Microsoft's pledge to improve interoperability between its products and open-source applications drew mixed reaction from the open-source community.
Use a built-in Unix program to quickly compare two folders' contents.
In a major turnaround for Microsoft, the company Thursday promised "greater transparency" in its development and business practices.
If you use Terminal mainly for simple tasks, DTerm gives you quick-and-easy access to the command line from anywhere on your Mac.
Apple’s decision to give away its development tools with every copy of Mac OS X has opened up new horizons for Mac users, particularly systems administrators.
One year after sponsoring a controversial Mac hacking contest, CanSecWest promoters are looking to create a bigger spectacle.
Yellow Dog Linux, designed to work on PowerPC-based architectures, has been upgraded to version 6, and is chock-full of enhancements.
You may be surprised to learn that you can use Leopard’s Quick Look feature in the decidedly non-GUI world of Terminal. Well, you can, and here’s how.
Learn how to start a Time Machine backup from Terminal, as you might need to do remotely via ssh.