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

10 top hacks for OS X: sneaky tricks you didn't know you can do in Mac OS X

10 tweaks for Mac OS X

Get a little bit more from OS X and smooth away some rough edges with 10 sneaky little tricks and tweaks

Get a little bit more from OS X and smooth away some rough edges with 10 sneaky little tricks and tweaks

11 Mar 15

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

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