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01.08.10
TUAW Tip: Get your animated slideshows to MobileMe
01.08.10

TUAW Tip: Get your animated slideshows to MobileMe

For all the things Apple does right, there are some strange decisions in the integration of iPhoto a...

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01.02.10
SSH and the case-sensitive username in Snow Leopard
01.02.10

SSH and the case-sensitive username in Snow Leopard

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard introduced a lot of under-the-hood changes and many are not very obvious....

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12.30.09
TUAW Tip: Sync your bookmarks to an iPhone or iPod touch with Xmarks
12.30.09

TUAW Tip: Sync your bookmarks to an iPhone or iPod touch with Xmarks

I'm an avid user of Xmarks (formerly Foxmarks) as are probably many of you. I browse the Internet r...

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12.16.09
Why is there a progress bar when my Mac is starting up?
12.16.09

Why is there a progress bar when my Mac is starting up?

Update: As several of our commenters pointed out, the OS is probably running the fsck utility in the...

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08.05.09
TUAW Tip: Smart Groups in Address Book
08.05.09

TUAW Tip: Smart Groups in Address Book

Let's face it, contact management is a pain. Address Book in OS X is a good tool, but one often ove...

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07.17.09
TUAW Tip: Multitasking in iTunes
07.17.09

TUAW Tip: Multitasking in iTunes

Have you ever been playing one of your finely-tuned playlists, blissfully grooving to the music, on...

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04.27.09
TUAW Tip: Wipe down an old Mac with Target Disk Mode
04.27.09

TUAW Tip: Wipe down an old Mac with Target Disk Mode

A reader recently contacted us with a question regarding her decision to recycle an older iMac compu...

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12.15.08
TUAW Tip: Removing duplicate songs from iTunes
12.15.08

TUAW Tip: Removing duplicate songs from iTunes

Have you ever been listening your iTunes library and wondered why a song played more than one time?...

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09.22.08
TUAW Tips: Replace login screen background
09.22.08

TUAW Tips: Replace login screen background

Are you tired of the standard background for the login window? Well, if you are running Tiger or Le...

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