Using the mouse to click save or select text fields or choose options isn’t a very efficient use of your time, even worse, if you are performing repetitive tasks it can be really frustrating. Well you will be glad to hear that you can navigate all dialog boxes without your fingers ever leaving the keyboard. […]
I have a drawer full of old iPhones in various states of disrepair. In the past I have given a couple away to members of my family and often considered selling the rest. But I would rather keep them, I can still vividly remember unpacking each one, even the smell of the expertly crafted packaging. […]
Ever wondered how to add your most frequently used Tags to the right click Finder Menu? Well its pretty simple, see video and instructions below. You may also be interested in: How to Use Tags in OS X Mavericks Creating a new Tag 1. In a Finder window click the Edit Tags button 2. Enter […]
The 20th FIFA World Cup has finally kicked off in Brazil. If you are constantly on the move or just don’t want to be couch bound for the next month, why not try these great free iPhone apps to keep you in touch with all the action.
Hard disks inevitably fill up over time, and a higher capacity drive just means that you’ll find more ways to fill it. These days it’s possible to buy a MacBook Pro with a 750 GB hard disk, but even that can fill quickly if you have lots of media such as movies, music and photos. As […]
Day by day, bit by bit your Mac has got slower and slower. You don’t really notice because it has happened so gradually.
Until one day you have a chance to use another machine, that’s when you realize what your beloved Mac has become, as slow as an asthmatic ant carrying some heavy shopping.
Well all is not lost, while this list is unlikely to make you mac into a speed demon overnight, one of the following suggestions may just help.
Most of the time Apple’s Safari browser is a reliable, versatile and speedy portal to the web. Just occasionally, however, the entire application can be brought to a standstill seemingly by nothing. If this becomes a regular problem, the list below should help you find a cause. These aren’t just limited to Safari either; many […]
Have you tried opening a PDF file in Safari only to encounter a blank page like this: Well here is a simple fix to get PDFs showing again.
Ever since Apple famously dropped Google Maps and instead used their own Maps app, they’ve come under a lot of fire for discrepancies in the data – such as incorrect landmarks (street names, places, etc) and missing or incorrectly rendered data – for example famous buildings and bridges that look completely mangled up in 3D […]
Ever since iBooks became a hit on the iPhone and iPad, it’s no surprise that Apple has brought the popular book reading app to the Mac. Mavericks includes iBooks as a standard application, allowing you to read and browse books in a dedicated program rather than using iTunes – where your e-books previously sat rather […]