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Working with Text in a Microsoft Office Application
By Patrice-Anne Rutledge
Dec 2, 2015
This chapter from Easy Office 2016 shows you how to add text to any Office application, including the option to select a font style and size; change text color; or apply bold, italic, and underlining to your text.
Slimmer Wallet, Speedier Payment: Using Apple Pay with the New iOS 9 Wallet App
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 30, 2015
In this overview, Jason R. Rich, author of iPad and iPhone Tips and Tricks, Fifth Edition, explores the new Wallet app that comes preinstalled on all iPhones running iOS 9. Learn how to set up and use the Apple Pay and Wallet apps in conjunction with major credit cards, debit cards, retail charge cards, and much more.
Sorting Data in Microsoft Excel 2016
By Tracy Syrstad
Nov 30, 2015
You’ll often need to sort your data in Excel, whether it be numerically, alphabetically, by color, or by icon. In this chapter from My Excel 2016, you’ll learn the various ways of sorting data, allowing you to view data from least to greatest, greatest to least, and even by color.
The Advanced Strategy Guide to Minecraft: Mining and Ore Generators
By Stephen O'Brien
Nov 27, 2015
In this chapter from The Advanced Strategy Guide to Minecraft, 2nd Edition, learn to create an endless expanse of self-healing cobblestone, generate all the stone you need for massive constructions, and save on diamonds and create a portal on the spot without mining obsidian.
How the iOS 9 News App Will Change the Way You Acquire Information
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 26, 2015
Jason R. Rich, author of iPad and iPhone Tips and Tricks, Fifth Edition, introduces the new News app that comes preinstalled on all iPhones and iPads running iOS 9. Learn how this app can find articles and breaking news about every topic that interests you, displaying them in a personalized newsfeed that you can customize to meet your specific information needs.
Meet the Trap Team Skylanders
By Hayley Camille
Nov 26, 2015
What would a world be without the heroes that defend it? In this chapter from The Ultimate Player's Guide to Skylanders Trap Team (Unofficial Guide), we’ll meet each Skylander that forms part of Master Eon’s incredible team and get to know their personalities and past achievements. Browse this section to learn about the unique skills and attack moves each character uses to protect Skylands from evil-doers, and decide ahead of time which upgrades suit your fighting style best and which paths will help you reach your Skylanders’ highest potential.
Apple Watch Travel App Roundup
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 25, 2015
Jason R. Rich takes a look at various ways the Apple Watch can become a useful travel tool to help you plan and view your travel itinerary, receive flight updates, arrange for a car service, and even serve as your hotel room key.
Using Your Windows 10 PC If You've Never Used a Computer Before
By Michael Miller
Nov 25, 2015
If you’ve just purchased your first PC, there’s a lot to learn, especially when it comes to using the Windows operating system. This chapter from My Windows 10 Computer for Seniors is for those of you just starting out with your first PC.
Managing and Sharing Office Files
By Joe Habraken
Nov 24, 2015
In this chapter from Office 2016 In Depth, you'll learn about the Office file formats used in each of the Office applications. You'll also learn your options for managing and sharing files.
The Evolution of iCloud Continues
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 24, 2015
Jason R. Rich explains some of the ways Apple’s iCloud service has evolved recently, and explains how to utilize some the of new or enhanced features offered by this cloud-based service.
Customizing the Office 2016 Applications
By Paul McFedries
Nov 23, 2015
In this chapter from My Office 2016, you learn about customizing the Office 2016 applications, including working with the application options and customizing the interface.
Managing Social Media with the Apple Watch
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 23, 2015
Jason R. Rich takes a look at several Apple Watch apps that are designed to help you stay connected with your social media accounts, like Twitter and Instagram, directly from the watch. Doing this potentially eliminates the need to constantly refer to your smartphone, tablet, or computer screen in order to post updates or stay apprised of what your online friends are up to.
How to Use the iOS 8.4 Edition of the Music App
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 19, 2015
Jason R. Rich explains how to use the newly redesigned iOS 8.4 version of the Music app, which was released by Apple in late June 2015. In addition to a handful of new features and functions that allow users to better manage their digital music library and create playlists, the new Music app offers full integration with the new, subscription-based Apple Music service.
Video: Introduction to Office Online
By Katherine Murray
Nov 19, 2015
In this excerpt from Office Online: Let's Get Busy! (Que Video), Katherine Murray introduces you to Office Online, the version that Microsoft makes available free online.
Sharing Files, Devices, and Services on Mac OS X (El Capitan Edition)
By John Ray
Nov 18, 2015
In this chapter from My OS X (El Capitan Edition), you learn how to use your Mac to share and access resources over a network.
Using Apple Watch's Activity and Workout App
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 18, 2015
Jason R. Rich takes a look at the Workout and Activity apps that comes preinstalled on the Apple Watch, and discusses additional options for fitness-minded people who want to use their watch as a versatile fitness/activity tracker.
The Latest Options for Traveling Overseas with Your iPhone
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 17, 2015
Planning a trip abroad? Jason R. Rich explains the potential costs associated with making and receiving calls, sending and receiving text messages, and/or accessing the web using international roaming. He also discusses much less expensive options for using your iPhone and iPad while overseas.
Video: Introduction to Office 365 Business Essentials
By Katherine Murray
Nov 17, 2015
This excerpt from Office 365 Business Essentials (Que Video), Downloadable Video introduces Office 365 for small businesses. Find out how you can get your team collaborating online very easily using this low-cost solution.
How the iPhone Can Help You Sleep Better
By Jason R. Rich
Nov 16, 2015
Jason R. Rich takes a look at iPhone apps and products that can be used with the smartphone to help you fall asleep faster, track your sleep, and help you develop healthier sleep patterns. If you suffer from insomnia or other sleep-related issues, a drug-free remedy may be just a few screen taps away.
Working with Page Layout and Design in Word for Mac
By Paul McFedries
Nov 16, 2015
In this chapter from My Office 2016 for Mac, you learn about creating tables to hold structured data, adding headers and footers to your documents, and working with page layout options such as margins, page orientation, and paper size.

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