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Every Time Travel Movie Ever, Ranked

With the release of yet another time travel movie this week (<i>Terminator Genisys</i>), it’s time for us to look back at the great time travel movies of …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Mac Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think.<p><b>1) Have Your Computer Read to You</b><p>Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself? One of the accessibility features in OS X is its ability to read text aloud. Highlight the section …

Google Tricks That Will Change the Way You Search

Google Search's learning curve is an odd one. You use it every day, but still all you know is how to search. But the search engine has plenty of …

10 Tricks to Make Yourself an Apple Maps Master

After a less-than-stellar start, Apple Maps is starting to establish itself on the desktop and on iOS as well. Despite its sleek and minimal …

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

Apple gives us a new version of OS X every year nowadays, but a lot of the great stuff you can do with the Mac operating system lies in existing tips …

Operating Systems

20 more technical terms every Mac user should know

Last week I introduced you to 20 computer terms you should know. In addition to a few “thanks for that” responses, I also received a few “Yeah, but …

How to rip a DVD with HandBrake

[<i>Editor’s note: The MPAA and most media companies argue that you can’t legally copy or convert commercial DVDs for any reason. We (and others) think</i> …

What every Safari user should know

In the previous two lessons, I took you through Safari’s interface and offered a glimpse of the browser’s most important preferences. This week we …

Turn your Kindle Fire into an Android 4.2 tablet

For a long time I've been a fan of N2A Cards, which sells a simple plug-and-play way to turn Barnes & Noble's Nook tablets into full-blown Android tablets. After all, if you've got good hardware, why not unlock its maximum potential?<p>Now Kindle owners can get in on the action. N2A's new N2Aos …

Five Dictionary tricks I can't live without

You’ve probably ditched your paper dictionary, but do you know how to use OS X’s built-in one? This week’s video shows you how.<p>Transcript<p>Whether you …

Quickly add items to the OS X Finder sidebar and Dock

The OS X Finder sidebar and Dock are convenient locations for favorite folders, documents, applications, and locations, and in addition the Dock offers a convenient place for minimized windows, as well as the Trash. For new user accounts Apple puts a default set of items in the Dock and Finder …

Phishing for Apple

To paraphrase an old expression: Give a man an apple and you feed him for a day; teach a man to phish apple IDs and you feed him for a lifetime -- with stolen data. That's what some bold phishers are hoping for, according to a new report by security intelligence company <b>Trend Micro</b>, which documents …

Mac Startup Keyboard Shortcuts

Starting up your Mac is usually just a matter of pressing the power button and waiting for the login screen or the desktop to appear. But once in a …

Tips for managing windows in OS X

Having multiple windows cluttering your screen can be inconvenient. While the Mission Control feature in OS X can be used to preview windows and switch between them, and isolate windows to specific desktops, even with this you may find your work space a bit cluttered with browser windows, Word and …

Find practically any file in OS X

The Spotlight feature in OS X is a convenient tool for locating your files, contacts, e-mails, and other information by searching through an index of file content and metadata in addition to file names. While this feature's primary use is for locating user data and resources you may use, such as …

How to Transfer Your Time Machine Backup To a New Hard Drive

- Apr 25, 2013<p>As someone who has used Apple’s Time Machine backup feature (along with CarbonCopyCloner) for many years, I’ve grown to trust and rely …

The seven best OS X tricks you're not using

It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to do it: find <i>overlooked</i> OS X tricks. Sometimes I hunt for them; sometimes I just run across them. Here’s a …

GadgetellSolutions Media

26Jul/18<p>There are multiple departments within a retail organization, so which are most important? If we’re equating worth to cost — i.e., the annual …

Customers

How to Use Hashtags With Twitter

You have likely seen #hashtags everywhere these days. Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, and many other social sites use hashtags to create …

Social Media

Five Secret iOS Gestures You Need To Know About [Feature]

The iPhone and iPad are magical devices because of one thing: the well-designed hardware and software works in conjunction to make everything just work. The iOS operating system is a thing of beauty, not least of which because there is so much to explore and learn about.<p>As a touch-based platform, …

Photo Editing

The Beginner’s Guide to Twitter

<b>Set up your account.</b> Go to Twitter to get started. Enter your name, email, and a password. Click <b>Sign up</b>.<p>You will now be taken to a second screen …