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Freelance writer Nick Mediati spends way too much time in front of a computer, so he figured he might as well write about it. When he’s not playing with some new gadget, you can find him working in his garden or at an Oakland A’s game.

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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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