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33 expert tips and tricks for iOS 6

02.07.2013 3:00 AM

How well do you really know iOS? Dan Moren and Lex Friedman have assembled a veritable smorgasbord of tips and tricks for Apple's mobile operating system.

How to troubleshoot a kernel panic

02.06.2013 3:30 AM

Most of the time, if something crashes on your Mac, it's just one app. But other times, your whole system goes down thanks to a kernel panic. When that happens, here's what to do.


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Setting up email on your Mac

02.07.2013 3:00 AM

In this week's Mac 101, Chris Breen teaches you how to use the Mail, Contacts & Calendars system preference to configure email accounts.

Stop squinting: Make text bigger in OS X

02.04.2013 3:30 AM

Squinting at your screen? Make your fonts bigger and you'll see more clearly. Here's how.

Mac troubleshooting: What to do when your computer is too slow

01.30.2013 3:30 AM

It happens to every Mac user sooner or later: The virtual gears inside your computer begin to act as though they're running in a vat of tapioca pudding. Before carting your Mac off to an Apple Genius Bar, try these fixes.

Bugs & Fixes: PDFs saved from the web fail to open

02.04.2013 6:00 AM

Ted Landau recounts the tale of web-based PDF files refusing to open when saved.

Solving the mystery of the empty PDF form

02.06.2013 6:00 AM

You've filled out a PDF form in Preview and sent it to a colleague or friend, but they report the form's empty. What gives? Dan Moren's got the skinny and the fix.

Take a better backlit portrait

02.06.2013 3:00 AM

If your primary light source (the sun) is behind your subject, the camera will underexpose it. Here's how to counteract that problem.

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Friday, February 08, 2013
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Decolabs Lets You Create and Share Interior Designs With Virtual Furniture
4:16:42 AMVeena Bissram
Decolabs lets you arrange virtual pieces of furniture in a photo of your room so that you can see how the items will look in your home.

Facebook is Too Damn Powerful
Thursday, February 07, 2013 11:50 PMChris Taylor
Look on the bright side, Facebook: you saw a massive spike in traffic Thursday evening. Unfortunately, it was all going to an error page. Another bright side: the web-wide Facebook redirect crisis — which essentially hijacked users of CNN, the HuffPo, Hulu, Kayak, Mashable, NBC, the Washington Post, Yelp, and every other one of the more than a million websites that lets you use Facebook to login — didn't last longer than oh, 25 minutes.

Twitter Search Results Now Surface Old Tweets
Thursday, February 07, 2013 8:41 PMEmily Price
Twitter has started rolling out an update that allows you to see older tweets in search results. Search results on Twitter were previously limited to tweets that had been made over the past week. The update significantly increases that time period (though Twitter has not said specifically by how much), surfacing older tweets based in part by how popular those tweets have been over time.

How Facebook Briefly Killed the Internet
Thursday, February 07, 2013 8:09 PMChristina Warren
For a few minutes this evening, Facebook was redirecting users visiting dozens of websites

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