Rebecca Tarnopol
Rebecca is a writer based out of Michigan. When she isn't writing, she enjoys reading, going to concerts, and learning about the world around her.
  • Web Design
    How to Demo an iOS Prototype in KeynoteMap
    Modeling an up-and-coming app can be a very difficult task if you’re unfamiliar with professional animation software and techniques. Fortunately, Keynote delivers a very effective animation toolkit which isn’t too difficult to use. In this tutorial I will demonstrate how to use Keynote to prototype iOS UI animations. Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Get the Most Out of Spotify With These Hidden FeaturesComputers tutsplus spotify icon
    Perhaps the most popular music streaming service on the web, Spotify is known to do its job well. However, many of Spotify's most helpful features go unnoticed. Today, I'll be looking at a few features that give Spotify that extra oomph over its competition. Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Using Wolfram|Alpha to Understand MathematicsComputers tutsplus wa mathicon
    Mathematics: a subject intimidating to most, but painless for Wolfram|Alpha, the internet's most powerful computational knowledge engine. In this tutorial, I teach how to make the most out of Wolfram|Alpha's mathematical knowledge so that you may garner a better understanding of math. Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Getting Started with Google SlidesComputers tutsplus gp icon
    Google hosts their own rival to PowerPoint and Keynote: Google Slides. In this tutorial I'll look at how to use Google Slides to create and collaborate on beautiful web-based presentations.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    The Best Ways to Use Wolfram|Alpha in Real LifeComputers tutsplus wa icon
    Notorious as the web's strongest computational knowledge engine, Wolfram|Alpha is one of the most powerful sites on the web. Today, I'll be looking at ways to use the engine's power to make everyday processes a breeze. Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to OCR Documents Online With ABBYY FineReaderComputers tutsplus abbyyocr icon
    It's easy to scan your documents, but far harder to make those scans useful. ABBYY FineReader makes that a lot simpler with their online OCR service. Here's how to put it to work for your documents. Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to OCR Documents for Free in Google DriveDocs ocr
    Google Drive makes it painless to go paperless. Its collaborative documents already help curtail paper usage, but its OCR feature helps curb the paper mess even more so. Here's how.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How To Create an MLA Template in Word and PagesPreview
    In this tutorial, I will show you how to make MLA style templates in Pages and Microsoft Word to eliminate the need to remember each and every style rule each time you write an MLA style paper. You'll only need to make the template once, and every time after that it'll only take a click to get your paper formatted correctly.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Burn a CD Using iTunesItunes400
    As the music industry continues to shift to digital media, the distribution of music to physical media, like CDs, has become less common. However, there are still several situations where you'll find that CDs are the optimal way to share or store your music, but over the years iTunes has made it a bit harder to do so.  In this tutorial, I will teach you how to burn a CD in iTunes, thus turning your digital media into physical media that can be played and shared nearly everywhere.Read More…