1. Help
    August 13th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to revert to Mavericks from the Yosemite public beta

    The OS X Yosemite public beta gives us some insight into Apple’s next-generation operating system, but it is a beta release – a version of...

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    August 12th, 2014 by Topher Kessler
    Beyond the basics: advanced Mac keyboard tricks

    If you’re like most Mac users, you probably don’t give your keyboard much thought: You press a key, it relays that key-press to your system, and...

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    August 11th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Moving your iTunes library, holiday specials and WAV vs AIFF

    It may be the cold days of winter, but questions to the iTunes Guy are still coming strong. This week, I look at three questions. I explain how to...

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    August 7th, 2014 by Joe Kissell
    Improve your presentation skills: the emergency road-show toolkit

    As I’ve traveled around the world giving presentations, I’ve seen Murphy’s Law in action, up close, many times. Much as I might prepare ahead...

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    August 7th, 2014 by Alex Campbell
    Office for iPad’s PDF export feature has a big problem. Here’s how fix it with IFTTT

    Microsoft’s Office for iPad update added PDF export to Word – barely. After 20-something minutes of infuriated tapping, I found the option hidden...

  6. Help
    August 6th, 2014 by Andrea Pejrolo
    Record, mix and release a professional recording on your iPad

    The iPad has become an incredible tool for musicians who wish to quickly and confidently record and produce live music on their tablet. Recently,...

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    August 6th, 2014 by Andrea Pejrolo
    Make your iPad into a professional recording studio

    Since the introduction of the iPad in 2010, I have dreamed of the day when I could walk into a studio and record, produce and mix a live band using...

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    August 5th, 2014 by Joe Kissell
    Improve your presentation skills: how to make smoother slide transitions in Keynote

    Modern presentation apps like Keynote and PowerPoint still encourage you to think in terms of ‘slides’: discrete, isolated objects to...

  9. Help
    August 4th, 2014 by Topher Kessler
    How to troubleshoot Mac Wi-Fi problems

    For most of us, Wi-Fi has become our preferred way to connect our Macs to other networked devices and the internet. However, most of us also have...

  10. Help
    August 1st, 2014 by Alex Castle
    How to get photos from your digital camera to Instagram in three easy steps

    Instagram may be designed for smartphones, but you’ve probably noticed that the best photos have a distinctly non-camera-phone vibe to them....

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    July 31st, 2014 by Joe Kissell
    The secret to great presentations: it’s not about the software

    I’ve sat through countless dull PowerPoint and Keynote presentations. And I’ll admit that some of my own have been snoozers, too. Based on my...

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    July 31st, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to burn movies to disc in an iDVD-less world

    Colleague X has a burning question from a friend: Hey, have you done a piece recently about burning a movie to a DVD? A friend was asking and I realised...

  13. Help
    July 30th, 2014 by Joe Kissell
    How to prepare for a Mac disaster

    No one likes to think about disasters such as burglary, earthquake, fire, the zombie apocalypse or other catastrophes that could potentially wipe...

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    July 29th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to automatically add movies to your Mac media server

    Reader Jason Enns would like to streamline his media acquisition workflow. He writes: I know you’re a fan of the Mac mini media center and I’ve...

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    July 28th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Ask the iTunes Guy: Should you re-rip your CDs?

    Sometimes, what seems like a good idea turns out to have unexpected consequences. One reader wrote in about album art that wasn’t syncing to his...

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    July 25th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to join together audiobook tracks

    Reader Dave T. seeks to lessen some iTunes tedium. He writes: I listen to audiobooks on my iPhone, ripped from discs I own. But ripping them is inconvenient...

  17. Help
    July 24th, 2014 by Dan Frakes and Dan Moren
    OS X Yosemite public beta: What you need to know

    Back in June, at WWDC, Apple announced the next major version of its OS for Macs, OS X Yosemite (OS X 10.10). Though the official release of Yosemite...

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