App Training

  • App Training
    How To Install and Use BackblazeBackblaze%20icon%20final
    In this screencast tutorial, I'll show you how to install and employ an unlimited cloud backup solution to ensure the safety of all of your valuable photos and documents.Read More…
  • Gimp
    Simple Photo Editing With GIMP on a MacGimp preview
    GIMP is a free and open source alternative to Photoshop. In this tutorial and screencast I’ll show you how to perform simple image edits such as cropping, increase brightness and contrast and how to convert to black and white.Read More…
  • Evernote
    Why You Should be Using an Everything BucketBuckets preview
    In this article we’ll explore the possibilities from using an everything bucket, and how you can integrate it into your projects.Read More…
  • App Training
    Use a Mac to Monitor Website Uptime or Other Regular TasksTamingtime
    Everyday, there are tasks you need to get done on the computer at a precise interval or at a particular time. If you're good at the command line, cron jobs are powerful. There are ways to make this easier on the Mac. I am going to show you how you can make time your friend and not an enemy!Read More…
  • OS X
    How to Block iMessage Senders in Messages on OS XImessage
    iMessage is an incredibly popular platform for sending text and multimedia messages between Macs, iPhones and iPads with your phone number or email address. There may, however, come a time when you want to block a particular sender from contacting you at all. In this tutorial, I will show you how to block iMessage senders in the OS X Messages app. Read More…
  • Linux
    How to Customize Your Ubuntu DesktopUbuntu desktop preview
    Ubuntu is, without question, the most used desktop Linux distribution. Here's how you can customize its Unity interface to get it looking the way you'd like.Read More…
  • App Training
    The Best Ways to Use Wolfram|Alpha in Real LifeComputers tutsplus wa icon
    Notorious as the web's strongest computational knowledge engine, Wolfram|Alpha is one of the most powerful sites on the web. Today, I'll be looking at ways to use the engine's power to make everyday processes a breeze. Read More…
  • App Training
    The Tuts+ Bookmarking GuideThe%20tutsplus%20guide%20to%20bookmarking
    Everything you ever wanted to know about bookmarks, but were afraid to ask. Browser bookmarks, bookmarking apps, and more: it's all here.Read More…
  • Google Chrome
    Use Chrome Remote Desktop to Access Your Computer AnywhereChrome remote desktop
    Chrome Remote Desktop is a simple and effective way to share your desktop with another user or to remotely access your own computer when you’re away. In this tutorial, I’ll walk through how to securely set up Chrome Remote Desktop on all of your computers.Read More…
  • Google
    How to Find Anything Online With Advanced Search TechniquesSearch icon
    Having trouble finding exactly what you need from your search engine? Here's the advanced search tools you can use to find almost anything on the internet, no matter how hidden it is.Read More…
  • App Training
    How to Work the Most Productively With Your Widescreen MonitorDivvy icon
    You've got lots of real-estate on your screen. Put it to work the best with these tools that'll help you multitask without having to constantly switch between windows.Read More…
  • App Training
    Beginner's Guide to ConsoleBegguideconsole
    The easiest way to debug a problem on the Mac is to see what programs are issuing errors. Many people do not know how to do that. I'll show you Mac Console, and help you understand how to use it to find problems. That way, you'll be more informed when you call tech support for the errant program!Read More…