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Use Expose to Open Files Quickly

Looking for an easy way to drag a file into a hidden application? First enter Expose's All Windows mode by hitting F9, then hover over an application's window while dragging your file, pause for a moment (or press the Space bar) and that window will spring to the foreground enabling you to open the file within that application.

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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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Scrivener 2.6

LaunchBar 6.1.3

iBooks Author Gains New Import Options

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Quicken 2015: Close, But Not Yet Acceptable

Evernote 5.6

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.3.2

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

Alfred 2.4

Paprika 2.0.4

 

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

LaunchBar 6.0.1

Six Useful Apple Accessories

OmniFocus 2.0.1

LaunchBar 6 Adds Themes, Instant Feedback, and More

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