Craig Grannell

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Craig is a writer, a designer and an iPhone and iPad aficionado. He has been writing about design and technology since the late 1990s.

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Best Mac for designers 2018

Best Mac for designers 2018

Which Mac should you buy as a graphic designer? Our Mac buying advice for 2018 outlines the best Macs for various types of creative design work

Which Mac should you buy as a graphic designer? Our Mac buying advice for 2018 outlines the best Macs for various types of creative design work

16 Jan 18

How to open any Mac app or folder with custom shortcuts

How to open any Mac app or folder with custom shortcuts

Get at your favourite apps, documents and folders without your fingers leaving the keyboard, with BetterTouchTool for the Mac

Get at your favourite apps, documents and folders without your fingers leaving the keyboard, with BetterTouchTool for the Mac

12 Jan 18

Best free iPad games 2018

Best free iPad games 2018

We round up the 61 best free iPad games. And they aren't stuffed with adverts and costly IAPs, either

We round up the 61 best free iPad games. And they aren't stuffed with adverts and costly IAPs, either

02 Jan 18

How to use GOG.com to play retro games on Mac

How to use GOG.com to play retro games on Mac

Whether you prefer 1980s retro gaming or the cutting edge, GOG.com is a must if you're a Mac gamer

Whether you prefer 1980s retro gaming or the cutting edge, GOG.com is a must if you're a Mac gamer

21 Dec 17

How to use Steam on Mac

How to use Steam on Mac

Struggling to find great games on the Mac App Store? Here's how to use the Steam games distribution platform on macOS

Struggling to find great games on the Mac App Store? Here's how to use the Steam games distribution platform on macOS

21 Dec 17

How to fix autocorrect errors on iPhone, iPad & Mac

How to fix autocorrect errors on iPhone, iPad & Mac

Our guide to text replacement and spelling correction on Mac and iOS will speed up your typing with built-in tools and utilities

Our guide to text replacement and spelling correction on Mac and iOS will speed up your typing with built-in tools and utilities

28 Nov 17

 
The best kids apps for iPhone & iPad 2017

The best kids apps for iPhone & iPad 2017

We've gathered together the very best iPhone & iPad apps for babies, toddlers and kids

We've gathered together the very best iPhone & iPad apps for babies, toddlers and kids

10 Oct 17

How to use System Preferences on Mac

How to use System Preferences on Mac

Learn how to control and adjust your Mac's system-wide settings in every version of macOS up to High Sierra, with our guide to System Preferences

Learn how to control and adjust your Mac's system-wide settings in every version of macOS up to High Sierra, with our guide to System Preferences

09 Oct 17

Best free web browser games for Mac

Best free web browser games for Mac

There's no need to buy or even install these free Mac games - just launch them in your web browser and away you go

There's no need to buy or even install these free Mac games - just launch them in your web browser and away you go

19 Sep 17

Best free Mac games

Best free Mac games

There are dozens of fantastic free games for the Mac. We round up our 35 favourites

There are dozens of fantastic free games for the Mac. We round up our 35 favourites

24 Aug 17

How to add or delete music on iPhone or iPad without using iTunes

How to add or delete music on iPhone or iPad without using iTunes

You can still listen to your favourite songs on your iOS device without using Apple's iTunes. Here's how to add or delete music on iPhone without iTunes

You can still listen to your favourite songs on your iOS device without using Apple's iTunes. Here's how to add or delete music on iPhone without iTunes

08 Mar 17

Best Mac emulators | How to play old games & run classic software on macOS

Best Mac emulators | How to play old games & run classic software on macOS

Get old computers and consoles running on your Mac, from the Apple II and ZX Spectrum to the Atari 2600 and Sega Mega Drive, with our Mac emulation megaguide

Get old computers and consoles running on your Mac, from the Apple II and ZX Spectrum to the Atari 2600 and Sega Mega Drive, with our Mac emulation megaguide

15 Feb 17

 
Best kids apps for iPhone & iPad

Best kids apps for iPhone & iPad

We've gathered together the very best iPhone & iPad apps for babies, toddlers and kids

We've gathered together the very best iPhone & iPad apps for babies, toddlers and kids

19 Dec 16

7 Sierra menu bar tips: How to use Mac menu bar in macOS Sierra

7 Sierra menu bar tips: How to use Mac menu bar in macOS Sierra

The strip across the top of your Mac's screen provides access to important system and app functions, and much more. Here's our macOS Sierra menu bar masterclass

The strip across the top of your Mac's screen provides access to important system and app functions, and much more. Here's our macOS Sierra menu bar masterclass

14 Nov 16

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