The 10 Coolest Windows Shortcuts You Never Knew About

Keyboard shortcuts are the essence of PC productivity. While newbs slowly mouse around their screens in search of buttons to click, seasoned tech vets hammer through a day's work with ease thanks to a wealth of arcane hotkey combos that knock out useful tasks in seconds. Of course, every PC user knows a few handy… » 7/06/11 3:30pm 7/06/11 3:30pm

iPhone Tip: Put Club Cards On Your Phone As Pictures

While this might not work for cards you have to slide through a magnetic reader, the idea is definitely sound. Just take pictures of your club cards (Costco, Safeway, Blockbuster), import them into your iPhone as an album, and trim down the number of cards you have to carry in your wallet. When you need to use a card,… » 5/13/08 5:30pm 5/13/08 5:30pm

Never Wait for Apple Geniuses: How to Quick Drop Your Mac

Our buddies at the Consumerist got a nice tip from a disgruntled Apple Genius on how to drop off your Mac for repairs without waiting. If you can't be buggered to make an appointment, all you have to do is show up, keep refusing to come back at a later date, and they'll eventually give you a Quick Drop form to fill… » 2/09/07 4:31pm 2/09/07 4:31pm