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Why You Need an Email Signature & How to Create One in Mac OS X
In today's digital world where documents are online or sent as PDFs it's often great to be able to add your signature to your emails. Here's how to add your signature, digitally, in Mac OS X.
Apr. 23, 2016
Review: OWC Thunderbay 4 + SoftRAID
If you're looking for excellent Thunderbolt 2 performance with estimated performance of over 1.3GB/s, then OWC's Thunderbay 4 (with SoftRAID) is worth checking out. Iain Anderson goes in fast.
Nov. 14, 2015
Apple Fix El Capitan Audio Issues in OS X 10.11.1 (Beta)
If you were waiting to upgrade to OS X El Capitan due to problems with audio unit plugins and music hardware, Apple have an update round the corner that is going to fix it for us. Good news at last!
Oct. 9, 2015
5 Reasons Musicians, Producers and DJs Should Avoid Updating to OS X 10.11 El Capitan Today
Musician? Producer? DJ? Before you update your Mac to OS X 10.11 El Capitan… read this! Here's four compelling reasons to avoid clicking the update button today and waiting for fixes.
Sep. 30, 2015
The Best New features in OS X 10.11 El Capitan Explored
With the latest version of OS X 10.11 El Capitan close(ish) to being released, Iain Anderson gets hands-on and explores both the big and small new features that'll affect us the most.
Jul. 18, 2015
Is a Native Mac Version of FL Studio Coming Soon?
Don't get too excited yet. There's no official "Yes" from the FL Studio team for now. But, they've been working on it and explain the challenges and potential for FL Studio for Mac becoming a reality.
Dec. 2, 2014
3 OS X Yosemite Technologies that Will Drive Future Macs
iOS 8 has been out for a few weeks, and finally its Mac counterpart, OS X 10.10 Yosemite is officially "shipping". Francesco Schiavon highlights the 3 features that will shape Macs in the future.
Oct. 18, 2014
5 Head Scratching features in OS X Yosemite
OS X 10.10 Yosemite is here and if you haven't installed it yet, you may be thinking about it. Here's 5 features Francesco Schiavon feels might have you scratching your head, or not...
Oct. 16, 2014
Understanding QuickTime 7 Export Options
Getting to grips with exporting video and/or audio on a Mac may be easier than you think! Hollin Jones delves into the options available in Quicktime 7 (still available even if you have Quicktime X).
May. 28, 2014
5 Essential Everyday Mac OS X Shortcuts
Mac OS X (now called just OS X) has come a long way since its inception. Many things are easier to achieve and find. But, with these mainly hidden tips, you can do more... more easily!
May. 26, 2014
10 Ways OS X Mavericks will Improve your Life!
Find out how to make the most of OS X Mavericks on your Mac... including how to never get lost, browse like a ninja, remember your passwords, use multiple screens and why never to walk under ladders.
Nov. 15, 2013
Apple's ADE Program: Technology as Tools for Quality Twenty-first Century Learning
Apple's ADE (Apple Distinguished Educator) program can have tangible benefits for your professional life... as well as being an inspirational experience. Adam Goldberg explains more.
Oct. 27, 2013
Review: OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Likelihood is you've heard of the latest new release from Apple of (Mac) OS X: Mavericks. Aside from the naming convention what else has changed? Francesco Schiavon has given it a full test.
Oct. 22, 2013
Reading RSS Feeds in Mountain Lion’s Mail
Wasn't it great when you could easily subscribe to RSS feeds in Apple Mail? The arrival of Mountain Lion removed this ability, but Mike Watkinson discovers all is not lost!
Feb. 27, 2013
Changing your shortname in Mac OS X
While it's possible to easily customise many aspects of OS X, changing your shortname (the name that appears next to your Home Folder icon) is a bit more tricky. Gary Heibner shows us solutions...
Jul. 15, 2011
Optimise Your Mac's Performance: Using Terminal to Run OS X Maintenance Scripts
Optimise Your Mac's Performance: Using Terminal to Run OS X Maintenance Scripts So what we're going to do here is lead you through running those scripts manually through Terminal, OS X' UNIX command l
May. 16, 2011
File Management in Mac OS X and Logic 9
How many times have you wanted to go back and work on a project that you did a while ago, only to realize that once you open up the folder, you have no idea what the last Logic file you worked on was?
Mar. 9, 2011
9 Mac Troubleshooting Tips: What to try before you call your Mac guy
After working with Macs for a couple of years and troubleshooting them on a daily basis, I have found that there are a couple of steps you can try to resolve any issues before picking up the phone and
Feb. 14, 2011
Mac OS X Tutorial: Preview your files with Quick Look
Finding the file you're looking for can often be a drag. (Pun intended). Have you ever had a bunch of picture/audio/video/Word/Pages/etc files and you're not sure which is the one you're looking for?
Jan. 25, 2011
Mac OS X tutorial: The Day Will Come - Steps to Ease Re-installations
If you have read my tutorial on Backing up your Logic System, you should have an idea how important securely storing your data is. A complete backup of all your work data, and possibly also administra
Jan. 23, 2011
Beyond OS X: Running Ubuntu via a LiveCD
Mac users buy Macs for many reasons but one of the biggest is OS X, so why would anyone want to run anything else on their Mac? Whether it's to run a program that's unavailable for OS X or just to pro
Nov. 8, 2010
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