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Improve Apple Services with AirPort Base Stations

You can make iChat file transfers, iDisk, and Back to My Mac work better by turning on a setting with Apple AirPort base stations released starting in 2003. Launch AirPort Utility, select your base station, click Manual Setup, choose the Internet view, and click the NAT tab. Check the Enable NAT Port Mapping Protocol (NAT-PMP) box, and click Update. NAT-PMP lets your Mac OS X computer give Apple information to connect back into a network that's otherwise unreachable from the rest of the Internet. This speeds updates and makes connections work better for services run by Apple.

 

 

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Walt Mossberg’s Last Wall Street Journal Article

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After 22 years, Walt Mossberg is leaving The Wall Street Journal, along with his partner Kara Swisher, for a new media venture, Re/code. To wrap up his two-decade stint at the Journal, Walt rounded up twelve of the most influential tech products in that time. Many were made by Apple, but a few might surprise you.favicon follow link

 

Comments about Walt Mossberg’s Last Wall Street Journal Article

Lee Baker  2013-12-25 00:42
A lot of intrigue, as well as twists and turns there, when I did a more in-depth 'net search to find why Walt *really* parted ways with Dow Jones and the WSJ.

Google tentacles are everywhere. ;-)