Don't-Miss OS X Mountain Lion Stories

How to use iPhoto's Faces and Places features

iPhoto gives you plenty of ways to file and find your images. Professor Breen discusses two of the most attractive—Faces and Places.

Everything you need to know about sharing iPhoto images

In this week's Mac 101 lesson, Professor Breen provides the steps necessary to share your digital images with others.

Organizing and creating iPhoto projects

iPhoto is more than just a digital shoebox for your photos. With it you can organize your photos into albums and share those albums as printed projects. Chris Breen shows you how.

Cure for a corrupt Calendar application

You launch Calendar, it appears briefly, and then--BLAMMO--it's gone. What causes this problem? Chris Breen shows you how to track down it (and similar problems).

How the NSA snoop-proofs its Macs

It's the NSA's job to snoop on all of us, but it doesn't want to be snooped on itself. So it has guidelines for securing all the Macs in its service. Here's how the spooks keep their Macs safe.

What every iPhoto user should know about image editing

If you've done nothing more with iPhoto that toss your images into it like an old shoebox, it's time to dig into the best of those pictures and edit them into works of art. Chris Breen shows you how.

How to effectively fill your Mac's display when screen sharing

You've screen shared with a Mac mini connected to an HDTV but, by gum, that shared screen won't fill your computer's display. Chris Breen shows you how it's done.

How to tweak settings on your webcam

You'd like to use a webcam that offers better video than the one built into your Mac yet you can't manipulate that camera in interesting ways. Chris Breen discusses two utilities that can bring greater flexibility to these cameras.

Up and running with Photo Stream

In this week's Mac 101, Dr. Breen examines Photo Stream, the iCloud service that lets you easily sync and share images.

How to import and view images in iPhoto

In this week's Mac 101 lesson, Chris Breen describes how to import images into iPhoto and then view them in often-impressive ways.

Dealing with iCloud spam

Fine as Apple's email service may be, it is just as susceptible to spam as are other email providers. Chris Breen tells you how to report it.

Saving documents to your Mac rather than iCloud

It's not the first time the subject has come up, but some people are still unaware that with a single Terminal command you can cause iWork files to be saved to your Mac by default.

Bugs & Fixes: Back up to avoid iPhone disasters

Ted Landau walks you through the many ways you can back up your iPhone to avoid data-loss disappointment.

Getting started with iPhoto

In this week's lesson, Professor Breen begins a long look at the iLife applications, starting with iPhoto.

How to delete duplicate email messages

If your Mail mailboxes are choked with duplicate messages, Chris Breen can help you delete those redundant missives.