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What Mac OS X and sex have in common

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Both Mac OS X and sex are pleasurable when done right but can give you diseases when enjoyed for illicit purposes. Blunt but true. Once upon a time, dogmatic Mac gurus would gush and gloat over how the Mac was impervious to malware.  Apple aficionados

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3 methods to force quit an application in Mac OS X

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Help my Mac is frozen! Contrary to popular belief, PCs aren’t the only machines beleagured by hanging apps and vulnerable applications. In fact, according to 2014 data from the National Vulnerabilities Database compiled by Christian Florian at GFI, the most vulnerable operating

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Why can’t I delete emails from my iOS 8 iPhone?

Do you know what’s worse than getting spam about enlarging your penis, using Viagra and losing weight? Not being able to delete them!

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3 tips for taking better iPhone photos

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I’m a fastidious photographer. My personality isn’t so exacting in every other sphere of my life, but when it comes to taking pictures the lighting, composition and focus are imperative.  It doesn’t matter if I’m taking pictures with my Nikon D7000

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4 tips to make you a Safari Savant in iOS 8

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I’ve never been on a Safari but every time I see Lions, Elephants and Giraffe’s I wonder what it would be like to see them freely roaming the Serengeti outside the confines of a zoo. I may never make it to the

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