Welcome back, Bose! Our Wednesday Morning Report wraps up the two-month odyssey of Bose hardware being banished from Apple's shelves, along with a new iOS update that makes sure users don't lose any purchased ringtones, and caps off with a look at the latest version of DiskWarrior for Mac. Ready to read more? Then click to dive right in.
Typinator is the cut-and-paste tool you can only live without until you’ve used it for about five minutes. It’s an auto-corrector that handles more than simple typos, and a way to keep text, pictures, or HTML snippets just a couple of keystrokes away.
If you're thinking about turning two-factor authentication on for your Apple ID and iCloud account (a great idea, by the way!), our Tuesday Morning Report has details on a very important "gotcha" you'll want to know about before doing so. There's also some potentially good news for Bose fans, and word of another actor passing on the Steve Jobs biopic. Don't delay, click and get reading!
Every Monday we show you how to do something quick and cool using with Mac OS X. Sometimes it's a tutorial on a lesser-known feature, other times it's a trick that uses built-in functionality such as Terminal — either way, these simple tips can make life better and easier, and they don’t require any special knowledge. All you need to do is follow the instructions!
Have you ever switched viewing modes in the Finder, hoping that it would apply to all new windows, but it doesn't? We can change that easily with a little Terminal hack to ensure that the Column view layout (or any other layout) is always used when a new Finder window is opened. Continue reading to find out more and learn how to make this hack work.
Apple may be putting new App Store releases on hold for the holidays in two weeks, but Cupertino is using that time to celebrate the best of the year. Our Monday Morning Report has the details on some of the content making Apple's Best of 2014 list, a look at Cupertino's new iPad Air 2 commercial, and how to get some free, ad-supported holiday music streamed right to your device. Don't be a Scooge, click and read on!
Got an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We've got the answer. In this week's Ask, we'll show you how to further customize your Mac's desktop background by modifing the contents of the Desktop Pictures folder.
The holiday season is now officially in full force, which means many readers are hitting the open road to visit loved ones or just take a break from their daily routines. Apple's built-in Maps have had a rocky history thus far, but our Friday Morning Report has details on how the company might improve that situation, as well as big expansion plans into India. Find out what they've got in store for the future with just a click!
If you're a web designer or developer, xScope 4 is an essential purchase. Two new tools have made their way into this major update to Iconfactory’s indispensable app for measuring, inspecting, and testing on-screen graphics and layouts.
As is usually the case, a new class-action lawsuit against Apple is making a lot of dirt on Cupertino's past business practices public knowledge. Our Thursday Morning Report has the details on steps the company took to eliminate rival music services from the iPod, along with good news for folks shopping for new hardware, and the mystery surrounding the latest Safari update. It's all coming at you, right now!