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Updates for Snow Leopard security, Remote Desktop now available

Apple on Wednesday rolled out a security update for Snow Leopard and a bugfix update to Remote Desktop.

Apple releases Mac OS X 10.7.3

Apple pushed out a minor update to Lion on Wednesday, addressing issues with Wi-Fi, iMac displays, and more.

The state of Apple

From the Macworld | iWorld show floor, Jason Snell talks with Daring Fireball's John Gruber and Chicago Sun-Times columnist Andy Ihnatko about Apple in the post-Steve Jobs era.

Expo Notes: Brevity is the soul of wit at Rapid Fire session

Mac luminaries had just five minutes to impart some knowledge on the crowd at the Thursday night Rapid Fire session at Macworld | iWorld. Here's a rundown of some of the highlights from that event.

MacBook, Mac mini get firmware updates

The firmware updates for the mid-2010 models of the MacBook and Mac mini enable Lion Recovery from an Internet connection.

Researcher: Mac-based security threats jumped in 2011

New Mac-based security threats jumped in 2011, but still remain far below that of Windows PCs, according to a posting by F-Secure Labs.

The best way to run Windows on your Mac

When it comes to running Windows on a Mac, there are two main players: Parallels Desktop 7 and VMware Fusion 4. Which is right for you? Rob Griffiths runs through the comparison.

2011 in review: Macworld's top stories

These 20 stories -- covering everything from iCloud to Lion -- were the most-read articles on during the past 12 months.

Mac OS X screenshot secrets

Macworld senior editor Dan Frakes takes a look at the lesser-known screenshot features of Mac OS X.

Researchers bypass restrictions of OS X default sandbox profiles

The restrictions imposed by Mac OS X generic application sandbox profiles can be easily bypassed, researchers from Core Security Technologies found.

Apple releases Java updates for Lion, Snow Leopard

Apple on Tuesday came out with another round of Java updates, aimed at both Mac OS X Lion and Snow Leopard users.

New Mac Trojan horse disables Apple's automatic malware updates

Another Mac Trojan horse is on the loose, and this one is meaner than ones that came before: It disables your Mac's automatic malware definition updates.

Mac OS X 10.7.2, iPhoto 9.2 bring iCloud support

Apple has released Mac OS X 10.7.2, bringing much anticipated support for its new iCloud online service to Mac users.