The holidays are here! Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some of their favorite apps and services to help you plan and celebrate the holiday season.
Elfster: The Secret Santa App
GiftKeeper - Gift Idea Manager
Parcel - Delivery Tracking
Shop: package & order tracker
The Christmas Card List
Easy Cooking Timer
Crouton: Cooking Companion
Paprika Recipe Manager 3
Apple Music Replay '23
Apple Books Launches New 'Year in Review' Feature...
Apple's App Store Editorial Team has announced the finalists for the 2023 App Store Awards. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share their thoughts on the finalists for the iPhone and iPad apps of the year.
AllTrails: Hike, Bike & Run
Duolingo - Language Lessons
Flighty - Your Flights Tracker
DaVinci Resolve for iPad
Nothing Announces iMessage Compatibility via New App
No, Nothing hasn't brought iMessage to Android and you definitely shouldn't...
If you've got house plants or like to do a little gardening, now's the time to up your gardening game. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some of the best apps to help you with plant identification and care.
Planta: Keep Your Apps Alive
PictureThis - Plant Identifier
Seek by iNaturalist
Bluetooth Plant Monitor
Get Gardening Collection - App Store
Apple's Swift Student Challenge to open in 2024 with new category
New iPhone photography exhibition debuts in...
You don't need smart home gadgets to make your home a little smarter. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some clever ways to add automation to your home without the need for smart home accessories.
Make a grocery list in Reminders on iPhone
Organize cables into mesh bags
WiFi QR Code Generator
Basic HomeKit Automation if you have a HomePod: Reset the volume daily
One Smart Home Gadget recommendation: Smart plug for your Christmas tree/holiday lights/entryway lamp!
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) starts tomorrow, so Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some of the best apps to make your NaNoWriMo a true success!
iThoughts - Mind Map
MindNode - Mind Map & Outline
Here's what Apple really means when it says 'shot on iPhone'
iOS 17.2 fixes Wi-Fi slowdowns and connectivity issues, Apple says
Belkin debuts new 15W 2-in-1 BoostCharge Pro MagSafe stand...
Despite its rocky launch, the Apple Maps app continues to improve and impress. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some tips & tricks to help you make the most of the built-in navigation app on your iPhone and iPad.
View maps on iPhone
Look around places in Maps on iPhone
Take Flyover tours in Maps on iPhone
Save favorite places in Maps on iPhone
Get information about places in Maps on iPhone
Download offline Maps on iPhone
Get traffic and weather info in Maps on iPhone
As iPhone cameras continue to get more powerful, the settings and UI for the Camera app gets more complicated. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent walk you through every Camera app setting, button, dial, and interface feature, giving you loads of photography tips and tricks along the way.
Apple introduces new Apple Pencil, bringing more value and choice to the lineup
Apple developing 'pad-like device' that can update iPhone firmware while still sealed in the box
Join us on our virtual journey as we explore the world of CarPlay with iOS 17. We'll explain what CarPlay is, how it works, and how it differs from other infotainment systems. We'll also walk you through the process of setting up CarPlay in your car. If you've ever struggled with syncing data or deleting it from an unfamiliar system, particularly in rental cars, you'll find our tips on using CarPlay a lifesaver. CarPlay goes with you wherever you are, so you can use it in any car that...
Apple's latest software updates add a new feature to iOS, iPadOS, and macOS: Interactive Widgets! Mikah Sargent and guest host Christopher Lawley demonstrate some of their favorite interactive widgets from third-party iOS apps.
Widget Game Bundle
Your iPhone will receive a test emergency alert from FEMA tomorrow, and you can't opt out
Apple has a next-gen search engine called...
Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent have their new iPhone 15 Pro Max devices in hand, so you know what that means: It's time to review Apple's latest, greatest iPhones.
iPhone 15 Cameras
iPhone 15 Action Button
Apple's FineWoven Case
UKON Phone Lanyard
ESR Magnetic Phone Ring Holder for MagSafe Ring
Spigen EZ Fit Tempered Glass Screen Protector
ESR iPhone 15 Pro Max Armor Tough Case with Stash Stand
SAMSUNG Type-C™ USB Flash Drive, 256GB
Apple's 240W USB-C Charge Cable
Contact Posters, StandBy, Interactive Widgets, SharePlay in Car
Apple released iOS 17 on Monday, September 18, so Mikah Sargent and special guest, Dan Moren, share some of the features you should check out the moment you update your phone!
SharePlay in the Car
Apple iPhone 15 and 15 Plus review: mainstream crossovers
The new iOS 17 notification sound is quieter, and there's no way to change it back...
New iPhones have been announced, so it's time to prepare for updates, upgrades, and transfers! Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share their tips, tricks, and processes for purchasing and migrating to a new iPhone.
How to back up your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
How to back up your iPhone or iPad with iCloud
How to back up your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with your Mac
How to back up your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with iTunes on your PC
How to back up your Apple Watch
In honor of Apple's new "Apps by Apple" page, Mikah Sargent and guest co-host Dan Moren talk about some of their favorite apps made by Apple.
Final Cut Pro for iPad
Pages, Numbers, Keynote
Mosyle releases beta access to Apple Watch device management
Apple to Acquire Major Classical Music Label BIS Records
Apple Watch leather bands rumored to be discontinued as Series 9 launch nears
New Magic Keyboard will make...
On this week's iOS Today, Rosemary Orchard and Christopher Lawley dive into what's new in Shortcuts on iOS 17, share their favorite Shortcuts they rely on daily, speculate on Apple's upcoming September event, and more.
What's New in Shortcuts in iOS 17 & iPadOS 17
Automations can now run immediately without confirmation for triggers like locations and Bluetooth connections.
Shortcuts widgets get enhancements like the new XL widget
Added new automation triggers like iPad external...
Join Christopher Lawley as he gives an overview of some new features in iPadOS 17 and how it has transformed his device usage.
Stage Manager window resizing and movement, Shift-clicking apps, External display enhancements
Lock Screen column of Widgets on the left side, customizing time
Interactive widgets on the Home Screen
Linking related Notes
Grocery List with auto sorting in Reminders. Sections in Projects
Create hyperlinks in Mail messages
Later, Chris gives a detailed...
In their second Back-to-School episode, Rosemary Orchard and mikah Sargent share some of the best apps for collecting, managing, and reading books on your iPhone and iPad.
Audible: Audio Entertainment
Libby, by OverDrive
'iTunes Movie Trailers' app going away after over a decade
Apple removed 10 apps from App Store after being flagged by App Danger Project AI tool
D.C., a postal worker, needs help setting up a...
The back-to-school season is upon us and Apple's App Store is chock-full of apps to help you make the most of your school year. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some of the best apps for your return to school.
Quizlet: Learn with Flashcards
My Study Life - School Planner
Schooly | School Planner
Microsoft Math Solver
iThoughts2go - Mind Map
MindNode - Mind Map & Outline
Flora - Green Focus
Forest: Focus for...
In iOS 17, Apple will introduce a new category of Health tracking: Mental Wellbeing. With an iPhone and, in some cases, an Apple Watch, you'll be able to track your moods and emotions, the time you spend in daylight, and more. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent discuss the upcoming features and share some of their favorite apps and devices that integrate with Apple Health.
Time in Daylight
State of Mind
Depression & Anxiety Risk
Withings Health Mate
Withings Thermo Smart Temporal...
Apple has officially launched the Public Betas of its operating systems. Now you can help test iOS 17, iPadOS 17, macOS Sonoma, and watchOS 10. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some features of iOS 17 worth checking out.
Mental Health Logging
AirPlay arriving on Tesla just in time for iPhone 15
Apple fixes 16 security flaws with iOS 16.6, two actively exploited
Take your apps and games beyond the visionOS simulator...
You can use your iPhone to spread joy, kindness, and compassion to the world. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some great apps, products, and iOS features for doing good.
Be My Eyes
RoundUp App: Donate Change
Kiva - Lend for Good
WoofTrax: Dog walk for charity
Blood Donor American Red Cross
NHS Give Blood
Apple Watch Pride Band
Apple's Accessibility Support
David wants to create a location-based...
Step aside, humans! This one's for the pets. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some great apps and gadgets you can use with your perfect pet pals.
iOS 17 Photos App Recognizes Your Pets
Dog Buddy - Activities & Log
11pets: Pet Care
Pet First Aid
Animal Poison by ASPCA
RelaxMyCat - Relaxing Music TV
ROJECO Automatic Cat Feeders for 2 Cats
Whistle: Smart Pet Tracker
Pixel Pals - Widget & Activity
App Store turns 15! Happy birthday!
The Apple TV is more than an ordinary set-top box. Rosemary Orchard and Mikah Sargent share some of their favorite apps and games for Apple TV to take your experience to the next level.
iTunes Movie Trailers
Amazon Prime Video
JustWatch - Movies & TV Shows
The Best New Features Coming to Your Apple TV With tvOS 17
Apple increases iCloud storage prices in the UK and other...
At Apple's recent World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC), the company announced the winners of the annual Apple Design Awards. Mikah Sargent and special guest, Christopher Lawley, detail this year's 12 award-winning apps and games.
- Universe — Website Builder
Delight and Fun
Visuals and Graphics
- Any Distance
- Resident Evil Village
Apple's World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) just wrapped, and the company revealed many new features coming to watchOS 10 and tvOS 17. Mikah Sargent and special guest, Christopher Lawley, detail some of the new features you can expect when watchOS 10 & tvOS 17 ship this Fall.
Redesigned watchOS apps
Smart Stack for widgets
Snoopy & Woodstock Watch face
Palette Watch face
Cycling metrics & Functional Threshold Power
Redesigned Compass app
Trail information and...