Don't-Miss Mac app Stories
This year has seen numerous security breaches at the root infrastructure of Web privacy and security. How can regular users protect themselves? Glenn Fleishman has some expert suggestions.
How do you get everything off of your old Mac and onto a shiny new one? OS X's Migration Assistant can help.
Faced with an iPad full of images and no copy of iPhoto to help you move those images from iPad to Mac, where do you turn? To another application bundled with the Mac OS that you may have missed.
When Apple announced the new AirDrop file-sharing technology in Lion, it said only some Macs could use it. But one Hints reader found a workaround that lets it work on any Mac with Lion and a network connection.
Here's a quick hint for opening unlinked URLs that you encounter in apps like Terminal and BBEdit.
A reader misses the screen-zooming feature he once used with his mouse. Now that he's using a trackpad, he'd like it back. Here's how.
Even if you aren't familiar with the term Cocoa Key Bindings, you may use them daily. Lion changes a specific keyboard shortcut's behavior, and we know how to bring back Snow Leopard's default instead.
Running into trouble using the Lion version of iCal? You're not alone. Here are answers to common problems.
Ted Landau tells us that while it may be easy enough to install applications via the Mac App Store, removing them isn't quite so simple. Read on for his solutions.
A reader asks "Why, oh why, do my Safari pages spontaneously zoom in?" Look no further than your index finger and what it's resting on.
Looking for something? Lion's handy Spotlight menu offers new ways to work with your search results.
If your Mac can't seem to find files and email messages, it's a sure sign that its Spotlight index needs some attention. Here's how to put things right.
Did you know that Lion includes a small utility for monitoring several aspects of your network's Wi-Fi traffic?
Ted Landau compares his experience with Microsoft's email clients, Entourage and Outlook 2011 and finds Outlook wanting in a few ways.
Lion Finder offers three different ways to organize your folders: Arrange By, Sort By, and Clean Up By. What does each option do? Can you combine them? Kirk McElhearn explains.