Don't-Miss iPad Stories

Six reasons to buy an iPad

Your Aunt Vilma has written, asking why she should buy an iPad. If she's anything like Chris Breen's Aunt Vilma, these six reasons might influence her decision.

Back up your iPhone and iPad

Don't let your information accidentally get erased. It's easy to back up to iCloud and to iTunes; here's a short video primer to help you do so.

Share photos from your DSLR, no computer required

You don't need to crack open your laptop to tweet out high-quality photos.

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Set up a kid-friendly iPad

Before handing over your iPad to a kid, it's best to do some parental preparation. In this Macworld Video, Scholle Sawyer McFarland offers some tips.

How to sync an Android phone to your Mac

Syncing an iPhone to a Mac is simple. Syncing an Android phone may not be quite as easy, but it isn't hard. Here's how to do it.

Tips and tricks for iPhoto for iOS

You may think you know most of what there is to know about iPhoto's mobile version, but the more obscure capabilities make your pictures pop.

iPad colors gone wrong? Whack it!

Chris Breen suggests committing an act of violence against a first-generation iPad that's lost all sense of color.

Recycle your old tech gear

What to do with your old tech gear when it no longer works? Recycle it. We show you how and where to be responsible with outdated stuff.

How to fast-charge your iPhone or iPad using a standard USB port

Free utility Asus Ai Charger works a little black magic to make your iDevices charge faster.

Editing PowerPoint documents on an iPad

You love your iPad, and chances are good that you need to use Microsoft Office for work. You have lots of options for editing documents created in Microsoft Word and Excel on your iPad, but what about the third major component of Microsoft Office, PowerPoint?

Back up, wipe and restore your iPad

If you're selling your iPad, then you need to wipe all of the information on it. In this Tech Tip from IDG News Service, Nick Barber will show you how.

How to migrate from Android to iPhone

Making the switch doesn't have to be hard. Here's how to move your contacts, media, and other data from one platform to the other.

Working with iOS's Shared Photo Streams

Sharing photos with a limited group of friends and family is a snap with iOS 6's Shared Photo Streams. Dan Moren shows you how.