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6 tips to maximize battery life on your iOS 8 iPhone

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So the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus has been here for a while and lots of rapacious people have already scooped up the phone. One of the main selling points for the iPhone 6 was better battery life. For

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Did you know Mac OS X Yosemite is secretly stealing your keystrokes?

You might think I’m aggrandizing a trivial issue or creating a sensational headline so I can drive traffic to my blog.  But to be honest with you – this isn’t about me or my blog.  It’s about you.  It’s about

Posted in Apple, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Safari, Web Browsers Tagged with: , ,

5 kick ass tips for the Mail app in iOS 8.1

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The other day I was rushing to catch a train on the Long Island Railroad. While standing on the platform, getting soaked in the rain, my train eventually arrived and the huge amorphous mass of people began to shuffle themselves

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Can I install apps on my Mac without admin rights?

Whether your IT department locked down your Mac or you grabbed one from eBay that the seller forgot to “clean up”, you may encounter a big problem when trying to install software as a non-admin. Here’s a possible workaround.

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How to take a screenshot of the login screen of your Mac

How would you take a high-quality screenshot of the login screen on your Mac?  Is there a way to do this without downloading any special software or using an expensive camera rig? Yup!  Check it out.

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