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Single Time Machine Backups

Tired of Time Machine running all the time? You can turn it off in the Time Machine preference pane, but still initiate a single backup by choosing Back Up Now from Time Machine's menu bar icon. Of course, your backup is much less likely to be up to date, but Time Machine won't be taking any resources while you're trying to work.

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Josh Centers on the MacJury’s Holiday Gift Guide

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TidBITS Managing Editor Josh Centers joined host Chuck Joiner, videographer Wally Cherwinsk, and Smile cofounder Greg Scown on round five of the MacJury Holiday Gift Guide. As always, the conversation was a lot of fun, and Josh was dressed for the occasion.favicon follow link