Tag Archives: iPhone

Using Nextiva and Virtual Shield on a Older iPhone

Nextiva Login Screen
To record incoming business calls that originate in the United States, I maintain a Nextiva account that I opened several years ago when I set up one of my WordPress websites.

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Connect USB mics to an iPhone or iPad

You bought a USB mic to make live audio recordings with your computer and it works great! At the same time, you are often disappointed by the quality of the recordings that you can produce using the built-in mics in your iPhone and iPad. You ponder whether there is a way to connect your USB mic to your iOS devices. Read on to find out how it’s done using a pocket-sized adapter.

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iOS8 has a new health app that could save lives

iO8 Health AppIn iOS 8 for iPhones 4s and higher, there is a new app that is not well publicized but may save your life or someone else’s. Everybody should know about it, especially first responders and EMTs.

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Laptop and iPhone connect wirelessly. Why won’t my NOOK?

Customer recently hired me to get her NOOK tablet to connect wirelessly to her home network. She also wanted me to figure out why her family’s iPad and iPod touch wouldn’t authenticate, either. Experimenting with her AirPort Extreme settings, I came up with a simple solution.

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