Macs and Malware – Guest Post by Eva Schweber

I’m just your average 21st century renaissance woman. My career thus far has been anything but linear. I don’t feel constrained by implicit boundaries. I have been a web developer, dairy goat farmer, entrepreneur, management consultant, crafter, facilitator, grant manager and management analyst. I see and understand the world differently than the average bear. It is this very wealth of experience that made me the tech whisperer that I am Read More …

Free downloads for Mac computers

Yes it is true – Free downloads for Mac users I always find it amazing, the large amount of free software available for Mac users. Some of it might be free versions to give you a taste for higher functioning paid versions. On the other hand, there is an awful lot of software that is full featured, that is completely free to download. All sorts of top end features can Read More …

iPad education apps for Life Long Learners

Being a life long learner with iTunesU Having been a teacher in the past and once again working as a teacher it is no surprise that I am a great believer in lifelong learning and the iPad and education. In the dark old days of the past a man or woman could leave school with the minimum qualifications, happy in the knowledge that they would never again have to darken Read More …

Getting the Best Mac Applications to do work for you

Best mac applications to use on your Mac The best mac applications are what turns your Apple computer into a powerhouse that will get things done for you. If you a Mac user already then you will know this, for new guys on the block you will soon fall in love with the style and panache you get with Mac apps. Whether you are looking for the best movie editing Read More …

AppleScript commands Mac automation

Delve into the AppleScript editor and issue some AppleScript commands As you may already be aware I do like to have my Mac working for me automatically if at all possible. I would much rather spend the time working how to set up an automation than repetitively doing tasks that could be done with a simple click of a button. To that end I have already some good tools on Read More …

How do you get to be an iPad Developer

What it takes to be an iPad developer Last year I had some time on my hands and thought that it would be a good idea to learn how to be an iPad developer. I had a couple of ideas that I thought would be good to make into IOS applications. Although I am a bit of a geek with a definite technical bent, I have to admit that I Read More …

Garageband Mac Groovin’ and a Movin’

Garageband Mac and Garageband for iPad It is no wonder that Mac users are renowned for their creative abilities, when you have applications like Garageband Mac and also Garageband for iPad. Even if you are not a musician, without a doubt you will be tempted at some point in time to give Garageband Mac a try. Even if you don’t create the next top 10 hit record, you will certainly Read More …

Want to know how to record your screen?

How to record your screen with capture software <img src=”http://mac20q.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/ScreenFlow_icon_1.png” alt=”How to record your screen” title=”How to record your screen” ” border=”0″ width=”151″ height=”151″ style=” display: inline; float: left; margin: 10px 10px 10px 10px;” /> There are a few reasons and situations and why you might want to know how to record your screen. For example, there may be a video on my websites that you would like to play Read More …

HDR photography tutorial – That weird HDR image

HDR photography tutorial – weirdo HDR image We have seen them. That strange looking HDR image with the over saturated strange looking colours. All there are those HDR images which are so short that they might cut you, with all the details enhanced and emphasised. There is a well-known photographer on the Internet by the name of Trey Ratcliffe who goes by the name of Stuck in Customs. Try has Read More …

Stop your head exploding by using a Read it Later Service

Modern times will make your head explode In days of old when knights were bold and the Internet wasn’t invented, the main sources of incoming information, other than school would be the television, gossip and maybe the Encyclopaedia Britannica. Of course before television there was the radio, before the radio there was sitting around the fire, talking to each other. Now we have to endure or enjoy many more hours Read More …