Keir Thomas

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Keir has edited several PC and Linux magazines but these days prefers to write about Macs, iPads and iPhones. He's the author of several books, including two editions of Mac Kung Fu and also iPad and iPhone Kung Fu.

Articles by Keir Thomas

How to use Spotlight to find things on your Mac in Yosemite and El Capitan, top tips for searching on a Mac

Spotlight tips for OS X El Capitan & Yosemite

Your Mac’s search tool is unparalleled in power and ease-of-use, as we explore with 10 top tips to squeeze the most from it

Your Mac’s search tool is unparalleled in power and ease-of-use, as we explore with 10 top tips to squeeze the most from it

11 Sep 15

Best Steve Jobs Movies to watch - best films about Apple

Must watch movies about Apple and Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs the movie star - the best movie portrayals of Apple and Steve Jobs so far

Steve Jobs the movie star - the best movie portrayals of Apple and Steve Jobs so far

25 Aug 15

OS X El Capitan vs Yosemite

OS X El Capitan vs Yosemite

What can you expect when you upgrade to El Capitan at the end of September? Keir Thomas takes an in-depth look

What can you expect when you upgrade to El Capitan at the end of September? Keir Thomas takes an in-depth look

15 Jul 15

 
Outlook for Mac 2016 preview

Outlook for Mac 2016 preview

We have some criticisms, but this is essentially a solid email app offering decent core features

We have some criticisms, but this is essentially a solid email app offering decent core features

25 May 15

PowerPoint for Mac 2016 preview

PowerPoint for Mac 2016 preview

PowerPoint is less clunky and in terms of usability it’s advanced significantly

PowerPoint is less clunky and in terms of usability it’s advanced significantly

25 May 15

10 of the best Yosemite Extensions, extend OS X with these useful widgets

10 top Yosemite extensions

Extensions can be used across OS X. Here are 10 of the best.

Extensions can be used across OS X. Here are 10 of the best.

06 May 15

Photos for Mac review

Photos for Mac review

Photos has finally arrived. Was it worth the wait?

Photos has finally arrived. Was it worth the wait?

20 Apr 15

 
Android Lollipop vs iOS 8

Android Lollipop vs iOS 8

The latest Android release can match iOS blow-for-blow but who’s better, and who’s best? We provide the answer

The latest Android release can match iOS blow-for-blow but who’s better, and who’s best? We provide the answer

01 Apr 15

Complete guide to Continuity features in Mac and iOS

Complete guide to Continuity features in Mac and iOS

Merge your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Mac into a harmonious whole with our guide to using Continuity on OS X and iOS

Merge your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Mac into a harmonious whole with our guide to using Continuity on OS X and iOS

30 Mar 15

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