Apple's App Store Is Finally Cracking Down on the Screenshot Scam

After years of complaints, scams, and careless screening tactics, Apple's App Store is finally starting to figure itself out. The latest update should stop developers from using misleading screenshots by locking them into place once the app gets approved. » 1/10/13 11:01am 1/10/13 11:01am

Skitch Brings Its Awesome Screenshot Making Skills to the iPad

Our favorite arrow drawing, circle creatin' screenshot annotation app for OS X, Skitch, is now on the iPad. It's pretty much like the desktop version of the app with options to easily draw on pictures, webpages, screenshots, maps or a blanks late. But since you're doing everything with your finger and not a mouse, … » 12/22/11 10:07am 12/22/11 10:07am

One Year of the New York Times As Told By 12,000 Screenshots

Phillip Mendonça-Vieira made a mistake, a wonderful mistake. For over a year, he accidentally ran a cron task that captured a screenshot of the NY Times' front page twice an hour, 24 hours a day. » 7/18/11 10:48pm 7/18/11 10:48pm

Is This the First Real Screenshot of Chrome OS?

Anyone can fake a screenshot. Heck, anyone can fake an Apple Tablet—this is a lot easier. These screenshots of Chrome OS—with a Mac OS X-inspired dock—may be real, but they may be fake for a couple of reasons. » 8/17/09 1:27pm 8/17/09 1:27pm

Zune 2.5 Update Screenshot Tour

If you haven't yet gotten the chance to update to Zune 2.5, here's a screenshot tour that takes you through the new and notable changes. A lot of the stuff is the same—it's only a point update and not one to change the fundamental features—but there are great updates in the social portion of the software. Hit the jump… » 5/06/08 12:10pm 5/06/08 12:10pm

Apple AirPort Utility Guided Tour


Unlike regular routers, Apple requires you to use its own AirPort Utility in order to manage and change settings on the AirPort Extreme. If you're still curious as to what features Apple's newest router does and doesn't have, take a look at our illustrated walkthrough of just about the entire AirPort Utility. » 2/16/07 8:20pm 2/16/07 8:20pm

Windows Vista Beta Screenshot Tour

Taking advantage of their swanky new w i d e s c r e e n format, Lifehacker's posted a screenshot tour of Windows Vista beta. If you haven't tried it, or tried an older version but not Beta 2, go over and take a look. We're just as excited about Windows Vista as we are about OS X Leopard, but that's probably because… » 6/28/06 7:34pm 6/28/06 7:34pm