Category Archives for Apple

Adding Windows Media to a Mac

So you’ve just bought a Mac and you’re really excited about all the fun new features that come built in… and then while you’re transferring old files from your Windows computer, you realize that all your old music is in … Continue reading

27. November 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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Help! I moved a window off my screen!

If you’ve accidentally moved a window off screen on you mac, don’t panic. It’s happened to me before as well. This usually happens when you’ve recently been working on a laptop (such as a MacBook or MacBook Pro) and had it … Continue reading

20. May 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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Keyboard Shortcut For “Don’t Save”

Here’s an annoying little bug: when using most programs on a Mac, if you close (CMD+W) or quit the program (CMD+Q), you’ll get a message asking “Do you want to save the changes you made in (such and such application)?“ … Continue reading

23. January 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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iCal Can’t Verify The Identity Of The Server

So there’s an incredibly annoying error message that pops up when you try to connect iCal to a CalDAV account. It goes like this: iCal can’t verify the identity of the server “example.com”. The certificate for this server was signed … Continue reading

23. January 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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2010 Mac Gems

Ok, the end of the year is nearing, and so I think it’s time that I share my votes for the best Mac Gems of 2010. Of course, I give full credit to the best magazine ever—Macworld—for coming up with … Continue reading

16. November 2010 by Ron Stauffer
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Things That Bug Me About Apple Products

Sometimes, people (usually those who are sold on Microsoft Windows) like to say that Apple users are “fanboys.” This is a pejorative term of sorts, and what a guy essentially means when he calls you a fanboy is “you just … Continue reading

02. November 2010 by Ron Stauffer
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My Dad Has Joined The Mac Cult

I helped my Dad buy an iMac today. That means he has now officially joined the club. I dropped it off, and he asked me “Great, so how do I set it up? …wait, you’re probably going to tell me … Continue reading

18. October 2010 by Ron Stauffer
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Yes, This Is an iPad. Now Leave Me Alone.

I love my iPad. I also hate my iPad. Here’s why. When I need some quiet time to think, or relax, I’ll often go to my home away from home (Starbucks), pull out my iPad, turn off my phone, and … Continue reading

06. October 2010 by Ron Stauffer
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Apple’s iPhone 4 Press Conference

I’m a big fan of Apple. Almost everything about the company is noteworthy. Steve Jobs is the consummate CEO for a tech company. Their products are second to none. Their approach to packaging and product design is revolutionary. They’re consistently … Continue reading

25. July 2010 by Ron Stauffer
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