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Apple's broken iWork for iCloud: updates, issues and more

Apple's broken iWork for iCloud: updates, issues and more

Apple's been messing with iWork for iCloud. It's no longer possible to collaborate on Pages, Numbers, Keynote documents

Apple's been messing with iWork for iCloud. It's no longer possible to collaborate on Pages, Numbers, Keynote documents

18 Sep 14

How to get U2 Songs of Innocence album for free, and how to delete it if you don't want it

U2 album giveaway: how to download and delete it

Some confusion as to how to download, and how to delete the new U2 album that Apple is giving away for free...

Some confusion as to how to download, and how to delete the new U2 album that Apple is giving away for free...

11 Sep 14

How to get the most out of Preview

Get the most out of Mac OS X Preview

Preview for Mac OS X offers rather more than the name suggests. Here's how to get the most from it.

Preview for Mac OS X offers rather more than the name suggests. Here's how to get the most from it.

11 Sep 14

How to transfer photos from a Mac to an Android tablet

Move photos from a Mac to an Android tablet

Here's how to make the Mac play nicely with rival products: transfer photos from Mac to Android & Windows tablets

Here's how to make the Mac play nicely with rival products: transfer photos from Mac to Android & Windows tablets

05 Sep 14

How to prevent naughty pictures appearing on the web: safely store your digital photos

How to keep your photos safe on iPhone

Here's how to make sure the photos on your iPhone aren't stolen and shared on the web

Here's how to make sure the photos on your iPhone aren't stolen and shared on the web

03 Sep 14

iPhoto for Mac tips: tips for organising and editing your photos on a Mac

10 amazing iPhoto tips

iPhoto for Mac tips and tricks to help you to manage your photo library and create astonishing images

iPhoto for Mac tips and tricks to help you to manage your photo library and create astonishing images

29 Aug 14

How to format a storage drive for Mac

How to format a storage drive for Mac

Disk Utility is built into OS X and easy to use. Here's how to format your drive for OS X

Disk Utility is built into OS X and easy to use. Here's how to format your drive for OS X

28 Aug 14

How to select and copy text from a Quick Look preview

How to select and copy text from a Quick Look preview

Ever wished you could select and copy text from a Quick Look preview? You can! Here's how to make use of one hidden feature in Apple’s Quick Look

Ever wished you could select and copy text from a Quick Look preview? You can! Here's how to make use of one hidden feature in Apple’s Quick Look

21 Aug 14

How to set out of office in Mail

How to set out of office in Mail

Going away for a few days? Let people know you when you'll be back by adding this simple rule

Going away for a few days? Let people know you when you'll be back by adding this simple rule

20 Aug 14

How to quickly edit an iMovie in ten minutes

Create an iMovie in 10 minutes

All you need is ten minutes with iMovie and you can achieve an impressive edit - here's how.

All you need is ten minutes with iMovie and you can achieve an impressive edit - here's how.

18 Aug 14

Set up Parental Controls in Mac OS X

Set up Parental Controls in Mac OS X

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity

18 Aug 14

How to set up Back To My Mac in Mac OS X Mavericks

How to set up Back To My Mac in Mac OS X Mavericks

Here's how to set up and get the most out of Back To My Mac, Mac OS X's free screen-sharing software

Here's how to set up and get the most out of Back To My Mac, Mac OS X's free screen-sharing software

12 Aug 14

Change the admin password on a Mac

Change the admin password on a Mac

If you need to change the admin password on your Mac, here's how.

If you need to change the admin password on your Mac, here's how.

12 Aug 14

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Exclusive: Samsung exits laptop market including Chromebooks

Exclusive: Samsung exits laptop market including Chromebooks

Is Apple losing confidence in itself?

Is Apple losing confidence in itself?

How a London VFX studio is ditching desktop workstations for cloud-based creative power

How a London VFX studio is ditching desktop workstations for cloud-based creative power

iOS 8 tips & tricks: Get to know iOS 8's handy new features

iOS 8 tips & tricks: Get to know iOS 8's handy new features

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