Apple Headphones Volume Control Gripe

Our one BIG complaint about the Apple Headphones Volume Control as it functions on the various generations of the  iPod Touch, is that the UP and DOWN increments that the volume control keys generate when pressed are too big. In version 5.1 of the Apple firmware (the latest version supported on our Touch from 2010), you only get 16 steps to go … Continue reading Apple Headphones Volume Control Gripe



How to Connect JBL Xtreme 2 to iPhone

This post shows how to connect the JBL Xtreme 2 with an iPhone, a none too complicated process once you know how to get to the various iPhone screens. Begin this routine with your speaker shut off (Power button dark). We’re using an iPad Air tablet in this demo.  However, pairing is nearly the same … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Xtreme 2 to iPhone



How to Pair iPhone with JBL Speaker

This post shows how to pair an iPhone to a common JBL speaker. How to Pair iPhone to JBL Speaker We do this scenario with a JBL Flip 4 speaker. Moreover, we  use an iPad Air tablet for this demo, since we’re still learning how to take screenshots from an iPhone but haven’t mastered that … Continue reading How to Pair iPhone with JBL Speaker



How to Connect Sony Speaker to iPhone

This post explains how to connect a common Sony wireless Bluetooth speaker like the SRS Extra Bass portable series, with an iPhone or other iOS or iPadOS device.  But since we don’t have a current iPhone at the moment, we’ll show how to do this on an iPad Air, since the routine is just about … Continue reading How to Connect Sony Speaker to iPhone



How to Pair JBL Speaker to iPhone

This post demonstrates how to pair a JBL speaker to iPhone and iPhone like smart devices like tablets, Android phones, and computers. How to Pair JBL Speaker to iPhone We’ll run this illustration with a JBL Flip 4 speaker. But other JBL Bluetooth speakers work roughly the same way. So, with your speaker powered off … Continue reading How to Pair JBL Speaker to iPhone



Pairing JBL Go 2 with iPhone Instructions

This post teaches how pairing JBL Go 2 with iPhone iPad iPod iOS tablets and phone devices works. In summary: Start with your speaker OFF (dark front panel LED). Then, follow these instructions to pair your Go 2 Bluetooth speaker to an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch iOS-based device. For this scenario, we’re running an … Continue reading Pairing JBL Go 2 with iPhone Instructions



How to Connect JBL Clip 2 to iPhone

This post demonstrates how to connect the JBL Clip 2 Bluetooth speaker with an iPhone.  But since we don’t have a current iPhone at present, we’ll show how to do this on an iPad Air, since the routine is virtually the same. How to Connect JBL Clip 2 to iPhone With your JBL Clip 2 … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Clip 2 to iPhone



How to Connect JBL Flip 5 to iPhone

This post demonstrates how to connect iPhone to the JBL Flip 5 portable Bluetooth speaker. How to Connect JBL Flip 5 to iPhone, Step by Step With your JBL Flip 5 turned off (power button is dark), run through this routine to pair it to your iPhone.  We’re using an iPad Air tablet for this … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Flip 5 to iPhone



How to Connect iPhone to JBL Speaker

This post shows How to connect an iPhone to a typical JBL speaker. How to Connect iPhone to JBL Speaker We do this scenario with a JBL Flip 4 speaker. We also use an iPad Air tablet for this demo, since we’re still learning how to take screenshots from an iPhone but haven’t mastered that … Continue reading How to Connect iPhone to JBL Speaker



Axcel Lightning Cable for iPhone Review

The Axcel USB Lightning Sync & Charge iPhone and iPad Cable line is certainly not the cheapest data and charging cable available.  We paid nearly $22 for ours at Lowe’s, which is roughly akin to the pricing on similar Apple-manufactured lightning port cords. But its construction, larger size of connectors, and thicker wires make this Axcel charger … Continue reading Axcel Lightning Cable for iPhone Review