1. Help
    July 3rd, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    How iTunes Match and Apple Music work together

    If you have an iTunes Match subscription, and you’ve updated to the latest version of iTunes (12.2), you may have had a bit of a surprise. There...

  2. Security
    June 26th, 2015 by Jeffery Battersby
    How to set up the OS X firewall

    A few weeks back, after the Working Mac column about scanning your Mac for viruses I received an email message from Yolanda: “Hope you can...

  3. Productivity
    June 25th, 2015 by Sarah Jacobsson Purewal
    Make your own app with these DIY services

    Small business owners: have you ever considered going mobile? That is, making an app for your business, whether it’s a restaurant, store or events...

  4. Help
    June 22nd, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    More Photos Q&A: Imports hanging, what is safe to delete, and sharing to Facebook

    At the recent WWDC, Apple said that Photos will be updated in OS X 10.11 El Capitan with new features. Until then (and unless you upgrade), we’re...

  5. Help
    June 5th, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    Find almost anything on your iOS device with Spotlight

    If you’re a Mac user, and especially if you’ve been following my recent series of articles, you know that you can use Spotlight to find just about...

  6. Help
    May 29th, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    How to run advanced Spotlight searches in the Finder

    In my previous two articles about using Spotlight on Yosemite, I looked at Spotlight basics and then showed you how to construct search queries...

  7. Help
    May 27th, 2015 by Lewis Painter
    Managing Glances on Apple Watch

    Glances in Apple Watch are designed to provide snippets of information without having to take out your iPhone. Glances can include weather info,...

  8. Security
    May 25th, 2015 by Anthony Caruana
    Bluetooth LE could be a security risk

    It’s fair to say the Apple Watch and a number of other small devices would not be possible without the recent development of Bluetooth LE, or BLE....

  9. Help
    May 20th, 2015 by Macworld Australia Staff
    How to use the Adjust tools in Photos for OS X

    Many years ago, I was in an office of desktop-publishing authors, and the running joke was how a program needed a Make Better button. Very amusing,...

  10. Help
    May 19th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    Everything is broken: why you shouldn’t beat yourself up when troubleshooting

    I’ve made a decent to large part of my living for more than 20 years learning about how to fix problems and then trying to tell others how to...

  11. Help
    May 18th, 2015 by Anthony Caruana
    Apple Watch diary – my first weekend

    It’s taken me a couple of weeks but I’ve finally managed to get an Apple Watch strapped to my wrist. As a journalist, Apple has furnished me with...

  12. Help
    May 15th, 2015 by Lesa Snider
    How to whiten teeth in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements

    When it comes to retouching portraits, whitening teeth is one of the most common edits you’ll ever make. In this column, you’ll learn how to whiten...

  13. Help
    May 7th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    Mac 911: The Bluetooth truth and more Wi-Fi troubleshooting

    Once upon a time, Bluetooth was a quaint low-speed, low-bandwidth networking technology that appeared to be destined for the obsolescence pile. Several...

  14. Help
    May 6th, 2015 by Dan Frakes
    How to view the ~/Library folder in Mavericks and Yosemite

      Inside your home folder is a Library folder – commonly written in Unix syntax as ~/Library, which means “a folder named Library at...

  15. Help
    May 4th, 2015 by Dan Moren
    What can your Apple Watch do without your iPhone?

    Strapped to your wrist, the Apple Watch goes everywhere that you go. Between it and the iPhone, it’s almost possible to leave your wallet at home....

  16. Help
    May 1st, 2015 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple Watch as fitness tracker: Putting Activity and Workout through their paces

    No one is going to buy an Apple Watch just to replace her (much cheaper) fitness tracker, but if you shell out $350+ for Apple’s latest device,...

  17. Help
    April 30th, 2015 by Lesa Snider
    Five surprising tips for Apple’s new Photos app

    Most of the reporting to date on Apple’s new Photos app logically focuses on getting your pictures into the program, dealing with iCloud Photo...

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