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Open Recent Office 2008 Docs by Date

Office 2008 applications like Word and Excel now list recently opened documents on a File > Open Recent submenu. Choose More from that menu, and you'll get a multifunction Project Gallery dialog. Click the Recent button at the top and then select a date range in the Dates list to find files that were last opened today, yesterday, earlier in the week, last week, and so forth. (The Settings pane in the Project Gallery dialog lets you set how many recently opened files show in the File > Open Recent submenu.)

 

 

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President Obama Wants You to Feel Good About NSA Surveillance

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On 9 August 2013, President Obama addressed concerns about the National Security Agency’s (NSA) domestic spying programs, but stopped far short of promising to curtail them. The president announced that the NSA will be launching a new Web site to better explain the program. While Obama stated that, “it’s right to ask questions about surveillance,” he said that Edward Snowden, who revealed the programs to the world, was not a “patriot.” Meanwhile, Obama has reportedly been in secret talks with technology executives, including Apple’s Tim Cook, to discuss the surveillance programs.favicon follow link

 

Comments about President Obama Wants You to Feel Good About NSA Surveillance

Steve Nicholson  2013-08-12 10:31
Anybody who exposes erosion of our freedoms is a patriot in my book.
Jeff Carlson  An apple icon for a TidBITS Staffer 2013-08-13 11:42
Correction: The original version of this ExtraBIT referred to "Eric" Snowden, instead of "Edward," the man's correct name. I've changed the text on the site.