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

Get Continuity on an unsupported Mac

Get Continuity on an unsupported Mac

Older Macs don't get access to the Continuity features in Mac OS X Yosemite - but it is possible to get Handoff, AirDrop and other features working with a little effort

Older Macs don't get access to the Continuity features in Mac OS X Yosemite - but it is possible to get Handoff, AirDrop and other features working with a little effort

16 Feb 15

Manage Macs on a Windows-based network

Manage Macs on a Windows-based network

Using a Mac at work amongst a hoard of unfriendly Windows PCs? Here’s how to make everything play nicely

Using a Mac at work amongst a hoard of unfriendly Windows PCs? Here’s how to make everything play nicely

19 Jan 15

10 expert tips for Office for iOS, use Word, PowerPoint and Excel on your iPad or iPhone

Expert tips for Office for iPad and iPhone

10 tips to help you get the very best from Word, Excel and PowerPoint on your iPad or iPhone

10 tips to help you get the very best from Word, Excel and PowerPoint on your iPad or iPhone

18 Jan 15

 
Apple TV expert tips: get US Apple TV content, watch Google Play, use multiple Apple IDs and more

Expert tips for the Apple TV

Push the capabilities of your Apple TV to the limit with these expert-level tips

Push the capabilities of your Apple TV to the limit with these expert-level tips

26 Dec 14

OS X Server review

OS X Server review

For anybody overseeing a host of Apple devices there’s simply no beating Apple’s server offering

For anybody overseeing a host of Apple devices there’s simply no beating Apple’s server offering

25 Nov 14

 
Tips for TextEdit: How to get more from Apple's text editor

Top 10 surprising TextEdit for Mac tips

Don’t think your Mac’s default text editor is a dumbed-down tool. There’s a surprising amount of power there, as our 10 tips demonstrate.

Don’t think your Mac’s default text editor is a dumbed-down tool. There’s a surprising amount of power there, as our 10 tips demonstrate.

28 Apr 14

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