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Fast access to Outlook 2013's spell-checker and auto-correct options

In an attempt to clean up the right-click menu in Word 2013 and WordMail for Outlook 2013, Microsoft removed the AutoCorrect submenu and other options. You can add spell-check to the Quick Access toolbar, but it's faster simply to press F7.

By March 12, 2013

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Redesigning bloat: How Microsoft Office got a makeover

The software giant added scores of designers to create the next version of workhorse productivity suite. The goal: "over-the-shoulder" envy typically reserved for Apple products.

By July 16, 2012

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50 essential Chrome tips

Polish up on your Chrome skills and get the most out of Google's web browser with our 50 top tips.

By June 15, 2012

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The 7 worst fanboy groups on the Internet

We hate fanboys with a special kind of vitriol that's difficult to express in words, yet somehow we've managed to put together this extensive list.

By November 30, 2011

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Spell-check and other useful functions when typing in OS X

When composing documents in various applications, there are a few built-in correction and substitution functions in OS X that are useful, including spelling as you type, character substitution, and word suggestion options.

By March 10, 2010

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How Google Docs won me over

Google Docs liberated my data from a laptop with a seized-up cooling fan, but I was hardly an ardent fan. One new feature fuels my optimism.

By November 17, 2010

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Spell-check problems fixed with PRAM reset

The system-wide spell check in OS X has been a welcome addition to the Mac platform, and many developers have implemented it in their programs. However, in some instances this feature may suddenly stop working.

By March 23, 2009

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Apple censors saucy SMS with patent to tackle sexting

Apple is planning to censor your text messages with a patent that stops your iPhone sending salty language in an SMS.

By October 14, 2010

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Google augments open-source spell-check

Because of dictionary entries stemming from Google's translation work, the latest version of Chrome no longer thinks "antivirus" or "screensaver" is a misspelled word.

By February 12, 2009

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Spell check may be Internet Explorer's Achilles' heel

Firefox, Google Chrome, and nearly every other browser not named Internet Explorer check your spelling as you type and suggest corrections when you right click.

By June 16, 2010