Mustafa Akpinar

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What’s Wrong With Apple’s Product Announcements?

Apple’s product announcements used to be the most exciting events in technology. Nowadays they’re boring, awkward and cringeworthy.<p>What happened?<p><b>Apple’s Event This Week: Tucked or Untucked?</b><p>Much of the social media chatter during Apple’s iPad announcement this week was about the fact that Apple …

Rearrange And De-Clutter The Menubar With This Dock-Like Trick [OS X Tips]

You know all those menubar items in the upper right hand corner of your Mac’s screen? The ones that–from the right–probably show the Notification Center, Spotlight, your user name, the date and time, your battery level, and so on?<p>Did you know you could move those things around (most of them, …

Use These Emacs Legacy Keyboard Shortcuts To Move Around In Your Text Files [OS X Tips]

When you’re writing up a long document, or even in the middle of a simple one, it’s good to be able to move around and edit in the text without taking your hands off the keyboard. All the little switches from keyboard to mouse and back again take up valuable time, and–perhaps more importantly–force …

Here’s Another, Easier Way To Make A New Folder Full Of Selected Items [OS X Tips]

I don’t know about you all, but I’ve been getting stuff into a new folder in the Finder the same way as I always have, just like I did way back in OS 7, OS 8, OS 9, and even ten years ago in OS X.<p>I make a new folder in the Finder using Shift-Command-N, or by selecting New Folder from the Finder …

Get Rid Of The Dashboard In Mavericks [OS X Tips]

The Dashboard has been getting less and less attention lately, and so it’s surprising that it’s still in OS X Mavericks beta, to be honest.<p>It does have a nicer background, to be sure, but if you’re feeling like it has outlived its purpose on your Mac, here’s how to get rid of it.<p>Launch Terminal …

Pixa Safari Extension Makes Grabbing Images Easy

Remember Pixa? You should, because it’s <i>awesome.</i> Pixa was my pick, sir[1], to replace iPhoto on your Mac with a non-sluggish, non-horrible photo organizing app. And now it has added extensions for popular Online Web Browsers Safari and Chrome.<p>Click the new toolbar button and the extension pulls up a …

Here’s The First Full Trailer For Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ Movie [Video]

Following the release of a teaser clip back in January, the first full trailer for the new <i>Jobs</i> movie starring Ashton Kutcher has been made available—and yes, it features a song by Macklemore.<p>The movie was originally supposed to hit theaters in April, but the premiere has been pushed back to August …

iOSFonts.com Tells You All About… iOS Fonts

IOS Fonts is the most concisely-named website of the day. It shows you all the fonts available on your iOS device, lets you search them and even preview your chosen text in them. I love it… and yet I’m struggling to find any practical use for it.<p>The site works great on iOS of course, and presents …

7 Jailbreak Tweaks Apple Killed In iOS 7

A lot of innovative ideas for iOS get introduced in the jailbreak community. Hackers and developers tinker around with Apple’s software and create new ways to access settings or multitask. And then Apple comes along and kills (or sherlocks) those ideas with its own take in a future iOS release. It …

The Ultimate iOS 7 Compatibility Chart

With every new version of iOS, Apple generally leaves some legacy devices behind, but with iOS 7, Apple’s only leaving the iPhone 3GS totally abandoned. That’s not to say that every iOS device is equal in the eyes of iOS 7, though: if you’ve got an older device, you’re going to find some of iOS’s …

PDF Converter For Mac By Nuance | Cult of Mac Deals

An Ultimate PDF Editor For Your Mac!<p>Nuance PDF Converter for Mac features industry-standard PDF viewing, editing, and security. Additional features include scanning paper documents to PDF, drag-and-drop document assembly, conversion of static PDF forms into fillable PDF forms and opening files from …

Five Quick And Easy Ways To Master The OS X Keyboard [Feature]

As we’re all Mac users here (at least I hope so!), it’s a good idea from time to time to learn new things on our favorite computer, to make our Mac life just that bit more fun and productive.<p>With that in mind, here are five easy keyboard tricks that you can use that you<br>may not have already known …

The Double Down Mac Bundle | Cult of Mac Deals

Make Everyday Computing Simpler With Shortcuts<p>Instead of taking the time to open a browser and type out a URL, use Shortcuts. You hit a single keyboard shortcut and your favorite webpage opens up!<p>Shortcuts makes it dead simple to create keyboard shortcuts for a variety of everyday computing tasks. …

AltKeyboard Will Turn You Into A More Efficient iPhone Typist [Jailbreak]

It takes practice to learn how to efficiently type on the iOS keyboard. Because all the keys are virtual, you have to tab through multiple layouts to access all of the available characters. I remember how slow I was at alternating keyboards to type numbers and punctation when I got my first iPhone. …

Four Tricks To Master The Dock On Your OS X Mac [Feature]

The Dock is one of those things that we all use on our Macs, but may not really do much more than swap out applications and use whatever Stacks were put there when we got the darn Mac.<p>However, if you really want to get the most out of your Mac, you might as well learn how to do a bit more with the …

Mastering Passbook On Your iPhone [Feature]

Apple’s new Passbook app and system is really a nascent technology, but it’s here on your iPhone, so why not figure out how to use it, right? Below are five tips and tricks to help you get the most out of this futuristic, if not-yet-mature technology from our favorite technology company.<p>Get Apps …

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Mastering Notification Center On Your Mac [Feature]

Notification Center, introduced with OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, has quickly become an integral part of the Mac OS experience, replacing third-party apps like Growl and the like with a built-in system for notifying you of system and other events on your Mac.<p>Let’s take a look, then, at five tips and …