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Open Links from Mail in the Background

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Save Space and Uninstall Apps with CleanMyMac 3

MacPaw’s CleanMyMac 3 is a multipurpose Mac maintenance tool and uninstaller. Joe Kissell thinks it’s effective, attractive, and easy to use — a worthy addition to any Mac user’s toolbox. But he also points out that it’s not a complete maintenance solution, and that some of its recommendations should be skipped.

 
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iTunes 11.2.1 Fixes /Users Folder Bug, Improves Podcasts Library

Local Contact/Calendar Syncing Returns in iTunes 11.2

 

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