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View Extra Audio Details in Snow Leopard

In Snow Leopard, Option-clicking the Volume icon in the menu bar displays a list of sound input and output devices. Choose one to switch to it; it's much easier than using the Sound preference pane. Also, hold Shift and click the icon to set the system volume, which is separate from the general output volume.

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Apple Launches iMac with Retina Display, Refreshes Mac mini

Apple has launched a stunning new iMac with a 5K Retina display, and has finally updated the long-neglected Mac mini.

 
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