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8 'side doors' for importing images into Photos for OS X and iOS

You don't even need to open the Photos app on your Mac to add new photos to your library.

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More Photos Q&A: Finding your photos on a map, and dealing with metadata

Photos for Mac continues to perplex and annoy many users between learning new features, bugs, and discovering missing ones. We handle more questions this week.

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5 surprising tips for Apple’s new Photos app

From mastering the new adjustment sliders to editing slow-mo video, we uncover some powerful tips for the new Photos for OS X.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Dance to your own groove with BeatLine, animate a story with Creature, and more

In this week's roundup of new Mac apps, we bring you a tool that lets you cut your own groove, a dashboard widget that helps you keep up with the news, and an app that makes sure you don't wake up your boss at 3:00 a.m. (unless you really want to).

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Instagram puts three filters and emoji hashtags at your disposal

New Instagram filters and emoji are always popular, so Instagram combined the two in Monday's update for iOS.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Updates for PaintCode, NeoOffice, Blogo, and more

This week's roundup of Mac apps brings you a jam-packed collection of software that solves all kinds of problems—from office needs to blogging and even painting with code.

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Podcast: Everything we love, hate, and love to hate about Photos for OS X

Glenn and Susie are joined by special guests Joe Kissell and Jeff Carlson to talk about Photos, iCloud Photo Library, and how it fits into our post-iPhoto-and-Aperture lives.

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More help for Photos: Metadata, the Places map, and syncing without iCloud

The introduction of Photos OS X brought a flurry of problems and questions, some more of which we answer this week.

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Photos app floods broadband while seeding the cloud

Living in the cloud sounds wonderful until you spend a month flooding your broadband to upload your initial data.

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How to Photoshop the color of absolutely anything

Give your car, cabinets, or hair a fresh coat of paint with the magic of Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.

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Cloud shopping: Is iCloud Photo Library the best value for your dollar?

The new OS X Photos app might tempt you into paying for more iCloud storage, but it's not necessarily the best deal in town.

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Automator actions, geotags, and more advanced tricks for Photos for OS X

Photos for OS X is 1.0 software, but you can go from newbie to power user with these helpful tips from Jason Snell.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Core Animator, Graph Builder, Ninox, and more apps for work and study

In this week's roundup of new Mac apps, you'll find animation tools for programmers, software for serious coin collectors, and a little help for kids who are having trouble with fractions.

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How to import, merge, and consolidate your libraries in Photos for OS X

Get the skinny on importing, merging, and consolidating photo libraries with the new OS X photo-management app, Photos.

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9 apps to help you up your selfie game

Why do your friends’ selfies look so #flawless? Because they’re using these apps.