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Make a bootable Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite install drive

Make a bootable Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite install drive

Turn a USB stick into a Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite installation drive. Install Mac OS X without having to download the install files from the internet.

Turn a USB stick into a Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite installation drive. Install Mac OS X without having to download the install files from the internet.

08 Oct 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 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 turn your iPhone into a personal Wifi hotspot

How to turn your iPhone into a personal Wifi hotspot

Create an iPhone hotspot: Share your iPhone's 3G (or 4G) data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go

Create an iPhone hotspot: Share your iPhone's 3G (or 4G) data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go

11 Aug 14

How to take a screenshot on a Mac

How to take a screenshot on a Mac

Want to save or print the contents of your Mac's screen? Check our simple tips to print screen and take screen grabs and captures in Mac OS X

Want to save or print the contents of your Mac's screen? Check our simple tips to print screen and take screen grabs and captures in Mac OS X

20 Jun 14

How to test ping on your Mac

How to test ping on your Mac

With a ping test, you can measure your internet speed. This is great for figuring out why BBC iPlayer or online games are stuttering

With a ping test, you can measure your internet speed. This is great for figuring out why BBC iPlayer or online games are stuttering

10 Jun 14

How to get started with Apple Swift programming

How to get started with Apple Swift programming

Six things you need to know to create programs with Apple Swift: what is Swift? Where you can get Swift, should you, and could, you learn to program with Swift?

Six things you need to know to create programs with Apple Swift: what is Swift? Where you can get Swift, should you, and could, you learn to program with Swift?

05 Jun 14

How to diagnose MacBook battery problems

How to diagnose MacBook battery problems

Give older Mac portables a new lease of life by examining and replacing their batteries

Give older Mac portables a new lease of life by examining and replacing their batteries

03 Jun 14

How to run Windows on a Mac

How to run Windows on a Mac

Two very simple ways to run Windows software on any Apple Mac

Two very simple ways to run Windows software on any Apple Mac

02 Jun 14

How to improve your WiFi signal

How to improve your WiFi signal

Great advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

Great advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

11 Apr 14

There’s no sound coming from my Mac

There’s no sound coming from my Mac

There’s no sound coming from my Mac. Here’s how to fix a silent Apple computer

There’s no sound coming from my Mac. Here’s how to fix a silent Apple computer

27 Feb 14

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Nexus 6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison: Lollipop phablet takes on KitKat flagship smartphone

Nexus 6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison: Lollipop phablet takes on KitKat flagship smartphone

Why people aren't upgrading to iOS 8: new features are for power users, not the average Joe

Why people aren't upgrading to iOS 8: new features are for power users, not the average Joe

Free rocket & space sounds: NASA launches archive of interstellar audio on SoundCloud

Free rocket & space sounds: NASA launches archive of interstellar audio on SoundCloud

iPad Air 2 review: Insanely fast and alarmingly thin. Speed tests, camera tests, beautiful photography and more

iPad Air 2 review: Insanely fast and alarmingly thin. Speed tests, camera tests, beautiful...

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