Spotlight

05.29.15
YouTube montage celebrates 10 years of wasting your time
05.29.15

YouTube montage celebrates 10 years of wasting your time

From screaming goats to Russian meteorites, YouTube has been making us unproductive since 2005. Wh...

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05.27.15
Apple is reportedly working on its answer to Google Now
05.27.15

Apple is reportedly working on its answer to Google Now

Apple has made some efforts to give you relevant info when you need it (such as iOS' Today screen)...

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05.06.15
Apple is crawling the web to help your Siri and Spotlight searches
05.06.15

Apple is crawling the web to help your Siri and Spotlight searches

Apple doesn't have to rely solely on outside web providers like Google or Microsoft to fuel your i...

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01.09.15
OS X Spotlight Search glitch can expose your IP address and other details to spammers
01.09.15

OS X Spotlight Search glitch can expose your IP address and other details to spammers

If you use Spotlight Search and the OS X Mail application, you should take a moment to look at you...

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07.23.14
Mac 101: Use Spotlight to quickly solve math problems
07.23.14

Mac 101: Use Spotlight to quickly solve math problems

OS X's search tool, Spotlight, does more than just file and web searches. The handy utility also c...

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06.27.14
MIT's Local Warming system warms you while you wander
06.27.14

MIT's Local Warming system warms you while you wander

Thought experiment time, folks: what would do you if you wanted to warm up a few people in a big,...

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06.04.14
Apple picks Bing over Google to power Spotlight search on OS X Yosemite and iOS 8
06.04.14

Apple picks Bing over Google to power Spotlight search on OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

While Google is the 800-pound gorilla when it comes to search, Apple is becoming increasingly flir...

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03.06.14
How to find an app that's missing on your iOS device
03.06.14

How to find an app that's missing on your iOS device

I'm an app-aholic. I have far too many apps on my iOS device, and I add more almost every day. I d...

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11.25.13
Not So Massively: Star Citizen's mining ship, D3's cow level, and Elite's incoming alpha
11.25.13

Not So Massively: Star Citizen's mining ship, D3's cow level, and Elite's incoming alpha

With the monumental funding push from its anniversary sale, Star Citizen broke three million-dollar...

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