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Open a Finder Window with the App Switcher

If you don't have any Finder windows open and want to switch to the Finder and open a window in one fell swoop, bring up the app switcher with Command-Tab and tab over to the Finder icon. While still holding down Command, press the Option key, and then release the Command key. You're switched to the Finder, with a new default window open for you.

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Photos Everywhere with Lightroom CC and Photos for OS X

We want photos on the Mac and on iOS devices to seamlessly find their ways into our photo libraries, but until recently that was essentially impossible. Apple’s Photos for OS X and Adobe’s Lightroom CC include cloud-based options for synchronizing photos among devices, but take different paths to reach that goal.

 
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Lightroom 5.7

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Pixelmator 3.3

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Coda 2.5

GarageBand 10.0.3

iMovie 10.0.6

iBooks Author Gains New Import Options

GraphicConverter 9.4

 

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