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Remote Control – At Last… An App For Codependents

by John Carroll on April 13, 2017

Remote Control is an App with a ton of great features… and it has the exact same name as an awesome 1988 Keven Dillon movie about a video store clerk battling aliens. What are the odds? I concentrate on the App here, but in case I’ve piqued your interest… I’ve included several stills from the movie. I […]


Why You Need A Second Email Address

March 31, 2017 Apple Tips & Tricks
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You wouldn’t drive with one eye on the road, try to strangle a partner with one hand or have only one breast enlarged… so why have just one email? Only one of anything is bad. Everyone knows that. Saving Your Sanity When you forget the password to your primary email address, the easiest way to perform a password reset […]

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Leaving… To Help People Find Me

March 3, 2017 Uncategorized
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Google is one of the few search organizations you could use to look for somebody who’s standing right next to you and be told that person is living in New Zealand. There’s a reason they don’t call these guys to sort through rubble after earthquakes. And sadly this means… I need to spend more yet more time optimizing my […]

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It’s Happening Again… And I Can’t Help It

February 2, 2017 Uncategorized
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Unfortunately… once again I have to postpone my bi-weekly posting 🙁 Working on the SEO for No Problem Mac is taking an inordinate amount of time, but it is something I need to do. Fingers crossed, you’ll see a new post on Thursday, March 2nd. Have a great weekend. Live in Los Angeles and need help with your Mac, iPad, iPhone, […]

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Why Does iPhone Content Suddenly Move Down The Screen

January 19, 2017 Apple Tips & Tricks
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Has the content of your iPhone ever suddenly moved down so it occupies only the bottom half of the screen? Does this keep happening? What The Hell Is Going On? You’ve stumbled across a feature of iOS called Reachability. The purpose is to make screen content easier to reach if you’re using one hand. You initiate […]

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Consider An Upgrade. Your Mac Is Only Mostly Dead.

January 5, 2017 Apple Hardware
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If your computer has slowed to a crawl, being perpetually annoyed and ignoring the problem is not a great strategy. Over the past few years two major changes have occurred that you should know about: The latest Apple computers have become more expensive and less upgradeable. The cost of upgrading has significantly dropped. Should You Buy A […]

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No Problem Mac Wishes You A Very Merry Christmas

December 25, 2016 Uncategorized
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This year over 400,000 readers from 222 countries visited the Blog. Whether you’re sipping cocktails in a high rise or buried under rubble in a war zone… thank you for stopping by. Now the bad news. The final post for 2016 was scheduled for Thursday the 29th. Unfortunately, yesterday I bought an Xbox One S and quickly lost interest in working, eating […]

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Fantastic Gifts And Where To Find Them

December 15, 2016 Amazon Echo
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We all know that material possessions don’t lead to happiness. Not giving gifts should be seen as an attempt to provide others with a deep sense of joy. In case your friends and family don’t feel this is an amazing insight… I’ve put together this list of gift ideas you can use in an emergency. […]

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Apple Notes. Finally… A Good Place To Hide Your Secrets

December 1, 2016 Apple Tips & Tricks
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Notes provides a quick place to store information that can be synced across Macs and iOS devices. In macOS Sierra you can now password protect individual notes. You may have notes containing medical information, business ideas, outrageous life goals, embarrassing daily affirmations or really bad poetry that you don’t want anyone to see. If you keep your passwords in […]

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No Post Today… New Macbook Pro To Blame

November 17, 2016 Uncategorized
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Yesterday, my new Macbook Pro arrived. I maxed out the specs.. and it ended up costing the kind of money you could use to end world hunger. Still… it was worth every penny. The Touch Bar alone is an amazing addition, the new keyboard is perfect and the sound will blow your socks off, if you happen […]

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