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Remove Excess Audio/Video from a Pear Note

If you ever find yourself in a situation where you used Pear Note to record a class or meeting, then forgot to stop the recording and ended up with an extra few hours that you didn't want, don't worry. You can crop off the extra recording. Just move the playhead to the end of what you want to keep, then select Crop Recording From Here from the Edit menu.

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“Take Control of Beta Testing Yosemite” Says It All

With months still remaining before the final release of OS X Yosemite, members of the public can now install a beta version. Joe Kissell explains why this is cool and why he wrote an unusually priced book about it!

 
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MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2013) Software Update 1.0

iMac 10.8.5 Supplemental Update 1.0

Enabling System-Controlling Utilities in Mavericks

Lion and Mountain Lion Still Available, Unlike iOS 6

Mail in Mavericks Changes the Gmail Equation

Details Emerge about the New Mac Pro

New Retina MacBook Pro Models Thinner, Lighter, and Cheaper

Apple Releases OS X 10.9 Mavericks for Free

Apple Replacing Faulty MacBook Air Storage Drives

 

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Explaining Podcasts in iTunes 11.1

Prepare for Mavericks Now with Take Control Books

FunBITS: Why Apple May Win the Gaming Market

SMC Firmware Updates for MacBook Pro, MacBook Pro Retina, and MacBook Air

OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 Supplemental Update

Apple Updates iMac with Faster CPUs and 802.11ac Wi-Fi

FunBITS: Tune into iTunes Radio

iTunes 11.1 Adds iOS 7 Compatibility and iTunes Radio

Security Update 2013-004 for Lion and Snow Leopard

Safari 5.1.10 for Snow Leopard

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Updated! PDFpen for iPad 1.7: Designed for iOS 7, faster, and
better-looking. Edit your PDFs anywhere. Sign contracts, make
changes, fill forms, and more. All while you’re on the move.
Syncs via iCloud and Dropbox. <http://smle.us/tbpdfpen-ipad>