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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Why streaming music services matter

Regardless of whether or not Apple acquires Beats Music, its subscription streaming service is important and may be the model for music consumption in the future.

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Podcasting tools: Going pro

Thanks to a tax refund, Chris Breen has abandoned his old podcasting tools and upgraded his gear.

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5 tips for avoiding Internet dopiness

No one's perfect, but there's no reason to advertise your imperfection by doing dopey things on the Internet.

Podcast: The boulevard of broken dreams

Serenity Caldwell and Chris Breen return to discuss products sure to not appear at WWDC, bad bad broadband companies, and Apple retail store changes.

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Apple PR's Katie Cotton departs: What it could mean for the press

Apple's VP of worldwide communications is leaving Apple after 18 years. Will her departure mean more open communication in the future?

Importing Windows Outlook messages into Apple's Mail

You have a fat .pst email archive in hand from a Windows PC and would like to move those messages to your Mac. Chris Breen explains how.

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Jongo S3 review: Wireless speaker is flexible but offers unimpressive sound

You can connect to Pure's Jongo S3 via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or wired connection but it offers so-so sound and weak multi-room play options.

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How to share iWork '13 files with iOS devices

Sharing iWork '13 files over cloud services is harder than it needs to be. Chris Breen covers your options.

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Apogee One for iPad and Mac review: Audio interface does it all (almost)

The second iteration of Apogee's versatile portable audio interface adds support for iOS devices and multi-source recording. Chris Breen generally likes what he hears.

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How to gain easy access to your iPhone's most important mail

If you're running iOS 7 there's very little reason to dig down through mailboxes to locate the email most important to you.

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Podcast: Comics are funny 'til someone gets hurt

Dan Frakes joins Chris Breen to talk about the dilution of ComiXology, new MacBook Airs, the thing we once called Net Neutrality, and a hiring settlement.

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Slim down your SSD with symbolic links

Why junk up your SSD's limited storage capacity with files that can easily be packed onto another hard drive? Chris Breen shows you how.

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Podcast: Green Day

Chris Breen and Dan Moren contemplate a refined Apple TV interface, tech we're uncomfortable with, and just how green Apple grows.

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Troubleshooting Yahoo/AT&T password issues

If you have an old email account now associated with Yahoo and AT&T you may find it difficult to change your password. Chris Breen offers a way through the mess.

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How to sync bookmarks with two iCloud accounts

The setup: Two users, two sets of bookmarks, one shared iPad between them. How to get everyone's bookmarks on one device.