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Eight little-known tips for OS X users

OS X includes a number of hidden behaviors and features, some of which can satisfy a frustrating limitation or two you might have with the system.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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Turn off Tooltip windows in Safari

Some Safari users have found it irritating when the application displays small yellow boxes over some links and other web content when the mouse is hovered over the objects.

By Sep. 29, 2008

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How to get quick definitions for acronyms and abbreviations

It happens to the best of us. We run into a string of all-caps that must mean something, but isn't explained in context. If you're lucky, a quick search can come up with possibilities, but Chrome and Firefox users have access to Abbrex, a nifty extension that provides pop-up definitions quickly and easily.

By Jan. 9, 2012

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How we test: Laptops

Learn about CNET's testing procedures for laptops.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Maximize your screen real estate

Get more out of the space available on your display--no matter what size--to increase your view of the Windows desktop, Windows Explorer, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Ribbonized applications.

By Jun. 20, 2011

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OS X Utilities Updates: Dock-It; Get Info; Fuzzy Clock; Converter; more

OS X Utilities Updates: Dock-It; Get Info; Fuzzy Clock; Converter; more

By Jul. 16, 2001

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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 Aug. 8, 2011

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Weekly troubleshooting utilities update

Our weekly utilities update report is a list of updates for Mac utilities that have been released in the past week.

By Aug. 30, 2010

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Utilities Updates: SubRosaSoft DiskGuardian v2.11; Cocktail v2.5; A Better Finder Launcher�1.0b3; more

Utilities Updates: SubRosaSoft DiskGuardian v2.11; Cocktail v2.5; A Better Finder Launcher 1.0b3; more

By Sep. 17, 2003

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Utilities Updates: Faust's Friend: MacInstall; DiskTracker; ClickCopy; Jedit; Empty Servers Now!; more

Utilities Updates: Faust's Friend: MacInstall; DiskTracker; ClickCopy; Jedit; Empty Servers Now!; more

By Aug. 23, 2001