To help get free back to its rightful place of, well free, we've
compiled a list of apps and services that are indeed free and won't
require you to sit through a pitch about how great it is to be a foster
parent to a monkey. We do want to note that some of these items are
services ors ystem preferences. But hey, they're free, so stop
complaining and enjoy.
There is a bug floating around that seems to be threatening users' data. When users start up their machines as normal, they seem to be finding themselves logged as a Guest on their machine and their files on their machine supposedly gone.
A few people thought the use of stock photography for the Snow Leopard retail box was a bit out of character for Apple. We found a snow leopard video that shows it could have gotten a whole lot weirder.
Apple's Mac OS X v10.6 was released two weeks ago and for most of us the
transition from Leopard to Snow Leopard went by without incident.
However, we've spent part of the last few weeks scouring Apple's discussion
boards and support site for solutions to problems people have been
reporting with the upgrade.
Though the reviews of Snow Leopard have been generally positive, it has
been the “seriously guys, it’s 30 bucks, don’t be cheap” type of
positive, rather than the “OMG BEST THING SINCE SLICED BREAD” type of