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Move a File in the Finder

Sometimes you want to move a file in the Finder across volumes, not copy that file. Holding down the Command key while dragging ensures that the item is copied, and then its original deleted, adding up to a move.

 
 

Workflow Is the Next Step for iOS Automation

Workflow is a new iOS automation app that uses iOS 8’s Extensibility to bring Automator-like capabilities to your mobile devices.

 
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iOS 8 App Development Becomes a “Bring Me a Rock” Game

Apple Releases iOS 8.1.2 to Restore Vanishing Ringtones

PDFpen 2 for iOS Offers New Features along Paid Upgrade Path

Thwarting Twitter’s Upcoming Data Collection

Bring iPhone Slo-Mo Videos Back Up to Speed

“Take Control of iCloud, Third Edition” Unravels iCloud Confusions

FunBITS: Overglide Pushes the Limits of iOS 8 Widgets

First Apple Watch Apps Will Only Skim the Surface

 

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>
 

Apple Releases OS X 10.10.1, iOS 8.1.1, and Apple TV 7.0.2

Neato Adds Note Taking to iOS 8’s Notification Center

Microsoft Office Comes to the iPhone, and It’s Free

Authy Protects Your Two-Factor Authentication Tokens

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