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7 Reasons Why (If You Have a USB-C MacBook Pro or Air) You NEED the HyperDrive Pro 8-in-2 Hub – Review

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

If you have a new(er) MacBook Pro/Air that has two USB Type-C/Thuderbolt 3 ports, get rid of those dongles & get the HyperDrive PRO 8-in-2 hub. My review!

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Smart Home Guide 2019: Before Buying that Smart Home Device, Check These 8 Things First [Updated]

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Google, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, Opinion, Review, Smart Home, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

This Smart Home Guide 2019 helps to evaluate the smart home gadget or device you are considering. 8 items you should review before purchasing a smart device.

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Got Time Machine Backup Errors? Like Error Type 11? How To Easily Identify & Fix!

In Apple, Application, Fix It, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Softwareby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

How to fix Time Machine backup errors like Error Type 11. This How To article walks through numerous steps in identifying & fixing Time Machine errors & issues.

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How to Save Huge Amounts of Hard Drive Space Using OneDrive’s On-Demand & Selective Sync

In Apple, Application, Cloud, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Microsoft, Software, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

How to use Microsoft cloud storage & file syncing software & service, OneDrive, with new On-Demand and Selective Sync features to save hard drive space.

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Video: How to Replace the Apple iPhone 6S Battery (with Detailed Instructions)

In Apple, Cellular, Consumer Electronics, Fix It, Gadgets, General, Hardware, How To, iPhone, Videoby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Video walkthrough of how to remove and replace the Apple iPhone 6S battery. This video provides a detailed “how to” replacing the iPhone 6S battery.

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The HighTechDad 2018 Holiday Tech Gift Guide of 25+ Reviewed Products

In Apple, Audio, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, iOS, Review, Smart Home, Tech News, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Shopping for tech gifts for the holidays? Read the HighTechDad 2018 Holiday Tech Gift Guide of 25+ Products that have been reviewed on HighTechDad.com!

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After 8 Days Using the Apple Watch Series 4, These are My Top 8 Observations

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Apple Watch Series 4 after 8 days of usage. Compares features, design, and functionality against the Apple Watch S3 (& previous generations).

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How To Easily Change the iOS iTunes Backup Location to an External Hard Drive & Save Tons of Space

In Apple, Application, Fix It, General, How To, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Softwareby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Running out of space on your Mac because of huge iOS backups? Here’s how to move the default iTunes iOS backup to an external hard drive.

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How To Set the Default Apps (Email, Browser, RSS) on a Mac the EASIEST Way Possible!

In Apple, Application, Fix It, General, How To, Software, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

This how to article shows the EASIEST way to set the default application on a Mac for things like mail app (Outlook), browsers (Chrome, Safari, Firefox) & more!

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How To Fix Track Changes in Microsoft Word 16 for Mac Reverting to “Author” [VIDEO]

In Apple, Application, Fix It, General, How To, Microsoft, Software, Videoby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Is your author or user name showing as “Author” in your Microsoft Word for Mac when you edit & track changes & not your actual user name? Here’s how to fix!

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Review: Kanex GoPower Watch Stand with Wireless Charging Base Charges 3 Apple Devices At Once

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Kanex GoPower Watch Stand with Wireless Charging Base which allows you to charge up to 3 devices: iPhone, Apple Watch, and another USB device.

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14 Apple Watch Tips & Tricks You Might Not Know About

In Apple, Cellular, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, iOS, iPhone, Review, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Whether you have an Apple Watch Series 3, Series 2, or Series 1, it is always helpful to have a bunch of tips and tricks to get the most out of your Apple smartwatch. This is a list of my favorite items after testing the Watch Series 3 and Series 1. How many do you know about?

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2 New Year’s Resolutions Solved with 1 Device – Western Digital My Passport External Hard Drive

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, Review, Technologyby Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Western Digital has a nice little (but high-capacity) portable hard drive called the WD My Passport. Using the My Passport actually helped me on my path to accomplishing two New Year’s Resolutions: back up my computer & learn Final Cut Pro. And I learned multiple tips along the way which I shared.