How to Use Focus, the Successor to Do Not Disturb in iOS 15

The Do Not Disturb feature on iPhone is a handy way to block out distractions when you're focusing on a task. In iOS 15, Apple expanded this option with more configurations and gave it a new name: Focus.

Let's see how Focus works to let you silence unwanted alerts at different times so you can better control when your iPhone notifies you.

A Quick Guide to Freeing Up Space on Your iPhone

Eventually, every iPhone owner will see the message that their device is low on storage. This seems to come at the worst times, like when you want to install a new app or take an important picture.

Thankfully, it's not difficult to delete some old files and free up space on your iPhone.

5 Easy Ways to Take Care of Your Laptop Hardware

Computers are sensitive devices, and since laptops are portable, they're easier to physically damage. If you're not careful with your machine, you could end up destroying it quickly or over time.

Let's consider some of the most important ways to care for your laptop physically, which will help you keep it running well for as long as possible.

How to Control Sounds in Windows

By default, Windows makes a lot of noises that can become pretty annoying. Whether you don't want your computer chirping at you for every little error, or worry that the sounds will disturb someone working nearby, you can tweak and turn off these sounds.

What Is a Virtual Machine and Why Are They Useful?

Virtual machines are an important and useful computing tool. If you're not familiar with them, you might wonder what this term means.

We'll explain what virtual machines are, how they work, and uses for virtual machines in everyday business.
What Is a Virtual Machine?
A virtual machine (VM) is an emulated computer system that runs on another computer or server.

What Are the Costs of Unprofessional and Bad IT?

If you're struggling to come up with a solution to your IT needs, you are not alone. Many IT providers do not do the proactive work necessary to maintain your technology over time. You wouldn't trust your health to a doctor who lacked the proper training on how to care for your body.

5 Shareable Family Subscription Plans Worth Considering

It seems like every service wants you to subscribe for all its features these days. And while $5 or $7 per month is reasonable for a service you use regularly, piling up a bunch of subscriptions can quickly become much too expensive.

Thankfully, a lot of services allow you to split a plan with other people in your household, or just friends.

How a Good IT Service Manager Will Handle Vendor Relationships for You

When you think of an IT service manager, what probably comes to mind first are common tasks like helpdesk support and network management. But there's another aspect of IT management that's easy to overlook: vendor management.

Let's take a look at what vendor management entails and how good IT service helps keep your business running smoothly in this area.