Apple : Technology
iTunes is Apple's media library, which can be accessed from home or on the move. Once your iTunes library is up to date, it's time to transfer or "sync" your media files to your iPod. There are various ways to sync iTunes to your iPod, but manually managing your music helps to avoid your iPod's curr
Since the introduction of the first iPod in October of 2001, the iPod has become one of the most popular portable music players of all time, having sold over 220 million units. Newer versions continue to be designed and released on a yearly basis and millions of users have signed up to...
The iPod Shuffle has been both a functional device and a playground of experimentation. Check out all the models to see which were hits or flops.
The open source Mozilla Firefox is a cross-platform Web browser that features an iPhone sync utility that can be used to synchronize your Firefox bookmarks, history and other information to your iPhone. Firefox Home is an iPhone app that can securely transfer data between your computer's browser and
Applications are small programs added to devices like the iPod touch. The apps come in a range of types, including email, games, books and information. Purchase the applications either through the iPod itself or through iTunes on the computer. After purchasing applications on the computer, you need
The third-generation iPod Shuffle fills Apple's iPod lineup as the most simple and stripped-down model, with only music playback abilities and no screen. Like all iPods, the device utilizes iTunes to manage all its music, including transferring tracks to the Shuffle as well as deleting them. With a
EMusic, a subscription-based online music store, differs from other stores, such as iTunes, that charge the user a download fee per song or per album. Transferring songs from your eMusic folder to iTunes will allow you to have your music files readily available to play via iTunes.
Google Android phones (generically referred to as "Droids") use Google services and servers for apps like Gmail, Google Contacts and Google Calendar. You can access these apps at any time on your desktop computer using a Web browser. To quickly add large amounts of data, such as a new calendar, it's
The iPod Nano uses solid-state memory to store data, music, video and photos. A corruption in the file structure can cause the Nano to no longer see any of its contents. To reset the Nano's memory so that the operating system will once again correctly register what files are being stored, reformat (
Most MP3 players come with earbuds; however, they tend to be of poor quality. Aside from being uncomfortable with hard plastic and ill-fitting buds, the sound quality is often hollow, muffled, hissy and/or baseless. If you want to get the most out of your MP3 player, consider purchasing a...
As of September 2010, the only official way to obtain an Apple iPhone in the U.S. is via AT&T. You can also purchase an iPhone from a service like eBay or Craigslist, although Apple doesn't guarantee the authenticity of items sold through third parties. If you have an Apple iPhone 3G and want to unl
Like all AT&T phones, the LG CF360 allows users to set the amount of time the phone rings before the call is forwarded to voice mail. The user can change the setting by dialing a special string of commands on the phone's keypad. It's a handy setting for users who find themselves not able to reach th
If you want to wipe all of the information from your iPhone 3G, you can do so without using the iTunes desktop program. This function comes in handy if you need to erase your phone's data while away from your PC. Wiping the iPhone 3G will return it to its original factory settings. Though you don't
Until recently, it was necessary for an iPhone user to jailbreak his phone in order to tether it to a computer so that it could be used as a modem. This has now changed and the iPhone has built in tethering capabilities. Any user can now connect her iPhone to a laptop and surf the Web using the iPho