Update your Mac to macOS Sierra

macOS Sierra not to be called MacOS 10.12 New Stuff Apple have updated their desktop operating system to one better than the previous incarnation, but this time they’ve dropped the numbering system and given it a name instead — macOS Sierra. Ho hum. What do you need to know? There’s not much difference, but you…… Continue reading Update your Mac to macOS Sierra

Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Update

STOP **** UK MAC User ALERT **** iPhoto No More, the end of iPhoto by the usurper Photos BACKUP YOUR COMPUTER BEFORE UPGRADING TO Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Apple’s latest update to Yosemite has arrived in the UK and to start the new tax year off Apple is demanding monies to store your precious…… Continue reading Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Update

Yosemite Yes

Yosemite is another step towards the perfect operating system for Mac users of all kinds. MacOS X (10.10) Yosemite is the current release version of Apple’s operating system for desktop and laptop computers. My MacBook Pro 2009 laptop looks quite different with Yosemite installed, it looks like a graphic designer has tweaked and sharpened pretty…… Continue reading Yosemite Yes

Add a Signature to a PDF

    Apple’s Preview app comes with a handy utility for creating and managing signatures which can be attached to any PDF.   Here’s how:   Open the PDF and make sure the Edit Toolbar is visible   Click on Sig in the Edit Toolbar and click the + button to add a new signature.…… Continue reading Add a Signature to a PDF

iPhone 5C and 5S

picture from endgadget, copied from MacRumours Apple announced some new phones, again. The 5C is a plastic iPhone, as if there isn’t enough plastic in the world. Soon there will be Chinese billions of plastic iPhones cluttering up our island beaches. On the positive side at least that means billions of people will have access…… Continue reading iPhone 5C and 5S

Offline Google Maps on your iPhone / iPad

The latest version of Google Maps for iOS (v2.0) has a new feature that allows you to download the mapping data to your device to use offline when you don’t have a WiFi connection or have a poor 3G signal. Here’s how to get the data for offline use: Whilst connected to WiFi or in…… Continue reading Offline Google Maps on your iPhone / iPad

iPhone 5 Review

Apple’s latest iPhone model is another step forward for the smartphone. We rely on these devices so much now; checking email, updating schedules, locating the nearest bar and idling a few moments on the train, oh and making phone calls too. A world without them would seem dull and slow. So do you need the…… Continue reading iPhone 5 Review

Top Tips for Lion Users

and only one for Snow Leopard users Airdrop. The easiest method of filesharing between computers, ever. Use it whenever you need to move files between computers that are within wifi range of each other. You don’t even have to connect to a network or be on the same local area network. It is simple, quick…… Continue reading Top Tips for Lion Users