Tips and Tricks

iCloud is the difference between crisis and calm if you lose your device, or if you’re upgrading to a new one, or if you just want to see all your pictures, music and documents from any Apple device you have.

iCloud is a web-based storage service from Apple, and whether you’re using it or not, here are some tips to get started, or get it working in the best way possible for you.

 

What is iCloud?

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Award-winning design on Mac

Mac has always been a firm favourite for designers and macOS continues to provide the ideal platform on which to create beautiful work. There are a ton of reasons why designers love Mac. Reliability, beautiful design and powerful specs are just some of them.

If you’re a designer and in the market for a Mac then you may be asking yourself which one is right for you?

Each Mac brings to the table an impressive set of specs that suit all kinds [...]

If you’re into your Downward Facing Dog and Chaturanga, finding ways to enhance your daily zen is probably top of your list. Whether your focus is to improve your mood or to build strength and flexibility, with Apple Watch, there are all kinds of ways that you can stay centred right from your wrist. Here’s how:

Out the box

If you love your yoga then you probably try to maintain a state of calm with everything you do. The Breathe app, [...]

As much as one would want to believe otherwise, fraudsters are always coming up with new plans and ideas to get a hold of valuable personal information or to trick you to get a hold of some extra cash. One of the best forms of ammunition against becoming a victim of fraud is knowing what to look out for. We have put together a list of tips and warnings that will help prevent you from being duped by individuals selling Apple products or posing as Apple in order to steal your personal informa [...]

Spoil your loved one this Valentine’s day with a range of products to choose from at iStore. 

 

For the Mac owner. 

Planning a romantic outdoor escape? The Fjällräven Kanken in Acorn is the perfect companion in which to store your Mac for that outdoor movie. It’s also a great place for keeping your iPhone, wallet and keys safe on those wonderful hiking trails. Another option is the th [...]

It’s time to be one of the cool kids who saves everything “in the Cloud.” We’re going to explain how iCloud works and how you can be use it to your advantage.

First thing’s first. What is iCloud? 

iCloud is an online service from Apple that makes managing your iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV and iTunes easy. It is designed in such a way that you don’t need a Mac or Windows PC to activate or setup your devices. You can [...]

Living in the modern world is awesome, until you forget your password. The golden rule is to not use the same password for everything, but how then do you remember an arm’s-length of random numbers and letters to give you access to your personal info, from your Instagram to your bank account? We can tell you now that scribbling down on a piece of paper and leaving it in your wallet isn’t the best idea. It’s time to find a better strategy.

Are you [...]

We’re excited to boast a new range of colourful, toe-tapping and pulse-racing Dr Dre Beats headphones and earphones in store, and what better way to introduce them than remembering why they’re so popular, versatile, and music to one’s ears - and hearts. Here’s what people - and we - love about Beats’ uses.

1. Listen to music

With Beats, you can listen to music in so many ways, whatever your preference. With so man [...]

Divine Cape Town from Silvermine by Cathleen Hughes

Lighting is arguably the most important element in photography. The word photography is derived from Greek roots: “photos” meaning “light” and “graphe” meaning “drawing.” Without light, a pitch black room is simply that. Black.

There are many elements to discuss when it comes to lighting and photography. Lighting can alter the way the exact object and scenery looks. That is why natural light plays such a key role when s [...]

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Your Apple earpods are so much more than just a device for listening to audio – they can take pictures and even connect to Siri. Here’s why iPhone earphones are more than just music to our ears…

 

 

1 You can take a picture

Plug your iPhone earphones in, position the camera and then press the volume-up button to snap the photo. This is great for taking a selfie or group shot when you need the extra leverage. It’s also good if you’re using a tripod, or need a steady hand [...]

We know how it is, sometimes modern technology just gets the better of us. So we have decided, because Mother’s Day is coming up, we’d give you answers to the questions that pop up from time to time.

 

How to make space on your iPhone.

There are a lot more complicated ways to clear space on your iPhone. We’ve picked a couple of the simple ones to show y [...]