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Troubleshooting utility news and update

Our utilities update report is a column on updates for Mac utilities that have been released in the past week, which include maintenance tools, monitoring utilities, and file-handling tools for OS X.

By August 8, 2011


Weekly Utilities Update: WhatSize, CoolBook, VisualRoute, more...

Our Weekly Utilities Update report is a list of all the updates for many Mac utilities that have been released in the past week. This week we're taking a look at "VisualRoute", which graphically represents network activity and problems.

By November 20, 2009


Weekly Utilities Update: Leopard Cache Cleaner, Spanning Tools, Webmin, more...

Staff Pick: Webmin

OS X comes with a variety of tools for setting up web sharing, handling user accounts, checking system resources, and providing other information about the system. The included utilities for these tasks are rather li

By June 19, 2009


Weekly Utilities Update: Little Snitch, WhatSize, FileXaminer, more...

Staff Pick: Winclone When you perform major modifications to your system, such as OS updates, we recommend you clone or otherwise make a full and restorable copy of your OS X installation. For bootcamp users, this recommendation is also true for your w

By May 15, 2009


Safari 4 beta still not playing nice with Hotmail

Since Apple released Safari 4 beta to bleeding-edge users, many have reported not being able to properly access functions of Hotmail, Microsoft's flagship online e-mail service. Reported issues include not being able to log in to accounts, not being able

By April 6, 2009


Browser war centers on once-obscure JavaScript

All Microsoft's browser rivals are scrambling to speed up JavaScript, trying to get ahead as the Web expands into a foundation for programs.

By March 20, 2009


Ultimate fix for a Firefox update failure

After a lot of futile trial and error, the only way to get version 3.0.5 of Mozilla's Firefox browser on my PC was to uninstall version 3.0.4 first.

By January 29, 2009


Chrome, Firefox face clickjacking

Flaw exposes the browsers to attackers who potentially can hijack browser functions by substituting a legitimate link with one of an attacker's choice.

By January 29, 2009


Stay safe while using e-mail

These days, your PC is more likely to catch a virus off a bad Web site than from an e-mail message, but that's no reason to lower your guard.

By December 22, 2008


Apple updates Final Cut Pro, Shake and Compressor

Pro applications get minor updates.

By December 16, 2008