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How to reset your Mac's NVRAM, PRAM, and SMC

If you're experiencing weird glitches with your Mac, this troubleshooting step may help. Joe Kissell explains when and how to zap your NVRAM.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Organize your to-do list with Handle and Letterspace

This week's app roundup includes a couple of offerings that help you stay on target with your task list—plus games, a reading list manager, photo apps, and more.

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Why Tesla is poaching Apple employees

Tesla CEO Elon Musk fancies himself the Steve Jobs of electric cars.

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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's the rebirth of satellite Internet

The next thing in worldwide connectivity isn't going to be in underground cables, so much as it will be over your head. It starts with satellites.

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Amber enlists websites to help banish broken links

Like a decentralized Wayback Machine, a new tool called Amber is letting individual websites join the fight against link rot.

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How to prepare your iPhoto library for Photos for OS X

Most of us will be waiting a month or two for the release of Photos for OS X. During that time, why not take steps to prepare your iPhoto library for the move?

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You Should Play: Rearrange comic panels to help Framed's noir tale unfold

Inventive touch gameplay delivers a short and sweet narrative adventure that is perfect for iOS devices.

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Fitness trackers need to provide insights and advice, not just data

Hopefully the Apple Watch will do better than most of the trackers we have now, which offer pretty graphs and not much else.

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Twitter's plan to boost growth: Videos, messaging, and timelines for people who don't use Twitter

Twitter is creating an experience for you, even if you don't have a Twitter account.

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How to assess photos quickly with a star rating system

Keep the keepers, flag the best, and trash the rest with Lesa Snider's simple system for keeping your photo library under control.

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FiftyThree’s Paper drops drawing tool prices to zero

Paper's extra art tools used to cost $1 a piece through in-app purchases, but now they all come with the app.

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With employee help, ID theft ring allegedly stole $700,000 in Apple gift cards

Five people have been indicted in scheme that took advantage of Apple 'instant credit' gift cards.

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Twitter makes up with Google to make tweets easily searchable

The deal means more millions more eyeballs will be on Twitter, even without new users.