MacHeadlines 1.8 Splits into Pro and Lite -- Trexar Technologies has split MacHeadlines, its customizable scrolling ticker of Web site headlines (see "Trexar Releases MacHeadlines 1.7" in TidBITS-493), into two versions. MacHeadlines Pro 1.8 costs $20 shareware, improves the look of the floating ticker window, and enhances handling of numerous stock symbols. MacHeadlines Lite 1.8 is free and lacks only MacHeadlines Pro's site configuration and ticker appearance capabilities. Both programs are 430K downloads. [ACE]
Copy Excel Selection as a Picture
Want to show someone a chunk of an Excel spreadsheet via email or iChat? You could take a screenshot, but if you want to show just a portion of the Excel window and you don't use a utility like Snapz Pro, you can do this right from within Excel 2008. Make a selection, hold down the Shift key, and choose Copy Picture from the Edit menu. You can select whether the selection will be rendered as though it was shown on screen or as though it was printed. Then just switch to your desired destination and paste.
- Trexar Releases MacHeadlines 1.7 (16 Aug 99)