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How to format a startup drive for a Mac

If you want to format a drive that will be used as your Mac’s startup disk, the procedure is a little different from formatting it for use as a secondary drive for storing data.

Six quick Spotlight tips

Looking for a file? You'll have a better chance of finding it with these tricks for OS X's Spotlight.

Microsoft taps iTap as basis for remote desktop apps

Microsoft has picked up iOS, Android, and Mac apps from German developer HLW Software to use as the basis for its own forthcoming remote desktop apps.

Passwarden review: An interesting but flawed password manager for OS X

Passwarden may not be the absolute best password manager in the market, but it has a few interesting features and, despite its flaws, does many things right.

Apple releases OS X 10.8.5 supplemental update, iTunes 11.1.1

Apple on Thursday released a pair of minor bug-fix updates for OS X 10.8.5 and iTunes 11.1.

Cue personal assistant is Apple's latest acquisition

Cupertino continues its shopping spree with the addition of the personal assistant service and app, Cue.

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Kanex Multi-Sync Keyboard review: One keyboard, four Macs and iOS devices

This convenient keyboard connects to up to four devices (three via Bluetooth, one over USB) simultaneously, letting you easily switch between them, though its keys are a step down from Apple's.