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TidBITS#666/10-Feb-03

Apple seems to be on a weekly hardware release cycle these days, with last week’s release of the "Spring Line" of flat-panel iMacs (along with eMac price drops) and this week’s release of new Xserves. We examine both, but devote the bulk of the issue to Kirk McElhearn’s tutorial on navigating via the command line. In TidBITS news this week, find out how you can get pre-publication chapters of Adam’s iPhoto book and see him this week in New York City.

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Bit of Numerology

Bit of Numerology -- We hit these triple identical digit issues of TidBITS every couple of years, but this is one of the most notable, since 666 is the so-called "number of the beast" from the Bible's Book of Revelation (Chapter 13, verse 18)

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Get Pre-Publication iPhoto 2 VQS Chapters

Get Pre-Publication iPhoto 2 VQS Chapters -- As the latest in my efforts to experiment with various approaches to electronic publishing, I will be making available for download each chapter in my forthcoming book, iPhoto 2 for Mac OS X: Visual QuickStart Guide

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Adam Speaking at NY City Area User Groups This Week

Adam Speaking at NY City Area User Groups This Week -- On Thursday, 13-Feb-03 at 6:30 PM, I'll be speaking at the monthly MetroMac meeting at New York University, and on Friday, 14-Feb-03 at the Long Island Macintosh Users Group (LIMac) at the New York Institute of Technology

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Apple Revs Xserve and Introduces Xserve RAID

Leaving the iBook as the only part of Apple's product line that hasn't recently received a significant update (hint, hint), Apple today announced new models of their industrial strength Xserve 1U rack-mount servers (see "Apple Introduces Xserve Rack-Mount Server" in TidBITS-631)