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Turn off your smartwatch’s “always on” display

Smartwatches give you the option to always keep the display on to simulate a real watch. Opt to have the display turn off when you aren’t looking at it. This can keep wandering eyes from seeing your notifications and messages on your wrist while out in public. If this option is unavailable, you can disconnect […]

Unlock your Mac with your Apple Watch

Apple Watches are popular accessories for purposes like fitness tracking, but they can also help with cybersecurity. You can unlock a Mac with an Apple Watch that’s powered on and currently on your wrist, as long as you’ve configured it in your Mac’s System Preferences. Doing so has the added benefit of requiring you to […]