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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 We show you how and where to be responsible with outdated stuff.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.

How to set up speech and emoji on your iPhone

Your iPhone can read you any text you can select. And you can add fun graphics anywhere you can type. Lex Friedman shows you how.

10 tips to keep your mobile devices charged and happy

Your mobile devices contain batteries that are miracles of engineering, holding amounts of energy that their predecessors couldn’t come close to equaling. Properly using this potential can help your mobile batteries last longer on the road. Here are our tips for optimum battery performance.

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Keep your mobile device clean

Tired of all the grunge on your screen? Follow these steps to clean your mobile phone or tablet—and keep it that way.

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Get started with the iPad and iPad mini

Received an iPad or iPad mini for the holidays? Check out our guide to transferring your information, getting it set up, and some basic starting steps.

Make text more readable on your iPad mini

The iPad mini's screen sometimes plays host to tiny fonts. Here's how to tweak your settings for bigger text in common apps.

Security tips for Mac travelers

Far from home with lots of Apple gear? Learn what you can do to protect your technology from thieves and how to track it down if it goes missing.