Make your iPhone battery last longer

Who isn’t forever on a quest to save some iPhone battery power? One strategy is to keep a Magicstick on hand, but The App Factor give us 10 handy ways to keep it from discharging so quickly.

The Enchantress of Numbers, Ada Lovelace

Countess Ada Lovelace was a computing pioneer back in the Victorian era of the 1800s. A brilliant mathematician, she came up with arguably the first computer algorithm before computers were even physical objects, and recognised the potential of what computers would be able to do.

So many clicks have become just one with Keyboard Maestro

Keyboard Maestro transforms a routine task I do many times each week, tweaking the clipboard and pasting the clipboard into 3 different apps. Here’s how it works, taking advantage of some of the fabulous new features of version 7.0.

Is that email phishing? How to check in Gmail

How to do some of your own detective work if you receive a suspicious email in Gmail by Shwoing the Original and looking closely.

Backing Up Your Mac — book review

This is another clear, usable book by one of my favourite tech authors. If you treasure the stuff on your Mac you’d do well to work though this book and get yourself well set up before the worst happens.

My Mac speaks Spanish perfectly, hooray!

A simple tweak made my Mac read me Spanish language text with perfect Spanish pronunciation.