There may be a couple of apps that, for whatever reason, just do not work. When I first got the Mac Mini, Google Backup and Sync, which I use to move work documents between my various devices, absolutely refused to load. In the end, it was not too much of a bother — I switched to Dropbox, and a few weeks later, Google updated its app to fix the problem — but it is worth considering that you may have a few issues with app compatibility. … [Read more...] about Apple Mac Mini M1 review: Miniature footprint, maximum performance
Another feature we love is the massive battery life. The 15 hours of listening or talking you can get on a single charge beats out many of the truly wireless earbuds, in a few cases a couple of times over. Another advantage of the wired connection between the two earbuds is that there’s never any lag or connectivity problems between them, something that can drive audiophiles crazy with other wireless buds. Meanwhile, you’ve got Apple’s H1 wireless chip working for you, which gives great range — and makes it so you don’t have to lug your phone around with you for your workout. And there’s access to Siri, hands-free, which previous generations did not have. … [Read more...] about Powerbeats headphones are under $100 at Amazon right now – get ’em quick!
Another great inclusion is the program’s ability to select Avid and Final Cut Pro keyboard layouts if you refuse to adopt Lightworks’ default design. Despite its brawny capabilities, it’s quick and on-point, and the full-screen interface is polished and well organized as well. Also, given the open-source nature of the software and steep learning curve associated with the freemium product, the program’s forums are more bustling than most. … [Read more...] about The best free video-editing software for 2021
Best for healthy habits Streaks Streaks is a totally free iOS app that helps you bust those bad habits — and form better ones. So if you’ve always wanted to run a mile a day or spend 20 minutes meditating, create a task in your Streaks to-do list. You can track up to 12 tasks a day — and these can be positive, such as going for a morning jog, or negative, like quitting smoking — with over 600 task icons and 76 different-colored themes to customize your experience. It’s up to you what to track, but the goal is to create a streak of consecutive days. Streaks links to the Apple Health app, so it automatically knows when you’ve completed a task, and you can set reminders — there’s also an app for Apple Watch, as well as the ability to view statistics like your current or best streak. … [Read more...] about The best wellness apps for iOS and Android