How to block your contacts from messages and FaceTime apps

If you’re being stalked or pranked over iMessage or FaceTime, you can block that contact and prevent them from bothering you ever again. It’s simple, it’s easy, and it’s oh-so-gratifying. If there’s an especially annoying someone you’ve been waiting to ignore, here’s how to do it! With the OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 update, amongst the […]

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A farewell to Server 10.8 & a big hello to OS X Server Essentials 10.9 courses!

Last week I finished teaching my last 10.8 Apple Certified course, OS X Server Essentials 201, which concluded with a 100% pass rate – a very nice way to complete the series on! I am now looking forward to the challenge of teaching our new 10.9 Maverick courses, in fact I am just about to […]

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How to switch off notifications when mirroring your screen in 10.9

Under the Notification preferences in Mavericks, you can now switch off your notifications while you are mirroring your screen. This has proved to be really useful while we are doing demos during training! You can also turn on “Do Not Disturb” without going into System Preferences. You can do this by simply opening Notification Centre, […]

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