Mac Custom Text Shortcuts

Mac Custom Text Shortcuts

Your Mac gives you the ability to create custom text shortcuts to use instead of typing long phrases or frequent sentences by only using few characters. To achieve that, head over to System Preferences, Keyboard, and select the Text tab. System Preferences - Keyboard - Text There you will find a table that contains nothing, you can start adding your custom shortcuts by clicking on…
Mac UPS Settings

Mac UPS Settings

I recently acquired a new Mac mini, and because of the recent storms we've been having and the frequent power outages I decided to purchase a UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) to protect my Mac. I did a quick search and landed on this unit* for $65 from APC that I found on Amazon that seems to provide up to 67 minutes of uninterrupted power. APC…
Swift Tutorial: How to Make a Floating Button Programmatically

Swift Tutorial: How to Make a Floating Button Programmatically

Have you seen the compose button in the Gmail or Twitter app on your iPhone and wondered how you can make a button that just floats in your view? Well, in this tutorial I will be showing you how you can create that button programmatically in few simple lines of code. 1- Create the UIButton programmatically in your view controller, give it a title, and…
How to Get Started with AdMob for iOS; Tips and Best Practices

How to Get Started with AdMob for iOS; Tips and Best Practices

Before We Get Started AdMob is an advertisement platform made by Google as an extension of AdSense to allow app developers to make earnings with easy to implement in-app ads. In this post, I will go over how to add ads to your iOS app, type of ads you can implement, and some best practices that I've came across while adding ads to my apps.…
A Detailed Guide Into How to Setup Apple Family Sharing

A Detailed Guide Into How to Setup Apple Family Sharing

Family share gives you the ability to share your subscriptions, purchases, iCloud storage, and many more things with your family members without having them to purchase their own. This is a great feature if you want to save up some money on subscriptions, or apps that you have already purchased but your family members want to use them as well. Getting Started To get started,…