Rob Grififths takes you on a tour of GeekTool, a free system utility that lets you display images, text files, and the output of Unix commands on your desktop.
Chess needs a GUI? I think not; learn how to play it in Terminal.
The Get Info window's "Apply to enclosed items" command seems potentially useful, but it has quirks that make it potentially quite dangerous.
Microsoft being to Mac users as the Empire is to the Rebellion, the Macalope devotes this week's entire column to Redmond's latest shenanigans.
Learn how to use Terminal to securely erase free drive space.
In recognition of OS X's eighth birthday, Rob Griffiths takes a look at eight of his favorite OS X features.
An updated review of VirtualBox, based on two new features introduced in version 2.1.
When you use Screen Sharing to connect to a host that doesn’t speak Screen Sharing’s encryption language, you’ll see a warning before the connection occurs. Learn how to disable the warning.
VMware has released Fusion 2.0.2, with important changes including the ability to import virtual machines from Parallels Desktop 4.
The makers of EVE Online have confirmed that they're ceasing development and support of their Linux version, but the producer responsible for the Mac version says the Mac will continue.