Core and Utility Tutorial Collection for the Mac, iPad, and iPhone

The following tutorials are for apps that help you be more productive with your Mac, iPad, and iPhone.

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Tutor for News for the iPad

If you are new to the News app on the iPad or you get the latest news from the News app, you’ll want to take a look at Tutor for News for the iPad. With the News app, you can follow your favorite news sources and topics, receive alerts from specific news sources, and love stories to see more stories like the ones you love or dislike stories to see fewer. You can also save stories or article to view later and view your history. We go over all the features and more in Tutor for News for the iPad.

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Tutor for Books for the iPhone

In this tutorial, I look at the re-designed Books app on the iPhone. This was formally known as iBooks in previous iOS versions. So what’s new? In addition to a new name, Books, it has a new design, one that I find pleasing and easier to discover new books. In this tutorial I go through the major features of Books

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Tutor for Voice Memos for the Mac

Learn about the new Voice Memos app on macOS Mojave with our Tutor for Voice Memos tutorial. In addition to recording voice memos, you can also edit them including trimming the beginning or end of a voice memo, deleting a portion out of the middle of a voice memo, replacing a voice memo, and recover deleted voice memos.

Tutor for Stocks on the iPad

Learn about the Stocks app on the iPad with iOS 12 with our Tutor for Stocks Tutorial With the Stocks app, we can watch our favorite stocks, view the most recent news on our stocks, and even view our stocks using the Today view on the iPad. In this tutorial, we look at the major […]

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Tutor for Stocks on the Mac

Learn about the new Stocks app on macOS Mojave with our Tutor for Stocks Tutorial Apple introduced the Stocks app in macOS Mojave. With the Stocks app, we can watch our favorite stocks, view the most recent news on our stocks, and even view our stocks using the Today view on the Mac. In this […]

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Tutor for Measure on the iPhone

In this tutorial we look at the new Measure app in iOS 12 on the iPhone. With the Measure app we can measure objects just by aiming our iPhone at what we want to measure. If it’s a rectangle, the Measure app will automatically measure it, otherwise we can mark where we want to take measurements from.

Tutor for Screenshots on the Mac

Have you ever wanted to take a screenshot on your Mac? Not sure how? In this tutorial I’ll show you how you can take screenshots on your Mac.

Tutor for Image Capture on the Mac

In this tutorial we look at how Image Capture on the Mac imports photos and videos from our camera and how we scan documents with Image Capture. This includes importing into folders, viewing EXIF data, and doing detailed scans by setting the DPI, file type for scanned documents, and applying image correction.

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Tutor for Voice Memos on the iPhone

Learn about the Voice Memos app on the iPhone with our Tutor for Voice Memos Tutorial. This tutorial on the Voice Memos app for the iPhone is a short three lessons and covers all the major features including creating and deleting voice memos, sharing voice memos, trimming and deleting portions of a voice memo, and access your voice memos from the Control Center.

Tutor for Stocks for the iPhone

Learn about the Stocks app on the iPhone with our Tutor for Stocks Tutorial. This tutorial on the Stocks app for the iPhone is a short three lessons, but you may learn something including how to view your watched stocks in the Today view. If you watch stocks using the Stocks app on the iPhone, take a look at our short tutorial.

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Tutor for Compass for the iPhone

This is the shortest tutorial on the site, but one that highlights a couple features that are easily forgotten or not even known about with the iPhone. You can use the iPhone as a compass and as a level. The compass shows North, your longitude and latitude, and altitude. With the level you can see […]

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Tutor for Clock for the iPad

The Clock app on the iPad offers more than just telling the time and setting alarms. In this tutorial we look at the features the Clock app offers on the iPad. These features include viewing times and how far ahead or behind a city is in time compared to where you are, adding and modifying […]

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Tutor for Clock for the iPhone

The Clock app on the iPhone offers more than just telling the time and setting alarms. In this tutorial we look at the features the Clock app offers on the iPhone. These features include viewing times and how far ahead or behind a city is in time compared to where you are, adding and modifying […]

Tutor for iCloud for iPad

In this tutorial we look at iCloud on the iPad. We start out by discussing what is iCloud and then we go to setting up iCloud on your iPad. From there we look at the various services iCloud has to offer in detail including sharing photos, sharing files, sharing notes, sharing calendars, family sharing, and […]

Tutor for iCloud for iPhone

In this tutorial we look at iCloud on the iPhone. We start out by discussing what is iCloud and then we go to setting up iCloud on your iPhone. From there we look at the various services iCloud has to offer in detail including sharing photos, sharing files, sharing notes, sharing calendars, family sharing, and […]

Tutor for iCloud for the Mac

In this tutorial we look at iCloud on the Mac. We start out by discussing what is iCloud and then we go to setting up iCloud on your Mac. From there we look at the various services iCloud has to offer in detail including sharing photos, sharing files, sharing notes, sharing calendars, and more. We […]

Tutor for Preview for the Mac

In this tutorial for the Preview app on the Mac we look at what we can do with Preview including opening images, converting images, and marking up documents.

Core and Utility Tutorial Collection for the Mac, iPad, and iPhone – Discontinued

The following tutorials are for apps that help you be more productive with your Mac, iPad, and iPhone. These are for apps that are discontinued, but in some cases may still work.

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Tutor for Books for the Mac

With the Books app you can download samples from the Book Store, organize your books in collections, free up space on your Mac by offloading your books to iCloud, change the text size and font while reading a book, bookmark pages, highlight text, and add notes to highlighted text. I take a look at all these features and more in Tutor for Books for the Mac.