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Apple’s stealth improvements to the iOS

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It’s always interesting to me to see Apple making small but significant improvements to the user experience, not as part of a software update, but through tweaks quietly made at their end with no announcement or notice given- things just get better. One example became evident thanks to my compulsive penchant for reading about just … Continue reading Apple’s stealth improvements to the iOS    Read more »

Baby Max discovers the “secret menu” for closed captions on a Shaw remote

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(Cutting to the chase, here’s how to do it: Turn your TV on but your cable box off. Aim at the cable box and hit the Settings button. The ‘secret menu’ appears. Use the arrow keys to navigate and turn on captions.) I sometimes have wished I could turn on closed captioning on my TV … Continue reading Baby Max discovers the “secret menu” for closed captions on a Shaw remote    Read more »