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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/18-Oct-04

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Overwhelmed by TAO -- Following Matt Neuburg's article about TAO in TidBITS-750, a couple of readers wonder whether the outliner's interface hinders its utility. (3 messages)

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Home Theater Harmony -- Andrew Laurence's review of the Harmony Remote sparks discussion of all-in-one remote control devices. (7 messages)

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Digital photo editing advice -- Readers react to Charles Maurer's articles on digitally correcting photos. (6 messages)

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