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Full Screen Quick Look in Snow Leopard

When viewing files in the Finder in Snow Leopard, instead of pressing just the Space bar to enter Quick Look, press Option-Space to display the selected document in full-screen Quick Look, expanding the preview and hiding everything else that would otherwise remain visible.

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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/06-Mar-06

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iPhoto 6 pros and cons -- Adam shares feedback about iPhoto 6 following his review in last week's issue. (2 messages)

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Intel Mac mini uses system RAM for VRAM -- Unlike previous models, the new Mac mini does not feature a dedicated graphics processor card. What are the practical implications of this design decision? (10 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>