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    June 3rd, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to identify VPN protocols in OS X

    A reader who wishes to remain anonymous requires more information about a VPN connection than OS X is willing to provide. The reader writes: “I’m...

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    June 2nd, 2014 by Serenity Caldwell
    Lock your iPhone’s camera into black and white

    I enjoy browsing Instagram and shooting photos for my account far more than any sane person reasonably should. No, its filters don’t make a bad...

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    May 29th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to capture movies of your iOS device’s screen

    A reader who wishes to remain anonymous has a question about capturing an iOS screen for broadcast. This person writes: I’m creating a website of...

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    May 28th, 2014 by Chris Barylick
    Apple Tech advice: How to replace the glass on an old iPad

    I’ve been both curious and terrified about the process of replacing damaged front glass on a first-or second-generation iPad, but this was the last...

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    May 27th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to set a default To address in Mavericks’ Mail

    Reader Fran Drakes has an issue with autofill and Mavericks’ Mail app. She writes: “My husband has three email addresses. I almost always...

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    May 26th, 2014 by Brad Chacos
    How to change your eBay password

    For all of eBay’s talk about notifying users about its deep, devastating database breach – in which hackers swiped customer names, email...

  7. Help
    May 23rd, 2014 by Lauren Crabbe
    How to adjust your iPhone camera’s settings

    Unlike a compact camera or a DSLR, your iPhone doesn’t let you adjust the most popular settings: aperture, lens length, shutter speed and white...

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    May 22nd, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Seeking an annotated iPhoto slideshow? Turn to Keynote

    Reader Doug McGowan is interested in creating instructional slideshows. He writes: I have some information that I’d like to present to a group via...

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    May 20th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to combine two DVDs into a single movie

    Macworld commenter Lisban Osorio has a multimedia problem that faces a few of us. He writes: “My copy of the Godfather II comes on two DVD discs....

  10. Help
    May 20th, 2014 by Lauren Crabbe
    How to shoot anything on your iPhone

    Here are a few common situations and some tips on how to photograph them successfully. We emphasise basic approaches, but don’t be afraid to get...

  11. Help
    May 19th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Ask the iTunes Guy: mass-deleting iOS music, tracking playlists and an empty year

    In this week’s column, I take a look at a number of questions covering the full range of iTunes conundrums. How do you mass-delete music on an iOS...

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    May 19th, 2014 by Lauren Crabbe
    Ten rules for great iPhone photography

    The big challenge when you shoot images with an iPhone is to successfully capture great-looking photos from a gadget that’s primarily designed for...

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    May 16th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Tethered syncing returns with iTunes 11.2 and OS X 10.9.3

    With the update this morning, Apple brought a measure of joy to those users who missed the ability to sync contacts and calendars over a tethered...

  14. Help
    May 15th, 2014 by Michael Ansaldo
    Five cool ways to use business cards in Evernote

    Business cards get a bum rap. They create more clutter than connections, haters say, having been made obsolete by more sophisticated contact management...

  15. Help
    May 15th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to extract audio from a Blu-ray disc

    Reader Derrick Crandall has one chunk of media that he’d like to turn into more. He writes: “I have a concert recording on a Blu-ray disc....

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    May 14th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    How to mute annoying Twitter users, and why you’d want to

    Twitter is often a lovely place, where people share ideas and have interesting discussions about all kinds of topics. But like any public forum, Twitter...

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    May 13th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Copying address lists from Excel into Apple’s Mail

    Reader Benjamin Peacock confronts an issue regarding the intersection of Excel and Mail. He writes: “I have an Excel spreadsheet that contains...

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