Ted LandauSenior Contributor, Macworld

How Apple could improve typing on the iPad

Ted Landau thinks typing on the iPad could be easier—the functions of the virtual keyboard need some work.

Bugs & Fixes: Fixing Apple TV lost network connections

Ted Landau suffers with an Apple TV that refuses to establish a network connection. He explores options for connecting the device to his network.

Bugs & Fixes: SandboxCleaner cleans up QuickTime component crashes

Boinx has released a tool to help with QuickTime component conflicts that may cause sandboxes applications to crash. Ted Landau explains.

Bugs & Fixes: OS X Recent Items glitch

Ted Landau explores the mystery of recent items as they appear in the Finder's Recent Items list and an application's dock menu.

Mac troubleshooting: dealing with hard drive woes

When you suspect a hard drive problem, it's time to swing into action. Ted Landau shows you what to do.

Bugs & Fixes: Recover photos lost in an import

Ted Landau relates the tale of a friend who fears he's lost every photo on his iPhone. Ted, naturally, came to the rescue.

Mac troubleshooting: Be prepared for hard-drive failure

When hard-drive disaster strikes, you need to start up your Mac from another drive to repair it. But, which drive? Take a few minutes now to prepare for emergencies.

Mac troubleshooting: What to do when you can't print

Few things are more frustrating than a document that won't print. Ted Landau shows you how to get the pages rolling again.

Bugs & Fixes: When Safari bookmarks fail to sync

Ted Landau offers advice on syncing bookmarks between devices

Why the iPad still can't be a true Mac replacement

For some folks, the iPad is enough computing power. But for Ted Landau, the iPad still has a long, long way to go to replace his beloved Mac.

Bugs & Fixes: iPhone fails to pair to Bluetooth device

Ted Landau examines the possible causes of a failed iPhone-to-Bluetooth-device connection.

Why I hope Apple never buys Dropbox

Rumor has it that Apple once tried (unsuccessfully) to acquire Dropbox. Ted Landau hopes that never comes to pass.

Bugs & Fixes: PDFs saved from the web fail to open

Ted Landau recounts the tale of web-based PDF files refusing to open when saved.

Mac troubleshooting: What to do when your computer is too slow

It happens to every Mac user sooner or later: The virtual gears inside your computer begin to act as though they're running in a vat of tapioca pudding. Before carting your Mac off to an Apple Genius Bar, try these fixes.

Document scanner showdown: NeatDesk versus ScanSnap iX500

The two most popular lines of document scanners are from Neat and Fujitsu. Their top-of-the-line desktop machines are Neat's NeatDesk for Mac and Fujitsu’s ScanSnap iX500. Both feature new mobile scanning options.