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    July 23rd, 2014 by Franklin N. Tessler
    Seven things everyone should know how to do with a presentation app

    Whether you’re a student preparing a class assignment or a rising executive trying to impress your CEO, you’ll have to go beyond the basics if...

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    July 23rd, 2014 by Marco Tabini
    How iOS 8 will unlock Touch ID’s power

    As iOS 8 – and, presumably, new iPhone and iPad hardware – approaches its release day, big changes are on the horizon for Apple’s Touch ID,...

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    July 23rd, 2014 by Lisa Wood
    RAM up your refurbished MacBook

    Why not boost your refurbished MacBook by upgrading the RAM? Random access memory, or RAM, is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to upgrade your...

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    July 22nd, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Transferring Outlook-for-Mac email to Apple’s Mail

    Reader Dan Hawes is considering a move to Mail. He writes: In the past you have described a process for moving a Windows Outlook database into a...

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    July 21st, 2014 by Ted Landau
    Saving your Notes from disaster

    Apple’s Notes (available both for OS X and iOS) has long been one of my most frequently used apps. With its improved cross-platform syncing in recent...

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    July 18th, 2014 by Mary Gordon
    How to take great cropped photos with your iPhone camera

    We’re in a square-photographed world: Square images fill our Twitter streams, Facebook dashboards and just about everywhere else. If you’re a...

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    July 17th, 2014 by Jeffery Battersby
    Ten things everyone should know how to do with a word processor

    Admit it: you probably don’t use half the tools in your word processing app – whether that app happens to be Google Docs, Apple’s own Pages...

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    July 16th, 2014 by Rob Griffiths
    Nine things everyone should know how to do with a spreadsheet

    If your job requires you to do anything substantial with numbers, chances are good that you use a spreadsheet app to do it. For most of us the choice...

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    July 16th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Ask the iTunes Guy: Inconsistent buttons and faulty gapless playback

    iTunes has many quirks and inconstancies. In this week’s column, I look at a few of them. Why do Next and Previous buttons display only sometimes...

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    July 15th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to restore deleted Safari bookmarks

    Reader Aaron Drake did the bad thing with his bookmarks and would like to undo his actions. He writes: “I recently went on a cleaning binge and...

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    July 14th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to create a Screen Sharing shortcut

    Reader Jim Mullen seeks a swifter way to screen share. He writes: I use a Mac mini as a media center connected to my TV. Because I use it to store...

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    July 11th, 2014 by Lisa Wood
    Buying your first Mac? Save money with a refurbished Mac

    Shop at mResell and save up to $250 on a refurbished iMac and/or up to $100 on a refurbished iPad. Buying a brand new Mac is an expensive decision...

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    July 11th, 2014 by Jeff Carlson
    Life after Aperture and iPhoto: What to do with your image library

    When most companies kill off a neglected product, the damage is usually limited to the few remaining customers that have stuck by it. In the case...

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    July 9th, 2014 by Anjali Behl
    Why you should buy a refurbished iPad

    Refurbished iPad: Why you should buy one. Planning to buy a refurbished iPad and still a tad unsure about what you’re getting into? Here’s what...

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    July 9th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Changing tags and missing movies

    Why on earth does iTunes sometimes change the tags of content in your library? Can you back up your iOS devices to a different folder than the default...

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    July 8th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Devices disconnecting? It’s the USB hub

    Reader Micha Warwick has a problem with power. He writes: I recently purchased a powered 10-port USB hub because I have a lot of peripherals. I’ve...

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    July 7th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Stream your musical performances across the internet with Nicecast

    A musical reader is anxious to perform to a remote audience and writes: I know you’re a musician and I’m hoping you can answer this one for me....

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