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The Apple Magic Mouse

Posted Today by  / 
Topics: Reviews

The Apple Magic Mouse is more than just a mouse. It boasts a variety of different touch gestures which makes interacting with your Mac easy and fluid. Chris goes over the Magic Mouse and demonstrates how you can change the Magic Mouse settings and custom-tailor them to your preferences.

The Magic Mouse is $69 at TD Curran.



How To Remove MacKeeper and Other Adware From Your Mac

Posted Nov 19 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

How To Remove MacKeeper and Other Adware From Your Mac

Perhaps the most annoying aspect of the Internet is pop-up advertising. One moment, you’re perusing the web looking at pictures of cats and the next, you are bombarded by windows upon windows of ads. Most of us have experienced this at some point. Luckily, Mac users are blessed with the security of the OS X operating system, which protects them from most computer viruses. However, adware - software that is designed to target users with ads - can still affect Mac users. Here are some ways to avoid downloading adware on your Mac as well as solutions to eliminate them if your computer is affected.


Making the Transition to Mac: Quick Tips

Posted Nov 18 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

Making the Transition to Mac: Quick Tips

While making the switch from a PC to a Mac is not as difficult as some might imagine, there are differences between the two operating systems that you should keep in mind and consider before making the switch. A common misconception about switching to a Mac is that you can use it EXACTLY like you used your old Windows PC. I am here to tell you there is a little learning involved, but with the appropiate knowledge and a little bit of practice, making the switch from PC to Mac should be frustration-free.


How To Set Up Medical ID in iOS 8

Posted Nov 18 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

How To Set Up Medical ID in iOS 8The new Health app in iOS 8 has received a lot of attention for its health and fitness tracking capabilities. One feature of the Health app that has gone rather unnoticed is called Medical ID. Medical ID is a very handy and potentially life-saving feature in iOS 8 - especially for individuals who have a passcode lock on their iPhone. In case of an emergency, first-responders can view your Medical ID even if your phone is locked.


What is the Apple Fusion Drive?

Posted Nov 12 by  / 
Topics: News

What is the Apple Fusion Drive?Apple recently announced their new iMac’s with Retina 5K Display. These new iMac's will come standard with a Fusion Drive installed. Today, we are going to look at the differences between a Fusion Drive and a traditional hard drive as well as explain the benefits of each. 


iPad Pro Quo

Posted Nov 6 by  / 
Topics: "Command-Tab" Podcast

The iPad's hardware is nice, beautiful and efficient. Feature-wise, however, it's falling behind the times just a bit. What would happen if Apple put out a 12.2" iPad Pro? What implications come with that type of tablet? How would it change the way you use an iPad? What features will be added - besides a bigger screen? Ben and George explore these ideas and speculate on what's to come.


Hands-on with Handoff in OS X Yosemite

Posted Oct 31 by  / 
Topics: Reviews

Hands-on With Handoff in OS X Yosemite

One of the new features that comes with upgrading to Apple's new desktop operating system, OS X Yosemite, is called Handoff. Handoff allows you to start an email on your iPhone or iPad and finish it on your computer - right where you left off. Or, if you are starting a document in Pages on your computer, you can switch to your iPad. You can use Handoff in apps like Mail, Safari, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, Maps, Messages, Reminders, Calendar, Contacts and eventually will be able to use it in more apps as soon as developers incorporate it. 


Apple Pay Is Going To Change The Way We Think About Payment

Posted Oct 24 by  / 
Topics: "Command-Tab" Podcast

As I’m sure you’ve heard, Apple has announced their latest and greatest iPhones. The iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus. They have also stepped into a new product category with the Apple Watch, claiming that it’s the most personal product they’ve ever made. But Apple has also taken on a whole new initiative, and that's Apple Pay.