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Open URLs Quickly from BBEdit

If you're working on a bit of text (HTML or otherwise) in BBEdit, and you see a URL that you'd like to open, the fastest way is to Command-click it. Most BBEdit users probably already know this tip, but if you don't, it's a huge time-saver. (The same trick works in BBEdit's free little brother, TextWrangler.)

 
 
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Aperture 3.0.1 Update Addresses Stability Problems

A quick update to the just-released Aperture 3 improves stability and fixes problems with memory usage, the Faces and Places features, and more.Show full article

Mac Enterprise Numbers Expected to Increase in 2010

The Mac continues to make inroads into the enterprise, with 66 percent of IT administrators in multi-platform businesses expecting to increase the number of Macs in their organizations in 2010. Read on for more details from the Enterprise Desktop Alliance's 2010 Survey.Show full article

YouTube Halts Full Support for Older Browsers on 13 March 2010

YouTube users who rely on Firefox 2.0 or Safari 1.3 for Mac OS X 10.3.9 Panther won't have access to newer features after 13 March 2010. Other older browsers are also being deprecated.Show full article

Prevent Apple Mail from Auto-Completing the Wrong Address

In an attempt to be helpful, Apple's Mail application can substitute an email address that you don't mean to use. Here's how to work around the problem.Show full article

Clipperz Does the Impossible: A Safe Online Password Manager

When do you need access to your online passwords? When you're online, of course! But can a browser-based password manager be secure? It can if it's Clipperz.Show full article

Does the iPhone OS Need Multitasking?

A common complaint about the iPhone OS is that it doesn't allow multitasking. But the situation isn't that simple, since the iPhone OS does have some forms of multitasking, and even the term "multitasking" has many different meanings. Adam explores all the possibilities, and the likelihood of seeing support for them in the future.Show full article

TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 1 March 2010

Notable software releases this week include Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 3.1, PDFpen 4.6 and PDFpenPro 4.6, Keyboard Maestro 4.1, and Camino 2.0.2.Show full article

ExtraBITS for 1 March 2010

Our Web explorations this week ranged among many different topics, including Apple acknowledging iMac display issues, more on Macworld Expo and Google Buzz, the winner of Apple's iTunes Countdown to 10 Billion Songs, a survey suggesting that the iPad may prove initially more popular than the iPhone, how Apple interacts with external suppliers, a look back with one of the Mac's earliest developers, and Wal-Mart buying the Vudu video service.Show full article

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