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Show Hidden Files in Open/Save Dialogs in Snow Leopard

In Snow Leopard, if you want to show otherwise hidden files in Open and Save dialog file lists, just press Command-Shift-period. Pressing it again hides the files.


Apologies for the Look Spam

In which Adam apologizes for allowing spam to sneak through our defenses and be delivered to about half of the TidBITS text issue list.

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Freeware Coolness Crushes iCal Shortcoming

A Weird and Wasteful Ad Campaign From Extensis

Google Groups on the Fritz

Transferring Vinyl LPs to Digital: One Approach

Snow Leopard's Creator-Code Snubbing Now Official

How to Fix Snow Leopard's Finder-Copying Bug

Snow Leopard Snubs Document Creator Codes

Cause of Font Cache Bug Revealed?

How to Reformat a New External Hard Disk

ClickToFlash Spiffs the Safari Experience


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iPhone Gets Short End of SlingPlayer Stick

Beware the GPS Thieves

Apple Quietly Improves Low-End MacBook

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Fix Your Clicks With Klicko

Big Discounts on Macs at Best Buy This Week

iPhone Saves Weary Road Warrior

Apple and Microsoft Snipe in Ad Campaigns

Font Puns Galore in Extensis's Bravefont Trailer

MercuryMover 2.0 Puts Windows Where You Want Them

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