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Online Study Tools

online study toolsThe internet is full of websites designed to meet your every need, from political gossip to cat memes. However, when it’s time to get down to business it can be difficult to find reliable tools to help you get the job done.

This article presents a collection of websites that offer distinct, well-developed resources to increase your productivity.

15 PowerPoint keyboard shortcuts for masterful slide creation

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A good PowerPoint presentation has a lot to do with what you see on that deck, and how it was put together. These keyboard shortcuts will make it all easier.

Of all the programs in the Microsoft Office, PowerPoint is easily the one that requires the most artful usage. Novelists might use Microsoft Word, but you’d never be able to tell that based on what you read on the page.

What to look at when choosing between different printing services

what to look for when deciding on printing servicesWhatever your work is, and whether it’s done from home, or an office, you’re bound to have printing requirements.

Doing your own printing, or using local print shops, can be time-consuming, expensive and deliver variable results. Compared to this, online printing services offered by companies provide an easy and cost-effective service.

A quick online search, however, will reveal dozens of online printing services, so how do you know which one is right for you?

How to breathe life into an old Mac

optimise an old macYour old Mac might be a bit creaky but there’s plenty you can do to restore its youthful vigour—and much of it doesn’t cost a dime.

Your Mac gets a bit slow and creaky as it gets older, and we can probably all identify with that. Unlike with our stupid, weak-willed bodies, though, we don’t have to accept our Macs’ slowing down and eventual obsolescence as a crashing inevitability.

5 Myths About Selling on Amazon

Selling on AmazonYou may have heard that Amazon is expected to reach $100 billion in annual sales within the next two years, but there’s something else you may not have heard: Over 40 percent of merchandise sales are attributed to third-party sellers.

That means that over $40 billion in sales is going to outside merchants.

What is RSS all about?

Rss FeedRSS is an Internet protocol, a standardized way to publish frequently updated content to the Web. RSS makes it easy for originators to make their content quickly and broadly available. Many devices, including tablets, smartphones and PCs can easily access this content. RSS is short for “Really Simple Syndication”, but don’t worry about that phrase. It’s just a dumb name for a beautiful idea.

Five apps for hitting the slopes and playing in the snow

snow-apps-iosIn some parts of the country, the ski season is in full swing—and if you want to take advantage of all of this glorious powder, you’ll need more than just a basic weather forecast to get the most out of skiing, snowboarding, or just a fun-filled snow day. Grab these iOS apps to get all the details about your favorite ski resorts and snow conditions, and to connect with other winter sports pals. With these apps, you’ll never miss out on

Mac security options everyone should know

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As our lives increasingly go digital, security is a major concern not only for the various online services we use, but also for the devices on which we save our data. Chances are that if you’re reading this article, you own a Mac. And on your Mac, you’d like much of the work you do on it to be kept private.