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Expose Shortcut for Arrange All Windows

In Expose in Snow Leopard, with all windows visible, press F9 (or the Expose key [F3] on recent Mac laptops), then press Command-1 to arrange the windows by name or press Command-2 to arrange them by application.

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11 Stupid Backup Strategies

How confident are you in your backup strategy? Confident enough to be certain that your data would be 100 percent recoverable even if a meteorite hit your house? If you find yourself making any of 11 common mistakes when it comes to backing up your Mac, Joe Kissell would like to offer you some advice (and a book).

 
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SpamSieve 2.9.19

ClamXav 2.7.2

Computing for the Visually Impaired, Part 2

CrashPlan 3.7

Little Snitch 3.5.1

Thunderstrike Proof-of-Concept Attack Serious, but Limited

 

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Computing for the Visually Impaired, Part 1

ChronoAgent 1.5

OS X NTP Security Update (Yosemite, Mavericks, and Mountain Lion)

Safari 8.0.2, 7.1.2, and 6.2.2

Thwarting Twitter’s Upcoming Data Collection

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.0.3

Keeping Up with the Snoops 7: Too Many Snoops

SpamSieve 2.9.18

Apple Releases OS X 10.10.1, iOS 8.1.1, and Apple TV 7.0.2

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