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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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DealBITS Drawing: Insider Software Winner

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DealBITS Drawing: Insider Software Winner -- Congratulations to David Graham of grahams.net, whose entry was chosen randomly in our fourth DealBITS drawing and who will be receiving a boxed copy of FontAgent Pro from Insider Software. Don't despair if we didn't pick your entry, since Insider Software is offering a 20 percent discount on FontAgent Pro for all TidBITS readers, bringing the price down to $80. The discount is good through 12-Jan-04 via the second link below. Thanks to the 525 people who entered, and keep an eye out for future DealBITS drawings. [ACE]

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