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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/14-Feb-05

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Comparison of Macintosh eBay tools -- Prompted by our DealBITS Drawing for iwascoding.com's GarageSale, readers suggest other tools for working with eBay auctions. (5 messages)

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Flickr: The next big thing? Is the Flickr photo-sharing service the next best thing since digital cameras? Or is it just a fad? (3 messages)

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Recording with Microsoft Office -- Microsoft Word 2004's NoteBook feature includes the capability to record audio notes. What microphones, aside from the PowerBook's lackluster built-in mic, work well for recording these notes? (5 messages)

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Searching for Apple's generic "apps" -- Apple's generic application names, such as Mail and Pages, make it difficult to search for application-specific information on the Internet. Readers contribute a few solutions. (6 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>