Group projects in school or team work in the office usually mean working on some sort of document together, collaboration is a must needed feature within productivity apps. Many apps, such as Google Docs and Microsoft Office have offered real time collaboration in their applications for quite sometime. During 2016, Apple brought these real time editing features to their iWork Suite of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote, allowing teams to work on the same Pages document, Numbers spreadsheet, or Keynote presentation at the same time, and it works incredibly well.
Verizon has decided to reenter the unlimited data market with a new plan that was introduced on Sunday, February 12, 2017. This new unlimited data plan includes both unlimited texting and calling, allowing Verizon customers to have a truly unlimited wireless experience for their smartphone.
A vast majority of tech companies these days are getting into Virtual Reality, or VR. We’re talking about big names like Google, HTC, Sony, GoPro, Qualcomm and many others.
Unsurprisingly, it looks like Apple is about to join the fray. They were recently granted patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a “wearable information system” that uses VR technology.
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.
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.
Posted November 30th, 2016 by Hunter S in 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.
Posted November 29th, 2016 by Hunter S in Tech Tips
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.
Posted November 10th, 2016 by Hunter S in Tech Tips
Finder 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.
Posted November 7th, 2016 by Hunter S in Tech Tips
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.
Posted November 4th, 2016 by Hunter S in Tech Tips
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.