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    September 23rd, 2016 by Jason Snell
    Six Photos features that are worth the upgrade to macOS Sierra

    When people ask me for the single best reason to upgrade to macOS Sierra, the answer I give them doesn’t involve Siri or Auto Unlock or iCloud Drive....

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    September 22nd, 2016 by Jeffery Battersby
    The difference between backing up an iPhone to iCloud and iTunes

    Recently I was hiking in the Adirondacks with my iPhone in my pocket when I got caught in a torrential rain storm. I’m not a crazy case guy so,...

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    September 20th, 2016 by Leah Yamshon
    Settings in iOS 10: every notable change you need to know

    iOS’s Settings app is the quiet MVP of Apple’s mobile operating system. It’s the place you go to when you need to get something done, and get...

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    September 15th, 2016 by Roman Loyola
    How to downgrade back to iOS 9 if you don’t like iOS 10

    There are a lot of reasons as to why you may want to revert back to iOS 9 after installing iOS 10. It’s not difficult to revert, but you need to...

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    September 5th, 2016 by Derek Walter
    Everything you need to know about wireless charging

    Wireless charging is one of the most liberating developments in technology today. Instead of searching for and fiddling with wall warts and cables,...

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    August 31st, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    iPhone users: avoid battery apps. They aren’t useful

    Frederick Benn wrote in suspecting that malware had infiltrated his iPhone: While running a battery app on my iPhone 6, it showed an invisible Chinese...

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    August 29th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    When iTunes and iOS don’t agree on how much free space an iPhone has

    I recently checked my iPhone’s Storage and iCloud Usage settings, and it said that I didn’t have a lot of space left. On this 64GB device –...

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    August 23rd, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to paste text without including formatting

    A few colleagues were talking in a Slack team the other day about discovering ‘paste without formatting’ and kicking themselves for only...

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    August 19th, 2016 by Lesa Snider
    How to use Photoshop to turn a photo into a realistic painting

    One of the most frequently asked Photoshop questions is how to turn a photo into a painting. Unless you’re a fine artist who’s skilled at digital...

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    August 12th, 2016 by Jason Snell
    Four more places to find a list of all your Apple products

    Back in July I wrote about some of the many lists Apple makes of the devices you own. I thought there were a few too many – that it was a bit...

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    August 12th, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to turn off iCloud Photo Library when you don’t have enough local storage

    Arushi writes in with an interlocked problem that has a few ways you can unpick it for a solution: My iCloud Photo Library is enabled, and I want...

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    August 9th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    End the clutter: how to organise your Mac menu bar

    Your Mac’s menu bar is a useful tool. It displays ‘menu bar extras’, little icons that give you status information about your Mac, or...

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    August 8th, 2016 by Dan Moren
    Five apps and accessories for getting more done on the road

    Given how deeply ingrained technology is in our everyday lives, trying to travel without it is a bit like trying to travel without a change of socks....

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    August 4th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    Hands on with macOS Sierra’s Console: Now it’s easier to get the Mac information you need

    If you’ve ever looked at the Console app in OS X, you’ve seen how frustrating it can be to glean any useful information from its overladen logs....

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    August 1st, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    The mysterious methods to uninstalling Mac apps

    A reader wrote in with a suggestion for a topic for this column: Coming from a Windows environment I find that uninstalling a Mac OS application to...

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    July 29th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    Everything you need to know about playing music with AirPlay

    If you use a Mac or an iOS device, you may know about AirPlay, Apple’s streaming protocol that can send audio and/or video to a variety of devices....

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    July 27th, 2016 by Roman Loyola
    How to use iCloud Drive’s new Desktop and Documents access in macOS Sierra

    With macOS Sierra, iCloud Drive has the ability to automatically save files saved on your Desktop and in your Documents folder to the cloud. Apple...

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