Nifty iPad Gestures: Multi-Touch and Assistive Touch

Apple brings simplicity, design and ease of use to its many products. On the iPad, that includes gestures – Multi-Touch and Assistive Touch Multi-Touch With the swipe of 3, 4, or 5 fingers, you can navigate through your iPad without clicking on the home button, saving time and increasing productivity. Here are a few useful […]

20 Essential Keyboard Shortcuts to Commonly Used Characters and Symbols

The latest in our Keyboard Shortcuts series. Keyboard shortcuts let you access frequently used features with a keystroke, and with your fingers never leaving the keyboard to use the mouse on your computer, saving time and increasing productivity. Many applications have scores or hundreds of shortcuts, but who can remember them all? It can be […]

Slides from "Android for Lawyers" Webinar

Here is the slide deck from the webinar – Android for Lawyers – by “The Droid Lawyer,” Jeff Taylor, who discusses the basics of the Android system, compares devices and features, and reviews a few favorite apps for lawyers using Android. A recording will be up shortly on Rocket Academy. Android for Lawyers from Rocket […]

How to Use SIRI to Manage Your App Settings and Your Life

So you’ve updated your iPhone to iOS 7 and gotten lost in the new design. I can relate, having spent hours playing with each new feature to see just what was so great about the latest iOS release. What I didn’t fully appreciate until recently, were the new changes made to SIRI, along with enhancements […]

How To Make Your Computer Crash Proof And Cloud Friendly

The other day the good folks at my local Apple store unloaded the bad news that my ailing hard drive needed to be replaced and advised me to backup first. Aside from a few images and non-essential documents, I was good to go. Here’s how I manage my hard drive to be crash proof and […]

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20 Essential Keyboard Shortcuts For Google Docs Power Users

The latest in our Keyboard Shortcuts series. Keyboard shortcuts let you access frequently used features with a keystroke, and with your fingers never leaving the keyboard to use the mouse on your computer, saving time and increasing productivity. Many applications have scores or hundreds of shortcuts, but who can remember them all? It can be […]

A Few Favorite iOS 7 Features

Updating my iPhone to iOS 7 feels like I got a new phone without having to purchase one. And that’s especially comforting since my iPhone 5 was stolen and I’m stuck with an iPhone 4. By the time I’m eligible for an upgrade, the iPhone 6 will probably be out. But enough complaining about a […]

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20 Essential Keyboard Shortcuts For Firefox Power Users

The latest in our Keyboard Shortcuts series. Keyboard shortcuts let you access frequently used features with a keystroke, and with your fingers never leaving the keyboard to use the mouse on your computer, saving time and increasing productivity. Many applications have scores or hundreds of shortcuts, but who can remember them all? It can be […]