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The Secret Keyboard Shortcut for Comparing Before/After Edits in Photos on the Mac

Published Friday, August 10, 2018
Photos on the Mac provides so many editing tools that it’s easy to lose track of how an edited image compares to the original. You can always use the Revert to Original command and then undo it, but that’s fussy. more»

A Simple Technique for Decluttering Your Reminders List

Published Friday, August 3, 2018
Productivity experts recommend offloading things you have to remember to a task-management app like Apple’s Reminders, which syncs your to-dos among your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. more»

Tired of “Sent from my iPhone” as Your Email Signature?

Published Friday, July 27, 2018


When you use Apple’s Mail app on your iPhone to send email, the default signature is “Sent from my iPhone.” If you’d rather not advertise that fact with every email, or would prefer to change it to something more personal, don’t bother poking around in the Mail app itself. more»

Tired of Skewed Lines in Your Photos? Use the Camera App’s Hidden Level.

Published Friday, July 20, 2018

If you’ve ever photographed a sheet of paper or some other rectangular object, the image may have come out skewed because you inadvertently tilted the camera. more»

Tired of Skewed Lines in Your Photos? Use the Camera App’s Hidden Level.

Published Friday, July 13, 2018

If you’ve ever photographed a sheet of paper or some other rectangular object, the image may have come out skewed because you inadvertently tilted the camera. The iOS 11 Camera app has a level feature to help you avoid this problem, but it’s so subtle that you may not have noticed it. more»

Look Up All Sorts of Information with a Quick Click or Tap on the Mac

Published Friday, June 29, 2018

Apple makes it easy to look up information about any word you can see on your Mac, in nearly any app. more»

How to Recover Space by Offloading Unused Apps in iOS 11

Published Friday, June 22, 2018

Running low on space on your iPhone or iPad in iOS 11? This problem may be easier to deal with than you expect because Apple has added a quick way to free up storage space by removing unneeded apps. more»

Did You Know Your EarPods Work as a Remote Shutter Button for Photos?

Published Friday, June 15, 2018
Have you ever composed the perfect photo in the iPhone’s Camera app and then been unable to tap the shutter button without jiggling the iPhone and blurring the image? more»