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Goal Live: Goal Alerts on iPhone, iPad & Apple Watch

In April 2009 I discovered iFooty. During the 7 years of it’s life (it relied on a 3rd party service and was discontinued in April 2016) it provided me with the latest soccer news and up to the minute scores. But what did I replace it with once it had gone?

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How to Restore Chrome Bookmarks on a Mac

A few weeks ago I accidentally deleted all my bookmarks in Chrome. Because I sync my bookmarks across devices, they also disappeared from my iPhone, iPad, personal Windows laptop and work Windows laptop. In this post I explain how I restored them on my iMac.

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iPhone: Receiving Texts in Do Not Disturb Mode

A while ago I made a decision to enable Do Not Disturb mode on my iPhone as a default. The problem with this scenario of course is that there are people that I want to talk to when Do Not Disturb is enabled. In this post I explain how I solved the problem.

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Microsoft OneDrive

OneDrive is a Cloud storage solution from Microsoft. In this post I cover how to get access to it on Windows, Mac and iOS and talk about some of the functionality such as syncing, sharing and co-authoring documents.

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Sequel Pro – An Essential Tool for WordPress Site Owners

An average website or blog owner will probably never need to fiddle with the WordPress database. However, when it comes to troubleshooting, having a basic understanding of it and being able to access it quickly and easily can save you time (and money)

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