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Use Shift to Compare Edits in iPhoto '08

In iPhoto '08, while you're editing a photo, press the Shift key to see a "before" view; let it up to see the "after" view. It's much faster and easier than using Undo and Redo.

Visit iPhoto '08: Visual QuickStart Guide

 
 

1Password 5.0

Major new release now requires Yosemite and offers improvements to 1Password mini. ($49.99 new, free update, 32.6 MB)

 
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Carbon Copy Cloner 4.0.2

Things 2.5

Coda 2.5

Parallels Desktop 10.1

Airfoil 4.8.10

Microsoft Office 2011 14.4.5

Scrivener 2.6

DEVONthink/DEVONnote 2.8.1

DEVONagent Lite, Express, and Pro 3.8.2

SuperDuper 2.7.3

 

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Apple Configurator 1.7

GarageBand 10.0.3

iMovie 10.0.6

LaunchBar 6.1.3

KeyCue 7.3

Backblaze 3.0

GraphicConverter 9.4

OmniFocus 2.0.3

ChronoSync 4.5.3 and ChronoAgent 1.4.7

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.0

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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
Mail. <http://smle.us/tetouch3-tb>