TextExpander Snippets for OSX Keyboard Symbols

I'm a fan of keyboard shortcuts, which means I sometimes discuss them with others. Apple went to the trouble of creating nice images for keys so there's less chance for confusion. I can always say "hide/display the dock by typing Cmd + Opt + D" but easier and more efficient to use "hide/display the dock … Continue reading TextExpander Snippets for OSX Keyboard Symbols

iOS Quick Tip: Activate Low-Light mode with a triple-click of the home button

I just found a great YouTube tip on how to add an easy shortcut to get into low-light mode. This gives you the ability to change your screen brightness much lower than you can in standard brightness settings. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x38ch4dlIwU&feature=youtu.be You basically need to go to Settings>General>Accessibility and turn on Zoom. Triple-tap the screen with three … Continue reading iOS Quick Tip: Activate Low-Light mode with a triple-click of the home button

File Hunters and File Gatherers

When it comes to file management, most people are either hunters or gatherers*. Gatherers set up a nested-folder hierarchies so that everything is in it's right place. (cue Radiohead) The good thing about gatherers is that everything is neatly-organized in logical structures that anyone can follow. The downside is that it takes a lot of … Continue reading File Hunters and File Gatherers