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Articles posted in November, 2005

iTunes and window layering

Tuesday, November 29th, 2005 • 9:56 am

Major window layering problem when iTunes is in the background and mounting an audio CD.

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EPL 2006: Day 14 (Arsenal 3 – Blackburn 0)

Monday, November 28th, 2005 • 10:56 am

Three goals of beauty.

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Word 2004: Use the word count feature with caution

Thursday, November 24th, 2005 • 3:02 pm

Despite its numerous flaws, Word’s word count feature has become an accepted standard.

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Pages 1.0.x: More problems with creating and editing hyperlinks

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2005 • 5:10 pm

More lame default behaviours in the tools for creating and editing hyperlinks in Pages documents.

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Mail in Mac OS X 10.4.3: Signed, encrypted, delivered

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2005 • 10:36 am

There might be hope for e-mail encryption for the rest of us after all.

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Mail 2.0: Takes long time to create reply when network connection is busy

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2005 • 11:50 am

When you want to reply to a message with an attachment and your Internet connection is saturated, Mail 2.0 takes a long time to open the reply window.

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Word 2004: Drag-and-drop in table cells replaces when it should append

Monday, November 21st, 2005 • 12:14 pm

More nonsense in table cells in Word.

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EPL 2006: Day 13 (Wigan 2 – Arsenal 3)

Sunday, November 20th, 2005 • 1:22 pm

Wigan prove that their current position is no accident, and the Gunners score enough goals to make up for defensive frailties.

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CD packaging for dummies

Sunday, November 20th, 2005 • 11:57 am

A criminally useless new design for the centre piece in CD jewel cases.

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LATEXT: ‘Blue Cheese Funk’ (MP3, 07:35)

Friday, November 18th, 2005 • 10:20 am

Yeah, I know. It stinks. But it’s so good…

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Word 2004: Problems when copying table cells

Thursday, November 17th, 2005 • 12:38 pm

What to do when faced with haunted Word tables.

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Mac OS X’s Finder: Needs a Preview pane in list view

Thursday, November 17th, 2005 • 12:03 pm

An idea for Mac OS X 10.5?

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Rob Griffiths on Spotlight (finally)

Wednesday, November 16th, 2005 • 3:02 pm

Rob Griffiths responds to Betalogue criticism with scathing article about Spotlight. (Just kidding.)

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Word Processing Tip: Add text colour temporarily to invisible formatting options

Tuesday, November 15th, 2005 • 2:08 pm

Text colouring can be used for a variety of purposes in word processors.

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Mac OS X 10.4.3: Still choking on simple Spotlight searches

Monday, November 14th, 2005 • 11:49 am

Spotlight might be a great technology, but its current implementation is an insult to Mac users.

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