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Windows malware slips into Apple's iOS App Store

It's a low-threat malware package that won't hurt iOS or MacOS but may pop Windows users who manage the app in their iTunes account.

By July 24, 2012


Use the OS X installer to preview install locations

If you would like to preview which files are within an OS X installation package, the OS X installer contains an option to do so.

By June 13, 2012


How to reinstall the Mac App Store in Snow Leopard

The Mac App Store program can be removed from Snow Leopard, but once updated past OS X 10.6.6, reinstalling it may require a little more than simply installing a combo update.

By May 16, 2012


Tackling SMC console errors after OS X 10.7.4 update

Repeated "smcReadKeyAction" errors in the OS X console may be from third-party software, or be fixed by downgrading kernel extensions.

By May 11, 2012


Apple and Samsung to meet on 21-22 May for settlement talks

All this litigation madness could come to an end next month, when the heads of Apple and Samsung meet.

By April 29, 2012


Apple boss Tim Cook would "prefer to settle" Android war

Apple boss Tim Cook has signalled a possible truce in Apple's legal warfare with Samsung and other Android phones and tablets.

By April 25, 2012


How to address a constant reboot loop in OS X

If your Mac is stuck in a reboot loop, then it's likely suffering from corruption in kernel extensions or similar low-level files.

By February 23, 2012


How to trigger OS X system events with Griffin Proxi

Automating tasks in OS X is exceptionally useful, but while Apple has some options for scripting workflows, it does not offer many options to trigger them. Griffin's Proxi application may be the answer.

By January 30, 2012


Troubleshooting toolkit recommendations for Mac users

When troubleshooting any system, having a few useful tools available can be very helpful. Here are some recommendations for troubleshooting a number of aspects of Mac systems.

By January 26, 2012


Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a weekly feature in which we answer questions e-mailed in by our readers. We welcome alternative approaches and views from readers and encourage you to post your own suggestions in the comments.

By October 6, 2011