Avalanche with text saying "updates" Updates! macOS 10.15.4, iOS/iPadOS 13.4, and More!
Apple unleashed an avalanche of updates today that are designed to not only fix the usual leftover bugs from previous OS releases but add features to devices, including the new iPad Pro announced earlier this week. As many people...

macOS Desktop Preferences Icon over catalina background How to Change Your Desktop Picture in macOS Catalina
Catalina Quick Tip My wife’s Mac’s desktop is so cluttered with files and folders that it’s impossible to see the desktop image. Mine isn’t. If yours isn’t and you want to change the desktop picture, it’s easy to do....

AirDrop icon with a Catalina background How to Share Files Using AirDrop in macOS Catalina
Apple’s AirDrop feature is a great way to share files with macOS Catalina. It lets you send documents, photos, webpages, map locations, and more to anyone near you, wirelessly. You can send and receive items between Macs and iOS...

Finder Tag menu on a mac How to Use Finder Tags in macOS Catalina
macOS includes a "Tags" feature that offers a convenient way to organize your files. Whether they are on your Mac or in iCloud, you can find them with a click. This is how you create them...

apple magic mouse doing a two-finger swipe How to Use Gestures in Mail in macOS Catalina
Starting with Mac OS X El Capitan, the Mail app added support for more gesture controls than before. Add your accounts to Mail and you’ll be able to access all your email from one place, then use swipe gestures...

Hey, Siri with "What can I help you with?" How to Enable ‘Hey, Siri’ in macOS Catalina
To use Siri, Apple’s “personal digital assistant,” on your Mac, you can click on the icon in the upper right corner of your screen to activate it. But wouldn’t it be nice if, like on an iPhone and Apple...

Mac PDF icon with magnifying glass on a transparent background How to Use 🔎 Quick Look in macOS (Leopard and Later)
macOS Quick Look is a wonderful feature. Introduced on June 11, 2007, along with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. Quick Look can preview files such as Pages, Keynote, Numbers, Microsoft Office, PDFs, HTML, QuickTime readable media, plain text, and RTF...

iCloud icon on a Mac Dock How to Add iCloud Drive to the macOS Dock
I don’t know about you, but I use Apple’s iCloud Drive a lot. Subscribing to a full 2TB of storage for my wife and me, we store everything out there — scanned documents, all of our photos, you name...