iCal Alerts You Can't Miss
Did you miss that tiny little iCal alert dialog? Use a more prominent Open File alarm.
First save an image, text file, sound, or movie that will really fill your screen and grab your attention.
Select an iCal event and choose Open File as the alert type. Choose your unmissable file as the one to open.
Set more alerts with more files to open for the same event if you like. You won't miss an appointment with one of these alerts!
Sometimes we venture outside our normal venue of straight text to the world of online video, recording staff discussions and our TidBITS Presents events. Watch them here, along with our other video appearances!
Watch (or listen) to a special TidBITS staff roundtable, where we discuss what we love — and hate — about iOS 7.
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
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Special thanks to Peter Northfield, Allen Ganser, Derek MacDonald, and
David Malin for their generous support!