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How to Create Mail Merge with Gmail and Google Sheets

Mail Merge for Gmail lets you send personalized email messages to multiple contacts in one go. The individual messages have almost the same content …

How to use Notes in iOS 9 like a boss

The busier my life gets, the more disorganized I become. I fumble for a notepad when I’m out and want to get someone’s phone number. I think of get short story ideas when I’m in the shower, and I have tons of books and movies I want to get (usually when I’m broke). Don’t get me started on shopping …

6 tips to improve your mobile photography

Photography’s evolution has dramatically sped up since the inception of quality smartphone cameras. Handsets have effectively replaced point-and-shoot cameras, something we never expected to happen only a generation ago. This opens plenty of new doors for creating memories, but it also means there …

Mobile Photography

One simple trick to speed up your old iPhone or iPad

Have you owned your iPhone or iPad for a couple of years? Is it starting to feel a little sluggish? Here's a tried and tested way to speed up an …

Apps

How to AirDrop photos and videos between Macs and iOS devices

Nothing feels more futuristic and <i>Star Trek</i> than using AirDrop to instantly beam pictures and videos to others while you’re out and about. There’s no …

Star Trek

The best file managers for iPhone and iPad

iDevices are perfect tools for organizing our lives. From photos and videos to legal documents and sales receipts, file management apps are suitable …

Apps

Google came up with the best way to back up your photos

What if something happens to my camera, or, nowadays, my phone? If I drop it, lose it, or it gets stolen, photos from the entire vacation will be gone forever.<p>Thanks to Google Photos, a new app that the search giant announced in May, that's no longer an issue.<p>Google Photos, which is free, not only …

Google Photos

The 15 best apps for keeping your life in order

These apps aren't like that. They will help you remember everything from your keys, to your bills, to where you first met someone. They can even improve your memory.<p>Taken together, these 15 apps tackle forgetfulness through all different parts of your life.

Apps

Telcos initiate steps to curb the menace of call drops; submit report to DoT- Technology News, Firstpost

To curb the menace of call drops, telecom operators have started taking steps such as adopting in-building solutions, installation of more sites as …

India

How to Keep Siri from Mixing up Events and Reminders

It can be really handy to use Siri to create events and reminders — so much faster than opening the app and doing it manually. However, you need to be careful how you word your request, because Siri will sometimes mix things up: creating an event when you wanted a reminder, and vice versa.<p>To ensure …

How to Troubleshoot Apps Overusing Energy in OS X

Even though most developers work their hardest to ensure that the programs you download onto your Mac run smoothly, sometimes, things go wrong. One issue that may arise is an app using an exorbitant amount of energy or memory, causing your Mac to overheat or suffer severe battery drain.<p>Sometimes, …

Apps

5 Tips to Cultivate Your Intuition

<b>In the quiet moments and when everything is well I hear you loud and clear... sometimes though in the busy moments, when everything is loud and I need you, you're gone....</b><p>Intuition, a phenomenon of the mind, describes the ability to acquire knowledge without inference or the use of reason. The word …

Take photos like a pro: Everything to know about your iPhone camera

Lights, camera, action<p>As the old dictum goes, “The best camera is the one you have with you.” In all likelihood, the camera that you <i>always</i> have with …

Capture blur-free iPhone vids with this tip

Your iPhone is set up as a still camera first and foremost, so it tends to automatically focus and expose your images. This is fantastic when you need a quick snapshot, but when you’re taking video, the constant re-focusing and exposure adjustment just makes everything look blurry and amateur.<p>You …

How to free up space on your iPhone handset

There’s a reason Apple is continuing to sell 16GB iPhones and iPads. The prevalence of its cloud-based offerings, culminating most recently with the …

The first 10 apps to install on your brand-new Mac

It used to be all the rage to photograph in excruciating detail the “unboxing” of a new piece of gear, especially hardware that few people (or no one …

How to Use Siri on iPhone and iPad

Siri is a workhorse of a virtual assistant for iOS, but I rarely see anyone actually using the feature on the iPhone. Maybe it is because most people don't know all of the amazing things she (or he) can do. Siri's improved a lot over the past several years and there's now a long list of tasks she …

Siri

Living the Good Life: Why Gratitude Is Golden

I'm so grateful, excited and humbled to have experienced the power of gratitude that I might as well name my kid Gratitude. Gratitude is part of this beautiful family of states that blow open your chakras to how fun and exhilarating life can be. Just like love, kindness, joy, peace, abundance and …

Positive Thinking

Your iPhone is a lot more useful with these 5 tools

There are things your iPhone can do that you probably didn’t know. We’ve uncovered five of these.<p>Let Siri read to you<p>Apple’s digital voice assistant …

iCloud: The ultimate guide

Apple has a cloud-based storage services, called iCloud, that you can use to store and sync photos, documents, movies, music, and a whole lot more. …

12 ways to make your iPhone's battery last longer

We use our phones for everything these days, from snapping photos to browsing the web, watching videos, and even making the occasional phone call.<p>All that activity can definitely drain your battery quickly, but luckily there are a few practices that can at the very least help you get the most out …

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How to update Flash on your Mac (if it's already installed)

We all love to hate Flash — it sucks down battery life on Mac laptops like nothing else, and is used by annoying ads and seems increasingly …

How to keep iOS gaming sessions from being interrupted

I’ve been playing <i>Vainglory</i> quite a bit lately, and the one thing that really distracts me and actually impacts my gameplay (when on my iPad 3) is notifications. They can make the game stutter, which wreaks havok on my ability to gank an enemy Joule from the bushes with my Krul.<p>Seriously, it’s …

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5 Ways to Use Milk for Silky Smooth Skin

An amazing skin-care product could be sitting in your fridge right now.<p>Sure, you could load up on pricey cleansers and moisturizers—or you could use a product that's practically free and probably already in your kitchen: milk. Natural-beauty expert Paige Padgett says the ingredient can help soften, …

How to edit pictures and videos in Photos for Mac

How to adjust brightness with Photos for Mac<p>Launch the <b>Photos app</b> on your Mac.<p>Find the <b>photo</b> in your photo library that you'd like to edit and</b> …

Apple Launches Comprehensive New Siri Website With Categories, Example Requests

Apple today launched a newly updated Siri website, which gives a comprehensive look at the voice assistant built into the company's iOS devices. The site opens with a quick overview of what Siri can do, and then provides users with a list of categories featuring Siri's different abilities: At a …

Online Life

1. Getting Started

Do you have an iPhone, but for some reason you’re not using its camera to its full potential? Maybe you’re already taking snapshots with your iPhone …

Mobile Photography

9 Google Drive Tips You'll Wish You Knew All Along

Google Drive

4 Google Slides Tips to Help Kick Your PowerPoint Addiction

While I am a self-proclaimed Google Slides fanatic, I’ve had my fair share of experience with PowerPoint (I even had to read a book on the subject in …

33 Evernote Tips, in 140 characters or less | Ethos3 - A Presentation Design Agency

Evernote is on a mission to help you work smarter and discover organizational zen. <i>From inspiration to achievement, Evernote is where your work takes</i> …