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Gmail takes a Friday timeout

Google's popular Gmail service dropped offline for a bit at midday Friday. Service disruptions also hit Calendar, Drive, Docs, and Google+ Hangouts, among others.

By January 24, 2014

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Make a workaround to avoid time-outs at shutdown in OS X

If OS X continually halts shutdown because an application has not quit in time, you can get around it with a custom Automator workflow.

By March 12, 2013

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Troubleshooting HTTPS timeouts in OS X Mountain Lion

The MTU handling in OS X Mountain Lion may not work with the configuration for some Web servers, and might need to be adjusted.

By January 9, 2013

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Adjust the sudo time-out behavior in OS X

If you use the sudo command often to make changes to your system, you can adjust when it requires you to enter your password.

By January 7, 2013

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How to check for software updates on Android Wear

Checking for a software update on your Android Wear smartwatch is an easy, but hidden, task.

By July 8, 2014

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Give annoying Facebook friends an imaginary time-out

Yes, there's an app for that. Defriendtion lets you call out over-sharers with a viral badge of dishonor on their walls.

By November 28, 2012

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Change volume and screen timeout settings for individual Android apps with PerApp

If you find yourself fiddling with your settings every time you open certain apps, PerApp makes it easy to automatically change volume or screen timeout duration.

By August 16, 2012

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After bug, Google notifies users that all is a-OK with Gmail

A glitch that caused some e-mails to be marked as spam and others to be deleted is fixed -- but the Web giant says users should make sure their messages are in the right place.

By January 28, 2014

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Five ways Google could help start an apocalypse

Humanoid (and cheetahoid) robots with access to your calendar and home automation systems gone bad are examples of how the "don't be evil" company could morph into a sci-fi franchise.

By January 29, 2014

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Google finally fixes strange Gmail bug

Five days after it was first reported in the media, Google gets around to fixing an unusual Google Search link problem that sent a torrent of e-mail to several unsuspecting people.

By January 24, 2014