Don't-Miss Software Stories
Create a digital painting, complete with canvas texture.
Your hands never have to leave the keyboard when you need to open an app.
So many iTunes questions, so little time. But that won't stop Kirk McElhearn from trying to help.
An impressive way to show off your photo collection on the web or on social media.
A reader is collaborating with someone with an older version, and trying to figure out the best interchange format.
Answers to your iTunes questions, thanks to Kirk McElhearn.
You've probably noticed it in the pop-up menu of the iTunes Store, but have you ever clicked on the iTunes U? If not, join the millions of people and expand your knowledge, for free.
Apple made a major change to the Security & Privacy settings that affects new software you want to run.
A reader wants to avoid duplicates after sharing calendars with colleagues.
We try out Microsoft's Power BI by showing how you can graph airline departure and arrival delays using this visualization tool.
Confused by iTunes? Kirk McElhearn is here to help.
A reader can't save a file that he's able to open in Excel.
Take several overlapping shots and then merge them into a panorama using Adobe Photoshop’s Camera Raw plug-in.
Windows 10 makes it easy to start over by letting you reset the operating system but keep your files and programs intact. We’ll show you how to find and start this feature.
A reader worries an iTunes conversion feature has been lost—it's still there, just obscure.
Can't figure out how to do what you want to do in iTunes? Kirk McElhearn can help.
Gmail’s advanced search operators help you find messages more quickly, even if you have a pile of them to sift through. Here's how.
Your USB drive isn't slow because you have too much stuff on it. It's slow because it uses a slow storage format like FAT32 or exFAT. You can re-format it to NTFS to get faster write times, but there is a catch.
Cortana wants to be helpful, but that means she can be nosey about what you're doing online. Turn off these settings to get her off your case.
A reader wants to customize the results of a Smart Album, and we found a workaround.