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Fun Way to Send Attachments in Mail

If you're working in a file that you want to attach to a message in Apple Mail, you can transfer the file to Mail easily: From the title bar of the file's window, drag the little proxy icon to Mail's icon on the Dock. Your Mac will make Mail the active application and open a new outgoing message, with the file attached.

(If your icon won't drag, the file probably isn't saved.)

 
 

Examining iTunes 12’s New Interface

iTunes 12 gets flattened (in a design sense) with a spare, but functional user interface design for Yosemite. Agen Schmitz dives in to find where the sidebar and MiniPlayer have gone.

 
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Fire Watch with Me: Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV

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Explaining the ComiXology In-app Purchase Debacle

Instacast 1.2

Amazon Fire TV Turns Up the Heat on Apple TV

Downcast 1.0.11

GarageBand 10.0.2

 

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Why I Was Banned from WATCH ABC and Hulu

Apple TV 6.1 and Remote 4.2 Bring Welcome Interface Improvements

Delicious Library 3.1.6

Downcast 1.0.10

iTunes 11.1.5

Apple Updates iOS and Apple TV to Fix Critical SSL Security Bug

The Future of Apple TV

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