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Windows 8 users now outnumber Mac addicts

But that still doesn't mean Microsoft's new-look operating system is setting the world alight.

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Quick tips for OS X's Spotlight

Looking for a file? You'll have a better chance of finding it with these tricks for OS X's Spotlight.

ResolutionTab review: Resolve your resolution-switching problems

ResolutionTab sits in your menu bar so you can change the screen resolution with going into the System Preferences.

Quick Spotlight tips

Looking for a file? You'll have a better chance of finding it with these tricks for OS X's Spotlight.

WavTap review: A free way to capture your Mac's audio

WavTap is a menu-dar utility for saving your Mac's audio.

Folder Factory review: Take the blahs out of OS X's folder icons

Customize OS X's folder icons to reflect your personality.

10 tips for managing minimized windows

Maximize your ability to minimize windows with these ten tricks.

Tips for Managing Minimized Windows

Maximize your ability to minimize windows with these tricks.

If I had to leave the Mac? I'd switch to Elementary OS

A new Linux distribution might make Mac users do a double take. Elementary OS borrows a lot of inspiration from OS X.

Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5

OS X 10.8.5 update squashes bugs ahead of Mavericks launch in the fall.

SwitchUp review: Easily set up separate usage profiles for your apps

When you have different reasons for using the same apps, it helps if each app can have a unique usage profile. SwitchUp can help.

The Bride of Frankenmac

The Macworld Lab gathered together some PC parts and assembled a computer that runs OS X, with a few quirks.

Mac Pro and Bride of Frankenmac

Bride of Frankenmac: The illicit PC that runs OS X faster than a Mac Pro

What happens when Macworld Lab takes some spare PC parts and puts together a computer that runs Mac OS X? The results are impressive, but also illegal.

Week in Mac Apps

The Week in Mac apps: Better, faster, stronger

In this edition of Mac-app updates and releases, we've got solutions for faster typing, quicker finding, better coding, easier listening, and Visio Viewing. And that's just the first five new apps.