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iPhone 5 Setup Is Easy Peasy [First Impressions]

iPhone 5 Setup Is Easy Peasy [First Impressions]

I do not think it means what you think it means, Apple.

I had just taped the pre-signed authorization for UPS to the door of my house, when the brown UPS truck pulled up in front. I ran downstairs, signed breathlessly, and took possession of an absurdly small package. Apparently, Apple’s not happy enough with a small phone; they need to make the box it’s shipped in super small as well.

I ran upstairs, sliced the packing tape open, and pulled out an even smaller iPhone 5 box, all shrink-wrapped and beautiful. The exterior retail box is quite a bit smaller than the last iPhone I purchased, the iPhone 4. The iPhone 5 itself? Stunningly small and light, yet fits almost perfectly in my hand, as has been said a bajillion times already.

I pulled off the sticky, protective plastic, held down the Wake button, and let the device do its start up thing. Then came the moment of truth: setup. How long was I going to be stuck at my desk?

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Restoring Your New iPad From Backup — The Right Way

Restoring Your New iPad From Backup — The Right Way

Last week, we showed you how to prepare your old iPad for today’s upgrade to the new one. Now you have your new device, you’ll want to ensure that all of your data from your old one gets transferred over during the setup process. Here’s how to do it — the right way.

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Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Final Round [Gallery]

Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Final Round [Gallery]

submitted by Mauro Ruiz

We put out the call, and Cult of Mac readers answered time and time again. After four galleries of some stellar, reader submitted Mac setups, we’ve got our final roundup.

This one may just be the best yet. Enjoy the fifth and final round of the Cult of Mac reader ‘Coolest Mac Setups’ series!

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Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Round Four [Gallery]

Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Round Four [Gallery]

submitted by Christopher Clancy

We’ve shown you round one, two and three of the Cult of Mac Coolest Mac Setups gallery. Now, we’re back with another round of awesome setups that have been submitted. Enjoy round four!

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Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Round Three [Gallery]

Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Round Three [Gallery]

submitted by Erich Huang

You know what they say, the third time’s the charm. After round one and round two of our reader submitted Mac setups gallery, we’re back with round three.

As usual, here are some awesome setups from fellow Cult of Mac readers. Enjoy!

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Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Round Two [Gallery]

submitted by Cristina Pravato

It’s time for the second round of the “Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups” gallery. We’ve already shown you the first round of awesome setups that have been sent in, and we’re back with another collection that’s sure to inspire.

Enjoy round two!

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Cult of Mac’s Readers Have The Coolest Mac Setups – Round One [Gallery]

submitted by Kevin Rupp

We put out the call to action, and the Cult of Mac readership answered. We recently asked you to send us your awesome Mac setups for a completely reader submitted gallery, and you didn’t disapoint.

We got so many setups sent in that we’re going to be posting the results in rounds. Here’s the first round of the Cult of Mac reader submitted setups. Enjoy!

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Here Are Some Awesome Mac Setups. Now Show Us Yours [Gallery]

Here Are Some Awesome Mac Setups. Now Show Us Yours [Gallery]

saebaryo's desk on Flickr • http://bit.ly/gnJDw3

Nothing says “geek” like a desk that’s loaded with Apple gear. Some prefer the cockpit-style setup with multiple monitors and tons of peripherals, while others prefer simple, minimal setups.

A desk that’s home to some cool tech can be a very grand thing to behold. And we want you to show us your Apple setups!

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How To Organize Your iPad The Right Way [Video How-To]

How To Organize Your iPad The Right Way [Video How-To]

So you just got your iPad, and have loaded it up apps. Now what? It may seem like a hassle to hunt around for the apps you want and to page through all of those home screens. Well, there is an easier way. In this video, you’ll find out the best way to arrange your apps on your iPad.