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Enter Dashboard, Expose, or Spaces Temporarily

Hold down F9, F10, F11, or F12 (or whatever you've set for the Expose and Spaces keyboard shortcuts) for a few seconds, and then release the key to enter and leave the appropriate mode without having to press the key again. This is particularly useful for Dashboard, in which you can check the contents of a widget and then return to your work with only a single key press.

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You Are Apple’s Greatest Security Challenge

As the recent celebrity photo thefts showed, Apple now faces the cloud-security challenges that few other companies — even international banks — have had to address so far.

 
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CloudPull 2.5.3

1Password 4.0.9

1Password 4.0.5

SpamSieve 2.9.10

ChronoSync 4.4.2 and ChronoAgent 1.4.3

Carbon Copy Cloner 3.5.3

1Password 4.0.3

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1Password 4 for iOS Updated to Support Wi-Fi Sync

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