Your Mac desktop is an embarrassment. Here’s how to organize it!

Use these techniques to organize your computer desktop.

There’s no best way to organize your Mac desktop. One thing is certain, however. If you feel your desktop is disorganized, it’s wise to do something about it. We suggest any number of organizing techniques, including the ones below.

How to add folders to your desktop
How to align and sort desktop items automatically on Mac
How to keep all your desktop files in a grid formation on Mac
How to change the grid spacing on the desktop on Mac
How to adjust the size of desktop icons on Mac
How to use macOS Stacks to organize your desktop
How to create multiple Mac desktops
Third-party solutions
How to add folders to your desktop

Perhaps the simplest way to organize your Mac’s desktop is by adding folders, which you can use to separate content based on a purpose. For example, you may want to add folders for personal and work use. Another solution might be to create folders for different projects.

To create a folder on Mac:

With the …

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Apple försöker hjälpa krisdrabbade Japan Display

Den japanska skärmtillverkaren Japan Display går fortfarande back med stora summor varje år.

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EufyCam 2 supports Apple HomeKit, Secure Video support on the way

It joins Arlo as one of the first cameras to support HomeKit

What you need to know

Eufy’s new EufyCam 2 supports Apple HomeKit
EufyCam 2 ships as a hub and two cameras, and comes with a full year of battery life.
It also has 1080p video, night vision, smart image enhancement and local storage.
Eufy has announced its brand new security Camera, EufyCam 2, which features support for Apple HomeKit.

Anker was mentioned as a HomeKit partner back at WWDC in June, now it has announced the EufyCam 2, one of the first cameras to support Apple HomeKit and, when it arrives, Secure Video. EufyCam 2 features a hub and two cameras bundled together at the cost of $349. The cameras come with 1080p video support, and a full-year of battery life. It also features night vision, ”smart” image enhancement, human detection and secure local storage. It also has a 100dB intruder alarm.

EufyCam 2 features free DVR functionality so that you can store video locally with on the included microSD card, contras…

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Businessweek explains how Apple tried to ’buy its way into Hollywood’

What you need to know

A new report details how Apple tried to ”buy its way into Hollywood.”
Apple upset A-list stars because they weren’t involved in the Apple TV+ unveiling.
The company offered almost unlimited budgets initially.
Building a whole new TV company from scratch isn’t easy.

Apple TV+ finally goes live next week after years of rumors on the outside and hard work on the inside. A new report by Bloomberg Businessweek looks into how Apple set about entering the world of Hollywood. And where it struggled to fit in.

Much of what is covered in the piece is information that has already been made available in recent weeks and months, but a refresher never hurts. There are also some nuggets of new information in here, too. Including the fact that Apple upset some of its A-list stars because they weren’t involved when Apple TV+ was initially unveilled. Apple TV+ execs Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlicht were left to pick up the pieces.

After the presentation, agents and manage…

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CNET submerged an iPhone 11 Pro in 12 meters of water so you don’t have to

Image via CNET

But did it survive?

What you need to know

CNET has published a video testing the waterproofing of the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro.
CNET partnered with Sofar Ocean Technologies, and sent two iPhones into Monterey Bay attached to a drone.
They tested the iPhones at 4, 8 and 11 meters, with some suprising results.
CNET has published a video testing the waterproofing of the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro.

CNET teamed up with Sofar Ocean Technologies, using its Trident underwater drone to send an iPhone 11 and 11 Pro below the surface of the waters in Monterey Bay, California.

The iPhone 11 Pro and Pro max are rated up to 4 meters for 30 minutes, the iPhone 11 will survive at only half that depth, according to Apple’s website:

iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are splash, water, and dust resistant and were tested under controlled laboratory conditions; iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max have a rating of IP68 under IEC standard 60529 (maximum depth of 4 meters up to 3…

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Nu görs fler mobilköp med Apple Pay än med Starbucks-appen i USA

Apple Pay är med det den mest använda appen för betalningar i landet.

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Apple’s Entrepreneur Camp finishes its first year with great success

There’s another 100 spots for women in tech next year, too.

What you need to know

The first year of Apple’s Entrepreneur Camp has closed.
42 women-led companies from 13 companies participated.
Apple is already accepting applications for Entrepreneur Camp 2020.
As 2019 draws closer to the end, Apple has announced the completion of its final Entrepreneur Camp session of 2019. In its first year, Entrepreneur Camp has hosted 42 women-led companies across 13 different countries with 100 participants. And it’s not over.

Thanks to its success, Apple will continue to host Entrepreneur Camp next year, beginning in late January (women founders can still apply through Nov. 15).

Entrepreneur Camp offers a two-week session that includes hands-on tech labs, coding guidance from Apple experts and engineers, and mentorship. It covers such topics as app development, design, machine learning, augmented reality, and marketing. Each company also gets two WWDC invitations and additional ongoing suppo…

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GRIS is currently on sale at the Nintendo eShop

Are you searching for an excellent game for your Switch but want to get great deals? We’ve found the best games for a fraction of their price!

Have you played all of your Nintendo Switch games, and you’re looking for a bit more fun? I know how pricey they can be, especially if you’re on a budget and can’t spend $60 on a game. Here at iMore, we have found some great games currently on sale. If any of these types of game spark your interest, be sure to check them out by clicking the links below.

Pre-orders available on Amazon right now
Physical game cartridges on sale now
eShop games on sale this week
Pre-order options on Amazon

Here’s every game you can pre-order on Amazon right now. Just click the title to check it out!

Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout – Available October 29 – $60
Resident Evil Triple Pack – Available October 29 – $60
Vampyr – Available October 29 – $50
Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King – Available October 29 – $30
Luigi’s Mansio…

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iPhone 11 increases iOS market share in some key locations. But not

What you need to know

New figures show iOS increased its market share for Q3 2019 in some locations.
Europe, Japan, and Australia saw gains.
But iOS actually saw a fall in share in the USA and China.
There’s good news, and there’s bad news.

Let’s start with the good news. A new report by Kantar (via 9to5Mac) has a strong iPhone 11 launch increasing iOS market share in some key locations. France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK all saw increases for Q3 2019.

The good news continues with Australia and Japan being the stars of the show. The former saw an increase of 4.1 points to 39.6% for the period. Japan went even further, increasing 10.13 points to 39.9%.

But there’s bad news, too. Both the United States and China saw iOS usage fall, despite the strong iPhone 11 lineup’s arrival.

Dominic Sunnebo, global director for Kantar said: ”Q3 2019 saw Apple launch its new iPhone 11 family and with just over a week of sales available, the new models contributed to 7.4% of Apple’s ove…

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How to mark up photos in Messages on iPhone and iPad

Do you want to mark up your photos on your iPhone or iPad without leaving Messages? Here’s how!

Messages is an easy way to share photos with friends and family, and the Markup editor lets you add some extra flair to your images. While you can use the Markup editor in the Photos app, you can also do so from within the Messages app.

When you open up the Markup editor in Messages, you’ll have access to a number of tools for marking up your photos, starting with the pen, highlighter, pencil, eraser, and loop tools that let you draw and write all over your photo. But there are four other tools you should know about, as well, which you can get to by tapping the + in the bottom-right corner of the markup screen:

Text – Add a text box to your image and write whatever you choose in it. You can also change the color of the text, as well as formatting like size, font, and alignment. Drag the points on the text box to change its size and how the text interacts with it, and drag it around the …

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