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Find Wi-Fi Networks with VirusBarrier X6

If you're in a location with multiple Wi-Fi networks, it can be hard to figure out which is the best one to connect to. VirusBarrier X6 can help - open the program's Network window to view a list of available Wi-Fi networks, complete with the name, channel, and signal strength of each.

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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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Psyching Out Time Machine

Backscatter Simulates Spam

Time Machine Exposed!

Making Macs Shine in a Windows Environment

How to Pronounce Myanmar

Lovingly Craft Your HTML

First Look: The Linux-Based Paragon Rescue Kit for Mac OS X Lite

Prune Your Time Machine Backups Selectively

Latest iMacs Offer Faster CPUs and Nvidia Graphics Option

Adam Discusses TidBITS History, Apple's Q2, and the Blue Snowflake

 

New for iOS 8: TextExpander 3 with custom keyboard.
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
Mail. <http://smle.us/tetouch3-tb>
 

Solve More Word 2008 Problems with AppleScript

Kindle on the Go

April Fools Talk and a Few Podcasts

Iridium-Capable iPhone Not Entirely Laughable

A Trio of Articles about iCal Collaboration

Instant Messaging for Introverts

Web Browser Reviews at Macworld

First Kindly Impressions about My Kindle

Discussing the Importance of the iPhone SDK on MacNotables

Watch Adam's Hacking the Press Talk from C4

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New for iOS 8: TextExpander 3 with custom keyboard.
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
Mail. <http://smle.us/tetouch3-tb>