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Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Editing (or Not) ITunes Genres

There are times when a perfectly wonderful question comes your way and, though you try to put as pleasant a spin on the answer as possible, that answer...

Combining PDF Pages in Snow Leopard

Reader Jamie Stone is perplexed by a Preview behavior changed in Snow Leopard. He writes:

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Up Close With the New IPod Nano

At a recent Apple music event, the company announced a new crop of iPods. Nice as it is to have a faster iPod touch, I find the 5G nano the most compelling new...

Cleaning an ITunes Library

If you were an early adopter of digital music, starting back in the days of Casady & Greene's Soundjam on through the birth of iTunes, it's likely that your...

Searching Notes in Calendar and Contact Apps

Thailand reader, Suwat, finds that Spotlight searching on his iPhone isn't as thorough as he'd like. He writes:

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Easily Adding E-mail Addresses

Reader Frank Wu is interested in expanding the contents of Address Book. He writes:

Fifth-generation IPod Nano

Apple's smallest screen-bearing iPod, the iPod nano, has evolved in impressive fashion. A highly capable and affordable performer in its previous two iterations...

Review Roundup: Pocket HD Camcorders

Up until a year or so ago, camcorders were fairly bulky things. That has changed. Thanks to the development of camcorders that store their recordings on flash...

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Web Workflows: Keep It Simple

When it comes to the flow of online information, I play it strictly old-school. I do so not only because I'm old enough to have earned the right to be stuck in...

Apple's IPod and ITunes Updates

Wednesday's It's Only Rock & Roll event saw the return of Steve Jobs to the stage, a new version of iTunes with a boatload of features, more-colorful iPod...

Hands on With the IPod Nano

As is the tradition at its iPod-themed press briefings, Apple opened a demo area to show off the new hardware announced just minutes before at Wednesday's Rock...

Apple TV and the Future

Tomorrow's "It's Only Rock 'n' Roll" Apple event is likely to be true to its name and focus exclusively on music--new iPods, a new version of iTunes, and...

Kodak Zi8

Browse through the many pocket camcorder reviews we've published and you learn that these camcorders are limited in significant ways--no image stabilization, no...

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The Naked Truth About IPod Cameras

As I suggested the other day, there's been a lot of speculation that the next iPod models--the iPod touch, iPod nano, and iPod classic--will include cameras...

The $300 Blogger Challenge

If you're looking to promote your hobby, trying to educate customers, or simply want to entertain the masses, the Web is quickly becoming the medium of choice...