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Apple-Windows Integration: How Macs and PCs can work together

Apple-Windows Integration: How Macs and PCs can work together

By on Jun 18, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Classic Mac vs. PC Smackdown Ah, the age-old conflict: Macintosh or Windows? A bit more hotly contested in years past, Mac users pointed to the elegance and simplicity of their OS and hardware. Windows fans touted the utilitarian features and broader user base of their platform. But, times change. This once common battle has evolved into a world where multiple...

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Benefits of Regular Computer Maintenance

Benefits of Regular Computer Maintenance

By on Jun 3, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Your business depends on its technology. When that technology doesn’t work properly, you lose time and money. We all know that sinking feeling followed by panic when the hard drive crashes. (Why is it that it always seems to happen while racing toward a deadline?) Usually, there are subtle signs. Sometimes, you notice right away – files or folders are missing,...

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How to Use Your Mac’s Built in Text Substitution Feature

By on May 18, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Did you know that your Mac has a built in feature that will automatically replace one thing you type with something else? This is incredibly useful for tedious things like inserting “smart” curly quotes in place of straight ones, or typing fractions (1/2 becomes ½). Other handy uses are for things you type frequently like your name, address, phone, etc. There is no...

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How to Connect Your iPad as a Second Screen

How to Connect Your iPad as a Second Screen

By on Apr 21, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

There are a number of existing apps out there, like Air Display ($14.99), DisplayPad ($.99) and the first to market iDisplay ($9.99) that enable you use an iPad as a second monitor. However, the problem is that they work via WiFi and are known to have screen lag and be frustratingly unreliable on WiFi hotspots. Note that both Air Display and iDisplay are compatible...

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The New 12-inch Ultrathin MacBook with Retina Display

The New 12-inch Ultrathin MacBook with Retina Display

By on Apr 9, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

The new MacBook is Apple’s thinnest ever with 12-inch Retina display, new touch-sensitive trackpad and new USB-C Port. It is also the first MacBook without a fan and no moving parts. It is essentially silent. It uses Intel’s low-power Core M Processor allowing for longer battery life (up to nine hours for wireless Web browsing) and thinner design (13.1mm). It weighs...

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