Karl Hodge

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Karl is a journalist and academic who has been writing about technology since 1996. His first Apple product was a Mac Plus. He's obsessed with creative computing and the empowerment it enables.

Articles by Karl Hodge

Mac OS X Yosemite vs Mac OS X Mavericks comparison

Mac OS X Yosemite vs Mac OS X Mavericks comparison

How does the new version of Mac OS X stack up against the old - and should you always upgrade OS X just because you can?

How does the new version of Mac OS X stack up against the old - and should you always upgrade OS X just because you can?

24 Feb 15

How to share photos in Mac OS X, different ways to stream your photos from your Mac

14 photo-sharing tips for Mac OS X

Explore the hidden photo sharing features of Mac OS X and discover free tools that can help make it even better

Explore the hidden photo sharing features of Mac OS X and discover free tools that can help make it even better

29 Jul 14

 
Concentrate 1.2.2 review

Concentrate 1.2.2 review

Concentrate - the distraction reduction app that beats most of its rivals for features - is now free.

Concentrate - the distraction reduction app that beats most of its rivals for features - is now free.

18 Apr 14

CoBook Contacts review

CoBook Contacts review

Cobook Contacts lets you supercharge your address book

Cobook Contacts lets you supercharge your address book

10 Feb 14

Collections review

Collections review

Collections - a file manager for your local files, social media and cloud apps

Collections - a file manager for your local files, social media and cloud apps

03 Feb 14

Verbatim MediaShare Wireless review

Verbatim MediaShare Wireless review

The Verbatim Wireless Portable Streaming Device can turn any old USB stick into a WiFi streamer for your iPad or iPhone.

The Verbatim Wireless Portable Streaming Device can turn any old USB stick into a WiFi streamer for your iPad or iPhone.

17 Jan 14

Draft review

Draft review

Draft is an online word processor and text file manager with collaboration features.

Draft is an online word processor and text file manager with collaboration features.

16 Jan 14

 
SimpleTax review

SimpleTax review

Online service SimpleTax fills your tax return in for you, for free. Accountants, beware

Online service SimpleTax fills your tax return in for you, for free. Accountants, beware

06 Jan 14

FileMaker Pro 13 review

FileMaker Pro 13 review

Veteran database builder FileMaker Pro is back with one of the most significant upgrades in its long history

Veteran database builder FileMaker Pro is back with one of the most significant upgrades in its long history

03 Jan 14

Karl Hodge's Christmas Wishlist

Karl Hodge's Christmas Wishlist

If you find these presents in your stocking, Christmas may be somewhat creative

If you find these presents in your stocking, Christmas may be somewhat creative

18 Nov 13

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