Ted LandauSenior Contributor, Macworld

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.

Bugs & Fixes: Solving 'circular loop' problems in iPhone apps

Ted Landau runs into a circular loop problem with an iPhone app, where quitting and restarting the app immediately returned him to the problem in question. Finding a solution led to a series of "what if" scenarios and what to do about them.

Bugs & Fixes: Redeeming the code for a Star Trek digital copy

Several DVDs now include a digital copy that you can download via iTunes to watch on your iPhone, iPod, or Apple TV. But some owners of the Star Trek DVD may have problems downloading their digital copy.

Bugs & Fixes: Getting EyeTV Live 3G to work

Elgato's EyeTV Live 3G is a free Web app that works with the iPhone to stream video content from the EyeTV application on your Mac. Ted Landau walks you through the process of setting it up.

Bugs & Fixes: Apple updates disk repair advice

Apple has released a trio of articles that offer new or updated information regarding disk repairs. Ted Landau looks at all three.

Bugs & Fixes: Safe Boot fixes iWork and iWeb crashes

If any of the iWork components or iWeb '09 crash when you run Mac OS X 10.6.2, Safe Boot can help fix the problem.

Bugs & Fixes: Spin Doctor, Heal thyself

Ted Landau runs into some problems using Spin Doctor to make audio files from his favorite LPs. And he's not the only one.

Understand the iPhone backup

During a sync, iTunes not only syncs managed information and media, but also creates or updates an iPhone backup. The main function of the backup is to permit you to restore personal data and settings to your iPhone during a Restore. In this excerpt from Take Control of iPhone OS 3, Ted Landau takes a closer look at the process of backing up and restoring your iPhone's data.

Third-party screensavers return to Snow Leopard

After a little wait, many third-party screensavers are now compatible with Snow Leopard. But there are glitches. Ted Landau has details.

Bugs & Fixes: LaunchBar causes an unexpected surprise

LaunchBar is an application (plus much more) par excellence. But a new feature in LaunchBar 5 has caused a headache for bug-finder Ted Landau.

Bugs & Fixes: What bugs Mac OS X 10.6.2 tackles

The Mac OS X 10.6.2 update fixes several bugs that Ted Landau looked at in previous columns. Here's a rundown of what the updated OS addresses.

Bugs & Fixes: Magic Mouse loses its way

A pair of irritating symptoms have made Ted Landau's experience with Apple's latest mouse less than magical.

Bugs & Fixes: Snow Leopard's Spelling Ignore button is ignored

After upgrading to Snow Leopard, have you noticed that words continue to be flagged as potentially incorrect even after you've clicked the Ignore button in the Spelling Checker? Ted Landau gets to the root of the problem.

Bugs & Fixes: Font duplicate misadventures

After upgrading to Snow Leopard, Ted Landau was surprised to find 16 duplicate font warnings. And it took some effort to resolve the matter.