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Six ways to keep teenagers safe online

In days of yore, parents of teenagers just had to worry about sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll. Now you can add technology to that list. Here are some ways to deal.

The Macalope: Still mad about something

You'd think the axe of this former Apple employee would already be sharp enough but he just keeps grinding it.

Mac Gems: Give OS X a makeover with Flavours

Apple themes to OS X that reflect your personality.

My office is not a starship, or why speech recognition is not for me

Speech recognition may be the technology of the future, but Joe Kissell finally realized it was not the technology for him.

Get Siri-like functionality on your Mac with Speakable Items

Staff writer Lex Friedman walks you through using OS X's built-in functionality for handling Siri-like vocal commands.

Two free and easy ways to share big files

Sending big files can be a big pain, but in this week's video tip you'll learn two free and easy ways to do just that.

Two free and easy ways to share big files

Sending big files can be a big pain, but in this week's video tip you'll learn two free and easy ways to do just that.

Help with OS X's Help

Everyone needs a helping hand from time to time. Kirk McElhearn shows you how to get the most out of OS X's Help system, plus some tricks for making it behave.

How Windows, OS X, and Ubuntu are slowly turning your PC into a smartphone

All the desktop operating systems are integrating mobile features, but they're using very different methods.

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Mac Gems: Winclone is a must-have utility for Boot Camp users

Winclone makes it easy to back up, restore, and migrate Boot Camp partitions.

Mac Gems: Launchpad Manager will make you actually use OS X's Launchpad

Launchpad Manager provides a nice set of tools for organizing the Launchpad.

Mac Gems: Multimon makes for better multiple monitor support in OS X

Multimon saves you from Appleā€™s multiple monitor insanity.