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Set Time Zone Automatically in Snow Leopard

Frequent travelers may be interested to know that in Snow Leopard your time zone can now be set automatically by bringing up the Date & Time preference pane, clicking the Time Zone view, and selecting Set Time Zone Automatically. A progress spinner appears while Snow Leopard sends off information about the Wi-Fi signals in your vicinity and receives location data back.

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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/17-Jan-05

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New version of Graphing Calculator -- Last week's article on the re-emergence of Graphic Calculator brings up other math applications (2 messages)

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New iDVD 5 -- Can the just-announced iDVD 5 support burning to third-party DVD burners? No, but with an important caveat. (10 messages)

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Mac mini -- Although Apple's new diminutive Mac hasn't yet been released, readers are already planning how they're going to use the Mac mini - from small entertainment centers to transportable Macs that are more convenient than a laptop. (26 messages)

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