Articles posted on June 25th, 2003

Panther write-up by Irate Scotsman

Wednesday, June 25th, 2003 • 11:34 pm

Matt Gemmell does what we Mac bloggers are all tempted to do, i.e. he comments extensively on the forthcoming “Panther” version of Mac OS X and its mixed-bag of apparent UI “improvements” and new features, based on the screen shots made available by Apple. A fun read after HAVING had to endure the official propaganda […]

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No iTunes Music Store for Europe any time soon

Wednesday, June 25th, 2003 • 10:30 pm

According to this article in The Independent (UK), Apple’s iTunes Music Store will not be available in Europe until 2004 because of disputes between record companies and their artists over licensing. I suppose such “artists” include Internet-hostile acts who also favor pseudo “CD protection“. It really is mind-boggling to think that supposedly artistically-minded people can […]

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Mailsmith Filters: Big disappointment

Wednesday, June 25th, 2003 • 10:00 pm

I can hardly believe it, but I have just found out that Mailsmith’s “integration” of Mac OS X’s Address Book is only skin-deep and that it is impossible to use groups created in Address Book in the definition of filter criteria in Mailsmith. For example, I have a GROUP called “Friends” in my Address Book […]

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