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    March 7th, 2014 by Dan Moren
    Working with Do Not Disturb in OS X Mavericks

    Though Notification Center’s Do Not Disturb feature first made an appearance in Mountain Lion, it wasn’t until Mavericks that the feature really...

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    March 7th, 2014 by Lou Hattersley
    Your guide to iPhone symbols: what do they mean?

    “What does this iPhone symbol mean” is a question we hear a lot at Macworld. While the iPhone and iOS are as easy to use as possible, the iPhone...

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    March 6th, 2014 by Chris Barylick
    Advice from an Apple Tech: how to get old Mac OS X install discs

    If you troubleshoot Macs on a regular basis, sooner or later, you’re going to need an old Mac OS X install CD or DVD. Only the truly organised will...

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    March 4th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Using a flash drive with an iPad

    Reader Gerry Prescott has a question about flash drives and iPads. He writes: “In a recent article you said that you couldn’t play movies...

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    March 3rd, 2014 by Theano Nikitas
    How to create beautiful B&W images with Adobe Photoshop Elements 12

    Whether it’s an Instagram snap or a film portrait, black and white photography is never out of style. Today, there are a number of ways to create...

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    March 3rd, 2014 by Marco Tabini
    Five things you should know about iOS security

    Security is an extra-hot topic these days, as all sorts of government agencies short on letters, but long on budgets keep getting accused of spying...

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    February 27th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    iPad or laptop: which is right for you?

    Reader Clint Grosse, like many people, faces the ‘laptop or iPad’ decision. He writes: “I want to purchase either a 13in MacBook...

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    February 26th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Is iTunes Match right for you?

    Apple’s iTunes Match has been around for more than two years and, other than the addition of the ad-free version of the Pandora-like iTunes Radio,...

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    February 25th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to stream iOS audio to multiple AirPlay destinations

    Reader Andy Ingram is befuddled by an iOS limitation. He writes: “I have multiple AirPlay-compatible speakers around my home but it seems that...

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    February 24th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Ask the iTunes Guy: cleaning LPs and album artwork wanted (and not so much)

    I’ve received several questions about cleaning noise on files ripped from LPs, so I discuss that in this week’s column. I also look at two issues...

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    February 21st, 2014 by Serenity Caldwell
    Organise your iPhone photos with Image Capture

    It’s easy to take silly photos or screenshots on your iPhone, but what happens if you want to get rid of them without having to manually select...

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    February 21st, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Automator workflow: collect Calendar events in an Excel spreadsheet

    We may now be firmly planted in 2014, but many of us can’t leave 2013 behind just yet. Taxes (and their accompanying records) are due in a few months,...

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    February 20th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to play .avi movies in Mavericks

    Reader Jon Nunes has old movies and a new operating system that don’t see eye to eye. He writes: “I have a lot of old .avi movies from the...

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    February 20th, 2014 by Lex Friedman
    How Mac experts manage their calendars

    There was a time when I managed my calendar by keeping a Post-It note with important meetings written down on it. That hasn’t worked since the late...

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    February 18th, 2014 by Derrick Story, Macworld
    Geotagging the easy way with Aperture 3.5

    Even if your camera doesn’t have GPS built-in, you can add location data to your photos using Aperture 3.5. There are three major ways to do this....

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    February 18th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to revisit old website data

    Reader Ingrid Hansmann wishes to go back in time. She writes: “I visited a web page about a year ago that had some information that I wanted....

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    February 17th, 2014 by Ted Landau
    Bugs & Fixes: DiskWarrior to the rescue

    Alsoft’s DiskWarrior is a disk repair utility. Plain and simple. But don’t dismiss it as a one-trick pony. When you have a hard drive...

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