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"Mac Kung Fu Mac Kung Fu1 150x150 Mac Kung FuSqueeze every drop of juice from OS X with over 400 quick and easy tips, tricks, hints and hacks in Mac Kung Fu: Second Edition. Exploit secret settings and hidden apps, push built-in tools to the limit, radically personalize your Mac experience, and make “it just works” even better. In addition to core OS X technologies, this significantly revised and expanded update to the best-selling first edition dissects new OS X Mountain Lion tools such as iCloud, Notifications, Reminders, and Calendar. Mac Kung Fu: Second Edition will blow your mind with secret hacks never before made public and little-known tricks that will change the way you work forever. From big tasks through everyday jobs, this book will improve your productivity and refine your workflow. You’ll customize and manage the OS X interface, boost the power of built-in apps, efficiently handle the filesystem, implement important security tricks, and much more. Working with files in iCloud? We have tips to help. Managing program windows on your desktop? Hacks will make life easier. Creating reminders or notes? Use our tricks to make the process more productive. Emailing, tweeting, browsing, printing, word processing, testing and exploiting hardware, working with photos, movies, and documents… There’s no area Mac Kung Fu: Second Edition doesn’t touch upon, making it a unique and utterly necessary addition for any Mac lover’s bookshelf. Each tip is deliberately short and readable, often detailing things even Mac Geniuses don’t know, and you can dip in and out whenever you want. Most tips take less than a minute to complete, yet the results last for a lifetime of better computing. As a somewhat newbie (I got my first Mac last February), I love books like this. The book takes you through step by step of how to make your Mac do everything you want and more. It definitely is a must have book if you own a Mac. "
-- Lisa Martin, http://lisareviews.com, A work-at-home mom who uses her skills and talents for freelance jobs

"Mac Kung Fu is easy to pick up, flip through, and put down quickly while still coming away with something useful. It’s the kind of book that lets you learn something fun over your lunch break."
-- Fights with Fire, GameVortex Communications AKA Christin Deville, Game Vortex, Software Editor

"Many of these are the kind of tips you’ll wonder how you lived without. Once you know them or have them installed, they’ll become part of your everyday workflow and environment. With Mac Kung Fu, you can amaze your friends and colleagues with your expertise."
-- Julie Kuehl, IT Communication Specialist



"Each tip is deliberately short and readable, often detailing things even Mac Geniuses don’t know... Most tips take less than a minute to complete, yet the results last for a lifetime of better computing."
--Lisa Martin, http://lisareviews.com, A work-at-home mom who uses her skills and talents for freelance jobs