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How To Take Screenshots Using the Mac Keyboard

• Home<br>• How To<br>• Mac<br>• How To Take Screenshots Using the Mac Keyboard<p>Chris Hauk - Mar 10, 2017<p>While there are a number of great screenshot apps available for …

Apps

20 secret OS X keyboard shortcuts to turn you into a power user

While there are plenty of great tips out there detailing how to get the most out of your iPhone, there aren’t many primers on how to make the OS X …

Metal Gear Solid 5 The Phantom Pain Walkthrough Part 1 - First 3.5 hours! (MGS5 Let's Play Gameplay)

How to manage multiple iOS devices within a single household

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Recent research shows us that as high as 40 percent of iPhone owners keep their older phones around as a spare and an …

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes

Did your PC or laptop run faster when you bought it? An often over-looked fact is that by simply re-installing Microsoft Windows, your system run just like new again – snappy and responsive.<p>If your system has been on the go for a year or more, it’s almost certainly running slower than those first …

Everything you need to know about iCloud Keychain

iCloud Keychain is Apple's attempt to bring password management to the mainstream. With it, your account names, passwords, and even credit cards …

How To Compare Headphones

Comparing headphones, what could be easier, right? Well… sort of.<p>There’s actually a lot to consider. It’s one thing to compare online, and a whole other challenge if you want to compare then back-to-back in a store.<p>This guide will help you compare headphones in the virtual world, and the real one, …

Find Forgotten Passwords With Keychain Access [OS X Tips]

If you store your user name and password details via the Keychain in OS X, you know that Keychain makes it a lot easier to do so. You can store login details for all those websites you visit, including banking info, social network details, and the like, right in the Keychain.<p>At some point, though, …

OS X

How to turn an old iPod classic into a new emergency boot drive for Mac

Again, it's not for the faint-of-nerd, and you will also have to wrestle an OS X installer out of Mountain Lion to complete the job, but when you're …

What Would Happen If the Whole World Peed in the Ocean at Once?

I don’t really remember the first time I peed in the ocean.<p>But it must’ve been when I was a girl, during one of my family’s numerous summer vacations …

SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked, And The Flaw Could Affect Millions Of Phones

Smartphones are susceptible to malware and carriers have enabled NSA snooping, but the prevailing wisdom has it there’s still one part of your mobile phone that remains safe and un-hackable: your SIM card.<p>Yet after three years of research, German cryptographer Karsten Nohl claims to have finally …

An Open Letter to Handset Makers: Why Your Phone Is a Loser

Dear Handset Maker:<p>Your company and hundreds of others are engaged in an epic battle for the smartphone handset market, which within a year or two will exceed a billion customers and $150 billion a year in revenue.<p>Don’t you want a big piece of that? Because if you do, you’re not acting like …

Mobile

‘There’s something wrong with those colors’

We’ve heard some stories in the past of Steve Jobs’ involvement in the construction of the Pixar campus in Emeryville, California and the main building, now named “The Steve Jobs Building” in honor of its co-founder and former CEO. In it’s recent tour of the building, senior design project manager …

In His Own Words: Why Steve Jobs Decided to Create the iPad

Despite initial criticism (albeit brief) when the iPad was first released, there can be no doubt that the device has been insanely successful – it …

Get A Clean iOS Install Without Losing Your Jailbreak With Semi-Restore [Jailbreak]

If you jailbreak your iOS devices, there usually comes a point where you get stuck on an older firmware because the latest one hasn’t yet been hacked by the jailbreak community. When this time comes, it’s almost impossible to restore your device and start with a clean OS <i>without</i> losing your …

iPhone 5

How to AirPlay to Apple TV on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

AirPlay lets you stream video and mirror your display from iPhone, iPad, or Mac to Apple TV. It also lets you stream audio to Apple TV and any …

Save space on your hard drive: Delete unwanted speech voices from your Mac [OS X Tips]

Hard drive space is at a premium these days, with files getting larger and solid state drives (SSD) becoming more affordable and ubiquitous. I’m typing on a MacBook Air right now, and making sure I don’t clutter up the drive with unnecessary files is important to me.<p>One way to do this is to get rid …

Operating Systems

How to Optimize Video Streams to Be Worthy of Your HDTV

Nothing ruins a dramatic scene like buffering, so do yourself a favor and optimize your rig for streaming video.<p>Absolutely everything you own …

Final Cut: Words to Strike from Your Resume

If you’ve applied for a job recently, you’ve probably looked over that 8½ x 11” summary of your career more times than you can count—and tweaked it just as often—in pursuit of the perfect resume.<p>But before you add another bullet point, consider this: It’s not always about what you add in—the best …

How To Write A Cover Letter

When a friend of mine – I’ll call her Carol – asked me to help with a job cover letter last weekend, I said sure, piece of cake. I write and edit for a living. How difficult could it be to fix a page of my friend’s prose?<p>Painfully difficult, it turns out. I spent hours sweating over Carol’s letter, …

Five Sweet Tips To Help You Master iTunes On Mac OS X [Feature]

iTunes has gone from a basic mp3 player based on SoundJam in 2000 to a full-fledged movie and music media player, digital media distribution center, and repository of all your iOS apps. That’s quite a lot of functionality for a music player.<p>iTunes is still a pretty decent media player, even if it …

Li Ka-shing's Midas Touch

Even at 83, Asia’s richest man, Li Ka-shing, gets more done by lunch than people half his age pull off in a full day. By the time I meet him he’s already mowed through his daily breakfast of congee and vegetables, a thorough read of the international news and a round of golf near the home he has …

Five Awesome Ways To Master Mailbox For iPhone [Feature]

If you’re one of the lucky ones to have signed up for Mailbox, Orchestra’s amazing new email client for the iPhone, you know how great it is. It allows you to re-think how you deal with email on a daily basis. Mail messages can be archived, set to remind you at a later time or day, or placed in …

Apps

Will You Use Google's Death Manager To Let Loved Ones Read Your Email When You Die?

Google announced a new feature today: the innocuously named “Inactive Account Manager.” “Not a great name, we know,” writes product manager Andreas Tuerk in a public policy blog post that explains that the feature is a way for Google users to tell Google what to do with their digital assets when …

NASA | Earth from Orbit 2012

Why Apple’s China Disaster Is Worse Than You Think

The worst thing that could possibly happen to Apple has now happened: The company has run afoul of the authoritarian government of China.<p>Gatekeepers of the world’s largest and one of the fastest growing markets for every product Apple makes, the Chinese Communist Party-controlled government has …