Video: Photo Editing in Fotor

Video: Photo Editing in Fotor

The Mac App Store has proved to be a boon for photo editing enthusiasts as numerous photo editing apps appear seemingly on a daily basis. After the acquisition of Snapseed by Google they terminated development of the desktop application leaving me open to trying some of the many alternatives.

One of the prime candidates to replace Snapseed was Fotor. It’s no Photoshop killer but then it doesn’t have to be as it has two huge benefits over Photoshop. First, it’s simple to use and secondly it’s free!

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Video: Presenter View in PowerPoint 2011

Video: Presenter View in PowerPoint 2011

As many readers will know I love Keynote and it has been my primary presentation application since I switched to the Mac back in 2006. Sadly the new version is somewhat lacking when it comes to the presenter view. Whereas in the previous version the entire view was customizable, there is nothing customizable in the new version.

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Video: Making a Calendar with Word

Video: Making a Calendar with Word

Not so long ago the free templates Microsoft provided for their flagship applications bordered on laughable. Poor design and limited functionality meant that instead of showcasing the very best of what the apps could do they became almost a parody of themselves.

Well times change and the range of templates available from Microsoft’s online library is both impressive and extensive. So I took the opportunity to to test drive one of these new templates and deep dive on how to create, customize and personalize a calendar in Microsoft Word 2013.

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