How To Control Your Mac’s Sleep Habits On The Cheap

Wimoweh

Just between you and me, I find Mac sleep habits to be annoying. Often my Mac goes to sleep just when I need it most. Other times, my Mac doesn’t bother to wake up from sleep at all. If what you’re after is what I’m after then you want a little more control over your … Continue Reading »

Get A Free Virtual Darkroom And Light Table For Photos On Your Mac

Darktable

Finding a great Mac app that’s also free happens often enough that I should not be surprised, yet, here I am, surprised again. That’s what happens once you look at Darktable. It’s the kind of app that’s easy to overlook. “Hey, look! Another free Mac photography app. Big whoop!” Don’t be fooled by free. Darktable … Continue Reading »

Don’t Wonder Where The Money Went. It’s Here!

MoneyWiz

If you were like a few million Apple customers this weekend you devoted a bit of time online to check out Apple Watch; either to buy, or schedule an appointment to try it on. Alas, I’m still shopping. The Watch model I wanted won’t show up until about June. So, I scoured around to find … Continue Reading »

Is This The Ultimate One-Trick Pony App For Mac Users?

iCorner Radius

Friday should be a day of fun and relaxation for Mac users looking for a little extra productivity and efficiency. And a bargain. Here it is. iCR is iCorner Radius and it might be the Mac’s ultimate one-trick pony utility because, well, you know. One trick. As the name implies, iCorner Radius puts a rounded … Continue Reading »

A New Way To Keep Up With News On A Mac: Turn Over A New Leaf

Leaf for Mac

There’s little question that we lead busy lives, and too often it seems as if 24 hours in a day just isn’t enough. So, let’s talk time compression. How can you use your Mac to compress, or squeeze the time you use for daily tasks? Turn over a new leaf. Rather, open up Leaf on … Continue Reading »

Try A Mac App That Helps You Think

Shapes

Engineers are different. I don’t mean that in a negative way, but they think different. Maybe that explains why Apple attracts so many engineers despite the focus on product design. My husband is an engineer. We have a white board at home. Honestly, I think that’s how engineers think. A white board, a marker, a … Continue Reading »

How To Go Back To The Future With This Free Mac Email App

Thunderbird

What’s the number one most used email application for Mac users? I’ll go out on a limb and declare Apple’s own Mail.app as the winner. Email, as I’m sure you remember about a dozen times a day, is the killer app for internet users. Because it’s so frustrating dealing with email each day that it … Continue Reading »

Free: 150 Templates For Mac Mail

Mail Stationery

Me and Apple’s Mac Mail app have a love hate relationship. There are times when I love to hate Mail. And times when I hate it that I need mail. If ever there was a killer app for folks connected to the internet, it’s email. Mail on the Mac works most of the time, but … Continue Reading »

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