Tag Archive: Sorting


How to Keep Folders on Top When Sorting by Name in Mac OS Finder

By default, if you sort a directory by name in the Mac OS Finder, you will find that both files and folders are arranged alongside one another based upon an alphabetical sorting of their names. This is great for many users, but if you have a large folder with many subfolders and files, it can … Read More

iMovie For Mac Gains New Sorting Options, Font Adjustments And Minor Fixes

Apple released a new update for its iMovie for Mac video editing software today that adds a number of tweaks, bug fixes, and a small sampling of new features. iMovie version 10.0.3 is the third small update since the app…Read more ›

Find Kids Apps in the iOS App Store the Easy Way with Age Sorting

Access the Kids App Store in iOS

Apple has created individual sections of the App Store for kids, which makes finding age appropriate apps for children much easier than it was before. With a few adjustments, you can basically create a kids-only App Store, perfectly suited for children aged 11 and under, but also conveniently broken into different age groups if you’re looking to narrow down to more age appropriate choices. This  [Read More…]

Find Kids Apps in the iOS App Store the Easy Way with Age Sorting

Access the Kids App Store in iOS

Apple has created individual sections of the App Store for kids, which makes finding age appropriate apps for children much easier than it was before. With a few adjustments, you can basically create a kids-only App Store, perfectly suited for children aged 11 and under, but also conveniently broken into different age groups if you’re looking to narrow down to more age appropriate choices. This  [Read More…]

Find Kids Apps in the iOS App Store the Easy Way with Age Sorting

Access the Kids App Store in iOS

Apple has created individual sections of the App Store for kids, which makes finding age appropriate apps for children much easier than it was before. With a few adjustments, you can basically create a kids-only App Store, perfectly suited for children aged 11 and under, but also conveniently broken into different age groups if you’re looking to narrow down to more age appropriate choices. This  [Read More…]

Instapaper Goes Flat For iOS 7, Adds Smart Filters For Sorting Articles

IMG_3647The new Instapaper is here for iOS 7, and it’s flatter. Betaworks has simplified the app’s layout to fit the design aesthetic of iOS 7, and it looks great. The biggest addition to Instapaper 5.0 is article filtering by date, length, read time, and popularity. Videos have finally been sorted into their own folder with […]

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How to Disable Gmail Inbox Sorting and Return to the Old Inbox Style

Gmail Gmail recently revised the default inbox to automatically sort inbound emails into several categories that are represented by tabs across the top of the inbox: Primary, Social, Promotions, and Updates. Though this may help to manage some inboxes, it can also be frustrating as some emails are improperly sorted. Additionally, many users prefer to have all new messages in a single inbox without having to click on additional tabs just  [Read More…]

Expedia Updates Mobile App To Include Flight Sorting, New Interface, And More

Expedia launched an all new updated mobile app today for both Android and iOS. Bringing new flight info, an updated interface to browse and search across hundreds of hotel properties and airline flights, and special mobile-only deals. The updated app is only available in the US at this time, and brings functionality closer in line with Expedia’s web-based features.

Expedia promises instant flight sorting across over 200 airlines and hotel  [Read More…]

Change All My Files Grouping & Sorting Behavior in OS X Lion

Sort All My Files in OS X Lion ďAll My FilesĒ is the all-inclusive folder in Mac OS X 10.7 Lion that includes, well, all of your files. Itís basically a smart folder that lists every user owned or created file, and by default itís sorted by the files kind: Images, PDFís, Documents, Music, Movies, Developer, and so on. Youíre not limited to sorting by filetype kind though, and by using  [Read More…]

Find System Preferences Easier in Mac OS X by Sorting Alphabetically

Sort System Preferences by Name Alphabetically Mac System Preferences are grouped by categories: Personal, Hardware, Internet & Wireless, System, and Other. For most of us this is intuitive and easy enough to navigate, but if youíve ever had to provide tech support over the phone to a Mac newbie youíve probably encountered some confusion or delay as a user stares blankly at a screen full of icons. An easy remedy to  [Read More…]