Tag Archive: Tips


Pro tips for traveling with your MacBook

Being a workaholic means I’m always taking my MacBook with me wherever I travel, but carrying around a $ 2,000 machine is a constant risk. In today’s s video I show you everything you need to know to keep your MacBook safe while you’re on… Read more ›

Simple Tips to Improve Battery Life for Macs with OS X Yosemite

Some Mac users have noted that MacBook Air and MacBook Pro battery life has took a downturn with their Macs running OS X Yosemite. While this doesn’t impact all users, and much of the perception of diminished battery is likely due to usage and various features, there are some easy settings changes that users can … Read More

Take the headache out of calendar syncing with these quick tips

As many of us use Google calendar to manage our daily lives, it’s an important thing to get this wondrous scheduling solution on our iPhones and iPads to better able to access it on the go. Several third-party calendars, like… Read more ›

5 super quick iPhoto tips to make your photos even better

iPhoto is a free download for everyone these days, making it an affordable bit of kit for dealing with the deluge of photographic data we seem to collect everywhere. Even still, it’s oft overlooked by the best of us because… Read more ›

Photography tips from an Instagram pro and radically new Macbook Airs on The CultCast

This week: As promised! With over 430,000 Instagram followers, photographer Cory Staudacher, aka @withhearts, joins us to talk mobile photography, his favorite photo apps and gear, and his tips for capturing beautiful images with your favorite iDevice. Plus, someone tries… Read more ›

Give the Gift of Tech Support: 4 Super Simple iOS Maintenance Tips for iPhone & iPad

How many times have you seen someone else’s iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch running an ancient version of iOS that is not backed up and has a million app updates waiting in the wings? It’s remarkably common for iOS hardware to go neglected by those who are less tech savvy, so if you’re heading to … Read More

Cooking with Your iPad or iPhone? Follow These 3 Simple Kitchen Tips

Many of us use our iPhones and iPads in the kitchen to assist with recipes or even entertainment while cooking, and they work wonderfully for this purpose. But electronics and turkey gravy don’t mix well, and to have a hassle free experience you’ll want to follow a few simple tips to help prevent frustrations, a … Read More

7 pro tips to help you conquer Turkey Day

More tips and tricks for mastering OS X Yosemite

Whether you’re a Mac novice or a seasoned veteran, there are a ton of tips and ticks out there for mastering OS X Yosemite. In Part 2 of our Yosemite tip series, we gather more of the very best. Quickly… Read more ›

5 Easy Tips to Speed Up OS X Yosemite on Your Mac

OS X Yosemite runs great on most new Macs, but some older models may experience some sluggishness or stuttering from time to time. The reason for that feeling of reduced performance can be due to a variety of issues, and most of them are really easy to resolve with surprisingly little effort. If you feel … Read More