New Apple Releases

HomePod Mini It’s a super-compact, circular HomePod. With a U1 chip to support Ultra Wide Band tech meaning that Handoff, which allows you too easily pass your music from your iPhone to the HomePod, is going to get a re-vamp. Because of the £99 price tag, Apple has made an ‘Intercom’ system: allowing one HomePod… Continue reading New Apple Releases

iOS 14

iOS 14 was released recently bringing many new features, most notably Widgets on the home screen: This is great as you get an update whenever you open your phone. It’s amazing to get information as soon as you unlock your phone, without having to open any apps. With all the widgets taking up space on… Continue reading iOS 14

GarageBand 2

Mac/MacBook Open last week’s GarageBand file/project. This week we’re going to be adding lyrics to your song. Brainstorm time! Firstly we’re going to have to think about what you would like your song to be about: basically, we don’t want to do some mumbling so you need lyrics and for lyrics to make sense you… Continue reading GarageBand 2

Garage Band

Mac/Macbook Go to the App Store and search for ‘Garage Band’ Download it and open it up. Download any additional sounds. (there will be popups to help you do this) Let them download and once they have downloaded `Garage Band’ will launch. Click on ‘Empty Project’ and you’ll get an empty project window with a… Continue reading Garage Band

Video Editing

On your Mac/MacBook open the App Store and in the search bar type in iMovie. Press the Get button and complete all screens. Once iMovie has downloaded, open it and hit ‘Create New’. Press ‘Movie’ on the pop-up screen. Download these two videos: Open your downloads folder and drag & drop ‘Paddle boarder’ into iMovie… Continue reading Video Editing

Passwords & Privacy

In the world we live in today privacy and security in computers is one of the most important things in our lives to be secure. As Apple lovers here at Tec Kids we have found that, unlike other companies, Apple’s view is ‘Privacy is an essential human right’ this is what they say: https://www.apple.com/uk/privacy/ Once… Continue reading Passwords & Privacy