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Must Have Apps for the Holidays

Posted Dec 17, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Apps

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The holiday season becomes frantic easily after dealing with the endless wish lists, wait lists, bargain hunts and long lines. Each year, an increasing number of shoppers are turning to retail mobile apps for help with avoiding the retail grind and fruitless google searches. Turn your phone into your own personal sidekick this year by downloading these well rated apps. 


5 Hidden Features in iOS 10

Posted Nov 30, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

Hidden Features in iOS 10

With iOS 10, Apple has announced many new features to the operating system which is available to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. In this blog, we will be going over five hidden and very useful features in iOS 10.


How to Use Multiple Desktops on macOS

Posted Nov 30, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

The Multiple Desktop feature on macOS allows users to have different applications open throughout multiple desktops. This allows users to not have all applications open in a single desktop, but able to organize them between desktops. In this blog, we will go over the various ways to switch between desktops along with providing a video tutorial on using this feature.


Quitting Applications, Not Just Application Windows

Posted Nov 29, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

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Closing an application window differs from closing an application completely on a Mac. Closing a window, simply just closes the window from the computer. However, some applications, like Safari, Chrome, Word, and others will still leave the application running when the window was only closed. This makes the computer keep using some resources, such as the computer’s memory, to keep the application running even if it’s not being used. In this blog, we will be going over how to quit applications fully and the multiple ways to do so.


An Introduction to Finder on macOS

Posted Nov 10, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

ImageFinder is the file viewer on macOS. It allows users to easily locate files, documents, applications, and more throughout the hard drive. If you’re new to the Mac, it may seem confusing how it all works. In this blog, we will be going over an introduction to using Finder.


Video: How to Export iWork Documents to Microsoft Office Formats

Posted Nov 7, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

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iWork is an incredibly useful productivity suite which includes the applications: Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. Have you ever needed to share your iWork documents with someone running a PC with Microsoft Office? In this video blog, we will be going over how to export Pages, Numbers, and Keynote files as Microsoft Office documents.


CityMac Tip: How to Set an Alert in Calendar on macOS

Posted Nov 4, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

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Having your computer remind you of an event in your calendar is much easier than having to write it down and having to remember to look at a piece of paper. With the Calendar app on macOS, it is very easy to set alerts to have your computer remind you of your events. In this video, we will be going over how to set an alert on your Mac using the calendar app.


App Review: Topo Maps+

Posted Nov 2, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Reviews

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Explore the beauty of nature with Topo Maps+, an outstanding app to take along on your backpacking trip. Topo Maps+ allows users to download apps for offline use, view your location using GPS, and most importantly, explore the outdoors with the help of this app. In this blog, we will be going over key features that Topo Maps+ offers.


5 Features New Mac Users Need to Know

Posted Oct 21, 2016 by  / 
Topics: Tech Tips

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If you are new to using a Mac, you may want to know a few easy tips about learning the basics of your Mac. In this video blog, we will be going over a few tricks to help you master the Mac!