Articles By Kirk McElhearn

10 Safari shortcuts

I'm a keyboard guy. While I like my Magic Trackpad, and the trackpad on my MacBook Air, I do as much as I can from the keyboard. As such, I use LaunchBar to

Published on: July 22nd, 2011 Kirk McElhearn

Clean up your Mac in 6 easy steps

It’s spring again, and with the new season comes the age-old ritual of cleaning out things you ignored for most of the year. Far be it from me to suggest that you clean

Published on: March 23rd, 2011 Kirk McElhearn

Apple’s new tablet will be good for everybody’s health

Should Steve Jobs introduce Apple's tablet (the iPad, iSlate, iTablet, or perhaps iBook) at the company's press event tomorrow, the device will likely contain a number of features: users will be able to

Published on: January 27th, 2010 Kirk McElhearn

Eight great things you can do with Apple Preview

Apple's Preview is more than just a fast and efficient program for reading PDFs, viewing graphics, and running slide shows. The version that comes with Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) has some powerful

Published on: April 4th, 2008 Kirk McElhearn

NovaMind aids experienced brainstormers

Mind-mapping is a form of visual outlining that can help you get a better overview of your projects, open your mind when brainstorming, take notes, and organize disparate ideas easily. Unlike text-based outlines,

Published on: November 8th, 2007 Kirk McElhearn