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5 ways 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' exceeded my expectations

For Crave contributor Kelsey Adams, a longtime casual X-Men fan, the latest movie was as fun as she'd hoped and smarter than she expected. Here's why. (Caution: spoilers.)

By May 30, 2014

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'Future Past' at last: The X-Men film I've been waiting for

CNET’s Roger Cheng explains why he’s emotionally attached to the X-Men franchise and whether "DOFP" holds up as a worthy sequel. Caution: mild spoilers ahead.

By May 15, 2014

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How to prevent inadvertent Hot Corner activation in OS X

The Hot Corners feature in OS X offers convenient access to some useful functions, but it's not so convenient if you trigger it by accident.

By July 8, 2013

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Why I regret buying an iMac

The iMac is a great machine until something goes wrong. Here's why you might think twice about buying one.

By August 14, 2012

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Quick-launch add-ons for Mac and Windows

The tools you need to launch applications and other tools via a simple keyboard shortcut.

By June 26, 2012

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The 404 1,020: Where Tony Hawk shows us how to 900 (podcast)

Tony Hawk checks in with CNET's The 404 to introduce his new YouTube channel, Ride. He'll also preview his upcoming video game Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD and talk a little about the influence of the original game, and we'll finish up with details about his upcoming Twitter Hunt on April 15.

By March 28, 2012

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Making the switch: a Windows user's first MacBook (part 2)

Welcome to part two of our feature on switching to Mac, where we'll tackle keyboard shortcuts, text editing, file management and more!

By January 16, 2012

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a weekly feature in which we answer questions e-mailed in by our readers. We welcome alternative approaches and views from readers and encourage you to post your own suggestions in the comments.

By September 23, 2011

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a weekly feature in which we answer questions e-mailed in by our readers. We welcome alternative approaches and views from readers and encourage you to post your own suggestions in the comments.

By July 7, 2011

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a weekly feature in which we answer questions e-mailed in by our readers. We welcome alternative approaches and views from readers and encourage you to post your own suggestions in the comments.

By May 26, 2011