1. Features
    Storage breakdown

    How much data are you storing? Do you really know? And how do you share that data? Is it backed up? When you start thinking about all the different...

  2. News
    VirnetX adds newly granted patent to lawsuit against Apple

    Patent company VirnetX is adding a patent it was recently granted to its ongoing patent infringement lawsuit against Apple in a federal court in Texas...

  3. App Guide
    Battery Health

    Everyone with a laptop Mac needs to know a handful of tricks to help squeeze a few more computing minutes out of a MacBook battery. Some may decrease...

  4. Help
    In case of emergency: creating the bootable iPod classic

    In a recent Macworld Podcast, I mentioned that it was possible to use an old iPod classic as a bootable drive for emergency troubleshooting use....

  5. Help
    Editing and annotating PDF files with Preview

    If you flip back through your course notes, you’ll see that last week we explored using Preview to edit and annotate images. But as I explained...

  6. App Guide
    Clear Day for Mac

    If you live in an area with near constant unpredictable weather, then an accurate and trustworthy weather app can be very helpful. Clear Day 2.0 is...

  7. Reviews
    Adobe Dreamweaver CC

    With the amazing leaps in web design over the past couple of years, sites can fall out of style quickly. How do you keep up with the technology, and...

  8. News
    The Lord of the Rings: War in the North coming to the Mac this month

    Mac-using Lord of the Rings fans will be happy to know that the multiplayer action role-playing game The Lord of the Rings: War in the North is coming...

  9. App Guide
    Pixa

    Pixa is iPhoto for designers and writers. It’s an image and inspiration organiser with a slick interface and some smart tools for collecting all...

  10. Help
    Fixing iTunes’ truncated tracks

    Reader Mike Barlow, after reading my recent When You’re Stone Out of Luck, had a head scratcher of his own. He writes: “The stone out of...

  11. App Guide
    Push to Talk

    Push to Talk lets you assign a key on your keyboard as a mute switch for your Mac’s mic. Push to Talk serves as a ‘cough switch’...

  12. Reviews
    Google’s Chromecast

    Google doesn’t have the best track record in the living room. Google TV was a solid idea for adding the internet to the familiar TV experience,...

  13. App Guide
    Cloud Mate

    Cloud Mate unleashes the potential of Apple’s iCloud storage. If you use any aspects of iCloud sync – Photo Stream, saving documents from...

  14. Help
    Automator workflow of the month: easily encrypt folders

    You can use Apple’s Disk Utility to convert a folder into an encrypted disk image – a protected archive that you unlock with a password. Such...

  15. Features
    Point of sale systems

    As retailers have become more aware of the importance of stock management, the humble register has become a critical element of stock control. Point...

  16. Help
    Ask the iTunes guy: iTunes workarounds

    This week’s column deals with solutions to common (and some less common) problems that use little-known features of iTunes or third-party software....

  17. News
    Apple restores developer site taken offline after attack

    Apple late on Friday restored key sections of its developer website, including the download centre, more than a week after it took the portal offline....

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