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Track Changes Dates Reset on Save As in Word 2008

If you regularly use the Save As feature to create new drafts while working in Word 2008, you might notice that with Track Changes enabled, previously time-stamped comments and edits have their times reset to the Save As date and time. Work around this by sticking with your original file, but using Save As (or just File > Duplicate in the Finder) to make backup copies.

 
 

Computing for the Visually Impaired, Part 3

In the third part of our series on computing for the visually impaired, Mariva H. Aviram discusses the numerous annoyances and technical inadequacies of our modern operating systems for those whose vision isn’t perfect.

 
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OmniFocus 2 for Mac Brings a Fresh Look to GTD

Yojimbo 4.0.3

iWork for iCloud Gets Another Update

NoteBook 4.0.1

No Correlation Between Heat and Hard Drive Failure

LaunchBar 5.6.4

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 6.2.1

Microsoft’s OneNote Takes on Evernote

1Password 4.4 Updated with Watchtower Service

 

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
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Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.206

Paprika 2.0.3

Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.201

Keyboard Maestro 6.4.1

Typinator 5.9

PCalc 4

Paprika 2.0.2

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