Tutorials

How To Create Symlinks On Your Mac

by File in: OS X

A symbolic link, often shortened to symlink, is a type of link that is stored at one location on your machine and it points to another location on the same machine. You can think of it as a shortcut of an app. Even though the actual app file is located deep inside your folders, you […]

20 Tips To Get The Most Out Of The Finder On Mac

by File in: OS X

Mac has a wonderful file explorer called Finder that provides you with a lot of options to manage and organize your files. Most of the features in the app are enabled by default. However, there are a few that aren’t and you can enable them to use them in Finder. Learning to use these new […]

4 Best Free Calendar Apps For iOS

by File in: iOS

For many people, their phone is their main way of staying connected and on top of day-to-day tasks. A great calendar can mean the difference between remembering that client meeting and becoming the hero of your firm – or forgetting and missing out on a major opportunity. That said, not all calendar apps are created […]

How To Transfer Files From Android To Mac

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While the Mac definitely has some of the top-notch apps that Windows counterparts will never be able to compete with, there are a few areas where a Mac doesn’t offer the convenience that a Windows PC does. One of these is attaching storage devices to your computer. If you ever need to transfer files from […]

5 Ways To Force Quit Apps On Your Mac

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While most apps on your Mac will never cause any issues as they are known for their stability, things could go wrong at any time and the apps may start misbehaving on your machine. In such cases, even the default options to close an app will stop functioning. Some of the common symptoms of an […]

The Best MacOS Automator Scripts You Should Have Installed

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Automation tools like IFTTT and Siri Shortcuts are popular options to streamline day-to-day tasks, but MacOS has long had a tool for this. Automator is not well known to anyone except power users, but when implemented correctly it can take care of minutia and help remove tedium from everyday tasks.   Automator doesn’t require programming […]

How To Securely Delete Files On Your Mac

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If you don’t already know how the file deletion process works on your Mac, you may want to learn about it so you can ensure that when you delete your files, they’re gone for good. Most of the time when you delete a file on your Mac, your Mac only removes the reference to your […]

Take Screenshots Like A Pro With These Tips & Tricks On Mac

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Taking screenshots on a Mac is extremely easy thanks to the amazing screen capture utility it comes preloaded with. The utility comes with even more features than what you find or see at first glance. Unleashing these extra options will allow you to take your screenshots in a more customized way. These are pretty simple […]

How To Turn iOS Live Photos Into GIF Images

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The iOS Live Photo feature is great for two reasons. The first is that you can often catch hilarious moments in the seconds surrounding a photo that would normally be lost in the snapshot. The second is because those same moments can be turned into GIFs, a feature that the vast majority of users don’t […]

How To Set Up Your Health Profile On Your iPhone

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Gone are the days when you had to walk around with a bulky wallet packed with banknotes, social security card, driver’s license, credit cards, membership cards and other important pieces of personal identification. With your iPhone, you can pay for your shopping, parking, utility bills, buy airtime, browse the internet and much more, using mobile […]