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Contents

UPDATES - IE 5.1, Oh Ess Ten 10.1.2
NEWS - Powerbook G4 gets Combo Drive, What's up with Apple?
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual accolades
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - coming back soon, honest!!
WHAT I LIKE ABOUT IE
Know The Difference
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - MacTopia
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Full Screen IE
Good News Press Releases - G4 Titanium gets Combo Drive, Connectix does Windows,
iPod, A Great Year for Businesses that Use Macs

 

MACEXPO TIME AGAIN! That means most of our fascinating Mac trivia,
insightful comments, and personal commentary of questionable merit will
have to do with NEW PRODUCTS. So without further ado... :-)
UPDATES - iPhoto
NEWS - MacExpo SF of course!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - IE AutoFill Pencil
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - Flat Panel
GET THE POINT - GIMME SOME TRUTH ABOUT OH ESS TEN
Tips - consistency
Know The Difference - No Fat Pencil
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - To [Command]+B or not to [Command]+B
Good News Press Releases: Flat Panel iMac, 14" iBook, iPhoto (iToldu,
didn't I?), et al.


UPDATES - Retrospect 5.0 Preview for Ten, Quicken 2002 Advanced
Updater R2 for Carbon (9,10), and more
NEWS - Netscape Sues the Dark Side
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Bundling and Bungling!
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - some TEN Terms for Nine Is Finers
GET THE POINT - Mysterious 3rd disk partition explained!
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED (TEN) - Services
Know The Difference - What's the difference?
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Myths Debunked!!
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - iTunes Spacebar
Good News Press Releases - Bike Helmet iMac, etc.

 

UPDATES - iView Media Pro, URL Manager Pro, Quark, etc.
NEWS - NO NEWS!!!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - More on Ten
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - Lisa, Carbonated, WordPerfect, Claris
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - Data Detectors (Part 2)
Tips - Tips for TEN
Know The Difference - Commentary on Dealing with Sauron
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Dictionary
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - A few Finder Management keys
Good News Press Releases - Too many!!
GEEK SPEAK ALERT: Lisa, WordPerfect, Claris, Novell, Symantec, Desk Accessory, Carbonated, twistie


UPDATES - OS X 10.1.3, MS Office v.X 'Security', Adobe incl. Photoshop 7
NEWS - Bill Concerned About Security of MS Products!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Lisa and Help!
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW- Tab
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - More on Data Detectors (9) and Services (10)
Tips - iTunes CD Track Names
Know The Difference - MS Media Player Collects Your Info
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - OSXFAQ
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Controlling Startup
Good News Press Releases - A few
GEEK SPEAK ALERT:
Tab


UPDATES - Quicken 2002 Deluxe r3, Java 1.3.1
NEWS - none to speak of
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual accolades.
OBSERVATION - MIB IMAC?
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - Sun,Java, API
GET THE POINT - Carbon Copy Cloner
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - Spellcheckers, Dictionaries & ADD (Part 3)
Tips - Ten Column Navigation
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - A superfluity of Document Navigation keys
Good News Press Releases - Apple's Grammy, iPhoto


UPDATES - DVD Player 3.1.1
NEWS - iMac Approaches Escape Velocity, Apple Acknowledges iPod PDA
Leanings, Apple Stores Under Fire, Apple Monitors Under Fire
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Another Spacebar Scrolling App
COMMENTARY - iVolunteer 4 Apple's Evip of Drat
GET THE POINT - And the Scrapbook is where??
Tips - ** IE Button Bar Favorite
Know The Difference - Apple Oh Ess Ten Under Fire
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Maybe next time
Not All Good News Press Releases - Apple Raises iMac Prices by $100,
Bluetooth is coming, Giganto 23" Display for Giganto price, and 10 Gig
iPod for $100 more!
GEEK SPEAK ALERT: 3DMF


Special Trustworthy Computing Issue
UPDATES - None to speak of (but be sure to read the Tip - below)
NEWS - It's all news!!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual accolades!
COMMENTARY - Trustworthy Computing
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - Windows, does Andersen Have a Chance?
Tips - IE Mail Program Confusion Clarified
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Trustworthy Computing
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - IE Offline Browsing, maybe


UPDATES - Retrospect, Palm Desktop
NEWS - Something New
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual accolades!
ANGEL OR DEMON? - Tame the Beast
Tips - Force Open PDFs
Know The Difference - Please!
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - OS X Feedback!
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - More IE
Good News Press Releases - iMac Raves, Lotta Video
GEEK SPEAK ALERT: PDF, Dock, Application Menu, TOTE


NEWS & UPDATES - Together at last!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual Accolades.
ANGEL OR DEMON (10) - Tame the Beast (part 2) - System Sounds with Zounds!!
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - System Sounds in 9
Tips - Use CM's to Eject
Know The Difference - Dark Riders Mobilize on Multiple Fronts
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Use 'E' Not 'Y'


NEWS & UPDATES - Bunch o'Ten
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - QUARK/PDF TIP
JUST FOR FUN - Earth Browser
JIVE BAD DESIGN AWARD - The Cube
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - GA,DA what the hey?
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - (9) Location Manager
Tips - (10) Famous Again - Location Manager
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - (9,10) Mouse Button Volume Eject
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Flippy floppies
GET THE POINT - Join the Campaign to Clean Up Ten
CLASSIFIEDS - Buy my PowerBook(s) Please
Good News Press Releases - eMac, G4 Tibook, DVI/ADC Adapter


NEWS & UPDATES - A bunch, and learn about non-CD music discs before it's too late!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Welcome aboard!
ANNOUNCEMENT - PREDICTABLY, CHRIS AUCTIONS CONSULTING!!
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW
STEVE'S SECRET X-PLAN REVEALED!
GET THE POINT - Book Review, 'MAC OS X UNLEASHED'
ANGEL OR DEMON - Tame the Beast (part 3)
KNOW THE DIFFERENCE - Hotmail gets hotter
TIPS - Just Say No to the Startup Memory Test
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - the ultimate Mac OS keyboard command list
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - something for everybody
Good News Press Releases - 'Jaguar', iChat, Xserve, and MORE. Tons of
info on Apple's big announcements from the annual Developer's Conference.


NEWS & UPDATES - MacExpo NYC is coming! Be there or be square!!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Tell Me More
JUST FOR FUN - The Naked Truth
EVIP OF DRAT - The Missing Adapter
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - Wireless! (part 1)
Tips - Where to look for Mac Books
Know The Difference - Open Source
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - MacMarines Forum
CLASSIFIEDS - Airport Card
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Force Quit
Good News Press Releases - And an excerpt on computer legislation from the MacMarines


NEWS & UPDATES - Short Hills Apple store opens, new IE for X, and more!
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual Accolades.
GET THE POINT (X) - Avoiding the Spinning Beach Ball of Death
ANGEL OR DEMON (9,X) - Tame the Beast (Part 4) Program Switcher, Keyboard
Maestro
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED (9,X) - Wireless (Part 2), NO STATIC AT ALL
Know The Difference - Fun with IE
TIPS - (X) - Famous Again
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - iPod sites
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands (9,X) - Silly Spacebar tricks
Good News Press Releases - A few.


 NEWS & UPDATES - Plenty of both
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Welcome aboard
COMMENTARY - iCar on the MS Highway
Tips - iTunes Visuals
Know The Difference - Libertarian View of the Monopoly
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - iTunes Visuals
GEEK SPEAK ALERT: Carbon, IE, Justice, AirPort, Keynote

 

 UPDATES - (X) 'Security Update xxx infinitum', iPod, PowerMail
NEWS - I make a mistake
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Wireless
PATRIOTIC ECONOMY BOOSTING SUGGESTIONS - MYOB, Marine Aquarium,Earthdesk, and more!
MACEXPO WRAP
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - lamers and phreaks
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - homework4U
Tips - My gosh, there are a lot of tips!!
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Dead or Alive? Blue Book? Unpredictable?
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Special bonus Keyboard recommendation
Good News Press Releases - Dual Processor G4s, Changes in iMac & eMac,
LOTS OF NEW STUFF!!

 

 Special Lean Jaguar Issue
NEWS AND UPDATES - Aloha Jag! Jag on Intel?
Jaguar Skinned -What's it all about, Apple?
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Mac Accounting for small biz, Jag feedback
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - Menu Items, Clean Install, Eunuch, et al.
Tips - Clean Install for Jag
Know The Difference - No Menu Items allowed in Jag - but wait!!
Free Stuff - More iMovie transitions
Dirty Little Secrets - Gad, Watson! Who is this Sherlock?
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Shift Click in 9, X, and Win
Special Offer - Discount for you discount for me
Good News Press Releases - Lots of Jaggy stuff.


 Special Organizer Issue
UPDATES & NEWS - Lots of Jaguar updates, Weird News
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Do you PALM?
JUST FOR FUN - Hubzilla!
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - No a PIM is not a drink. (That's a Pim's.)
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - (9, X)Address Book
Tips - (X) OmniWeb, Retrospect Express
Freestuff - (9, X) STILL MORE iMovie transitions & filters!
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Crutchfield
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Quicken Quits Connecting?
DEALS - (X) Unpredictable price for the Jaguar release of Keyboard Maestro
Good News Press Releases - (X) iCal


 UPDATES - Jaguar Runs Free for Teachers
NEWS - Apple cuts prices on iBooks!! TiBook gets DVD Burner!! The iPod
from Dell.
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Just the usual accolades
COMMENTARY- Happy Banned Books Week
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - SuperDrive, Apple //
OVERLOOKED AND UNDERUSED - coming, really!!
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Who is Ellen Feiss?
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Scrolling Sideways

 

 Special Dark Side Issue
UPDATES - (X) Office Combined Updater
WEIRD NEWS - MS Wins "Weasliest Company" and Bill gets Big Condom!
NEWS - DELL Down, Gateway a Goner, Intel In Trouble, MS Weasels into Handhelds, More
SQUEEK SPEAK REVIEW - "The Windows Standard"
What is Microsoft Up To? - What are we going to do today Brain?
Know The Difference - Switchers? or Fake Switchers?
Trustworthy Computing - ExecSpeak Translation
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Beloit College Mindset List
Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - (9, X) Yet Another Internet Exploder Tip!!

 UPDATES- A few
WEIRD NEWS - Apple #1 in Service, More on Feiss, more..
UNPREDICTABLE READER FEEDBACK - Getting better all the time..
GEEK SPEAK REVIEW - MP3, RIP
PATRIOTIC ECONOMY BOOSTING SUGGESTIONS - It's never too late to spend
(9, X) Tip - Please take my advice
OCCASIONAL Favorite WEB SITE - Moveon.org
(9, X) Special Bonus Keyboard Commands - Create & Name a folder
Good News Press Releases - GONE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



 

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