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Open Zip Files That Turn Into CPGZ Files

Ever double click a zip file and have it turn into a cpgz file? This is an uncommon problem, but it happen. As it happens the .zip file attempts to be unzipped, it then extracts into a .cpgz file, which

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Posted in Macintosh

Google Reader Retiring

The end is near. Google just announced it will be retiring Google Reader on July 1, 2013 as a part of their “Spring Cleaning” and due to declined usage. Declined? I use it every day, all day. I check out

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Posted in Communication, Internet, iOS, Macintosh

iTunes Match Icons Definitions

I decided to subscribe to iTunes Match this year. And many of my obscure tracks had a variety of cloud icons next to them that needed to be deciphered. Apple explained them all with this handy chart:

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Posted in Macintosh, Music

Fake Installer Malware SMS Trojan Mac

A new Trojan for Mac is in the wild that mimics the actions of an installer. The malware tries to monetize the attack by having users enter their mobile phone numbers for the purpose of “activation” via a SMS message.

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Macintosh System 7.5.3

OS X is great. Love it. But I dug up some screenshots of a System 7 install of 7.5.3 and it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy. It was better times back in ’96 when it came out, and

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