1. Help 1
    Scheduling recurring events on iOS

    Reader Diane Williams has a recurring question: “I’m trying to schedule a recurring meeting that occurs each month on the first Thursday of...

  2. News
    Google (finally) lets you download your Gmail and Calendar data, here’s how

    This crucial feature was a long time coming, but now you can ditch the third-party backup tools and arcane workarounds. Rejoice, Google users, for...

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    How to solve the worst email annoyances

    You’d think that after 25 years of mainstream experience, the job of sending and receiving email would be dead simple. Yet we continue to face situations...

  4. News
    Mountain Lion: What we know heading into WWDC

    With Mountain Lion poised to make an appearance at WWDC next week for developers and eager keynote followers alike, we figured it might be a good...

  5. News 3
    Mountain Lion: What you need to know

    Any time there’s a new operating system, there’s bound to be lots of questions about new features and capabilities. And when that operating system’s...

  6. News
    What’s in a name? App overhaul in Mountain Lion

    Mountain Lion OS X will include a number of new apps that made their debut on iOS, including Reminders, Notes, and Game Center. But in order to further...

  7. Help
    Automator workflow tip: Clear the iPod photo cache

    Many Mac users discover that their Macs’ storage space mysteriously declines over time. This can happen for obvious reasons, of course – you’ve...

  8. Help
    Fixing a broken Automator workflow

    A reader who wishes to remain anonymous queries an Automator workflow that is seemingly broken under Lion. He writes: I’ve tried an Automator workflow...

  9. News
    Apple seeds Mac OS X 10.7.3 to devs

    Apple has seeded Mac OS X 10.7.3 to developers, asking them to focus on iCal calendars, Mail, AddressBook and iCloud’s document storage. OS...

  10. Blogs 14
    Why I won’t commit to Lion. Yet.

    Allow me to provide a little insight into how stories with headlines like these generally work. The Author distends his or her minor objections to...

  11. Help
    iCal invitation account

    I’ve repeatedly encountered a problem when sending iCal invitations to people. When I create an iCal event, add the invitees and press Send, iCal...

  12. Features 6
    Mac OS X Lion: What you need to know

    The last time Apple updated the Mac operating system—2009’s Snow Leopard release—the most noteworthy changes happened under the hood. That’s...

  13. Help
    Five fantastic Address Book tips

    When you think of Apple’s most intriguing applications, Address Book probably doesn’t spring to mind. It offers anything but the sexiness of an...

  14. Help 1
    Automator workflow of the month: Create to-do items anywhere

    One of the main reasons Mac users avoid Apple’s automation utility, Automator, is because they believe that to do anything worthwhile with it,...

  15. Blogs
    Opinion: Apple get your head in the cloud

    When those who follow these sorts of things speak of Apple and its strengths and weaknesses, the S and Ws often break down along these lines—Strengths:...

  16. Help
    Dealing with iPhone duplicates

    Reader Michael Beaudoin is frustrated with an iPhone that has too much information on it. He writes: I have an iPhone and MobileMe. When I sync iCal...

  17. Help
    Five Awesome Automator Tips

    Mac OS X’s built-in automation tool, Automator (in your Applications folder), is capable of performing wondrous feats, yet far too many people ignore...

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