1. Help
    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...

  2. News
    February 23rd, 2015 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple offers free fixes for MacBook Pros with video problems

    MacBook Pro owners experiencing video problems are eligible for a free fix from Apple as of Friday. Apple said a “small percentage” of MacBook...

  3. Features
    February 20th, 2015 by Anthony Caruana
    Getting ready for the school year

    As summer draws to a close, the new school year arrives. And with that, the questions arise: what technology do the students need? Which apps will...

  4. News
    February 20th, 2015 by Caitlin McGarry
    Happy 25th birthday, Photoshop! Adobe looks to mobile as key for the next 25

    The first version of Photoshop, which starting shipping for Macs this week 25 years ago, was bare bones compared to the image editing tools and processing...

  5. Blogs
    February 19th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    Encrypting email with public keys

    In recent weeks, I’ve written about protecting data stored locally on a hard drive, against both people with physical access and potential remote...

  6. App Guide
    February 19th, 2015 by Julio Ojeda-Zapata

    Heaven for a hardcore graphic artist or photo editor is a Wacom Cintiq, one of those fancy input devices that builds in a display and includes a...

  7. Help
    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...

  8. App Guide
    February 18th, 2015 by Kirk McElhearn
    DiskWarrior 5

    I’ve said it countless times: it’s not a question of if you will lose data, but when. Media, such as hard drives, eventually fails. Or you can...

  9. Blogs
    February 18th, 2015 by Christopher Phin
    Think Retro: The Macintosh Portable is about as portable as a sack of potatoes

    In the picture right, I am holding a Macintosh Portable, the spiritual ancestor of the MacBook Air. Well, that’s what I’m holding in my left hand;...

  10. Help
    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....

  11. Productivity
    February 16th, 2015 by Eugenio Ferrante
    Business outlook for 2015: the growth of the Internet of Things, interconnected devices and BYOD

      By Eugenio Ferrante, General Manager, Cross Platform Solutions, Parallels Asia Pacific.   Smart devices, which are steadily getting...

  12. Help
    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...

  13. Blogs
    February 16th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    FileVault 2 encrypts your whole Mac, and Disk Utility can encrypt parts

    In a previous column, I explained the use and benefit (and some of the drawbacks) of turning on full-disk encryption (FDE) with Apple’s built-in...

  14. Help
    February 12th, 2015 by Christopher Breen
    Even more Photos for OS X questions, answered

    It seems that even after you offer a first look at Photos, suggestions for ways to prepare your iPhoto library for Photos and field a number of...

  15. News
    February 11th, 2015 by Caitlin McGarry
    Tim Cook speaks: Apple Watch, Apple Pay, and what he really thinks of Android

    When Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks, the world listens – even if he’s speaking to a room full of bankers and other finance bigwigs at the annual Goldman...

  16. News
    February 11th, 2015 by Mikael Ricknas
    Apple promises developers better stability, performance for Swift

    Apple has upgraded its Swift programming language, promising developers improved stability, performance and some useful new features. Swift was unveiled...

  17. Blogs
    February 11th, 2015 by Christopher Breen
    Think Retro: Apple’s fonts have always been as classy as its products

    Even for those of us who aren’t designers or typographers, a company’s corporate font seems to seep deep into our consciousness. I mean, yeah,...

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