TECHNOLOGY CORNER: Freeing your music
Amazon.com, iTunes, Rhapsody, Napster and others are all in on the game. Many online retailers are selling digital music, making convenience a priority for customers.
What happens with digital rights management in the real world?
DRM is one of the most salient, and least understood, facts about technology in the contemporary world I've been writing about "digital rights management" (DRM) for years in this column, but here I am, about to write about it again. That's because DRM ? sometimes called "copy protection software" or "digital restrictions management" ? is one of the most salient, and least understood, facts about ...
Apple quiz - Round 4: Everything iOS, iPhone, iPad and iPod
Macworld reader, Apple fan? The two go hand-in-hand, but just how big an Apple fan are you? We?ve put together a cryptic collection of 50 questions, each worth a point, to test both your memory and those of your Apple loving friends. No prizes, but award yourself brownie points if you score 30 points or more without relying on Google. Less than 10 points and you might want to consider yourself ...
Humble Bundle Switches To Steam-Like Region-Based Pricing For The Humble Store
Video game store Humble Bundle announced that the Humble Store has switched to more traditional Steam-like prices, with different prices depending on your region. European customers will have to pay more for some games if the publisher chooses to set higher prices in Europe. Humble Bundle is mostly known for its Humble Indie Bundles and smaller weekly bundles. So far, Humble Bundle has mostly ...
How to rip DVDs and Blu-ray films on a Mac
In addition to playing DVD and Blu-ray films and movies on your Mac, you may want to rip them - that is, copy them to your Mac to watch on another device, such as an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. Here's how to rip a DVD or Blu-ray movie to your Mac.