Christopher BreenSenior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Bottom line: Should you upgrade to OS X Yosemite?

Chris Breen considers the advances Yosemite brings to the Mac and what it means in Apple's vision of our computing future.

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Podcast: Evolutionary iPads and stunning iMac

Chris Breen and Susie Ochs discuss Apple latest releases--the iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, and iMac with Retina 5K display.

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How to make and receive iPhone calls with your Mac

Among the Continuity features launching with Yosemite is the ability to answer phone calls ringing on your iPhone with your Mac. Your computer is now a speakerphone!

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How to edit photos with iOS 8's Photos app

iOS 8's Photos app is more than just a shoebox for your images. It contains some terrific editing tools as well. Chris Breen takes you on a tour.

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'OK, Mac': Using Automator’s Dictation Commands, new in Yosemite

Yosemite adds a new Dictation Commands feature to Automator that allows you to control you Mac with a couple of well-spoken words.

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No new Apple TV? Here's why we must Watch and wait

Chris Breen's educated guess: Apple TV is waiting for a few other new Apple products to move with it into the smart home of the future.

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How to use Handoff with iOS 8 and Yosemite

With Handoff you can more often use the right device for the right job. Chris Breen explains how it works in Apple's two new operating systems.

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How to install Mac OS X Yosemite

Yosemite is finally live! Here's how to get it, how to install it, and what you should do first, just in case.

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Podcast: Talking Macworld/iWorld hiatus with Paul Kent

Chris Breen and IDG World Expo's Paul Kent talk about Macworld/iWorld going on hiatus and share show memories.

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Remembering Macworld Expo: Why we went to the greatest trade show on earth

Chris Breen reflects on Macworld Expo as news comes that the show is going on hiatus.

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Macworld/iWorld on hiatus, no show in 2015

IDG World Expo announces that the annual Macworld/iWorld trade show and conference will not be held in 2015

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How to capture audio with a new Mac Pro

The latest Mac Pro lacks an audio input, but where there's a will, there's a way, explains Chris Breen.

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iCloud two-step verification just added another step: app-specific passwords

As of October 9, 2014, those using two-step verification will have to generate app specific passwords for third-party apps the use iCloud data.

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Taking the bait: 5 Apple developments we've been waiting for

When promoting its October 16th event, Apple tells us that "It's been way too long." If that doesn't invite Chris Breen's speculation, nothing does.

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How to transfer camera images to an iPad with an old adapter

Although you have an old adapter and new iPad, you can continue using that adapter by adding yet another one.