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    Malware (malicious software) is the scourge of the software world, but (thankfully) it’s rarely found on macOS or Mac OS X. Mac malware does exist, though, and every so often a new piece of Mac malware hits the headlines and scares Mac owners senseless. Ransomware...

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    Making GIFs is incredibly easy, which is one of the reasons why they are so popular. In this tutorial we show how to make brilliant animated GIFs (complete with text captions) from your video clips, using a variety of free Mac tools. but you don’t...

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    The best camera is the one you’ve got with you, they say. And for a great many of us, that’s the camera in our iPhones. Fortunately, any iPhone released in the past couple of years will have an extremely solid built-in camera, with plenty to offer everyone...

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    The Apple TV is a great media streamer, but the built-in storage is used exclusively for the operating system, apps and related media files – so how can you watch your videos on the Apple TV. Here, we explain how to watch any video on...

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    Once you’ve got your hardware ready, it’s time to switch it all on and start working your magic on the software. In order to synchronise your iPhone with your Android Wear watch you will need to download the Android Wear app through the App Store. In...

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    Wireless charging has been a feature of many Android smartphones for some time now, but the technology has yet to make an appearance on Apple’s flagship smartphone, the iPhone. Rumours suggest it might make an appearance on the upcoming iPhone 8, but nothing has been...

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    You and the family member you are calling will need a reasonably modern iOS device (running a reasonably recent version of iOS). There are a few countries in the Middle East that won’t allow FaceTime calls.You will both need an iPhone 4 or later, iPad...

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    Lots of our readers would like to speed up a slow, old iPhone – it’s a common problem. If you’re still using an iPhone that’s two or more generations old, the chances are that it isn’t as nippy as it used to be. The interface seems more sluggish, apps take...

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    Of all recent generations of iPhone, the iPhone 6s is notorious for having less-than-satisfactory battery life, especially those bought between September and October 2015. Plugging the iPhone into a charger would bring it back to life, but it’s not ideal, especially for those without a...

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    It’s easy to take a screenshot on a Mac. Print screen, screenshot, screen grab, screen image or screen capture – whatever you want to call it, we show how to capture an image of whatever’s on your Mac’s screen and save it as an editable...