Tag: Tips

The MacWhisperer’s tips to work like a pro: Tip #3

The MacWhisperer’s tips to work like a pro: Tip #3

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Tip #3 Don’t Just Close it, Quit It!!! One of the most frequent question I get from new Mac Users, is “How do I keep my Mac running quickly?”

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The MacWhisperer’s tips to work like a pro: Tip #2 Don’t be App-rehensive

The MacWhisperer’s tips to work like a pro: Tip #2 Don’t be App-rehensive

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Tip #2: Don’t be App-rehensive… Avoid the Web and Use Your Apps So I saw something today that caught my attention and gave me clarity about what I wanted to post today. So what did I see? An iPhone with no apps. Not a single one (other than the pre-installed apps). I was aghast. And […]

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The MacWhisperer’s tips to work like a pro: Tip #1

The MacWhisperer’s tips to work like a pro: Tip #1

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Tip #1: When in Doubt… Restart. People always ask me why things crash, why they don’t work, and why issues always crop up. My answer? I don’t have one. I don’t want one. I don’t need one. Why doesn’t matter to me… How to fix it? That’s the key! That’s all I care about. I […]

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More than 50 things you can replace by getting an iPhone

More than 50 things you can replace by getting an iPhone

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Hi friends, I came up with this list of items you can replace by owning an iPhone… Any things you think I missed? Let me know. I’ll go more into details on all these items (and any you add) in a later post. 50 things you can replace with an iPhone 1) calculator 2) digital […]

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Technology Tips: Webmail vs. Local Mail

Technology Tips: Webmail vs. Local Mail

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

In this day and age, more and more people are relying on the cloud. They use yahoo or gmail or hotmail as their email provider, and they get their messages by going to a website. I suggest that the better way to manage your email is with a local mail client like MacMail, Entourage, or […]

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Technology Tips: The Right Email Address

Technology Tips: The Right Email Address

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Just like the last generation was impressed by a good physical address in Malibu, or Beverly Hills, or a prime phone number in the 310 area code, the next generation is impressed by a smart email address. Free email addresses like AOL, gmail, MSN, hotmail, and yahoo are ok for personal use, but make a […]

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Technology Tips: Should I get a Laptop or a Desktop?

Technology Tips: Should I get a Laptop or a Desktop?

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Many people ask me what the right machine is for them, Laptop or Desktop. My general feeling is that unless you are a heavy technician and professional computer user, having more than one computer can be more trouble than it’s worth. Certainly if you have two, you should have both a a laptop and a […]

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Zen & the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Just F***ing Do It!!! Part II

Zen & the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Just F***ing Do It!!! Part II

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

So, in the last post, we discussed how to start de-cluttering your technical life. We moved files off your desktop, and into specified folders. We dumped photos into iphoto, music into itunes, and generally got the ball rolling in a great technological makeover for the packrats among us. I know how to do this, because […]

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Zen and the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Part 1

Zen and the Art of Macintosh Maintenance: Part 1

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

Let me start off by saying that I love my job. I’ve been doing it professionally for going on seven years now and I wouldn’t give away a single day of it. Before that I did it as a non-professional for friends and family for pocket change, and I wouldn’t give away a day of […]

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Make the Most of your iPhone Battery

Make the Most of your iPhone Battery

. June 7, 2017 . 0 Comments

So, it goes without saying that one of the greatest flaws of the iPhone is it’s less than stellar battery life. One of the most frequent questions I get asked is how to make the most of it. What follows are all of the biggest battery drains of the iPhone. It is not necessary to […]

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