Identify the Fonts on Any Web Page [Chrome]

Identify the Fonts on Any Web Page [Chrome]

WhatFont is a Chrome extension that will identify the fonts used on any web page, just by hovering your mouse over them. No more web font guessing!

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Disable Attachment Previews in Mail [Mac]

Disable Attachment Previews in Mail [Mac]

Don’t want anyone peeking at your attachment in the Mac OS X Mail app? Here’s a quick tip that will show you how to disable attachment previews.

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How to Use Emoji in Mac OS X Mavericks

How to Use Emoji in Mac OS X Mavericks

Want to insert smilies and symbols into your tweets and/or Facebook status messages? If so, here’s how you can use Emoji in Mac OS X Mavericks.

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How to Download Your Tweets from Twitter

How to Download Your Tweets from Twitter

There is an archive feature on Twitter that lets you download your tweets, starting with your first tweet. Here’s how to do just that in 3 simple steps.

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Preview Firefox Tabs without Clicking on Them

Preview Firefox Tabs without Clicking on Them

If you have a large amount of tabs open in Firefox, wouldn’t it be much easier if you could preview your Firefox tabs just by hovering your mouse over them? Here’s how you can do it.

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How to Intellihide the Mac Dock For Better Efficiency

How to Intellihide the Mac Dock For Better Efficiency

The dock in Mac has done a good job in auto-hiding itself when not in use, but it will be better if it comes with the intellihide feature – intelligently hiding itself when there is a need to. Here is how you can add intellihide feature to the dock in Mac.

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6 Useful Apps to Control iTunes From the Menu Bar in Mac

6 Useful Apps to Control iTunes From the Menu Bar in Mac

If you’re one of those who uses iTunes to listen to music, you may be looking for easier ways to control it while doing other things on your Mac. We’ll take a look at 6 Mac apps that allow you to control iTunes from the menu bar.

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Sync Any Folder on Your Mac with Your Favorite Cloud Service

Sync Any Folder on Your Mac with Your Favorite Cloud Service

One of the restriction with cloud storage services is that you are confined to a single folder where have to place your files for them to be synced to the cloud. MacDropAny is a simple app for Mac that lets you easily sync any folder on your Mac with your favorite cloud storage.

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Find Out if Your Hard Disk is About to Fail with SMARTReporter [Mac]

Find Out if Your Hard Disk is About to Fail with SMARTReporter [Mac]

If you’ve ever suffered a hard disk failure on your computer, you know how devastating it can be – especially if you haven’t been backing up your data regularly. Wouldn’t it be great if there is an early warning system that can keep you up-to-date on the status of your hard disk and lets you know right away if errors are found?

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How to Add the New “Mavericks” Features to Mountain Lion [Mac]

How to Add the New “Mavericks” Features to Mountain Lion [Mac]

Love it or hate it, OS X Mavericks is coming this fall. If you just can’t wait to try out some of its features, have no fear because you really don’t need the new OS to get these new features. Instead, I’m going to show you how to get all of Mavericks features and more by using third-party tools and applications that are already available to you (most for free).

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Secure Your Folders with Espionage Encryption [Mac]

Secure Your Folders with Espionage Encryption [Mac]

There may be times when you have sensitive items on your computer that you want to keep away from prying eyes. In Mac OS X, you can easily secure your folders and protect yourself with the Espionage app.

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Create Custom Folders for Your Mac with Folder Magic

Create Custom Folders for Your Mac with Folder Magic

Are you bored with the folders on your Mac? Even though some folders may have different icons on them, they’re all the same boring blue. Are you looking for a quick and easy way to create custom folders for your Mac to make the important folders stand out? If so, Folder Magic is the perfect application for you.

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Show Notification Counts on Pinned Tabs in Chrome

Show Notification Counts on Pinned Tabs in Chrome

Do you use pinned tabs in Chrome as a way to keep up with your email and/or social networking sites – like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn? Wouldn’t it be great if you could display notification counts for messages and unread items on your pinned tabs? Here’s how you can do so.

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Find Out Which Apps Are Affecting Your Battery Life in Mac

Find Out Which Apps Are Affecting Your Battery Life in Mac

Are you looking for an easy way to make your Mac’s battery last longer when there’s no outlet around? If so, a free and open-source application like gfxCardStatus lets you see exactly which apps are affecting your battery life by using power-hungry graphics.

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Temporarily Suspend a Tab in Chrome to Free Up System Memory

Temporarily Suspend a Tab in Chrome to Free Up System Memory

Do you often open a lot of tabs in Google Chrome, just to leave most of them untouched for hours? One way to prevent it from eating away your computer’s memory is to suspend the tab until you’re ready to use it. Here’s how to do so.

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Get Quick Access to Your Recently Closed Apps [Mac]

Get Quick Access to Your Recently Closed Apps [Mac]

AppsBar gives you a quick launch bar for all your recently closed apps on a Mac. It displays your recently closed apps at the top of the screen, uses very few resources and does not engage the discrete GPU, so you won’t have to worry about it slowing down your computer.

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How to Enable Two-Factor Authentication For Your Microsoft Account

How to Enable Two-Factor Authentication For Your Microsoft Account

While Google has implemented two-factor authentication a long time ago, many people will wonder what took Microsoft so long to follow suit. While they are late to the game, it is still better late than never. Here is how you can activate the two factor authentication for your Microsoft account.

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Search Your Browser Bookmarks from Spotlight [Mac]

Search Your Browser Bookmarks from Spotlight [Mac]

Do you have a lot of browser bookmarks in Firefox and/or Google Chrome? If so, I’m sure you’d like an easy way to search through them on your Mac – like you can with Safari bookmarks. Luckily, the Brow Mac app makes that all possibly in just a few short, simple steps.

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