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How To Remove The KeRanger Ransomware From Your Mac

For the first time ever, Apple has been forced to shut down a ransomware attack targeting Mac users running OS X. The file-encrypting malware is embedded in version 2.90 of the BitTorrent client Transmission and demands a bitcoin payment of approximately $400. If you are using Transmission 2.90, you are advised to delete it immediately. Here are the steps you need to take.

All The Stuff iCloud Syncs Besides The Obvious

We all know that iCloud syncs up items like photos, contacts, reminders, calendar events, and iMessage conversations, but chances are you’ve noticed that it also syncs up a few other little things. Finer Things in Tech is putting together a list of those unexpected synced items.

How To See All The Software Disabled By OS X El Capitan

One of the new features in OS X El Capitan is a new security mode called SIP that doesn’t allow software to run on a root level. While that’s a great security feature, it has been messing with certain software. If you want to get a glimpse of what isn’t working, MacIssues shows you how.

The Difference Between Your Mac's Various Wait Cursors

Nobody likes to see the beach ball (aka pinwheel, aka the spinning pizza, aka spinning wait cursor) in OS X, but have you ever wondered why you see different ones from time to time? Or, when things get real weird, you’ll sometimes see a ticking watch? It turns out that the answer has to do with the app you’re working with.

Have You Run Into Problems With Any Software On El Capitan?

El Capitan is a pretty minor upgrade to OS X, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some glitches with certain software working properly. So, we want to hear it, have you had trouble with anything?

Bartender 2 For Mac Adds Keyboard Shortcuts, Search, And More

Mac: We’ve always been fans of Bartender, because it’s a great way to clean up your menu bar, hide away items you don’t need, and organise your menu bar however you want. Now, a new version adds some improvements, including a keyboard shortcut, search, and El Capitan support.

Airmail For Mac Wunderlist And Todoist Integration, Split Screen Support, And More

Mac: Despite a recent price bump, Airmail is still our favourite email app on Mac, and today it’s getting some new features, including to-do list integration, support for El Capitan, and more.

Forecast Bar Puts A Ton Of Weather Info In Your Mac's Menu Bar

Mac: Weather is a fickle thing, but if you like to stay on top of it from your Mac, you don’t have a ton of options beyond refreshing a web site. Forecast Bar is an app that will help you do just that, with a forecast in your menu bar, weather alerts, and more.

Enable 'Save As' On A Mac With The Option Key

OS X got rid of the option to “Save As” in favour of “Export” a while ago, but Appleworld Today points out that you can bring it back in a lot of apps by holding down the Option key.

Termtile Moves OS X Terminal Windows Around With Simple Commands

Mac: If you’re working in Terminal it means you’re working with your keyboard and not a mouse. Termtile is a program that allows you to move around your Terminal windows without ever laying a hand on your mouse or trackpad.

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