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Keynote

Keynote is Apple's own presentation application. Like PowerPoint, it allows you to put on impressive presentations, but faster and with better end results.

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iCal

iCal is the Mac's built-in calendar applications. It's the easiest way to keep track of appointments, events, holidays and birthdays.

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Force Quitting Applications

Sometimes, even the best of apps get stuck and won't quit, no matter how hard you try. Don't worry, you can always force quit applications.

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Browsing Through Files

Browsing files on your Mac is easy. We'll teach you how to create folders, organize files and much more that will make you a more efficient Mac user.

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New video: Browse Files and Folders

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We produced a new video! Learn how to browse all the files and folders on your Mac. Hope you like it!

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Great Productivity Apps for Mac Users

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With a steady increase of potential interruptions, the challenge today is not to stay up-to-date, but to stay focused. How do one shut out all the disturbances? We’ve made a list of some of our favorite productivity-boosting apps.

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