If coming up with a backup strategy is one of your New Year's resolutions, maybe a backup drive should be on your holiday shopping list. We can tell you what to look for.
Google’s much-maligned social network is leagues above the rest when it comes to photo-sharing tools and privacy controls.
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Limited data plan? No problem—we have some simple tricks that can help you cut back on data usage.
iMovie 10 can help you make your movies short, sweet, and exciting with the trailers feature. Chris Breen explains all.
OS X Mavericks' sidebar is intended to give you one-click access to the items you use the most. Here's how to make sure it does.
When it comes to buying fixed-up older iPads, you have a bevy of options. But really, the Apple refurbished store should be your first and only choice.
Concerned about storing passwords and other personal information in iCloud? Chris Breen suggests that the things we do with our information for the sake of convenience are far riskier.
Looking for a new set of speakers for your computer, smartphone, tablet, or media player? The options can be overwhelming. Here's our annual guide for picking the right speaker system.
With a ho-ho-ho and a modest-to-moderate financial investment, you can blast holiday tunes from one end of your home to the other.
Ready to make DVDs for the holidays? A little know-how and some help from Automator makes it easier to do with iMovie 10.
You say you have the backups from two old MacBooks that you want to put on a single new iMac? Chris Breen shows the way.
The holidays are upon us, which means that many of us will be shooting our relatives and friends (with a camera, people, with a camera). Professor Breen shows you how to turn that footage into a respectable iMovie 10 video.
In response to his previous column, Kirk has gotten several more questions about iBooks. He also addresses a tricky question about moving the contents of an iTunes library back and forth between two Macs, and one about making a smart playlist with nested conditions.
OS X Mavericks' new iBooks app lets you store and read ebooks purchased from the iBookstore or elsewhere. But that's not all it can do: you can also keep PDFs in iBooks and organize them to your liking...with some limitations.