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Xcode install from Mac App Store wiping systems?

Apple's Xcode development tools are available through the Mac App Store, but some people have run into some problems when installing from the store, including hangs during installation and data loss.

By Apr. 8, 2011


Ask Maggie: On getting Android Apps, wiping devices clean, and syncing music

CNET's Maggie Reardon answers readers' question about how to sync iTunes music to Android phones, wiping devices of all personal data, and getting access to all the coolest Android apps.

By Jul. 23, 2010


Wiping the 21st Century Way

How do you say Manos a lave in English?

By Jun. 22, 2007


Snow Leopard wiping home directory after guest log-in?

A few people on the Apple discussion boards have found a problem with Snow Leopard, where the system has deleted their home directories after logging in to the guest account.

By Sep. 8, 2009


Fix a 'broken' Facebook page (and other browser oddities)

Does Facebook (or another site) suddenly look strange in your desktop browser? There may be an easy fix.

By Apr. 17, 2014


How to clean and disinfect your keyboard and mouse

Which is cleaner, your keyboard or your toilet seat? Let's hope your keyboard, but just in case, we'll show you how to safely clean and disinfect your keyboard and mouse.

By Aug. 17, 2011


Spring cleaning: Clean your device and its case

Do you realize how much bacteria is sitting on the screen of your smartphone right now? Drop what you're doing -- it's time to clean.

By Apr. 9, 2014


Clean your monitor or TV screen

The best tips to remove smudges and stains from a PC monitor or an HDTV.

By Apr. 8, 2014


Qualcomm's chairman on digital rat brains, Oculus, and future of health

Paul Jacobs says healthcare will be a big story in tech over the next 10 to 15 years.

By Mar. 26, 2014


Apple, Google and Microsoft join forces to slam NSA

Apple, Google, Microsoft and five other tech giants have joined forces to demand much stricter limits on the US National Security Agency.

By Dec. 9, 2013