Got Widgets? Yes, you do. Dashboard Widgets were all the rage a few years ago, but have become somewhat passé in the face of 99-cent apps on the Mac App Store. My collection of Widgets is basic. Weather. Stocks. Translate. ...

Are you a Mac purist? Do you long for the days of a single-button Mac mouse and a pixelated black and white screen? Nope. Not me. What I like are newer, easier, better, more intuitive ways to do what I’ve ...

My Mac usage dates back well over a decade and I’ve been something of an appoholic since. There are few apps I’m not willing to try (affordability being the big killer of incentive), even those normally reserved for my geekier ...

There’s something strange in the neighborhood. Who you gonna call? How about Browser Busters? Why? Because there’s something strange going on with browser versions. Poor old Safari. Apple keeps the Mac’s most popular browser stuck at version 5 while most ...

My first Mac years ago was a hand-me-down gift from Aunt Tera. It didn’t do much back in the early 1990s. I couldn’t afford Photoshop or Microsoft Office, so I scrounged around for whatever I could get my hands on ...

Have you heard of the Lytro camera? It’s a new way to take photos. The camera itself is a crazy looking box; like a rectangularized tube with a camera lens on one end. With Lytro, every photo is in focus. There’s no ...

One thing that is beginning to disturb me about modern technology (electronic gadgets with software) is that everything does everything. The latest is that Apple’s iPad 3 will be the remote control for Apple TV. Anthony Wing Kosner asks the question in ...

How do you get things done? With a to-do list, right? For Mac users, there are a few dozen apps that claim to be the to-do end all. Which one is best? That, dear reader, depends on your needs, the ...

If you want to know a little of what’s going on behind the scenes on your Mac’s browsers, read Cookies and Privacy. Then, prepare to be afraid; very afraid. In a nutshell, here’s what happens when you and your browser visit ...

You’re a Mac user, right? So, why would you want to run Windows on your Mac? The truth is, sometimes there are apps or games that just run better on a Windows PC than on a Mac. Also, there are ...