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Using an application called Handbrake, you can import your favorite DVD movies to your Mac. We'll guide you through the entire process.

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Great Productivity Apps for Mac Users

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With a steady increase of potential interruptions, the challenge today is not to stay up-to-date, but to stay focused. How do one shut out all the disturbances? We’ve made a list of some of our favorite productivity-boosting apps.

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