By Scott Fegette | Wednesday, December 24, 2014
It’s said that a picture’s worth a thousand words, and when you need to communicate what’s happening on your Mac screen, getting a clear screenshot of what you’re talking about can make all the difference.
Taking a screenshot in OS X isn’t difficult if you know the “secret key combinations”, but they’re not as obvious as the Print Screen key on Windows systems. For the Mac power user, there are also several handy utilities that can supercharge your screenshots with annotations, graphics, and various ways of sharing. Here are some great options for taking a screenshot on a Mac.
By Scott Fegette | Saturday, December 13, 2014
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By Scott Fegette | Sunday, November 30, 2014
As you surf across your social networks today you may notice a number of them are now sporting blue beanies, or toques, or skull-caps. What’s the deal?
Are we being invaded by dopplegangers from an alternate, slightly colder dimension?
Nope. It’s just Blue Beanie Day.
By Scott Fegette | Thursday, November 06, 2014
If you’re considering holiday presents for your techie friends and relatives—or hoping to score some fun new gadget gifts yourself—you should know about these six cool tech toys that make life just a little smoother, hipper, and more high-tech.
By Scott Fegette | Saturday, November 01, 2014
Halloween’s over—which mean’s the holiday season is rushing towards us like a freight train.
Between our busy personal and professional lives, the end-of-the-year frenzy makes it all too easy to drop a few balls here and there.
But if you’ve got a smartphone, it’s easy to alleviate some holiday chaos. Evernote provides a great way to channel your ideas into actions, and help keep your holiday season on the rails.
By Scott Fegette | Friday, October 31, 2014
It’s Halloween! Plenty of pictures will be taken of this year’s pageantry and frights—and there’s plenty of techniques you can employ to give your pictures a haunting Halloween edge.
Here are five Photoshop tricks to make your Halloween photos a treat.
By Scott Fegette | Thursday, October 16, 2014
Mac OS X Yosemite is available for download today, alongside newly updated iPads and Mac computers on the hardware side—and we’ve got training ready for you.
Apple is well known for its stylistic industrial designs, and with Yosemite now available to complement the recent iOS 8 update, Apple’s desktop and mobile devices should work together more intuitively, as well.
By Scott Fegette | Friday, October 10, 2014
Mobile apps aren’t just for play anymore. Adobe’s newest release of the Creative Cloud brings its cornerstone desktop creative applications a new, integrated way of expressing your creative vision.
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