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Create Multiple Inspectors in iWork

Tired of flipping between panes in the Inspector in Keynote, Pages, and Numbers? You can open multiple copies of the Inspector window with View > New Inspector, but even better, you can Option-click one of the icons at the top of the Inspector window to open that pane in a new Inspector.


Amazon Fire TV Turns Up the Heat on Apple TV

Amazon has released its long-rumored challenger to the Apple TV, and it’s a doozy. Josh Centers, author of “Take Control of Apple TV,” gives the rundown on how it stacks up.

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Explaining Podcasts in iTunes 11.1

FunBITS: Why Apple May Win the Gaming Market

iTunes 11.1.1

FunBITS: Tune into iTunes Radio

iTunes 11.1 Adds iOS 7 Compatibility and iTunes Radio

Amazon Instant Video Comes to Apple TV via AirPlay

Apple Receives Final Judgment in Ebook Price-Fixing Case

Amazon Announces New Kindle Paperwhite

Downcast 1.0.2


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Apple TV Updated with New Channels, Netflix Profiles

A Quick Fix for Apple TV’s Netflix Woes

iTunes 11.0.5

Downcast 1.0.1

Airfoil 4.8

Downcast Comes to Mac, but Lacks Instacast’s Polish

Testing Google’s Chromecast for Apple Users

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