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Mac 911: Does Spotlight reveal other users' files?

A reader asks for help limiting Spotlight searches in Yosemite, but does Spotlight search other users' accounts?

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I liked brushed metal and I cannot lie

Hey, it beats skeuomorphism.

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Macs can be remotely infected with firmware malware that remains after reformatting

Researchers created Thunderstrike 2 firmware malware that could remotely infect Apple computers and remain even if a user were to wipe the hard drive and reinstall OS X.

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Hands-on with Maps in El Capitan: Public transportation gets front and center

If you’re planning a bus trip to Shenzhen to see your next Apple gadget manufactured, Maps in El Capitan can help.

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Hands-on with Mail 9 in El Capitan: Improved full-screen support, swipe gestures, and more

A look at the new features in Apple's upcoming email app.

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Apple releases the third public beta of OS X 10.11 El Capitan

If you're in the beta program, it's time to update.

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With Split View in El Capitan, going full screen makes sense

Split View has major potential, but also a few kinks to work out. Jason Snell explains.

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Macworld’s August Digital Edition: Apple Music is live

Jason Snell gives you six reasons to get excited about El Capitan. Also, Apple Music is live, and despite some early stutters, its streaming service rocks. Plus: Senior Editor Roman Loyola reviews the iMac with Retina 5k display and Thunderbolt 2 docks.

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How to use your Mac to maximize your concert experience

Use iTunes to create a playlist of the songs you'll hear, and then turn it into a fun souvenir of your night out.

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Troubleshooting Photos: Syncing, deleting, organizing albums, and more

We're back with more answers to a seemingly endless number of Photos questions, including deleting, syncing, and organizing albums.

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How to make a textured collage in Photoshop and Photoshop Elements

With some creative adjustments, your collage can be more than the sum of its parts.

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How to use Feedback Assistant to report bugs in the betas of El Capitan and iOS 9

Using the public betas? Do your duty and report bugs to Apple.

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Hands-on with Notes 4 in El Capitan

Apple's Notes app has some features that makes it more useful.

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Podcast 465: O El Capitan, my Capitan

Jason Snell joins Glenn and Susie to discuss the things we love in the OS X and iOS betas.

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Private I: El Capitan's System Integrity Protection will shift utilities' functions

A new protection mechanism in OS X increases security, but prevents some low-level activities that utilities rely on. They'll have to find new paths.