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How to manage Apple Watch notifications and stop unnecessary taps

How to manage Apple Watch notifications and stop unnecessary taps

Don't let the Apple Watch's constant 'tap tap!' notifications annoy you. Take control of your alerts and get notifications only when needed

Don't let the Apple Watch's constant 'tap tap!' notifications annoy you. Take control of your alerts and get notifications only when needed

20 May 15

How to install Windows on a Mac: Run Windows 8 on OS X

How to install Windows on a Mac: Run Windows 8 on OS X

Two simple ways to run Windows on any Apple Mac - Our guide to Windows for Mac - How to install Windows on Mac for the best of all worlds

Two simple ways to run Windows on any Apple Mac - Our guide to Windows for Mac - How to install Windows on Mac for the best of all worlds

13 May 15

How to right-click on a Mac

How to right-click on a Mac

How to set up right-clicking on an Apple trackpad or mouse

How to set up right-clicking on an Apple trackpad or mouse

01 May 15

How to take a screenshot on Mac

How to take a screenshot on Mac

Want to capture an editable image of whatever's on your Mac screen? Here's how to take a screenshot - or 'print screen' - on a Mac

Want to capture an editable image of whatever's on your Mac screen? Here's how to take a screenshot - or 'print screen' - on a Mac

28 Apr 15

How to defrag a Mac - and should you?

How to defrag a Mac - and should you?

It turns out that defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks

It turns out that defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks

03 Mar 15

How to fix a MacBook that won't charge up

How to fix a MacBook that won't charge up

Guide to fixing MacBook charger and battery problems. Discover how to fix a non-charging Apple laptop

Guide to fixing MacBook charger and battery problems. Discover how to fix a non-charging Apple laptop

24 Feb 15

How to fix a broken or malfunctioning Mac keyboard

How to fix a broken or malfunctioning Mac keyboard

Use this checklist of fixes if your Apple Mac keyboard suddenly stops working - we'll show you how to fix a broken Mac keyboard

Use this checklist of fixes if your Apple Mac keyboard suddenly stops working - we'll show you how to fix a broken Mac keyboard

23 Feb 15

Get Continuity on an unsupported Mac

Get Continuity on an unsupported Mac

Older Macs don't get access to the Continuity features in Mac OS X Yosemite - but it is possible to get Handoff, AirDrop and other features working with a little effort

Older Macs don't get access to the Continuity features in Mac OS X Yosemite - but it is possible to get Handoff, AirDrop and other features working with a little effort

16 Feb 15

Use an old iMac as the monitor for another Mac

Use an old iMac as the monitor for another Mac

Don't let an old iMac go to waste. Its monitor makes a great display for a new MacBook or even a second display for a new Mac

Don't let an old iMac go to waste. Its monitor makes a great display for a new MacBook or even a second display for a new Mac

29 Jan 15

How to use private browsing on Mac and iOS

How to use private browsing on Mac and iOS

Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on iOS and Mac OS X devices

Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on iOS and Mac OS X devices

27 Jan 15

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Best camera phone of 2015: iPhone 6 Plus vs LG G4 vs Galaxy S6 vs One M9 vs Nexus 6

Best camera phone of 2015: iPhone 6 Plus vs LG G4 vs Galaxy S6 vs One M9 vs Nexus 6

In defence of BlackBerrys

In defence of BlackBerrys

Why we should reserve judgement on Apple ditching Helvetica in OS X/iOS for the Apple Watch's San Fransisco font

Why we should reserve judgement on Apple ditching Helvetica in OS X/iOS for the Apple Watch's San…

Retina 3.3GHz iMac 27in preview: Apple cuts £400 of price of Retina iMac with new model

Retina 3.3GHz iMac 27in preview: Apple cuts £400 of price of Retina iMac with new model

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