Articles posted on October 22nd, 2008

Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard): Focus problem with iCal alarm window

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008 • 4:22 pm

In Mac OS X, when you use iCal to display an alarm for a particular event in one of your calendars, at the appropriate time Mac OS X displays a special alarm window that looks like this: This window is special in that it does not have a visible parent application: clicking on it does […]

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Pages 3.0: Could be more stable

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008 • 10:47 am

Compared to the recurring nightmare known as Microsoft Word 2008, Apple’s own Pages 3.0 is a joy to use. It’s fast, it does not corrupt documents, and, for the most part, it’s reliable. That said, I cannot help but notice that, in recent months, the application has not been as stable as it used to […]

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