Posts tagged hints

15 Secretly Hidden Features of Mac

  In another LIfehack article we have 15 features that they say are hidden from users.   Continue reading »

10 Mac OS X Productivity Hacks

  This article was posted on Lifehacks by Triss Husey.   Continue reading »

Change the default search engine on iOS and OS X

Since the first iPhone, the default search engine has been Google.  But it doesn’t have to be.  Continue reading »

18 ways you’re unknowingly killing your iPhone battery

This story on Stuff.tv by Elissa Loi talks about ways that you could be burning the battery on your iPhone ahead of time.  The battery is rated for up to 10 hours of life.  But many of us don’t get that.   Continue reading »

9 Things everyone should know how to do with a presentation app

This article by Macworld’s Franklin Tessler tells us how to do 9 things in each of the presentation programs for Office (Powerpoint), iWork (Keynote) and Google Docs (Slide).   Continue reading »

5 Tips for Better Passwords

Peter Cohen has written this article on iMore about how to provide better security though your passwords.   Continue reading »

Make Your iPhone’s Battery Last

Business Insider has this article by Lisa Eadicico and it covers several ideas on how to lengthen battery life on your iPhone.   Continue reading »

A Guide to OS X Mavericks from ComputerWorld

John Evans has produced this guide in two parts for ComputerWorld.  The first is called: “An A-Z guide to OS X Mavericks (A-M)”. The second part starts with N.   Continue reading »

5 most annoying parts of using a Mac and how to fix

This article by Alex Spencer on tutsplus.com is pretty interesting as I never thought of some of these items as being annoying. Or even necessary.

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12 Phone Tips & Tricks

This article on WalYou.com, by Jasmine Henry is actually titled: 12 iPhone Tips and Tricks as Recommended by Apple.

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10 Mac Preview Application Tricks

This is an older article (2008) on UsingMac.com. But these tricks are still useful.

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Top 10 Projects, Features, and Tips Every Mac User Should Try

This article on Lifehacker gives us some things to try that we may have never have thought to try.  There are 10 items that will make your life more interesting.      And probably will save you some time and effort as well. Continue reading »

Coolest 18 Features in iOS 7

This article is on the web site Wonder How To.  It looks at the 18 features in iOS 7 that most people don’t know about.

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iPad: Keyboard Shortcuts

This article by Frederico Viticci on MacStories talks about using a physical keyboard via Bluetooth and what shortcuts are available for that keyboard. Continue reading »

11 Tips for Mavericks

Mark Hattersley has published this article on the Macworld UK web site.  It concerns the 11 tips to get more out of Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks.   Continue reading »