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Add Notes to Pre-existing Recordings in Pear Note

While most people think of Pear Note as a tool for recording notes live, it can be used to take notes on pre-existing recordings as well. If you have an audio or video recording that you'd like to take notes on in Pear Note, simply:

  1. Drag the audio/video file to Pear Note and import it into a new document.
  2. Hit play.
  3. Click the lock to unlock the text of the note.

Now you can take notes that will be synced to the recording, just as if you'd recorded them live.

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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

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YouTube Halts Full Support for Older Browsers on 13 March 2010

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TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 1 March 2010

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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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