Mac OS X Lion: The Missing Manual
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Mac OS X Lion: The Missing Manual

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With Lion, Apple has unleashed the most innovative version of Mac OS X yet—and once again, David Pogue brings his humor and expertise to the #1 bestselling Mac book. Mac OS X 10.7 completely transforms the Mac user interface with multi-touch gestures borrowed from the iPhone and iPad, and includes more than 250 brand-new features. This book reveals them all with a wealth o...more
Paperback, 932 pages
Published October 27th 2011 by Pogue Press (first published January 1st 2011)
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When I got my last computer, I was surprised to find it completely baffling. I was kind of a power user of OS 9 and lower, but I had no idea how to work OS X, and it was the opposite of intuitive. The Missing Manual transformed my frustration into admiration and love. So here I am with another new computer, only moving from 10.5 to 10.7 this time, yet equally frustrated, baffled, and annoyed. WTF, Apple? This shouldn't be that hard. So I turned to The Missing Manual, and sure enough, my frustrat...more
First let me start by saying that I have used macs exclusively for the past 20 years or so. I don't consider myself to be an expert, or even really that knowledgeable when it comes to computers. Mainly I use my computer to surf the internet, play games, do a little word processing, and keep track of my music and photos.

I wanted to better utilize my computer and I decided to grab this book at my local library. I love it! I have learned so many useful tips and tricks that make using my computer e...more
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A little dry, but knew that going in.
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David Pogue, Yale '85, is the weekly personal-technology columnist for the New York Times and an Emmy award-winning tech correspondent for CBS News. His funny tech videos appear weekly on CNBC. And with 3 million books in print, he is also one of the world's bestselling how- to authors. He wrote or co-wrote seven books in the "For Dummies" series (including Macs, Magic, Opera, and Classical Music)

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