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Adam C. Engst is the publisher of TidBITS and Take Control Books. He has written numerous books, including the best-selling Internet Starter Kit series, and many magazine articles - thanks to Contributing Editor positions at MacUser, MacWEEK, and now Macworld. His innovations include the creation of the first advertising program to support an Internet publication in 1992, the first flat-rate accounts for graphical Internet access in 1993, and the Take Control electronic book series. His awards include the MDJ Power 25 ranking as the most influential person in the Macintosh industry outside of Apple every year since 2000, inclusion on the MacTech 25 list of influential people in the Macintosh technical community, and being named one of MacDirectory's top ten visionaries. And yes, he has been turned into an action figure. Want more? Follow Adam on Twitter for 140-character musings on a variety of topics.

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LaunchBar 6.7.2

Dealing with Send to Kindle’s 50 MB Limit

Kagi Shuts Down After Falling Prey to Fraud

Disable Find My Mac by Resetting NVRAM

“Take Control of Preview” Reveals Even More Features

OS X Hidden Treasures: Typing Exotic Characters

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 8.0.2

BBEdit 11.6

MacNN and Tekserve Close, EveryMac and Mactracker Carry On

f.lux 37.3

Fantastical 2.2.4

BusyCal Updates Mac Calendar Alternative, Expands to iOS

Keyboard Maestro 7.2

Apple Discontinues Thunderbolt Display with No Replacement in Sight

BusyCal 3.0.1

SummerFest 25%-Off Sale Discounts Take Control Books and 14 Mac Apps

Myths and Misconceptions about macOS Sierra

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