Don't-Miss Software Stories
A reader wants to stop prompts on his hand-me-down computers from asking for his Apple ID instead of that of the current family member using it.
A reader wonders about the different labels in the App Store for download, notably ‘Get’ versus ‘Open’.
Create a short movie by mixing video, stills, and text.
A reader finds his green full-screen button has gone grey. Is there a fix?
It's not you; it's Photos for iOS and OS X.
A reader would like to have the benefit of optimized thumbnail storage, but also grab high-res versions when needed.
Learn to create a Genius Playlist and break free from your musical rut.
Also: What to do when songs are ripped at different volumes.
While you might not notice the difference in sound quality, the lossless format leaves you with an archival file that you can convert at any time in the future. You’ll never need to rip those CDs again.
iSpy with my little eye, software called Espionage. It's not malware.
Up your typography game in Apple, Microsoft, Adobe and Quark apps.
iOS 9.3 is more featured-packed than previous dot-releases. Here's how to make the most of it.
You have questions about iTunes. Kirk McElhearn has answers.
A reader has a grave complaint about an acute problem adding accents.
A reader has a mismatch between the body of a message and the ostensible sender.