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Use Shift to Compare Edits in iPhoto '08

In iPhoto '08, while you're editing a photo, press the Shift key to see a "before" view; let it up to see the "after" view. It's much faster and easier than using Undo and Redo.

Visit iPhoto '08: Visual QuickStart Guide

 
 

iWork Updated for Yosemite and iCloud Drive

Concurrent with the release of OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Apple also released updates to its iWork apps on Mac and iOS, bringing iCloud Drive compatibility and other enhancements.

 
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Evernote 6.0

Quicken 2015 for Mac 2.2

Microsoft Outlook 15.3 for Mac

Scrivener 2.6

LaunchBar 6.1.3

iBooks Author Gains New Import Options

Moving to iCloud Drive

TextExpander 4.3.4

Quicken 2015: Close, But Not Yet Acceptable

Evernote 5.6

 

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PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.3.2

Save 50% in Take Control’s 2014 Back to School Sale

Alfred 2.4

Paprika 2.0.4

TinkerTool 5.3

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.3.1

Stand Up! The Work Break Timer that Wants to Save Your Life

Why iWork Had to Change (and What That Has to Do with Aperture)

Recruit Your Robots with “Take Control of Automating Your Mac”

LaunchBar 6.0.1

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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>