Did you know that you can SHIFT LOCK your iPhone and...

Tapping around my iPhone today, I stumbled on to something so obvious that I couldn't believe I never noticed it before: You can Shift...

Is Google Now Killing Your Battery Life? Here’s How To Fix...

After Google Now was released to iOS users earlier this week, some have reported seeing their iOS device's battery-life diminish. After a bit of...

31 Days Of OS X Tips: Easily Disconnect From A Wi-Fi...

Sometimes, you need to disconnect from your Wi-Fi network in order to test something. And if you’re testing different networks, just turning your Wi-Fi...

Get the size of a group of files with the option...

Have you ever wanted to get the file size of a group of files in a Finder window but have no freaking clue how...

Add a Trash icon in Finder’s sidebar

Today I'm going to show you how to add a new item to that Finder sidebar. For some reason Apple does not include a...

Control iTunes from around the desktop with SizzlingKeys

For an operating system as advanced as OS X it's absolutely ridiculous that we have to resort to hacks in order to switch between...

30 Days Of iOS Tips: Disable Background App Refresh

Background app refresh has been great for my RSS Reader, podcasts, and iBooks—apps that I want to fetch new content in the background—but do...

Quick Tip: make your Mac say DROID just like the commercials

We love poking fun of Android here at Macgasm. It's not that we really care about how the operating system performs; it's that we...

Mac Newbie Tip: Printing to a PDF

One of the most useful tools built into Mac OS X is a little button that is easily missed. When you trigger the print...

Add Keyboard Shortcuts to your Apps

I'm in love with Safari. I'm inside of it more than any other application on my Mac. It works well, but I was starting...