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Bad Life Pro Tips For The Existential Crisis

Bad Life Pro Tips For The Existential Crisis

These intentionally sh*tty life pro tips are perfect for anyone navigating the dark and hopeless alleyways of an existential crisis. They are by their very nature, intentionally "bad" so at the very

Pro Tip: Your Apple USB-C headphone adapter works anywhere

That $9 USB-C iPad Pro headphone adapter can be plugged into more than just the iPad. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Tick Sticking, a Carpentry Hack (Few People Know)

Tick Sticking, a Carpentry Hack (Few People Know)

The ticking stick was made popular by boat-builders

iOS 13 Safari stops you from opening the same site twice

in iOS 13, Safari now tries to stop you from needlessly opening duplicate tabs. Here's how the new Switch to Tab suggestions in the search bar work. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an

Pro tip: Roll your own USB-C-to-Lightning cable today

Snap an Apple microUSB-to-Lightning adapter onto any old USB-C-to-microUSB cable, and you can charge your iPhone from your iPad. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

New shortcut proves Apple is serious about subscriptions [Opinion]

Apple has added a quick link to your App Store Settings to make it way easier to cancel, and manage your app subscriptions. Here's how to find it. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple

Pro Tip: This to-do list hack turns your tasks into questions

Just rephrasing your to-do list items as questions can help get you motivated to finally check off those tasks. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
How to Stop Worrying About Every 'Mega' Password Breach That Comes Along

How to Stop Worrying About Every 'Mega' Password Breach That Comes Along

News of this week’s so-called “mega breach” might deeply trouble you. If so, that means it’s a perfect time to take control of your personal security. Yes, every company should be held responsible for
How to Clear Your Entire Roof With a Piece of Rope

How to Clear Your Entire Roof With a Piece of Rope

It's vitally important you be playing terrible electronic music while attempting this

Pro Tip: How to reveal the Files sidebar in portrait view

Files app is fantastic, and sometimes frustrating. Find out how to reveal the hidden sidebar in portrait view. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Yes, you can use the 2018 iPad Pro as a fridge magnet

The iPad Pro can double as the world’s most expensive fridge magnet. More usefully, it can stick to a music stand, and stay safe while you rock out. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an

Pro Tip: How to activate Tweetbot 5’s hidden themes

Find out how to activate the hidden new themes in Tweetbot 5. You'll aos support the developer at the same time. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Pro Tip: Make Siri STFU for once

This one setting forces Siri to keep quiet whenever your iPhone is muted, making her way less embarrassing in public. Here's how to mute Siri. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple
23 Great Examples of the ‘Middle Line’ in Art, Photography and Film

23 Great Examples of the ‘Middle Line’ in Art, Photography and Film

The 'middle line' can be a powerful tool in composition. Here are 23 great examples in art, photography and film

Pro Tip: How to type the Apple logo on iPhone, Mac and iPad

Ever wondered how to type the Apple logo on your Mac, your iPhone or iPad, or even your Apple TV? It's easy! Here's how to do it. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

How to enable iPhone Photos extensions

Photos Extensions are little apps that live inside the Photos app. Here's how to enable them. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Pro Tip: How to take fancy, single-window screenshots on Mac

Take beautiful screenshots of single windows, complete with drop shadows and clean backgrounds. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Pro tip: Quickly look up a word in iOS without an app

In iOS, you can look up words, and even translate them to other languages, all from the Spotlight search bar. Here's how. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Pro Tip: Instant Markup gets way better in iOS 12

iOS 12's Markup tools have been tweaked to make them way more useful. You can adjust the thickness and opacity of pens and pencils, and use a brand-new color picker. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and

Pro Tip: How to hide photos in your iPhone Photos library

Apple's Photos app has a built-in way to hide photos, so you can stow those embarrassing shots. But be careful, because they're all gathered together on one easy-to-find place. (via Cult of Mac - Tech