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Find the dead spots in your Wi-Fi network with NetSpot

I invested in two power line adapters earlier this year to extend the range of my Wi-Fi network at home. I put one in the kitchen and the other upstairs to increase the signal strength at the kitchen table and in the upstairs bedrooms. The adapters seem to be working, but with free Mac app NetSpot, …

Wi-Fi

New Balance’s latest skate shoe ad was shot entirely on an iPhone

You know smartphone cameras are getting pretty darn good when they start regularly popping up as the filming implement of choice for ad-makers.<p>The latest company to jump on the iPhone for shooting is New Balance Numeric, the popular sneaker brand’s skate shoe division. It’s released a six-minute …

How to enable Apple's Handoff feature between your iOS devices and Mac

Tips<p>One of the key features of Continuity across Apple devices is Handoff. Handoff allows Apple's first-party apps and any third party developers to …

How to update Flash on your Mac (if it's already installed)

We all love to hate Flash — it sucks down battery life on Mac laptops like nothing else, and is used by annoying ads and seems increasingly …

Batteries

How to use Optimized Storage on the Mac

As we use desktop and laptop computers, we tend to fill up our hard drives with stuff we've collected over the years. It's like an attic, basement, …

iCloud

iPhone

How-To: Upgrade the SSD in your MacBook Air or Retina MacBook Pro, boosting size & speed

Over the past two weeks, I’ve written about the (surprisingly easy) process of adding solid state drives (SSDs) to radically speed up older iMacs, and the varied challenge levels of adding SSDs to older Mac Pros, Mac minis, and non-Retina MacBooks. Today’s guide looks at the <b>easiest SSD</b> …

MacBook Air

Fortune: We love you more than ever, Apple

Apple has once again been named <i>Fortune’</i>s “most admired” company. Having won for the past seven years in a row — and then proceeded to shatter its own records throughout 2014 — it’s no surprise that Cupertino would take the no. 1 spot, but it’s yet another reminder of Apple’s current sustained …

How to set up Apple's two-factor authentication

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is a secondary security measure under which you're provided with an access code for a particular account after …

Authentication