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Open Links from Apple Mail in the Background

If an email message in Mail includes a Web link which you'd prefer to check out after you've read all your mail, and you don't want to hunt for the link later, Command-click the link in the message to open a browser window in the background. Mail remains the foreground application, and the browser window can wait till you're ready.

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

Through 25 August 2014, you can save 50 percent on the entire Take Control catalog of ebooks. It’s a great opportunity to pick up titles that you’ve been wanting to read or that might be useful to have on your virtual shelf for reference. As always, all ebooks are DRM-free and available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobipocket (Kindle) formats.

 
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Alfred 2.2

FunBITS: Paprika Recipe Manager for iPhone, iPad, and Mac

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Mellel 3.3.1

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.1.5

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.1.4

Mellel 3.3

Evernote 5.5

 

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Intermission 1.0.3

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.1.3

Dropbox 2.6.2

1Password 4.1.3

TinkerTool 5.1

LaunchBar 5.6.2

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Fantastical 1.3.11

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