1. Help
    May 24th, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    Should two-factor authentication let me verify via a single device?

    Allen thinks something is off with Apple’s two-factor authentication (2FA) system which is a replacement for its older two-step verification system....

  2. Help
    May 9th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    Apple Music doesn’t delete your music files

    A blog post has been making the rounds since Thursday, saying that Apple Stole My Music. JamesPinkstone, writing on his company’s blog, tells a...

  3. Help
    May 3rd, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to control when and how your web browser shares your location

    Starting around eight years ago, browsers could be tapped by websites to provide an approximate to exact notion of where you are. Fortunately, from...

  4. Help
    April 26th, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    What happens when you can’t control the album sort order in Photos when synced

    Simone Nixon writes with a very common question about Photos for iOS (which applies to OS X, too): I just edited my albums on my Mac. The photos...

  5. Help
    April 19th, 2016 by Ben Patterson
    Ten tips for getting started with iMovie for iOS

    Your iPhone videos don’t have to be boring just because you shot them with iOS. With a little help from Apple’s iMovie (US$5), you can add quite...

  6. Help
    April 18th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Moving playlists, how to join tracks and more

    Autumn is here, and we’ve all changed our clocks, and it’s time to get back to our iTunes libraries and do some spring cleaning. In this week’s...

  7. Help
    April 14th, 2016 by Susie Ochs
    How to make Night Shift act more like True Tone

    Right now, the 9.7in iPad Pro is Apple’s favourite child. How else can you explain the advantages Apple gave it over the 12.9in iPad Pro released...

  8. Help
    April 7th, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    Nine ways to share files between Macs

    If you have more than one Mac, you probably need to exchange files between the two computers from time to time. There are lots of ways to do this,...

  9. Help
    March 18th, 2016 by Lesa Snider
    Understanding basic image file formats

    Chances are good that you’ve witnessed a wide variety of file formats flit across your screen, but do you really understand what they mean? For...

  10. Help
    March 16th, 2016 by Nick Mediati
    How to master Do Not Disturb on iOS

    Our smartphones have the tendency to ring or buzz at the most inopportune time – in meetings, at movies, while we’re just trying to get some #$%&...

  11. Help
    March 3rd, 2016 by Kirk McElhearn
    Get the most out of Finder views

    One program you use all the time is the Finder. It’s your Mac’s filing system, organisational structure, and overseer. We all know how...

  12. Help
    February 24th, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to boost your Wi-Fi signal without any tricks

    A frequent reader problem related to Wi-Fi – one I hear all the time as a result of having written books about Wi-Fi and Apple’s AirPort base...

  13. Help
    February 23rd, 2016 by Jeffery Battersby
    A primer in Profile Manager: payloads for OS X part 2

    This is episode 12 in our series on setting up and managing devices using Server’s Profile Manager service. You may also want to look at: A primer...

  14. Help
    February 12th, 2016 by Lesa Snider
    Seven Safari superpowers for creatives

    Apple apps are packed with helpful features. For example, both Preview and QuickTime Player include a multitude of superpowers of which many folks...

  15. Productivity
    February 12th, 2016 by Christopher Phin
    Why you should use your iPhone with a Bluetooth keyboard as your main travel computer

    With all the unsettling, unblinking zeal of a missionary, I want to try to convince you that something which sounds a bit weird is actually a great...

  16. Help
    February 11th, 2016 by Jeffery Battersby
    A primer in Profile Manager: Payloads for OS X

    This is episode 11 in our series on setting up and managing devices using Server’s Profile Manager service. You may also want to look at: A primer...

  17. Help
    February 9th, 2016 by Caitlin McGarry
    Switch from Facebook’s iOS app to Facebook on Safari to save battery life

    Facebook last October promised to fix technical issues with its iOS app that caused it to suck up tonnes of battery life, but despite those efforts,...

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