/ Apple Mac Software

OS X’s built-in dictation feature works pretty well, but with a simple setting change, you can enable on-the-fly dictation, even when offline. In this week’s video, we show you how. Transcript An underused feature of OS X is dictation. Instead of typing all your text, you can speak to your Mac and have it transcribe …

/ Government Security Alerts /

Overview Whether traveling to Sochi, Russia for the XXII Olympic Winter Games, or viewing the games from locations abroad, there are several cyber-related risks to consider. As with many international level media events, hacktivists may attempt to take advantage of the large audience to spread their own message. Additionally, cyber criminals may use the games …

Sandy is planning to give her grandson his first computer. She asked for advice on making sure that an adult maintains control. We live in a digital society, and our children need to become part of it. These days, it’s almost impossible to do homework without a word processor and an Internet connection. On the …

Windows Explorer displayed .pdf files as preview thumbnails on Zill Niazi’s old Windows 7 laptop. But on a new laptop, also running Windows 7, it displays them only as icons. Can this be fixed? I’m going to guess that your older computer–the one that previewed .pdfs–ran the 32-bit version of Windows 7, and that your new …