Poll Preview: Digital Video Editing -- With the new iMac DV machines and iMovie software, Apple is targeting a potentially nascent market for consumers who want to edit digital video. Previous attempts to tap the market, as with the Performa 6400 video editing systems, failed to catch on. So the poll question on our home page this week is, how appealing do you find the iMac DV's digital video capabilities? [ACE]
New Documents in Snow Leopard's TextEdit
In the Snow Leopard version of TextEdit, you can now create a new document by Control-clicking TextEdit's Dock icon (when it's running), and choosing New Document from the pop-up menu. This isn't a major feature, of course, since you can also just press Command-N while in TextEdit, but consider Control-clicking other applications' Dock icons to see what functions they might make available.