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View Extra Battery Details in Snow Leopard

In Snow Leopard, Option-click the Battery icon in the menu bar to show the battery's current condition - Normal is good. Other messages might read Replace Soon, Replace Now, Check Battery, or Service Battery. Choosing the message opens a Mac Help document with more information.

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Doodle Helps You Schedule Meetings

Trying to figure out exactly when people are available for a get-together, meeting, or other event can be a pain. Doodle aims to make it a lot easier, and it mostly succeeds.

 
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