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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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Apple Releases New iCloud Storage Plans

Apple has radically increased the amount of iCloud storage available to purchase and dropped the price per gigabyte. But as welcome as these changes are, they still pale in comparison to offers from Dropbox and Google Drive.

 
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Chapter 3 of “Take Control of OS X Server” Now Available

Safari 7.0.4 and 6.1.4

OS X Server 3.1.2

Mailplane 3.2.1

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Take Control of OS X Server, Chapter 2: Choosing Server Hardware

Take Control of OS X Server, Chapter 1: Introducing OS X Server

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White House Report Recommends Requiring Warrants for Email

Mailplane 3.2

Redesigned Firefox 29 Adds Sync Service

Joe Kissell Dispels Cloud Hype with “Take Control of the Cloud”

AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.7.3

ITbits: Mac Remote Desktop Software Roundup

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Safari 7.0.3 and 6.1.3

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