Scott Melchionda reports a conflict between Painter 5 and Apple's Charcoal font. "I had been experiencing disappearing menu items, windows trailing when dragged and a general meltdown of the interface when switching to the Finder from Painter 5." He spoke with MetaCreations tech support about this and was told to switch the system font to Chicago (via the Appearance control panel).
Apps to help adjust to daylight saving
This Sunday morning, our clocks spring forward one hour to mark the beginning of daylight saving time. While it might be nice for some to have more light at the end of the day, it can be tough for bodies to adjust to darker mornings. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some ways technology can help ease the transition.