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Do You Really Pay Retail Online?

September 28, 2012


We worry about people who pay retail. Actually we worry if we pay retail. So, to overcome that, we don’t. Here are three things we do… Advertisements

Mac: OS X Dock Space

September 24, 2012


If your OCD about your OSX Dock, you may be interested in having space between groups of apps. In Terminal type (as always, without quotes): Left side: “defaults write persistent-apps -array-add ‘{“tile-type”=”spacer-tile”;}’ ;killall Dock” Right side: “defaults write persistent-others -array-add ‘{tile-data={}; tile-type=”spacer-tile”;}’ ;killall Dock” If you want multiple spaces just enter it again. […]

Mac: Full Screen Gesture

September 23, 2012


The folks at OS X Daily provide this handy tip: If you are an OS X Lion user who prefers to use apps full screen AND you have a trackpad than you can enable a secret gesture to switch between your last two app. (In fact, it acts a lot like the LAST button on your […]

iTunes 10.7 (0.1 More Than It Had)

September 12, 2012


Well, this is almost as weird as starting a sentence with the first letter lowercase and the second capitalized. iTunes isn’t available in the Mac App Store. It does update for iTunes through it, but you can’t directly download it. So…

How to Block Annoying Political Posts on Facebook

September 6, 2012


How to Block Annoying Political Posts on Facebook In 3 Easy Steps Learn how to stop the Facebook madness that is the general election. This skill is worth knowing for, oh, so many reasons:

Are We There Yet?

September 5, 2012


Call me lazy, but I don’t want to go someplace unless I know where it is. It saves gas, time, money and above all, aggravation. The same thing is true online.

Mac Tip: Google Maps

September 2, 2012


If your anything like me, you love Google Maps. Since I started using Waze I rarely use google maps on my iPhone, but on my Mac, nothing seems to be faster or more convenient. What you may not realize is that Safari has a direct tie to Google Maps.