Disk Utility: Burning a CD at a slower speed

Working as an IT manager can be a fun job, and sometimes it can be rather annoying. A co-worker brought their PC in...

Siri’s mysterious blue underline, and what it means to you

I'm sure you've all noticed it at some point, but Siri is pretty dang cool. She's not quite as good at listening as, say,...

How To Turn Your Music Off At Night With A Timer...

I listen to music every night before going to bed, but I need the music to stop playing so my battery doesn't drain needlessly....

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Feature: Software Update Server

One of the coolest features within Mac OS X Server is the ability to set up that server as a software update server. ...

How To Beat iMessage Down Time By Auto-Sending SMS Messages

We know everyone on the planet owns an iPhone (or so it seems), so iMessage—indicated by the blue bubbles we all know and love—is...

Tuesday Tips: Hide The QuickType Bar In iOS 8

New in iOS 8, the QuickType bar provides word suggestions based on what you're typing. It's a handy feature, even though it sometimes comes...

iTunes Offers a High Efficiency Audio Codec

Keep it efficient! Included in iTunes 9 is the ability to encode audio using High Efficiency AAC. This is a special audio codec that...

Looking For An Adware Removal AppleScript?

Don’t kid yourself, Adware for the Mac is real, and it’s a giant, barely documented, pain in the ass. Thankfully for you, there are...

Getting Back to My Mac working with AT&T’s U-Verse’s Residental Gateway

A couple of weeks ago I switched my TV and Internet to AT&T’s U-Verse service.  If you're not familiar with AT&T U-Verse, they provide...

Here’s how you’ll reinstall Lion without a disc

With all of Apple's announcements about Lion at WWDC, one was particularly paradigm-changing. Lion will be accessible only via the Mac App Store. This...