Tips for increasing productivity

David Pogue is the technology columnist for the New York Times. He presented a Ted Talk and opened with a line that goes something like “there’s no course to teach you how to use your computer” – isn’t that the truth!!

Here are 5 great productivity tips from his talk or you can watch the video below.
1.Move down on web pages
Press the space bar then hit the shift + space to scroll up

2.Increase text size
CTRL + +++(larger) or —(smaller) to change text size while on a website page

3.Cell phones –
Press the space bar twice to put in periods

4.Google made easy
As a dictionary – type in ‘define’ and then the word

Press ‘B” to black out the slide on the screen
Press ‘W’ to white out the slide on the screen

If you are interested in some of his 60+ books check them out here

Click here to watch the Ted Talk presentation.

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