Don't-Miss Operating System Stories
There appears to be a bug in Mavericks that causes network aliases placed in the sidebar to vanish. Chris Breen offers a couple of workarounds.
Looking for a file? You'll have a better chance of finding it with these tricks for OS X's Spotlight.
Moving to the Mac? OS X can do everything your Windows machine can—the trick is knowing where to look. In this Macworld video, PC World associate editor Alex Wawro explains where you'll find your preferences, how to access familiar programs, and more.
You've made the leap from a Windows PC to the Mac, but now that you're here, you might feel a bit lost. This chart will help you find the features you're looking for.
Benj Edwards has instructions on installing Debian 4 on a Mac with a 68K processor.
Before Microsoft Windows there were windows on the Mac. Chris Breen offers a tour.
Now that your Mac has started up, let's take a look at the first thing you see--the Finder.