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Friday Five: Tips for the iOS...
It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick look...

Google Maps icon Tech Tip: Saving Google Maps for...
Whether it’s in the mountains of Colorado or on a country road in Georgia, getting a reliable cellular signal can sometimes be impossible except along main highway corridors. Fortunately,...

Photos Icon Friday Five: Tips for Mac OS...
It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick look...


Malwarebytes Mascot Tech Tip: How to Install and...
For years, owners of Windows PCs have had one “feature” that Mac owners have missed out on — malware. While viruses are still almost nonexistent on Macs, there is a...

Calculator-icon Tech Tip: Using Siri as a...
Sometimes pulling up the calculator on an iPhone just to make a quick calculation can take more time than if you just did the numbers on a piece of...

iOS_8 Tech Tip: An Easy Way To...
I just got back from a three-week cruise that took me to a lot of fascinating (and cold) places. Whether it was good old England, Scotland, the Shetland Islands,...

Siri being used to do currency conversions Tech Tip: Siri, Your Tireless Vacation...
Siri is surprisingly useful for foreign travel, where it can help you to ease the transition between the units used in your home country and those of the countries...


Screenshot with drop shadow Tech Tip: Get Rid Of Drop...
Writers who are grabbing screenshots for OS X articles and books often use specialized utilities that perform a number of tasks to achieve the perfect look, but the average...

YosemiteLogo Tech Tip: Shedding Some Light on...
People who need to work on their Macs in darkened rooms will find this tip useful. Most Mac users are aware of the controls on the standard keyboards that...

AppStore8_2x Tech Tip: Downloading Free Apps, Content...
Apple likes to sneak little gems into software updates that usually make life easier, fixing some annoyance or turning a multi-step process into a simple gesture. That was the case...

Where's my iPhone, dude? Tech Tip: The Apple Watch’s iPhone...
Now that you have an Apple Watch, you might find that you’re using your iPhone less to grab bits of information and send messages. Of course, your Apple Watch won’t...