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View Extra Bluetooth Details in Snow Leopard

In Snow Leopard, Option-click the Bluetooth icon in the menu bar to view a few additional items in the Bluetooth menu. Specifically, it enables you to open three utility applications: Bluetooth Explorer, Bluetooth Diagnostic Utility, and PacketLogger. These are likely of interest primarily to experts, but if you're having troubles with Bluetooth, the Bluetooth Diagnostic Utility in particular may be useful. (These tools are available only if you've installed Apple's Developer Tools.)

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Bare Bones Rustles Up TextWrangler 1.0

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AirPort Extreme 5.0.3 Firmware Update

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REALbasic Turns 5.0

REALbasic Turns 5.0 -- REAL Software has released version 5.0 of REALbasic, its flagship programming environment for making Classic, Mac OS X, and Windows applicationsShow full article

The PowerShot Presentation

A couple of weeks ago I gave a presentation to the Metropolitan New York Macintosh Alliance (MetroMac) and the Long Island Macintosh Users Group (LIMac)Show full article

Getting Inspired by Inspiration 7

Looking back through the TidBITS archives, it's interesting to how many appearances Inspiration has made. The first review, by Adam Engst in 1992, looked mostly at the outline functionsShow full article

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