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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk for 12-Oct-09

iPhone recording app -- A reader solicits suggestions for voice recording applications that record files his secretary can easily open and transcribe. (9 message)

FTP issues with Snow Leopard -- Is anyone else running into problems setting up an FTP server under Snow Leopard? (3 messages)

Continual aggravations with Snow Leopard -- Could Snow Leopard problems stem from a bad hard disk? Readers compare notes. (3 messages)

iZard -- Who needs an expensive iPhone holder when you can make one from paper or appropriate a toy lizard? (6 messages)

Retrospect Alternative? Readers looking for folder synchronization find Retrospect overwhelming. Other options are offered. (16 messages)

AT&T International Roaming Charges -- If you're traveling with an iPhone and haven't reviewed the roaming charges for voice and data on your plan, be sure to read this thread. (13 messages)

Locating Software -- Apple has discontinued its little-known Macintosh Products Guide. Is the Apple Downloads page an acceptable substitute? (3 messages)

iPhone Failure -- When a reader's iPhone dies during travel, a hard reset might be the key to resuscitating it. (4 messages)


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