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02.01.14
I tried this one crazy trick for a translucent Mavericks dock and it worked
02.01.14

I tried this one crazy trick for a translucent Mavericks dock and it worked

I love OS customization. Don't you? Ever since OS X Mavericks debuted, I've been complaining about t...

By E. Sadun,   02.01.14
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12.22.13
Microsoft Office 2011: Unattended download and installation
12.22.13

Microsoft Office 2011: Unattended download and installation

I own Microsoft Office 2011 and wanted to make the process of installing it easier, since I own se...

By T. Luoma,   12.22.13
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11.21.13
Revisiting Single Application Mode in light of Mavericks' App Nap feature
11.21.13

Revisiting Single Application Mode in light of Mavericks' App Nap feature

I have known about OS X's "Single Application Mode" for a long time, but a new feature in Maverick...

By T. Luoma,   11.21.13
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04.18.13
Private airport terminal for Google's jets approved by city of San Jose
04.18.13

Private airport terminal for Google's jets approved by city of San Jose

After a minor curfew scuffle, it looks like Google might soon take its airplanes from their curren...

By S. Dent,   04.18.13
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04.04.13
Bloomberg terminals now pull in real-time Twitter feeds
04.04.13

Bloomberg terminals now pull in real-time Twitter feeds

Now that the SEC has given companies its blessing to share business data over social media, Bloomb...

By A. Santos,   04.04.13
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03.25.13
How to spring clean "Open With" duplicates
03.25.13

How to spring clean "Open With" duplicates

If you use your Mac for any period of time, you will find the need to open a document with a di...

By S. Boyd,   03.25.13
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02.25.13
Terminally Geeky: How to tell if a script is being called from launchd
02.25.13

Terminally Geeky: How to tell if a script is being called from launchd

Warning: command line geekiness ahead. When writing shell scripts, I often send interactive out...

By T. Luoma,   02.25.13
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08.29.12
Meet your desktop's ancestors: AT&T exhumes footage of the Bell Blit (video)
08.29.12

Meet your desktop's ancestors: AT&T exhumes footage of the Bell Blit (video)

AT&T's video archives are rich seams of juicy historical tidbits, and today's offering is a fi...

By D. Cooper,   08.29.12
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07.24.12
Maniacally cuckoo for Mountain Lion: App Store checker shell script
07.24.12

Maniacally cuckoo for Mountain Lion: App Store checker shell script

In the spirit of Tim Cook's maniacal excitement about upcoming Apple products, I bring to you the...

By E. Sadun,   07.24.12
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