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Apple Pay, AirDrop, and Handoff not working? Here’s what to do to get them to work again

Sometimes your phone is inches from your Mac, and yet neither sees the other.

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Play DVDs in Windows 10 for free

Windows 10 won't play DVDs natively, and Windows Media Center is gone. Here are your options.

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How to bulk delete iPhone photos

Here are the fastest and easiest ways to bulk delete photos from your iPhone.

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How to delete iOS apps

Here are the best ways to delete unwanted iPhone and iPad apps from your device.

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Slow Mac? Could be a hidden memory gobbler in macOS

Your Mac uses plug-ins that can eat up a lot of your systems's memory. Here's the fix.

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How to keep iPhone data roaming costs down when traveling abroad

If you’re heading outside of your home country this summer, investigate options for keeping connected cheaply before you go.

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How to monitor, measure, and manage your broadband consumption

Dealing with a data cap? Tired of getting dinged for busting through it? Learn how to identify the hogs on your network and how to make sure your ISP is delivering everything you’re paying for.

on pcworld.com

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Why your Mac isn't working as fast as it says it is—and how you can fix it

Does an unwatched Mac slow down? Possibly! But there's something you can do about it.

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How to Back Up and Transfer your Stuff to a New Android Phone

Getting your data from an old Android phone to a new one isn't hard, but you'll want to follow these steps.

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How to zoom using the Magic Trackpad in Safari

If you use a Magic Trackpad, you could accidentally activate zoom. Here's how.

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Why a Thunderbolt Display can’t power a new Thunderbolt 3 MacBook or MacBook Pro

A reader is frustrated at Apple's lack of futureproofing.

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How to create a bootable macOS Sierra installer drive

Instructions for making an external drive that you can use to install macOS Sierra.

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How to use Feedback Assistant to report bugs in the betas of macOS High Sierra and iOS 11

Using the public betas? Do your duty and report bugs to Apple.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Movie metadata, authentication requests, and more

Answers to your questions about iTunes.

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How to connect your iPhone to your HDTV

Try these options when you want to view iPhone or iPad content on a bigger screen.

on techhive.com

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How to fix the spinner after login in macOS

It had to happen. Your columnist’s Mac hits a figurative brick wall, but he figures out how to remove the mortar and get moving again.

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Become an expert at Safari for iOS with these 8 tips and tricks

Hide your frequently visited sites, remotely close Safari tabs on other devices, turn web pages into PDFs, and more.

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How to upload multiple Photos libraries to a single iCloud Photo Library

Take extra care if you want to upload many photo libraries to one iCloud Photo Library. You could end up with duplicate photos.