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How Find My iPhone Saved Me

How Find My iPhone Saved Me

I haven’t been reluctant to criticize Apple® when that criticism is warranted. To be fair, then, I shouldn’t hesitate to praise Apple when praise is warranted. So here I’ll praise Apple for the Find My iPhone feature. While on a trip to Barcelona, my...
Keep a Mac from Sleeping

Keep a Mac from Sleeping

It can be quite handy to keep your Mac® display from dimming or avoiding the computer itself from going to sleep. According to Apple® support pages, you can set your Mac to go to sleep after a specified duration of activity or to wake up at a specific time. You can...
Important News for Windows 7 Users

Important News for Windows 7 Users

Although Windows 10 is the most-used version of Windows, a lot of people still use Windows 7. According to web-analytics company Net Applications, Windows 10 was running on 47% of all Windows PCs, and Windows 7 on 43%. The numbers are more lopsided for...
1Password and Parallels Desktop for Mac

1Password and Parallels Desktop for Mac

Everyone needs passwords—dozens and dozens of them—and most people think they’re a real hassle to remember and use. So you write them on sticky notes (don’t laugh, we’ve all done this, me included) and you re-use the same password for...