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7 Useful Mac Hacks for Beginners

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Mac is the versatile and most powerful device in today’s market. There are myriad features available in Mac from taking screenshots to using Emojis. In this post, check out the Mac hacks for beginners.

  1. Taking the Screenshots

Screenshots on the Mac are very helpful and there are three ways on how to capture a screenshot.

  1. Command + Shift +4 – Through this, you can take an exact screenshot and capture the area according to your requirement.
  2. Command + Shift +4- Use the following keys along with the spacebar to take the shot of entire window on your Mac.
  3. Command + Shift +3- It helps in taking the screenshot of the entire desktop and you will also get the file for every display connected while taking the screenshot.
  4. Using the Calculator

If you want to quickly calculate something then you can quickly launch the calculator as the spotlight. All you need to do is pressing command+ spacebar and type the math problem. When you want to exit out and return what you were doing then hit Esc and you will be back on the window you were doing before calculating.

  1. Use Emojis

Emojis are the best way to express the emotions. You can easily access the emojis by hitting the command + Control + Spacebar. The main disadvantage is it doesn’t work for every text entry field but can be used for texting and be emailing. You will see the triangle when emojis doesn’t show correctly.

  1. Cleaning up hard drive

It is important to clean the hard drive to avoid slowness and errors if it is used more than 85%. Here are the quick ways on how to clean up a Mac hard drive.

  1. Delete files from your Mac- You can quickly delete the files by using the command+ Delete keys and move the files to trash. If you want to clean the trash, simply type Command + Shift + Delete and then there will be no more files.
  2. Move the files to an external device or hard drive or store in the cloud.
  3. You can also install second hard drive if your disk is full.

You can check the disk capacity by hovering on the Dock which is at the bottom of the Mac screen and open finder. Click the finder at the top of the Mac screen and then select the preferences. Now the window opens with the hard disk.

  1. Move the Dock

First of all, hit Command + Option + D to hide or type again to show the Dock. In case you have two monitors, then move the dock to another display. For displaying dock, move the mouse and hold the cursor at the bottom location of the Mac screen. By performing this, dock jump over to the new display and doesn’t change until you do the same action again.

  1. Accessing Dictionary

You can check the meaning of any word not known to you by using quickly the spotlight. For checking the meaning, you have to look to the word in the question by tapping the touchpad with three fingers. This way you will get the meaning of the word by the definition as a thesaurus entry for the word. It is extremely useful for the readers and writers.

  1. Disable Notifications

Are you the one who don’t want the unwanted notifications? You can simply off all the notifications in the OS X for all the apps and websites of your Mac. Go to Today tab and disable the notifications of your Mac icon centre by turning on the “Do Not Disturb” or DND. This way notification will not bother you while doing the important tasks at the workplace. It will also help you to avoid the notification at home that disturb you every time.

Wrapping it up!

These are the important hacks that every Mac user should know as the beginner to utilize the Mac in a better way by exploring the key features.

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Behind the Mask: Exploring the World of Anonymous Web Hosting

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In an era where online privacy and security concerns are at an all-time high, the concept of anonymous web hosting has become increasingly relevant. Behind the veil of anonymity lies a complex and intriguing world where individuals and organizations can operate websites without revealing their true identities. But what exactly is anonymous web hosting, and why has it become so significant in today’s digital landscape?

What is Anonymous Web Hosting?

Anonymous web hosting, also known as offshore hosting, refers to a service that allows individuals or entities to host websites on the internet while keeping their identities hidden. This is achieved through various means such as using servers located in countries with strong privacy laws, accepting anonymous forms of payment, and offering additional layers of security to protect the identity of the website owner.

Unlike traditional web hosting services, which often require users to provide personal information and payment details, anonymous web hosting prioritizes privacy and anonymity above all else. This makes it an attractive option for individuals and organizations that wish to maintain their privacy online, whether it’s for personal, political, or business reasons.

The Need for Anonymity

The need for anonymous web hosting arises from the growing concerns surrounding online privacy and censorship. In an age where governments and corporations routinely monitor internet activity and restrict access to certain websites, anonymity has become a valuable asset for those seeking to exercise their freedom of speech and expression online.

For individuals living under oppressive regimes, anonymous web hosting can provide a lifeline to the outside world, allowing them to share information and communicate with others without fear of reprisal. Similarly, whistleblowers and activists rely on anonymous hosting services to disseminate sensitive information while protecting their identities from retaliation.

Even businesses and organizations can benefit from anonymous web hosting, especially those operating in industries where privacy and confidentiality are paramount. By hosting their websites anonymously, companies can safeguard their proprietary information and protect themselves from competitors and cyber threats.

The Dark Side of Anonymity

While anonymous web hosting offers many benefits, it also has its dark side. The same anonymity that protects legitimate users can also be exploited by cybercriminals and malicious actors to engage in illegal activities such as hacking, fraud, and the distribution of illicit content.

The infamous dark web, a hidden corner of the internet where illegal activities thrive, relies heavily on anonymous hosting services to operate. Websites selling drugs, weapons, and stolen data often use anonymous hosting to evade law enforcement and conceal their identities from authorities.

Moreover, anonymous hosting can pose challenges for law enforcement agencies tasked with combating cybercrime. The lack of transparency surrounding anonymous hosting providers makes it difficult for authorities to track down perpetrators and hold them accountable for their actions.

Navigating the Legal Landscape

The legal status of anonymous web hosting varies from country to country, with some jurisdictions embracing it as a means of protecting free speech and privacy, while others view it with suspicion and skepticism.

Countries with strong privacy laws and a commitment to freedom of expression, such as Switzerland and Iceland, have become popular destinations for anonymous hosting providers seeking to operate in a secure and supportive environment. In contrast, countries with strict regulations and government surveillance, such as China and Russia, may pose greater risks to anonymous hosting services and their users.

Navigating the legal landscape of anonymous web hosting requires careful consideration of the risks and regulations involved. Providers must strike a balance between protecting their users’ privacy and complying with local laws and regulations to avoid legal repercussions.

The Future of Anonymity

As concerns over online privacy and censorship continue to escalate, the demand for anonymous web hosting is likely to grow. Advances in encryption technology and decentralized networks may further enhance the anonymity and security of hosting services, making them even more attractive to users seeking to protect their identities online.

However, the proliferation of anonymous hosting also raises important questions about accountability and responsibility. As the line between freedom of speech and illegal activity becomes increasingly blurred, policymakers and industry stakeholders must work together to establish clear guidelines and standards for anonymous web hosting to ensure that it can be used responsibly and ethically.

In conclusion, anonymous web hosting occupies a unique and complex position within the digital landscape, offering both opportunities and challenges for users, providers, and regulators alike. While it provides a vital lifeline for those seeking to protect their privacy and exercise their freedom of speech online, it also poses risks and challenges that must be carefully navigated. As we continue to grapple with the implications of online anonymity, one thing remains clear: the quest for privacy and security in the digital age is far from over.

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Let’s talk About 5G: How To Protect Yourself

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I started a series about the effects of 5G and Tinnitus. Then I discussed electromagnetic radio frequency radiation (EMRFR) and Skin Tightening and more on it all. However, what good is discussing the subject unless there are solutions? Here are some products that can help stop the madness.

One of the best company’s out there is DefenderShield® with phone cases to shield, Radiation Protection Shielding Scarfs, EMF & 5G Radiation Shielding Blankets, EMF Radiation-Free Earbuds Air Tube Stereo Headphones and so much more.

At Lambs get the world’s first Radiation-Proof Apparel that block 99% of EMF.

From the inception Aires’s main goal was to find a way to minimize harm to the body without impacting the capability of electronic devices. Rather than block or absorb radiation, they wanted to create a surrounding area free from the harm of EMF. There products use holographic technology.You can use their devices in a multitude of ways.

Vacuum Sealed 5G Blocking Fabric Military Grade Shielding from Signals & Radiation, Using Faraday material.

Smart Meter Guard Cover EMF Shield Blocks EMF and 5G. Invented in the USA.

The C-band 5G Interference Solution helps with the onset of 5G. With a  need for specialized products to block or prevent interference from 5G base stations in proximity of C-band ground terminals. Norsat’s solution comprises of interference suppression C-Band LNBs and specialized bandpass filters for effective satellite communication. Traditionally, C-band is used for satellite services, radar, and microwave links; however, with the terrestrial wireless industry’s planned introduction of new mobile phone networks such as LTE, Wi-Max, and 5G, these C-band frequencies will now be shared amongst a wider range of services. The interference signals are powerful enough to saturate the sensitive C-band satellite receiving systems, causing a potential for total loss of service.

There are many products out there if you do your research that help combat this problem. It is expensive, but isn’t your health worth it? Preventive medicine and preventive care in the long run is worth your time and effort.

 

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Let’s Talk About 5G: EMRFR

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I started this series yesterday about the effects of 5G and Tinnitus. Today we are going to discuss electromagnetic radio frequency radiation (EMRFR)

With the rapid development of technical achievements, the consequences of electromagnetic radiation (EMR) have become a new pollution for modern civilization. In many studies the biological interaction of EMR with human organs, especially the brain have shown that the nervous system is highly sensitive to EMR. The neurobiological effects of EMR, on the metabolism and transport of neurotransmitters plays a critical roles in cognitive and emotional behavior.

EMR produces various electromagnetic waves of different frequencies, resulting in the increasing EMR intensity in human living spaces. The high-frequency waves such as cosmic, gamma and X-rays, have enough energy to cause ionization. Non-ionizing electromagnetic waves, including ultraviolet, visible region, infrared, microwave, and radio waves are frequently used in daily life, especially radio frequency electromagnetic fields for communications, and extremely low-frequency EMFs generated by electricity. RF is also commonly referred to as microwave radiation. The impact of EMR on human health has also attracted attention, and the modulation of brain functional connectivity was observed in human body.

The effects of EMR on body systems depends on the frequency, intensity and power of radiation. Numerous studies have shown that the nervous system is targeted organ system sensitive to EMR. Exposure to electromagnetic fields can cause structural and functional changes in the nervous system. Our dopamine level is rendered inactivated, our neurons can no longer communicate with each other, so disorders, such as depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer disease, and Parkinson disease are heightened.

Possible symptoms related to EMFs include:

  • headache
  • sleep disturbances, including insomnia
  • depression and depressive symptoms
  • tiredness and fatigue
  • dysesthesia (a painful, often itchy sensation)
  • lack of concentration
  • changes in memory
  • dizziness
  • irritability
  • loss of appetite and weight loss
  • restlessness and anxiety
  • nausea
  • skin burning and tingling
  • tremor
  • memory loss

EMF Exposures all of which are “regulated by our government:

  • Electronic devices.
  • Cell phones.
  • Televisions and computer screens
  • Smart meters.
  • Power lines.
  • Medical use. Many medical devices and procedures use ionizing radiation to diagnose and treat conditions and disease. I just want to point out that you wear a shield to get a x-ray and you can not do them if pregnant.
  • Nuclear power.

Some of my sources:

Effects of Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Radiation on Neurotransmitters in the Brain

Should You Be Worried About EMF Exposure?

I do not want to overwhelm, so tomorrow skin tightening and why this is important.

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Let’s Talk About 5G: Tinnitus

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I am about to start a series of articles on the effects of 5G and what we are not being told. Somehow we have allowed something that is so insidious into our lives, embracing it wholeheartedly, as it is slowly killing us inch by inch. We need to be able to see the research that is being hidden from our eyes and our computer screens. Being armed is being for warned.

Right now more than 50 million people have  Tinnitus now in the US. Children at this point also have tinnitus, which may improve or even go away over time, but in most cases, the symptoms worsens with time. When tinnitus lasts for three months or longer, it is considered chronic. Tinnitus means that you hear phantom sounds in one ear, or in both ears, and in your head. These sounds may ring, buzz, roar, whistle, hum, click, hiss, or squeal. They may be soft, loud, low or high pitched. The sounds may come and go or be present all the time. Sometimes, moving your head, neck, or eyes, or touching certain parts of your body may produce tinnitus symptoms or temporarily change the quality of the perceived sound.

Tinnitus has increased over the past decade. Many are saying that the increase use of cell phones has exposed the peripheral auditory pathways to a higher dose of electromagnetic radio frequency radiation (EMRFR). Some tinnitus patients report that the abusive use of mobiles, especially when repeated in the same ear, worsen ipsilateral tinnitus. Some individuals are more sensitive to electromagnetic exposure (electrosensitivity), and thus, present earlier symptoms. There seems to be a common pathophysiology between this electrosensitivity and tinnitus.

It has been shown that slow-frequency radiation (ELF) in short-term exposure has caused headache, fatigue, tinnitus, concentration problems, depression, memory loss, skin irritation, sleep disorders, nausea, cardiovascular effects, chest pain, immunity, and hormonal disorders in humans, whereas long-term exposure to EMR leads to the development of cancer. The EMR exposure induces reactive oxygen species and changes the fidelity of genes involved in signal transduction, cytoskeleton formation, and cellular metabolism.

Here are research articles that prove this fact.

Tinnitus and cell phones: the role of electromagnetic radiofrequency radiation.

Genotoxic effects of electromagnetic field radiations from mobile phones

Electromagnetic radiofrequency radiation with special reference to otorhinolaryngology and brain tumors

Tomorrow more on 5G and its effects.

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Countdown To Christmas: More Protection From 5G

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4 days to go! Every year people panic to find the perfect gift. We at T2C have been collecting idea’s all year long to bring you the perfect gift guide at all price levels. When you’re at the end of your rope trying to find the perfect Christmas present this year, come to this guide for some great suggestions.

Environmental electromagnetic frequencies (EMF) are currently among the most unrecognized, yet most influential factors causing and worsening a multitude of human illnesses worldwide, affecting the entire age-span – from before birth through adulthood and senescence. In addition to recognizing EMF impacts on virtually every organ system, methods and legitimate devices must be made available that minimize and ameliorate the harmful effects of EMF in every aspect of life. Dr. Robert P. Turner | MD, MSCR, QEEGD, BCN, CEO of Network Neurology Health LLC

Lifetune One ($89.95) is a small solution that sticks directly onto each of your electronic devices, offering comprehensive protection against harmful electromagnetic radiation within close proximity to your body. This is defiantly a must for cell phones and computers.

This company also has several other products to protect.

Give the gift of life.

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