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Turn your G4-era Mac into a next-gen Amiga

Give your older Mac a rebirth as a hobby machine

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Advice from an Apple Tech: How to replace the glass on an iPad mini

Cracked the glass on an iPad mini? You can replace it yourself if you have a delicate hand and some patience.

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Advice from an Apple Tech: How to replace the glass on an old iPad

Got a first- or second-generation iPad that's out of warranty and has cracked front glass? You can replace the glass yourself.

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How to recover data from an old SCSI drive

It's been a long time since Macs came with SCSI drives. But if (for whatever reason) you need to get something off of an old SCSI drive and onto a modern Mac, it's doable. Here's how.

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Change your short username in OS X 10.9 Mavericks

If you need to change your account's short username, Mavericks, like its OS X predecessors, offers a few options for doing so. However, each has its own advantages and disadvantages. We show you the why and how for each method.

Organize your iPhone photos with Image Capture

Want to quickly download or remove random screenshots and pictures from your iPhone's camera roll? It's easy to use Image Capture on the Mac to do so.

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Geotagging the easy way with Aperture 3.5

There are three major ways to add geolocation information to your photos in Aperture.

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Advice from an Apple Tech: The right tools for the job

When you want to perform your own Mac hardware repairs, it helps to have the proper tools. Here's what you should have in your toolbox.

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Fact or fiction: What does (and doesn't) actually speed up your Mac

You hear about ways you can make your Mac faster, but do they really work? Macworld Lab puts these to the test.

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How to prevent strangers on Google+ from flooding your Gmail inbox

A recent Google change lets any Google+ user contact you via Gmail. Here's how to stop that potential spam flood before it starts.

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Advice from an Apple Tech: How to replace the optical drive in a Unibody MacBook Pro with a second hard drive

Don't use the optical drive in your Unibody MacBook Pro anymore? Put that space in your laptop to better use by replacing the optical drive with a hard drive or SSD.