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How to make the best use of Mail Drop

A reader needs a bit more information about the workings of Mail Drop. For the most part it's entirely seamless, but Chris Breen explains the few gotchas.

How to command your Mac with your voice

Chris Breen shows you how to create a voice memo on your Mac just by saying "Record me."

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What to do when iCloud Keychain fails to sync

A reader has updated to Yosemite but his iCloud Keychain passwords are missing from Safari. Chris Breen provides a solution.

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How to avoid deleting messages when swiping your iPad too briskly

A reader has a common concern: She swiped an email message too swiftly and it vanished. She'd like it back and Chris Breen lends a hand.

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Use these apps to keep your little monsters safe on Halloween

Empower your iPhone with the right apps for a fun and safe Halloween.

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Unhappy with iTunes 12? Here's how to revert to iTunes 11

Some people are unimpressed by iTunes 12 and wish for a way back. Chris Breen provides it.

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Capture the action on your iOS device with Yosemite

iOS 8 and Yosemite's QuickTime Player work hand in hand to let you capture you device's screen as a movie. Chris Breen shows you how.

Capture the action on your iOS device with Yosemite

iOS 8 and Yosemite's QuickTime Player work hand in hand to let you capture you device's screen as a movie. Chris Breen shows you how.

What to do when you're about to run out of broadband data

A meticulous backup strategy actually backfired on Joe Kissell recently, eating up half of his family's monthly bandwidth in just a week. Here's how he coped—brother, can you spare a byte?

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How to transfer data from your old computer to a new Yosemite Mac

A friend of a friend attempted to pull the hard drive from an old Mac and connect it to a new one with poor results. Chris Breen suggests a tried and true method.

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How to use iCloud Drive

With Yosemite and iOS 8 Apple has loosened the shackles on iCloud storage. Here's how to put it to use on your Yosemite-running Mac, iOS 8 device, and the web.

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Away from home? Here's how to access your Mac remotely

Topher Kessler details the many ways you can access the data on a remote Mac from across the street or across the globe.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Special iTunes 12 edition

iTunes 12 has significantly changed the way you manage your media, and that's led a lot of people to ask the iTunes Guy for answers.

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Bugs & Fixes: Solving a Yosemite post-install disaster

Ted Landau details the detective work he undertook to ferret out a single item that caused havoc with Yosemite on his older Mac Pro.

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6 easy ways to show off your best photos

Don't let your photos languish on your memory card or hard drive. Whip up a slideshow and share them with the world.