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Don’t Type ‘File:///’ on Your Mac – It Will Crash Your Apps!

Posted on 04/02/2013 by Chris Hauk

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All software has bugs, but this is a weird one. If you try typing the phrase “File:///” (no quotes, the f must be capitalized) into almost any app while running Mountain Lion on your Mac, it will crash. I tried it in Chrome, the browser I use while posting articles, and it works. Just a hint for a happy life, make sure all your work is saved before you try this, OK?


Web Traffic From OS X 10.9 Continues to Grow

Posted on 04/02/2013 by Chris Hauk

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Macs running OS X 10.9 are continuing to show up in ever increasing numbers, possibly hinting that Apple’s next-generation Mac operating system could soon be unveiled to the public.


Even The Times Square Billboards Use OS X…

Posted on 27/12/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Here’s a fairly amusing photo coming right from Times Square. You might think that the huge billboards on display use Windows or some version of Linux. Well guess what? Probably the biggest screen to have switched to Mac yet, Times Square billboards run OS X.


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