How to reset Apple TV 2nd gen without a remote

I’m having a bit of a tech clear out and was faced with a second generation Apple TV that I didn’t have a remote for. I couldn’t get the Siri remote to work so was a bit stuck. On looking at the back of the unit I realised that it had a mini USB port.Continue reading “How to reset Apple TV 2nd gen without a remote”

Apple adding news sources without your approval

I’ve been using Apple News since release but something troubling has happened to my setup – Apple are adding unapproved News sources to my feed. To add insult to injury they are also enabling notifications. It’s always been a good app allowing me to control what I see but I can no longer trust itContinue reading “Apple adding news sources without your approval”

Switching to OmniFocus

I’ve been using a mixture of Todoist and Reminders but now I’m into 2018 I’ve decided to make a switch back to OmniFocus. Todoist was fine but it’s update to include little illustrations didn’t sit well with me. Reminders is ok for basics but not to plan a lot of projects. So, I made theContinue reading “Switching to OmniFocus”