1. News
    Parallels Desktop 9 soups up cloud storage, improves Windows 8 support

    Delight in running Windows or Linux applications on your Mac? That’s right in Parallels Desktop’s wheelhouse, and version 9, which debuted on...

  2. Help
    Up and running with Photo Stream

    In our long look at iPhoto, we’ve covered the interface basics, along with importing and viewing images. During those two lessons I took pains...

  3. Blogs
    Hands-on: Parallels Access runs your Mac apps on your iPad

    Parallels is best known to Mac users as one of the handful of companies – including VMWare and a couple of others – that make apps enabling...

  4. Blogs
    My office is not a starship, or why speech recognition is not for me

    For most of my life, I dreamed of interacting with my computer the way the crew of the Enterprise did on Star Trek. No keyboard or mouse – just...

  5. Help
    The lazy man’s guide to streaming iTunes movies to your iPad

    Reader Paul Inglis is interested in transferring media wirelessly to his iPad. He writes: OK, I’m lazy. But my Mac is upstairs and I’m downstairs...

  6. App Guide
    DM1

    It happens. You sometimes sit down in front of your computer and think, “Man, what I wouldn’t give for an easy-to-use beatbox like the classic...

  7. Blogs
    Apple and the enterprise: A complicated relationship

    When Microsoft shipped Windows 2000 and Active Directory, Apple didn’t really have a solution for identity management or for linking Macs to an...

  8. Reviews
    Sennheiser MOMENTUM headphones

    Sennheiser has a long, established history of producing quality audio products and its MOMENTUM over-ear headphones are no exception. Wrapped in a...

  9. Gadget Guide
    Nimblstand

    The US$49.95 Nimblstand is a piece of lightweight plastic that attaches your Apple Wireless Keyboard (not included) to your iPad, making one seamless...

  10. App Guide
    Keymo

    Despite having graced our desks with its presence for decades, the mouse does not always offer a very convenient way of interacting with your Mac....

  11. Help
    How to import and view images in iPhoto

    Last week we took a long look at iPhoto’s interface. Now that we’ve got our bearings, it’s time to use the application for something worthwhile....

  12. News 3
    Mac security study finds most antivirus software options are effective

    Not-for-profit comparison organisation, AV-Comparatives has conducted a sizeable review of the security software available to Mac users, testing a...

  13. News
    Apple seeds OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 6

    The latest preview of Apple’s newest operating system, OS X Mavericks, has been released to developers. The preview arrives just two weeks after...

  14. App Guide
    iClouDrive

    For all iCloud’s integration with OS X, the one thing that Apple’s cloud service isn’t very good at is arbitrary file storage. Want to save...

  15. Help
    Bugs & Fixes: back up to avoid iPhone disasters

    Much too often, I get a phone call with a plea for help that goes something like this recent one: “I dropped my iPhone and now it’s broken....

  16. Help
    Saving documents to your Mac rather than iCloud

    Reader M Burns asks about an issue that has puzzled more than one Mountain Lion user. He writes: “I’m running Mountain Lion on my MacBook...

  17. Reviews
    Tryten Mac mini Security Mount

    The arrival of a colleague’s new Mac mini proved to be the perfect time to test out Tryten’s Mac mini Security Mount. Like all good products,...

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