Every Monday we show you how to do something quick and cool using built-in OS X utilities such as Terminal, Apple’s command line application. These easy hacks can make life better and simpler, and don’t require any knowledge of coding — all you need is a keyboard to type 'em out!
Have you ever accidentally pressed the power button on your MacBook, only to find that you now have to go through the process of awakening your computer? While your Mac will awaken faster than any other computer on the planet, it's still an annoying process. Fortunately, you can change the behavior of the power button so that it displays a dialog instead of powering down your computer. Continue reading to learn how to do this.
Originally we heard that Apple would be hosting its next press event on October 15, but that date looks as though it was off just a tad. As reported by AllThingsD this afternoon, Apple's next event will fall on October 22, and the focus will center squarely on the upcoming fifth generation iPad and the new iPad mini, although some attention will be given to the Mac Pro and OS X Mavericks as well.
We all know that Steve Jobs has got a penchant for secrecy, but once in awhile Jobs will come through and let a little tidbit slip by in the form of an email. Most, if not all the time, we get excited by this, which is why we put together ten of the best Steve Jobs email moments.