Don't-Miss OS X Stories
With the help of Automator you can create a reminder on your Mac without ever launching the Reminders app.
If you find yourself a little over-nudged by Mac App Store notifications Mavericks offers a few ways to deal with them.
In the wake of a previous article that focused on the use of BitTorrent to acquire older OS X installation disc images when the required OS X installation disc was unavailable, some points of clarification need to be made.
Keyboard shortcuts can save you tons of time, but take no time at all to set up.
If you need to change your account's short username, Mavericks, like its OS X predecessors, offers a few options for doing so. However, each has its own advantages and disadvantages. We show you the why and how for each method.
If you're stuck in a jam and needed that old installation disc yesterday, you could turn to the Internet, if you're willing to accept the risks.
Bug-tracker Ted Landau returns to explore the case of the missing camera.
Hidden away in a contextual menu are a bunch of handy text-manipulation tools that far too many Mac users overlook.
Do Not Disturb got some significant upgrades in OS X Mavericks; here's how to get the most out of the feature.
Need to do a installation of an older Mac operating system, but you can't find the discs? You can find them if you do a little bit of searching.
With Mavericks Apple changed QuickTime so that it no longer supports some third-party video plugins. However, as Chris Breen explains, there are still ways to play your old QuickTime-unfriendly movies.
Ted Landau returns to laud DiskWarrior--a tool many Mac troubleshooters have as a vital tool in their arsenal.
After some 68 lessons, Professor Breen closes the book on Mac 101 and issues this, his commencement address.
A reader suggests that there's a keyboard shortcut for resetting Safari. Chris Breen isn't so sure but shows you how to make one.
One of OS X's most-useful features is the capability to save any printable document, webpage, or file as a PDF. This week's video shows you some nifty ways to get more out of this feature.