Create An Impromptu Slideshow Using A Keyboard Shortcut

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If you ever want to quickly display a group of pictures as a slide show, select the images you want to use and then press the Option Command Y keystroke combination (⌥ + ⌘ + Y) on your keyboard. This will lanch the images in Quick Look’s slideshow feature.

This can come in especially handy if you wish to create an on-the-fly slideshow to display your images to others.

Spotify – A Solid Alternative to iTunes

  To continue our discussion about iTunes alternatives, another one you might want to take a look at is Spotify. While it is true that Spotifiy is a music-streaming service, it can also access your iTunes library and be used as a stand-alone music player. The player is free to download although if you want […]


Turn off iTunes Auto-Renew Subscriptions

Apple makes signing up for iOS magazine subscriptions easy but figuring out how to cancel our manage your subscriptions can be somewhat challenging, as it is not readily obvious. Many subscriptions are automatically placed on Auto-Renew, which means your credit card will automatically be charged after a specified period of time. If you wish to […]


Add RSS Feeds to Safari in iOS 8

Included in Safari for iOS 8 is support for RSS. With RSS support, Safari allows you view feeds of articles in the browser window as well as saving feeds so that you can quickly access them later. RSS – an acronym for “Really Simple Syndication” or “Rich Site Summary” – is a technology that allows […]