any transaction! You can use Apple Pay on your phone or Apple watch. Watch the video below for more information. Thanks for stopping by today!👩🏻‍💻 Using Apple Pay Continue reading Using Apple Pay

Apple’s WWDC Monday 6/3/19

1:00 pm EST Today is the day Apple shares what’s new in software for multiple devices! I’ll be listening during my lunch break👩🏻‍💻 Also, what’s actually going to happen with iTunes?🤷🏻‍♀️. Not sure about you, but I can’t remember the last time I used iTunes to update my phone. Since I don’t use Apple Music, I know you’re surprised, I can’t even recall when I last opened iTunes. However, I’m sure Apple will provide ways for you to keep all your music, videos, etc. Here’s a link from imore.com if you want some information now. iTunes Information Thanks for stopping … Continue reading Apple’s WWDC Monday 6/3/19

Tips From May 2018-Photos and Memory

Photo by Pexles May 2018 Blogging Firsts Mobile Mom Tech Rescue was created because I love sharing tips about using mobile devices. This past year has been a fascinating journey! Reading your blogs, comments, and questions has taught me a lot. Bonus–I’ve made a few WP friends with new people from around the world! Posting Schedule The month of May will be mostly reposts due to my work schedule. Studying for my last certification and it’s due by 5/31/19. If you’re like me, you may need a refresher on some tips I posted last year. Maybe you didn’t think you … Continue reading Tips From May 2018-Photos and Memory

Tip for Email Notifications

Photo by Pexles Did you send an email and you’re waiting for an important reply? Here’s a tip that will show you how to get a Notification message just like other notifications on you iPhone. Follow the directions in the photo and listed above the photo. Open your email and tap the flag Tap Notify Me to receive notifications Once you receive an email reply, you will receive a notification on your lock screen. You’ll see a “bell” symbol next to that email as indicator you have notifications turned on. Tap the flag again to Stop Notify Me Sharing Tips … Continue reading Tip for Email Notifications

Fast Tip Using iPhone Keyboard

Do you have the plus or XS Max iPhone? If you’ve ever had a problem using the keyboard, this just may be the answer for you! Check out the photos and directions below to see how you can move your keyboard left or right to make typing easier! After you choose a keyboard, it will pop up in that position in the majority of apps you type, including texting, FaceBook, etc. Sharing Please don’t forget to share these tips with your family and friends. Thanks for stopping by today!👩🏻‍💻 Continue reading Fast Tip Using iPhone Keyboard

Tip to Create New Apple Watch Face

Photo from Pexels Did you know you could create a new face for your Apple Watch using your own photos? It’s called Kaleidoscope! Kaleidoscope There are a couple ways to do this, but I’ll show you the easiest. Open your Photos app Select a photo Tap the “share sheet” Scroll left on the bottom row of options and select Create Watch Face Select Kaleidoscope Select your Style (available ones will show here) Tap Add to add to as watch face Photo will slowly change or you can turn the crown to move too   Photo Directions and Video of  Kaleidoscope … Continue reading Tip to Create New Apple Watch Face