Why QR codes are important to iOS 11 and China

Why on earth would you want to use your iPhone’s camera to scan a two-dimensional block-and-dot code? How could this possibly have a benefit...

Lifeproof NÜÜD and FRĒ for iPhone 7 Plus review: Two waterproof...

The iPhone 7 Plus is water resistant, but it’s not waterproof. It’s not particularly resilient, either: drop one on the ground and it’s a...

How to bulk delete images from your iPhone

Reader Melissa Mead has a bad case of the overloaded iPhone. She writes:My iPhone is running out of storage space and I think it’s...

Photojojo Telephoto Phone Lens review: Magnetically-attached lens falls short

This article is part of our roundup of iPhone camera lenses. I wanted to test a telephoto lens from Photojojo, and one isn’t included in...

Apple iPad

Ask the iTunes Guy: Video imports, prevent accidental deletions, Home Video...

In this week’s grab-bag column, I look at why you can’t import some videos into iTunes, how to protect yourself from accidentally deleting files...

Apple Reviews

Apple OS X

Apple Mac

Put a lid on it: Over-the-top Apple Store criticism

Of all the things we could be arguing over, the design of a retail store seems like it’s probably not worth throwing a ridiculous...

MacBook 2017 review: The bang for your buck gets better

It’s now year three of the MacBook as we know it, and it seems that after initially being a laptop without an ecosystem, and...

How to use two-factor authentication for your Apple account without using an Apple device

Here’s a question we don’t receive often at Macworld, but it’s one to ponder. Rajeevan asks: I don’t own an Apple device currently, and I...

Save 60% On Drive Genius 5 for Mac ($39) – Deal Alert

Macs, like all computers, require diligent maintenance to continue running at optimal levels. Drive Genius 5 makes this upkeep easier by silently monitoring, cleaning, and...

How to fix the spinner after login in macOS

A few days ago, after my 12-inch MacBook running the latest Sierra became sluggish, I restarted. After entering my account password, my Mac showed...