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Dan has been writing about all things Apple since 2006, when he first started contributing to the MacUser blog. Since then he's covered most of the company's major product releases and reviewed every major revision of iOS. In his "copious" free time, he's usually grinding away on a novel or two.

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Scheduling recurring events on iOS

Surprisingly, there's no way in iOS's Calendar to schedule events that recur on a specific day of the month, like the first Thursday. Here are a couple ways to work around that missing feature.

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The Mac at 30: The next 30 years

As the Mac celebrates its 30th birthday, Dan Moren looks at where the influential computer has been and what that might mean for where it’s headed.

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iWork updates for Mac, iOS return missing features

A number of features that were MIA in the recent revamps of iWork on the Mac and iOS have returned in the latest updates for the suites.

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iWork for iCloud apps get password protection, other improvements

Password protection, keyboard shortcuts, and lists of shared documents are just a few of the latest improvements to Apple's online productivity suite.

Court grants temporary suspension of Apple antitrust monitor

A New York court of appeals has granted Apple a temporary stay from an appointed antitrust monitor while it prepares to hear arguments over a longer suspension.

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Apple, FTC settle over in-app purchases by minors

In a settlement with the FTC, Apple has agreed to make changes to its in-app purchase system as well as providing millions in refunds to customers whose children made unauthorized purchases.

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Concerned about OS X fragmentation and security? Don't be

Whispers of platform fragmentation and security vulnerabilities in the Mac OS X are being blown a bit out of proportion. Here's why.

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Apple acquires SnappyCam iOS camera app, developer

Smartphone cameras are big business, so it's no surprise that Apple's latest acquisition is a popular iPhone camera app and its one-man development team.

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Fix a plug-in-related PDF printing issue in Safari

Having trouble printing to PDFs from Safari since installing Mavericks? Dan Moren has a potential workaround for plug-in woes.

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How to set up port forwarding

Port forwarding is one of those arcane processes that make so many people throw up their hands in frustration. Here's how to navigate the treacherous waters.

Clockwise Podcast: 2014 anticipation, 2013 favorites, and a blue Power Mac

As the year ends, our podcast panel looks forward to the tech of 2014 and imagines our 2003 selves reacting to 2013 tech. Plus Apple's new Mac Pro, Facebook's video ads, and where we'll be celebrating New Year's Eve.

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Six ways to improve the Apple TV interface

Apple's adding more and more content sources to its streaming set-top box. And that's a good thing. But it also presents some new user interface challenges. Here are some suggestions to improve the experience.

Clockwise Podcast: Airing our grievances

Have we reached peak social media? Are serial entrepreneurs creepy? Will people on the Internet pay for anything? And what's on our tech holiday shopping lists? These questions may or may not be answered by Dan Moren, Jason Snell, Philip Michaels, and Susie Ochs.

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Hosts review: Simple System Preferences pane makes network tweaks easy

Most of us don't need to edit our Mac's hosts file very often, but when we do, the free Hosts preference pane makes it a snap to do so.

Apple Store iPad app makes long-awaited debut

It's been almost three and a half years since Apple released an Apple Store app for the iPhone; naturally, it's about time for an iPad version.