Start using technology to spend less time working and more timeliving
Isn't that what technology was supposed to give us—moretime? If your tools and gizmos seem to be consuming your lifeinstead of streamlining it, you need these 100+ shortcuts. Here areupdated versions of tried-and-true techniques plus plenty of newtricks that take advantage of smartphone technology and the growingimportance of the web. There are tips for everyone—fromWindows, Mac, and Linux power users to those lesstech-savvy—all designed to put hours back into your life.
A dozen ways to take back time
Hack 7: Future-Proof Your E-mail Address
Hack 12: Instantly Retrieve Files Stored on Your Computer
Hack 24: Design Your Own Planner
Hack 37: Set Up a Ubiquitous Note-Taking Inbox AcrossDevices
Hack 43: Build a No-Fly Zone
Hack 65: Make Google Search Results Automatically Come toYou
Hack 71: Run a Home Web Server
Hack 80: Automate Android Functions with Tasker
Hack 84: Command Your Phone with Your Voice
Hack 93: Extend Your Web Browser
Hack 109: Firewall Your Mac
Hack 110: Speed Up Windows with a Thumb Drive
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