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If your Twitter client doesn't automatically shorten URLs for you, you can use TextExpander to shrink those long links to tweetable lengths. First, add the Internet Productivity group by choosing File > Add Predefined Group > Internet Productivity Snippets. Then, to shorten a URL using a service like TinyURL, copy the destination URL to the clipboard, and type the abbreviation /tinyurl to insert the shortened URL at the insertion point.

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InterviewBITS with Darryl Peck, Part 2 of 2

Welcome to the second and final installment of the Darryl Peck interview. Last week, in TidBITS-320, Darryl, , talked about how he became a Macintosh enthusiast and his experiences in running Inline DesignShow full article

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InterviewBITS with Darryl Peck, Part 1 of 2

Welcome to the second installment of InterviewBITS. This interview is with Darryl Peck whose name is less familiar than that of our previous interviewee, Peter N LewisShow full article

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