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Safari Updates the Clear Browser History

Safari and all other web browsers give you the ability to clear your browser history. Sometime over the last year it appears that Apple has updated Safari to allow you to clear your history based on periods of time. Now, you can just clear your browser history for the last hour. This is really handy…

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Get Driving Directions for your Contacts Using Apple Maps

Are you travelling to a new location and aren’t exactly sure how to get there? It’s easy to pull up a map to find the location and get driving diretions using Maps. There are a couple of ways to map an address. First, if, in Safari you can map an address by selecting the address,…

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Copy Paste Addresses into Contacts with Ease

I usually begin the new year doing some maintenance on contacts that I have in my address book. I try to do this annually because over the years I’ve accumulated a lot of contacts that I know longer keep in touch with or who’s details have changed. I recently discovered something in Yosemite that I…

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iTunes Match Stuck on Step1? Here’s a fix.

I recently added iTunes Match to my iTunes account. I was a subscriber during the beta period but haven’t used it since.¬†Anyway, when I tried to start it, ¬†iTunes Match became stuck on step 1. I did some poking around on Apple Forums and here is what I came across to unstick Step 1. Open…

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Synchronize Two iTunes Libraries

iTunes Home Sharing feature is a great way to listen to content in other iTunes libraries around your house. It’s also pretty simple to copy individual songs. In my case though neither of these options are quite good enough. I am a multiple Mac household. I have a MacBook Pro for work, my wife has…

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