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Hatch made a smart sleep light to help adults rest better

Hatch, which is perhaps best known for its baby-focused products, is turning its attention to grown-ups. It made a smart sleep light called Restore, with the aim of helping people drift off more
How to back up your SMS text messages on Android

How to back up your SMS text messages on Android

Update 1: 2019/08/21 11:49am PDT Google has broken how SMS Backup+ can sign in and integrate with Gmail by default as a result of changes to API settings. You can still use the app, Much of the
A Physical Space for Instagram Brands: Is This the Future of Retail?

A Physical Space for Instagram Brands: Is This the Future of Retail?

Barneys New York may have bought itself more time after its recent bankruptcy filing, but that doesn't change the fact that, over the years, the luxury retailer has lost some of its relevance as one

Need to drastically speed up an iCloud restore? Use ice, ice, baby!

If you’ve ever restored an iPhone or iPad from an iCloud backup, you’ll know it’s a long, mundane process. But there is an incredibly simply trick you can use to make it faster. All you need is plenty

How to Check Progress of iCloud Restore on iPhone or iPad

Wondering how long an iCloud backup restore to an iPhone or iPad will take to complete? Restoring an iPhone or iPad from an iCloud Backup can take a while, depending on the size of the iCloud backup,

How to Stop an iCloud Restore on iPhone & iPad

iCloud backup restores can be stopped at any time on newer iOS devices. This means that if you have chosen to restore an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch from an iCloud backup, either when setting up a

Newly Setup iPad Pro Battery Draining Rapidly? “Ongoing Restore” Might Be Why!

If you have recently setup a new iPad Pro, iPad mini, or iPad and discovered the battery is draining unusually fast leading to subpar battery life on the device, don’t fret, there’s probably a good
A running list of donations to rebuild Notre Dame, from luxury corporations to oil companies

A running list of donations to rebuild Notre Dame, from luxury corporations to oil companies

Benefactors including some of France's richest families and largest corporations are promising financial help to rebuild the historic cathedral.

How to Enter DFU Mode on iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone XS Max

Placing an iPhone XS, iPhone XR, or iPhone XS Max into DFU mode may be necessary as a troubleshooting step in some situations in order to restore an iPhone. DFU mode is a low-level device restore
A Restored Chevrolet Impala In Moscow, Russia

A Restored Chevrolet Impala In Moscow, Russia

This old Chevy has a rich history. It was brought to Russia back in Soviet times by a Belgian diplomat....
Use Your Password Manager for Security Answers, Too

Use Your Password Manager for Security Answers, Too

It’s been a while since I’ve had to type in some stupid answer to a made-up question when creating an account on a new service. You know what I’m talking about: Forget your password, and you can
Use Your Password Manager for Security Answers, Too

Use Your Password Manager for Security Answers, Too

It’s been a while since I’ve had to type in some stupid answer to a made-up question when creating an account on a new service. You know what I’m talking about: Forget your password, and you can

Do not install the iOS 12.1 beta if you preordered an iPhone XS

Be sure to avoid Apple’s latest iOS 12.1 beta if a shiny new iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max will be turning up at your door on Friday. Updating too early could just cost you all your precious data! The
How to Restore to iOS 11 If You're Over the iOS 12 Beta

How to Restore to iOS 11 If You're Over the iOS 12 Beta

You probably shouldn’t run an iOS public beta on your primary device. But maybe you took the plunge anyway—anything to get in on that sweet Memoji action—and now you regret it. Maybe an app you use

How to Recover Deleted Safari History on Mac

Have you ever wanted to recover deleted Safari history on a Mac? Maybe you unintentionally cleared all history and web data or deleted specific Safari history and you’d like to reverse those decisions
How to back up your SMS text messages on Android

How to back up your SMS text messages on Android

Much of the world has moved on from SMS, but it's still one of the most popular methods of sending messages in the US. It's an unfortunate requirement here for many, and it probably will be until RCS
“Nice Times Up Pin”

“Nice Times Up Pin”

Culture Kings Carl, Edgar, and Jacquis get into a sports update, Carl getting his hair restored, the 15 ultimate hip hop & R&B albums, deep cut of the week, & more!
SMS Backup & Restore changes hands again, sold by Carbonite to SyncTech

SMS Backup & Restore changes hands again, sold by Carbonite to SyncTech

SMS Backup & Restore is a well-known app in these parts, especially among those of us that have to (or choose to) swap devices frequently. Just last year, the app was picked up by Carbonite, and

iPhone Restore from iTunes Backup Taking Forever? Here’s the Fix

Whether you’re setting up a new iPhone, migrating to an iPhone X from an old iPhone, or just restoring an iPhone through iTunes for troubleshooting or some other reason, the process of restoring an
Android 8.1 feature spotlight: You can now restore backed up data after initial setup process

Android 8.1 feature spotlight: You can now restore backed up data after initial setup process

Backing up and restore data is something that Android hasn't always handled so well, but it's got a lot better in recent versions. Since Marshmallow, automatic app data backups have made switching