Evan Kline

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  • Screenshooting on the iPad Using a Keyboard →
    by Evan Kline on November 15, 2018 at 3:39 am

    Dr. Drang: As you probably remember, ⇧⌘3 on a Mac takes a screenshot of the whole screen and ⇧⌘4 turns the cursor into crosshairs so you can select a rectangular portion of the screen to capture.. On the iPad, ⇧⌘3 captures the whole screen, just like the Mac (and just like capturing with the top […]∞ Permalink […]

  • Mailbutler Review
    by Evan Kline on November 8, 2018 at 5:40 pm

    Don’t give up if you lament the lack of advanced functionality in the default Mail app on Mac, as there are a number of third-party plugins available which add features to Mail. One of the more comprehensive plugins is Mailbutler, a tool that lets you snooze messages, schedule messages to be sent later, attach notes […]

  • The Friction of an iPad for the Middle User →
    by Evan Kline on November 6, 2018 at 2:45 pm

    Gabe Weatherhead at Macdrifter: I don’t count bloggers and podcasters as normal iPad users. There’s a different kind of drive for these folks. Part of that drive is being able to write about their impressive accomplishments with an iPad. That will always take some of the sting out of losing hours trying to figure out […]∞ Permalink […]

  • Finally Making Sense of Magic Variables in the Shortcuts App →
    by Evan Kline on October 27, 2018 at 4:24 pm

    Dr. Drang: All those green bubbles come from a single Magic Variable and its many parts. I’m going to show how to put them together—partly because it might help you, but mostly in the hope that doing this will reinforce the use of Magic Variables with me. The introduction of Magic Variables in version 1.7 […]∞ Permalink […]

  • A Few Simple Apple Maps Tips →
    by Evan Kline on October 14, 2018 at 4:24 pm

    Gabe Weatherhead at Macdrifter: If I’m already following a route and I’m getting low on gas or caffeine, I swipe up from the bottom to reveal some new options. There are quick search options for gas and food. I’m trying to reduce my Google footprint. As a result, I find myself using Apple Maps more […]∞ Permalink […]

  • Master macOS Mojave screenshots →
    by Evan Kline on October 13, 2018 at 8:41 pm

    Jeff Benjamin writing for 9to5Mac: After a screenshot is taken, you’ll notice that it doesn’t instantly appear on your Desktop as it did with previous versions of macOS. Instead, macOS Mojave has adopted an iOS-like system that places a floating thumbnail of the screenshot in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen, allowing users to […]∞ Permalink […]

  • Apple Frames: A Shortcut for Framing Screenshots from Every Apple Device →
    by Evan Kline on October 11, 2018 at 1:07 am

    Federico Viticci writing for MacStories: When I published my iPhone XS Frames shortcut two weeks ago, I noted that my goal was to eventually support screenshots and device templates from other Apple devices, starting with the Apple Watch and MacBook Pro. After two weeks spent rebuilding the shortcut and asking Silvia to prepare several more […]∞ Permalink […]

  • 7 Sources for Ready-Made iOS Shortcuts
    by Evan Kline on October 4, 2018 at 1:28 am

    With the release of iOS 12, the Shortcuts app was released into the wild. Unlike Siri Shortcuts, through which you can assign simple voice commands to frequently used actions on your device, the Shortcuts app empowers you to build simple and complex automated workflows with a building block interface. If you are intrigued by the […]

  • Use LaunchBar to Toggle Dark Mode in Mojave
    by Evan Kline on September 30, 2018 at 11:12 pm

    NightOwl is a menu bar app to help you quickly toggle Mojave’s dark mode on and off. But I f your menu bar is already too cluttered, or if you prefer keeping your hands on the keyboard, you can set up your own tool to accomplish this instead. To do so, you need a program […]

  • Siri Shortcuts and Things →
    by Evan Kline on September 30, 2018 at 9:18 pm

    Marius Masalar, at his blog: “Hey Siri, Add a new Writing task” This example creates a new task in Things within my ‘Writing’ area, assigned to Today, and presents me with a pre-filled quick-entry window where I can add the title and hit save. I’ve already created almost 50 Siri Shortcuts, but I haven’t done […]∞ Permalink […]