How To Enable Stealth Mode in Yosemite

5:52 PM, Apr. 17th, 2015 · · Tips

If you like a change of scenery with your laptop from time to time, you're probably using public Wi-Fi as well. If that's the case, you might want to make sure you're doing what you can to keep unauthorized users off your computer. Kelly explains how to unleash your Mac's inner ninja. 

OS X Yosemite Photos: Showing Your Recently Deleted Items

8:55 AM, Apr. 17th, 2015 · · Tips

If you've tried deleting an image from Yosemite's new Photos application, you may have wondered where it went. Where's the trash folder? How do you empty it? Should you sell all your belongings and move to Hawaii? Answers to these questions (except for that last one) can be found in today's Quick Tip!

OS X: Getting the Size of Mailboxes

8:55 AM, Apr. 10th, 2015 · · Tips

Ever wondered how you could see which of your mailboxes take up the most space and clean them out accordingly? That's the purpose of today's Quick Tip! Melissa Holt will go over the ins and outs of this feature, so if you've got a very bloated Mail program, now's your chance to…let some air out of it? We're not sure where we were going with that analogy.

Your OS X Menu Bar is Prime Real Estate

6:30 PM, Apr. 9th, 2015 · · Tips

Your OS X Menu Bar is Prime Real Estate

Dr. Mac says, "I'm not normal; I've currently got more than 25 menu bar apps in addition to the handful included with Yosemite. But I happen to like menu bar apps... a lot...  and I find all of the ones I have installed useful in some way."

Here are a few of my faves...

8 Steps to Prepare for Your Apple Watch Purchase Online

3:00 PM, Apr. 9th, 2015 · · Tips

There are several things you can do to prepare for your Apple Watch purchase online to ensure a better chance of success. That's especially true if you're competing with everyone else at 12:01 a.m. PDT on April 10th. John Martellaro walks you through the technical preparations to help make sure you get the Apple Watch you want.

How to Enable W-iFi Calling on Your iPhone

9:53 AM, Apr. 9th, 2015 · · Tips

If you're a T-Mobile or Sprint customer, you can take advantage of Wi-Fi calling on your iPhone. The feature is disabled by default, but it's easy to turn on. Read on to learn how.

How to Find New Emoji Skin Tones, Vulcan Salute in iOS 8.3

7:39 PM, Apr. 8th, 2015 · · Tips

There were some interesting updates rolled into iOS 8.3 and Mac OS 10.10.3. Both of them involve the emoji available to you, and Kelly helps you sort out how to tweak the ones you can see, as well as add in a bonus one you can use but can't see yet.