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Can't tell if you've turned off your Apple Wireless Keyboard to prevent it from waking up an iOS device or running down its batteries? Tap the Caps Lock key, and if it illuminates, the keyboard is on; otherwise not.

 
 

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Replacing a Power Mac G4 power supply -- Readers chime in on their own experiences with Apple's replacement power supply program, including ruminations on why Apple doesn't build quieter machines in the first place. (11 messages)

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Microsoft drops Mac Internet Explorer -- With Microsoft ceasing new development of Internet Explorer, how does this affect Web browsing on the Mac? Safari continues to charge ahead, but there are still things that Internet Explorer can do better. (24 messages)

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NoteTaker 1.5 issues -- A new version of NoteTaker appears and promptly generates some back and forth discussion about problems that people are having with the upgrade. (3 messages)

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PowerPC G5 coming out soon -- Leading up to this week's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) and prompted by reports of leaked G5 specs on Apple's Web site, readers prognosticate on Apple's hardware future. (8 messages)

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Apple and the UNIX trademark -- It's an age-old tale: who owns Unix? Discussion of the many permutations of Unix and how Apple is using it in Mac OS X. (12 messages)

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New for iOS 8: TextExpander 3 with custom keyboard.
Set up short abbreviations which expand to larger bits of text,
such as “Tx” for “TextExpander”. With the new custom keyboard,
you can expand abbreviations in any app, including Safari and
Mail. <http://smle.us/tetouch3-tb>