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Set Password Activation Time in Snow Leopard

In Snow Leopard, you can now set an amount of time after your Mac goes to sleep or engages the screen saver before it requires a password to log back on. In Leopard, the option was simply to require the password or not. Choose among several increments, between 5 seconds and 4 hours, from System Preferences > Security.

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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