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If you hold down Command-Control-D in a Cocoa-based application that supports AppleSpell, you'll see little dictionary pop-ups for each word that you mouse over. Neat, eh?

 
 

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Oops. A couple of people wrote in to correct our mistake about the type of tape backup cartridge available for the Apple Tape Backup 40SC. Mark accidentally wrote that it takes DC600 tapes, when in fact it uses the DC2000 size instead. Sorry about that.

Information from:
Robert Rosenberg -- 73766.267@compuserve.com
Michael Naber -- NABER_MICHAEL@tandem.com

 

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