Don't-Miss Macs Stories
In this third part of our Design Basics series, Lesa Snider walks you through the concept of repetition.
Learn how to use an AppleScript to start a new Mail message from any application, in both OS X 10.5 and 10.6
Ted Landau runs into some problems using Spin Doctor to make audio files from his favorite LPs. And he's not the only one.
Learn how to move the documents drawer in BBEdit from the right-hand side of the window to the left-hand side of the window.
Everyone's favorite free DVD-ripping application for the Mac makes some major strides forward with the 0.9.4 release.
The vignette effect can add style to your photos. Here's how to create a vignette in Photoshop CS4.
You may have used Apple's Calculator to calculate a quick sum, but did you know it's got a lot more tricks up its sleeve? From converting units of measurement to taking advantage of the paper tape, Sharon Zardetto shares ten of her favorites.
Learn how to free a minimized window from the Dock using the Command-Tab application switcher in certain circumstances.
Get a jump start on your holiday projects by using iPhoto to design and print one-of-a-kind cards, books, and more. These tips will help you avoid some of the common pitfalls.
Save on paper and postage this season with a holiday-inspired Website built with iWeb '09.
After a little wait, many third-party screensavers are now compatible with Snow Leopard. But there are glitches. Ted Landau has details.
Using an AppleScript, create a Service (in 10.6) that will let you toggle the visibility of the sidebar in all open Finder windows. This also works in 10.5, but it's not quite as useful there, as the script can't fully hide the sidebar.
Learn how to include the Tab key in user-created keyboard shortcuts in Snow Leopard -- something that wasn't possible in previous OS X releases.