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How to Use a Windows PC Keyboard on Mac by Remapping Command & Option Keys

Macs can use nearly all keyboards built for Windows PC, whether they are USB or Bluetooth, but you may notice that the layout of some of the modifier keys are different on a Mac keyboard from the layout of a Windows keyboard. Specifically, the WINDOWS and ALT key of a Windows keyboard are switched compared … Read More

Where is the Option Key on Mac Keyboards?

Using the Option key is an essential part of the Apple keyboard experience for issuing many keystrokes, accessing various hidden features, and a myriad of other functions on both Mac OS X and iOS. All Mac and Apple keyboards have the Option key, it’s just not always labeled as such, which is what offers confusion … Read More

If it’s gold you want, 6s is your only option

Apple announced that it’s dropping the price on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s this morning, but what it didn’t tell fans is that if you want a gold iPhone, the only way to get one is to upgrade to the newest model. Apple removed the option to purchase the gold finish on the iPhone […]

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Amazon’s new ‘Make an Offer’ option lets you negotiate prices with sellers

Seen a better deal elsewhere but want free Prime shipping? Amazon’s new “Make an Offer” option allows you to negotiate prices with sellers to bag a better deal. Just like eBay’s “Best Offer” function, it allows buyers to submit their…Read more ›

Netflix adds option to recommend shows to your Facebook friends

Trying to figure out what to watch on Netflix can take nearly as long as actually watching the show you finally pick, but a new update to Netflix could make your selection process a little quicker with recommendations from your…Read more ›

Leaked schematics show the iPhone 6 could come with a 128GB option, but not 32GB

In the latest of a seemingly endless number of schematic leaks, a pair of documents obtained by GeekBar indicate that the next iPhone 6 might not come in the usual 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB varieties. Rather, it’ll come in three…Read more ›

Boxcar Update Adds User Accounts, Sound Option Twitter And Mail Options

Boxcar 2 has just been updated to add back a bunch of the features that went missing when the notifications app upgraded from v1.x. Now you can create an account to let you share notifications between devices, configure alerts sounds…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Mad Catz’s New Bluetooth Controller Could Be Best Option For iOS Gamers

The iOS game controller market is growing at a pretty healthy pace, but there has yet to be a controller that really steals the limelight. We’ve gone hands on with several options, and they all seem to fall into the…Read more ›    [Read More…]

iOS 7.0.3′s “Reduce Motion” Option Is For All You Pukers Out There

“The zoom animations everywhere on the new iOS 7 are literally making me nauseous and giving me a headache.” That first post from an Apple support forum member on September 18th has since snowballed into a massive thread with over…Read more ›

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Change Your iPhone’s Default Browser Option In Mailbox App 1.5.0 [iOS Tips]

Mailbox BrowserOne of the biggest complaints about Apple’s iOS is the inability to decide which apps will open when you click links like website URLs and email addresses. Being able to change the default web browser, or the default mail application, would be a fantastic addition to an already great operating system, iOS 7. Until then, […]

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