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Bugs & Fixes: Dymo LabelWriter’s living death

Ted Landau recounts the tale of troubleshooting (and finally replacing) a beloved Dymo LabelWriter printer.

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Get to know iOS 8: New Camera tricks and a major overhaul of Photos

Check out what's new and improved in the Camera and Photos apps for iOS 8.

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The trick to finding the right printer driver for your Mac

Setting up a printer in OS X is usually pretty simple. But Ted Landau discovered a common situation in which it's anything but.

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How to upgrade to iOS 8 (and downgrade to iOS 7 if you regret it)

iOS 8 is here, and you're probably itching to give it a spin. Here's how to do so safely and completely. Plus: How to go back to iOS 7 if you don't like the new OS.

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How to send multiple images from iPhoto for iOS

A reader needs help emailing multiple images from his online photo albums. Chris Breen lends a hand.

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How to spill-proof your laptop (and how to fix it if that fails)

You've spilled your coffee all over your MacBook: Now what do you do?

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How to prepare your devices for iOS 8

iOS 8 is coming soon. Here are some steps you can take to prepare your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch for it.

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How to hide the free U2 album from your iTunes library

Apple and U2 were generous to provide the band's album for free, but if you'd prefer to not see it, Kirk McElhearn shows you how to hide it.

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How to correct Siri's pronunciation

Is Siri mispronouncing the name of your friends and family? Chris Breen shows you how to set her straight.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Re-download audiobooks, watch Netflix offline, and more

Kirk McElhearn returns to discuss matters of prohibited audiobook re-downloading, lossless audio file conversion, what's not in your playlists, and inability to download Netflix and Hulu content.

Mac 911 grab-bag: Phone-less two-factor authentication, iTunes and "Other"

In this collection of Mac 911 quick hits Chris Breen addresses issues of two-factor authentication without a mobile phone, a too-bright HipChat client, iTunes' "Other" entry, and iPhoto metadata.

Everything you ever needed to know about the Terminal

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Even if the command-line freaks you out, you should check out Craig Hockenberry's awesome survey of the most important and most useful Terminal techniques and commands.

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Enable OS X's Enhanced Dictation for on-the-fly transcription

OS X's dictation feature works pretty well, but with a simple setting change, you can enable on-the-fly dictation, even when offline. We show you how.