7 Quick Base tips and tricks

The low-code/no-code development platform Quick Base lets so-called citizen developers create applications and workflows for their teams and departments without needing the intervention of IT. Based on the structure of a database, as its name implies, the platform relies on fields, records, and reports to create, link, and manipulate sets …

Safari to ape Firefox, go all-in on anti-tracking

The WebKit project – the open-source initiative that generates code for Apple’s Safari browser – quietly announced last week that it would follow in Mozilla’s footsteps and quash tracking technologies designed to follow users across the web. In a short message on Aug. 14, the WebKit team pointed to its …

10 Trello power-ups for maximum productivity

So, you’ve figured out what Trello’s all about. You’ve mastered the Trello basics. You’ve made your way through the most advanced Trello tips and tricks. And still, you say, you want more efficiency-enhancing power? Still, you need more organization automation? Still, you want your project management software to seem smarter? …

LumaFusion 2.0 review: More tracks, streamlined UI beef up mobile video editor

iPadOS promises to bring improved multitasking, multiple windows from the same app, and support for SMB servers and external drives. That last one is of particular interest to mobile video editors, because it will enable access to video and audio content saved on USB hard drives and network-attached storage. LumaTouch …

4 noteworthy new Chrome OS features coming your way right now

Android upgrades can often seem like an eternal waiting game, thanks to the role unmotivated device-makers play in the process — but with Chrome OS, it’s a completely different story. Chrome OS upgrades, y’see, roll out to every current Chromebook within days of their release, directly from Google and without …

Slack touts ‘announcement channels’ for team update broadcasts

Slack admins can now designate any channel to be used for announcements only, a move aimed at minimizing distractions and ensuring that important information is communicated to workers. While it’s already possible to limit posting in the default #general channel in Slack workspaces, the change unveiled today allows admins on …

2 Android Q features we still haven’t seen in action

We’re down to the final countdown for Google’s Android Q release — and by and large, it feels like there aren’t many surprises left. After all, while Q won’t technically be released for another week or three, the software’s been evolving in a public beta for nearly five months now.  …

It’s a snap!

Software company that sells its product to businesses is small enough that it’s somewhat remarkable that when one of its customers, a small business located nearby, is acquired by a big national company, the larger company is also a customer. This is good news: The small company will keep using …

How to “click accept on the account page” with apps in the Mac App Store

Woe to those who receive cryptic messages on their Macs. “Click accept on the account page to update this app” is one of them. Which apps? Which account page? AIEEEE! (Picture Cathy here with frizzy hair, tongue sticking out.) Turns out that this is an easy problem to resolve, and …