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    March 5th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    Find your missing Wi-Fi adapter and free up that ‘Other’ storage space

    Missing Wi-Fi adapter Apple has built in a Wi-Fi adapter in most models of Macs for a decade, and the remaining ones for several years. Thus it was...

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    March 5th, 2015 by Lesa Snider
    Four things iPhoto can do that Photos can’t (yet)

    While it’s true that Apple is phasing out iPhoto in favour of its new Photos app, iPhoto is still an incredibly powerful program and includes many...

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    March 4th, 2015 by Doug Drinkwater
    The best way to back up a photo library

    If you have treasured photographs, or you take photos for a living, you won’t want to lose them. We investigate the best options for backing-up...

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    March 4th, 2015 by Christopher Breen
    Archive your email, contacts and calendars before it’s too late

    You‘re changing jobs – either voluntarily or not so – and IT‘s going to shut off your access to your old email, contacts and calendars. While...

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    March 3rd, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Solving all your playlist problems in iTunes 12

    Playlists are one of the best, and most creative ways to organise music in iTunes, and to listen to music on your iOS devices. But sometimes, it can...

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    March 3rd, 2015 by Lesa Snider
    How to identify a font, any font, anywhere you find it

    With tens of thousands of fonts in circulation, it’s tough to identify a specific font from memory, when you see it. Fortunately, you don’t have...

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    February 27th, 2015 by Lincoln Spector
    Get Office, Dropbox and your photos to work together on your iPad

    Terry Asp works in Microsoft Word on his iPad. But he can’t insert a photo from his Dropbox account into Word. In fact, he can’t insert one from...

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    February 27th, 2015 by Lesa Snider
    Design a sharp typographic logo, even if all you have is TextEdit

    Logos are notoriously difficult (and costly) to design, yet they’re mission critical for any business. Instead of using graphics, try a typographic...

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    February 25th, 2015 by Lesa Snider
    Creaticity: Place photos inside text using Photoshop

    One of the many advantages of an image editor that supports the concept of layers – Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements and Pixelmator, to name...

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    February 25th, 2015 by Lewis Painter
    How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone

    You’ve got a new iPhone – great! Now all you need to do is transfer all your old contacts to your new iPhone, but how do you do that? There are...

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    February 24th, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    Five Safari plug-ins for a better browsing experience

    One thing I hate when I’m browsing the web is being distracted. I hate those blinking, moving ads, auto-play videos and all the other cruft that...

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    February 23rd, 2015 by Ben Patterson
    Six time-saving Safari gestures for iPhone and iPad

    Safari is likely one of the most-used apps on your iPhone or iPad. But even if you are an experienced Safari surfer, it’s possible you aren’t...

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    February 19th, 2015 by Ben Patterson
    Four tricks for Messages in iOS 8

    The standard iOS Messages app – you know, the app you use daily for trading all those text messages, photos and videos – can do much more than...

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    February 18th, 2015 by Chuck La Tournous
    20 keyboard shortcuts that can make you a more powerful Mac user

    If you’ve used a Mac longer than the span of a typical Hollywood awards show, you probably know that Command-P means print, Command-C means copy...

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    February 18th, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    Everything you need to know about ripping DVDs with subtitles

    If you like watching foreign movies, you may find that, when seeking out new films, you can only get the movie you want in a version without subtitles....

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    February 16th, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Deleting iTunes Radio, death of the old Info window

    iTunes, like most software, requires that you do things in a certain way. It isn’t very flexible for users who think differently. For example, why...

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    February 16th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to share your location with iOS 8 (without creeping yourself out)

    I don’t consider myself an excessively private person nor think I’m a superspy in civilian clothes. But there’s something about sharing my location...

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