Garrick Chow

Posts by Garrick Chow

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    Five iOS 10 Accessibility Features That Are Useful to Everyone

    November 15, 2016

    Since its inception, iOS has provided a wide array of accessibility features designed to make it easier for those with vision, hearing or mobility impairments to operate and interact with their phones. These features are tucked away under Settings, and are often overlooked, but there are several features that can be useful to everyone. 1. AssistiveTouch This...

  • 6 Ways to Actually Be Productive with Siri

    September 16, 2016

    With the release of iOS 10, Apple has again improved and expanded the capabilities of Siri, the built-in “digital assistant” feature that lets you control your iPhone and iPad with your voice. For many people though, Siri still seems to be relegated to the “party trick” category—it’s fun to play around with (Hey Siri, tell me a joke! Hey Siri, beam me up! Hey...

  • 5 Tips for Working with Video in PowerPoint

    September 6, 2016

    If you often have to create PowerPoint presentations, you probably understand the challenge of keeping your audience’s attention with slide after slide of bullet points, graphs, and stock photos. Happily, PowerPoint makes it easy to also add video clips to your slides, which can often grab and maintain the attention of your audience better than slides full of...

  • How to Create Your Own Click Track in GarageBand

    July 21, 2016

    As a musician, I’ve long been a fan of Apple’s GarageBand software for its ease of use and powerful recording and editing tools. It’s...

  • Export Your Song: How to Share GarageBand Files

    June 17, 2016

    We’ve shown you how to record and mix a song in GarageBand to create a unique custom gift for someone you love. Now it’s time to send...