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Roman has covered technology since the early 1990s. His career started at MacUser, and he's worked for MacAddict, Mac|Life, TechTV, PC/Computing, and Windows NT Systems.

2011 in review: The year in Mac

As we prepare to enter a new year, let’s take a look back at the previous 12 months from a Mac perspective.

How to shop at the Mac App Store

You say you’ve never bought anything on the Mac App Store? Don’t worry, we’re here to help. In this tutorial, we’ll go through the steps for buying software on the Mac App Store. It’s very easy.

Pogoplug reveals Series 4 cloud storage device

On Wednesday, Pogoplug reveals the latest version of their hardware, the Series 4.

Buying guide: Macs

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We give you the lowdown on Apple's offerings to help you decide which Mac to buy.

Buying guide: Multifunction printers

Multifunction printers combine a printer, scanner, copier, and sometimes a fax machine into a single device. With that convenience comes questions. We have a few tips on finding the right MFP, plus some picks for our favorite all-in-one devices.

Buying guide: Macs (2011)

Shopping for a new Mac? Here's the lowdown on Apple's offerings to help you decide which Mac to buy.

Get quick access to iOS settings with IconSettings

IconSettings allows you to create Home icons for the settings of your iOS device, without needing to jailbreak it.

Apple releases Canon, FujiXerox printer drivers

Apple has released new drivers for Canon and FujiXerox printers and scanners.

How to prevent Siri access on a locked iPhone 4S

Siri, the new voice command feature on the iPhone 4S, is a handy new feature that's pretty amazing. But it could be used by someone to play a pretty mean trick.

iCloud: Backup

With iCloud Backup, the data on your iOS device is backed up to the cloud automatically, when you're not using your device -- your backup is done without you even thinking about it.

LaCie's Little Big Disk with Thunderbolt now shipping

On Tuesday, LaCie finally made the Little Big Disk with Thunderbolt hard drive available to the public through the Apple Retail Store and the Apple Online Store. The LaCie drive was originally announced in February.

Thunderbolt strikes at 2011 Intel Developer Forum

Several companies are displaying new Thunderbolt-based hardware at the 2011 Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco this week, giving users of Thunderbolt-equipped Macs new hope that they will be able to finally take full advantage of the new high-speed connection technology.

Samsung announces new optical drive with Wi-Fi connectivity

Samsung on Friday announced its new SE-208BW Smart Media Hub. The SE-208BW is an optical disk drive that is equipped with Wi-Fi so users can stream CDs and DVDs to smartphones, tablets, and computers.

Customized Core i7 Mac mini offers iMac-like performance

Want iMac-like performance, without having to buy an iMac? You can get such a machine from Apple if you customize the new Mac mini. Macworld Lab has tested a build-to-order Mac mini, and the results are very close to that of a standard configuration 21.5-inch 2.5GHz Core i5 iMac.

HighPoint unveils USB 3.0 expansion card for Mac Pro

If you have a Mac Pro and a USB 3.0 hard drive, you can take advantage of USB 3.0 speeds by installing HighPoint’s new RocketU Quad USB 3.0 PCI-E card.