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View Extra Battery Details in Snow Leopard

In Snow Leopard, Option-click the Battery icon in the menu bar to show the battery's current condition - Normal is good. Other messages might read Replace Soon, Replace Now, Check Battery, or Service Battery. Choosing the message opens a Mac Help document with more information.

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Consumer Reports likes Macs -- Readers respond to the recent Consumer Reports cover story comparing Macs to PCs. (13 messages)

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Experiences with CPU accelerators -- Geoff Duncan's article last week about upgrading his aging Mac using a new Power PC accelerator inspires comments from readers who have also upgraded their machines. (9 messages)

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Learning more about photosensors in cameras -- Charles Maurer's articles on digital cameras prompt discussion of where to find more information about photosensors. (6 messages)

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Replacing the Battery in my iPod -- A reader documents his experience removing a dying iPod battery and replacing it with a third-party battery. (2 messages)

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Macworld Expo is moving to the Hynes -- IDG World Expo announced that the next Macworld Expo in Boston will be held at the Hynes Convention Center, a smaller venue than the new Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. (2 messages)

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