Editor's Picks

  1. January 18th, 2017 by Caitlin McGarry
    Evernote overhauls its iOS app with focus on speed and simplicity
    In its quest to make you more organised and productive, popular note-taking app Evernote grew a bit bloated. The app’s speed, or lack thereof, is...
  2. January 17th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to block certain calls in iOS 10
    Adam Finberg would like a call-blocking app in iOS 10 that would: Allow all calls on your contact list to ring through. Send all calls not on your...
  3. January 16th, 2017 by Macworld Australia Staff
    KidsXap
    An App developed specifically for the ever-expanding $12.4 billion child care industry is being downloaded in droves by both childcare centres and...
  4. January 16th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to browse privately and avoid persistent tracking on a Mac, iPhone and iPad
    Say you find yourself using the web on a strange computer – maybe one owned by a relative or friend, or in a library or school. When using a computer...
  5. January 13th, 2017 by Ian Paul
    How to quickly check that your home IoT devices are secure
    You’ve spent a good amount of time getting Alexa to properly activate your wireless speakers, living room lights and smart cam, but is your new...
  6. January 13th, 2017 by Agam Shah
    New MacBook Pros stop Apple’s skid in worldwide PC shipments
    Apple’s new MacBook Pros have put the brakes on a free-fall of Mac shipments globally, though they haven’t provided the significant boost...
  7. January 13th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    Lock down your Mac with system and networking monitoring tools
    Any malware powerful enough to overcome the defences that Apple built to resist incursions may also be powerful enough to hide its traces. That’s...
  8. January 11th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to delete images from Photos for macOS without getting rid of them
    Othman Al Serri writes in with a deliciously existential question: I have been using iPhoto for the past eight years. Using it is like a breeze, and...
  9. January 11th, 2017 by Roman Loyola
    Apple resolves the MacBook Pro battery life issues found in Consumer Reports testing
    Apple and Consumer Reports have been working together to determine the issues that Consumer Reports had with the new MacBook Pro’s battery life during...
  10. January 10th, 2017 by Owen Fletcher
    Apple will reportedly launch three new iPad models in spring 2017
    It looks like 2017 is gearing up to be the year of the iPad. Apple is launching three new iPad models in the spring of 2017, according to KGI Securities...
  11. January 10th, 2017 by Caitlin McGarry
    The iPhone turns 10: Apple CEO Tim Cook promises ‘the best is yet to come’
    It’s tough to remember a time before the iPhone, which ushered in the smartphone era and radically transformed our lives. A decade ago, on 9 January...
  12. January 9th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to make sure Time Machine backs up external drives
    Mike Keslosky uses Time Machine, and wants to shift his Photos and iTunes libraries from his startup volume to an externally connected hard drive....
  13. January 9th, 2017 by Peter Sayer and David Braue
    Apple’s profit slump means a pay cut for Tim Cook
    Apple CEO Tim Cook’s total compensation took a dive for 2016, as the company missed its financial targets for the year. The company’s earnings...
  14. December 23rd, 2016 by Jeffery Battersby
    How to manage your network with iNet Network Scanner
    Two weeks ago in part 2 of the indispensables series I made mention of a networkscanning app called iNet Network Scanner. I’ve used this app...
  15. December 23rd, 2016 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to capture deleted photos from an unsynced device
    A family member of mine deleted a lot of pictures from iCloud (on his phone), and then wiped them from the Recently Deleted folder as well. The...
  16. December 22nd, 2016 by Grant Gross
    Nokia and Apple trade accusations in patent lawsuits
    An international patent dispute has broken out between Apple and Nokia over the Finnish mobile network vendor’s licensing terms for the widely...
  17. December 22nd, 2016 by Roman Loyola
    LG’s 4K and 5K UltraFine displays now for sale at the Apple online store
    Back in June, Apple announced that it had discontinued its Thunderbolt Display, leaving Mac users wondering about their display choices. The picture...
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