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Tips and Tricks: Ten Safari long-press shortcuts for iPhone and iPad

Safari for iPhone and iPad is an incredibly capable mobile web browser despite its simple, straightforward user interface. It is the browser of choice on iOS — in large part because it is the one pre-installed — but very few people know everything you can do with Safari.<p>Much of Safari’s advanced …

Safari

Want to get more people to eat their veggies? Make them sound like they’re bad for you.

By Maura Judkis<p>Maura Judkis<p>Reporter covering culture, food and the arts<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Are we all petulant toddlers who need to be tricked into eating our vegetables? One recent Stanford study says: Yes, yes we are. Stanford psychology researchers found that people were more likely to eat …

Potatoes

The 1-Pan, 3-Ingredient, High-Protein Recipe You Can Eat Any Meal of the Day

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Tofu<p>Roasted Tofu, Sweet Potato, Pepper 1-Pan Meal<p>The 1-Pan, 3-Ingredient, High-Protein Recipe You Can Eat Any Meal of the …

Tips and Tricks: Using Split-View in Safari on the iPad

After the introduction of true iPad multi-tasking in iOS 9, one of the biggest missing features was the ability to use this split view in Safari. Other browsers and apps rushed in to fill the void, but they often had their limitations. Thankfully, Apple remedied this omission in iOS 10, adding …

iOS

100 Super Healthy and Filling Foods

You know the basics of a healthy diet: lots of fruit and vegetables, some nuts and seeds, full-fat dairy, and a few servings of fish and lean meat. …

13 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

Thankfully, though, the App Store is overflowing with alternative apps, many of which are better than Apple's.<p>Whether you're looking to organize your photos, get work done, or get around town, we've scoured the App Store for the best apps that are better than the default ones on your iPhone.

Apps

19 tips to make space on iPhone | How to clear space on iPhone

<b>1. How to clear space on your iPhone</b><p>We love our iPhone, but one of the challenges we encounter every day is making the most of its meagre 16GB of …

Want to erase everything on your Mac? Here’s how to nuke it

how to restore a mac factory settings macbook pro<p>Feel like you need a clean slate? Whenever you want to, you can restore the factory settings on your …

Operating Systems

Mac tips, tricks and shortcuts: Here's your master list

Whether you have just purchased your first Mac or are a seasoned Mac user, this collection of shortcuts is sure to make your life easier -- or at least more efficient when seated in front of your Mac.<p>We have rounded up all of our recent Mac tips and tricks, from using Finder and Spotlight to …

How to maintain your Mac's storage

Storage just stores, but to keep retrieval reliable it needs to be cared for. Over the long term, files progressively get messier and require …

Apple

10 tips to make your Mac feel like new

How-To: Find your MacBook’s battery cycle count and learn what it means about its battery life

Recently I noticed that my Late 2013 MacBook Pro with Retina Display seemed to be dying at a faster clip. Naturally, I assumed that the battery might be going bad.<p>After checking the battery cycle count, I learned that I was probably wrong about the battery being bad, as the cycle count was still …

Batteries

Mac owners unable to log in to Messages, FaceTime after OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan update

By<p>A number of Mac owners are experiencing issues with iMessage and FaceTime logins after upgrading to the latest version of OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan …

OS X

Organize your images with Apple Photos

Taking photos with your iPhone is a snap. Finding the photos later on your Mac can be more work. But Apple's Photos for OS X offers a variety of ways to quickly hunt down and manage your photos.<p>Automatically organized<p>Photos for OS X automatically sorts your photographs by date and location. The …

Top Secret Features in OS X El Capitan

OS X El Capitan doesn’t have a ton of landmark features, which means most of the cool stuff is under the hood. Let’s take a look at some of the …

Innovative sleeve will protect (and prop up) your iPad or MacBook

Just in time for the holidays is an impressive sleeve cover from Inateck that fits both the 12.9-inch iPad Pro and all 13.3-inch models of the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro with Retina Display. It’s up to you which one you pick to keep close when you’re moseying around.<p>If you were quick to get on …

How-To: Setup Photos and iCloud Photo Library with external storage + Time Machine backups

Over the weekend a good friend of mine shared a screenshot of a really scary error message from Photos for Mac. Every photo and video taken over the last two weeks failed to open, saying instead that ‘An error occurred while downloading a larger version of this video for editing.’ The solution? …

iCloud

CleanMyDrive 2 offers new tools to keep your external drives in top shape

Ever noticed how filled with digital flotsam and jetsam your Mac gets? It’s even worse with external hard drives, which tend to fill up with OS X service files (with glorious names like .DS_Store or .TemporaryItems), Windows service files from when you connect to other PCs, resource forks and …

In-App Purchases

Windows 10 on Mac: Boot Camp vs Parallels

If you want to run Windows 10 on a Mac there are really only two options worth considering: a native install using Boot Camp or virtualization …

Windows 10

The 11 most important differences between Macs and PCs

And because of the newly released Windows 10, Apple and Microsoft's rivalry has kicked into high gear — it's even spilled over into the tablet market.<p>We put together some of the key differences between Macs and PCs to help you out.

Windows 10

20 free OS X apps every Mac user should have

Powerful Mac apps that won't break the bankThere’s something of a misconception when it comes to the Mac. While it's true that most Mac developers …

Inside the creation of the Microsoft Surface Book

No one saw it coming: The Surface Book, history’s first Microsoft laptop (or notebook, if you prefer). And has there ever been a more apt setting for …

MacBook Pro

How to Clean Install OS X El Capitan on a Mac

Some Mac users may like to perform what is known as a clean install with OS X El Capitan. Basically, a clean install involves erasing the Mac drive …

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Upgrading to OS X El Capitan could break your music software

<b>Don’t upgrade now if you need to make music anytime soon.</b><p>The latest OS X update for Mac, El Capitan, is released today (September 30), but Native …

Operating Systems

62 OS X El Capitan tips and tricks

Master OS X El Capitan<p>OS X El Capitan is the latest release of OS X and betters OS X Yosemite by introducing additional features and cleaning up some …

When 'Save As' says you don't have permission

Jim Elkins is in a pickle. Since updating to Yosemite 10.10.3, he can’t save files via Save As.I get the message: “The document could not be exported …

How to set new Finder windows on Mac OS X to open in the size you want

Perhaps more than any other macOS feature, the Finder is universally hated by Mac owners for its inconsistencies, bugs, missing features and overly …

Dropzone’s latest upgrade breathes new life into drag-and-drop

<i>This post is brought to you by Aptonic Limited, maker of Dropzone.</i><p>Drag-and-drop functionality — which lets us quickly and easily move files from place to place, into apps, onto websites — might be the most fundamental way we interact with our computers. That’s why we’re impressed by Dropzone: It’s …