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Transfer On My iPad to macOS

Once you put your files on your iPad running iPadOS 13, you will find it really hard to move them off again. Unlike Android that acts like an external hard drive when connected to a computer, iPadOS doesn’t show the files from On My iPad in Files app when you connect with a sync cable to your macOS. And transferring…

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iPhone 7 defect

A few iPhone 7 models built with Intel chips were reported to overheat and completely stop working. Especially when reactivating the phone. It also applies to the A1660 model built with Qualcomm chips. Unfortunately, I had one of these lemons and the main cause of failure, the phone stopped working on cellular. The cellular radio works fine but a “switch”…

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iOS Checklist

Move Google Keep to Apple Notes Export Google Keep at Google Takeout Expand ZIP Import from Apple Notes on Desktop Select folder or all HTML files in Keep folder of ZIP Move Notes, ten at a time, over to iCloud Notes inside Apple Notes on Desktop from Imported notes folder. Select ten and right click to move. Move Google Reminders…

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Google and Alexa assistants

I found out last week what the three big differences were between Alexa and Hey Google. First, Alexa needed three apps to work on a third-party speaker with Alexa built-in. Hey Google with Google Home installed just works. Second, asking Alexa to play a song, the only option was to play it through a subscription. Hey Google plays the song…

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