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.
Got a long commute? Kirk McElhearn looks at audio books from Audible.com, which can be played on your Mac or iPod without losing your position. Keith Cooper looks at why you might want to consider color management for your digital photos. Also this week, using Broadcom-based 802.11g PC Cards with AirPort 3.1, the demise of Adobe Premiere on the Mac, and upcoming events at Macworld Expo.
AirPort 3.1 Supports Third Party 802.11g PC Cards -- Owners of pre-AirPort Extreme PowerBooks with PC Card slots can now connect to higher-speed AirPort Extreme networks using third-party 802.11g cardsShow full article
Adobe Premiere to Fade to Black on Mac -- Adobe Systems has announced that Adobe Premiere Pro, the latest version of its 12-year-old video editing application, should be shipping this August both as a standalone application and as part of the Standard and Professional editions of the just-announced Adobe Video Collection application suiteShow full article
The official name appears to be "Macworld CreativePro Conference and Expo," so despite the waffling that was no doubt a result of heavy duty negotiations between Apple and IDG World Expo, we'll stick with calling the upcoming show "Macworld Expo" (but if we're feeling cranky we might revert to "the Conference Formerly Known as Macworld Expo")Show full article
Have you ever printed a colour image and wondered why it didn't look quite right? That deep blue sky with distant hills and forests looked so good on the monitor..Show full article
I may belong to the last generation for which radio was once not just a source of music, news and sports, but also a primary source of verbal entertainmentShow full article
iPod 2.01 and Audible.com support -- Apple claims Audible.com support in the iPod 2.0.1 software update, confusing people who have been using it all alongShow full article