Jeffery BattersbyPCWorld

Jeffery Battersby is an Apple Certified Trainer, (very) smalltime actor, and regular contributor to Macworld. He writes about Macs and more at his blog,

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How to file your taxes for free

Thanks to the Free File Program, millions of Americans are eligible to file their taxes online for free—and now they might actually find it.


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TurboTax vs. H&R Block 2019: Which is the best tax software?

We pit the two giants of online tax preparation against each other to determine which is the best option for you.

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Best tax software 2019: TurboTax, H&R Block, TaxAct, and TaxSlayer compared

We looked at four popular online offerings—TurboTax, H&R Block, TaxAct, and TaxSlayer—to help you determine which you should use to file with the IRS.

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TerraMaster F2-420 NAS review: Storage device hampered by clunky management software

As a basic file server the TerraMaster F2-240 is serviceable, but it lacks the depth, capabilities, and polish you’ll find in other NAS products.


Timely review: Time tracking Mac app hampered by required interent connection

Timely offers some great features but comes up short where it shouldn’t.

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QNAP TVS-682T review: Network-attached storage device ideal for video or as a file server

A powerful, versatile, and capable storage device that's capable of handling anything a home user might throw at it for hosting media files.

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Citrix ShareFile review: Secure cloud-based file-sharing for the workplace

A top-notch tool for securely sharing files with everyone you do business with.

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Digit review: Online savings account service to help you save money needs better controls

Digit is a service that builds savings by automatically withdrawing from your checking account. But its limited controls may left you short with your cash on hand.

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Synology DS416play review: A phenomenal NAS server for small business or home

If you don’t need any of macOS Server’s Apple-specific features, the DS416play is an excellent way to share files.


How to use NetSpot to map out your Wi-Fi network

This helpful Mac app can be used to fix weak spots in your wireless coverage.

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How to manage your network with iNet Network Scanner

A valuable tool for understanding your network and the devices connected to it.

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The indispensables: More must-have items for your working Mac or iOS device

Working Mac's Jeff Battersby has more gear for your tech toolkit.

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The indispensables: Essential software for your working Mac and iOS device

Here are Jeffery Battersby's must-have apps for his Working Mac toolkit.

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The indispensables: Essential tools for fixing your Mac

Here are Jeffery Battersby's must-have items for his Working Mac toolkit.

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Track your valuable work hours with TSheets

TSheets has great timecard management and integrates with QuickBooks Online and Xero.