Ted LandauSenior Contributor, Macworld

Bugs & Fixes: Troubleshooting iPad 3G activation

While most 3G iPad owners are having no problems activating their 3G service, a few problems have sprung up. Ted Landau gives a rundown of the most common symptoms and their solutions.

Bugs & Fixes: WindowShade X for Snow Leopard arrives

Ted Landua is thrilled that WindowShade X, a System Preferences utility, is now compatible with Snow Leopard. And he's even more thrilled that version 5.0.2 tackles a bug that caused conflicts with other applications.

Bugs & Fixes: A long time ago in a bug far, far away...

Bugs & Fixes takes on a Star Wars flavor this week, as Ted Landau looks at a bug in iMovie '09 involving the Far Far Away title inspired by George Lucas' space epic.

Bugs & Fixes: iWork files lost in translation from Mac to iPad

The iPad versions of the iWork applications have trouble exchanging documents with the desktop version of Apple's productivity suite. It's not a bug, Ted Landau writes -- it's a limitation of the 1.0 release of these mobile apps.

Bugs & Fixes: How widespread are iPad Wi-Fi problems?

With reports from some users that Apple's new iPad has a problem with Wi-Fi reception, Ted Landau tries to separate reality from exaggeration.

Bugs & Fixes: Unexpected hassles with OS X 10.6.3's unexpected quits

This week's OS X 10.6.3 update introduces a new feature affected unexpected quit dialogs. Unfortunately, Ted Landau finds, in making this addition, Apple also managed to partially break how the relevant dialogs work.

Bugs & Fixes: When Entourage quotes more than requested

Ted Landau tries to get to the bottom of an Entourage 2008 bug in which the entire text of an e-mail message appears in a reply instead of just the portion of the message highlighted.

Bugs & Fixes: Ringtones won't play in iTunes

A bug in iTunes 9.0.3 affects your ability to play ringtones from iTunes on your Mac. Ted Landau has the details.

Bugs & Fixes: The mystery of the folder that wouldn't open

Ted Landau has a small problem with a folder that won't open. The fix is minor. The real mystery is what's causing it in the first place.

Bugs & Fixes: Avoid trouble when moving your iTunes library

Because iTunes has a number of similar-sounding options and installs a number of similar-sounding iTunes-related files on your drive, it may not be self-evident how to go about moving your music library. Don't worry -- Ted Landau shows you how to avoid trouble when moving your iTunes library.

How to damage an iPhone backup battery

Ted Landau reports on an issue that led to his backup iPhone battery draining his iPhone of all power.

Bugs & Fixes: Troubleshooting Aperture 3

A week after Aperture 3's release, Apple has already posted more than two dozen Knowledge Base articles on the various problems you might encounter with the new version. Ted Landau runs through potential Aperture pitfalls and how you can get around them.

Bugs & Fixes: Apple admits, fixes iTunes 'remember password' bug

This week's iTunes 9.0.3 update means that the application no longer ignores the "Remember password for purchases" setting. That's great, but Ted Landau wishes Apple would have come clean about the bug more quickly.

Bugs & Fixes: Adobe Reader phishing scam

Want to avoid becoming the victim of a phishing scam? Your first line of defense is usually a little common sense, Ted Landau writes.

Bugs & Fixes: Get Flash Player to work with an iSight camera

Ted Landau ran into some problems trying to get Adobe's Flash Player to work with an iSight camera. But he managed to find a solution after digging around the Web.