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How to set up text substitution in Pages

Text substitution can be used as a quick method for entering commonly used phrases or symbols into a document. Here is how to do this in Apple's Pages word processor for OS X.

By Jan. 18, 2012

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PC shipments to sink 6 percent this year as tablets surge -- Gartner

Shipments of PCs, tablets, and mobile phones combined will climb by 7 percent in 2014, predicts Gartner, though PCs will be on the losing end of the deal.

By Mar. 27, 2014

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TV subscriptions drop as video streaming services rise

Streaming services, like Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu, have grown 4 percent over the last two years, while TV channel subscriptions have declined by 6 percent.

By Jan. 20, 2014

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How to create custom symbol substitutions in OS X

Emoticons and other symbols are popular, so here is how to set up OS X to quickly access common ones instead of having to open the Character Viewer window each time.

By Aug. 26, 2011

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How to repeat commands in OS X Terminal

Terminal commands are often run multiple times, and the OS X terminal supports several ways of doing this.

By Jun. 19, 2012

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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 Mar. 10, 2010

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Crave Giveaway of the Week: Official rules

These are the official rules for the Crave Giveaway of the Week.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Kaleidoscope: the Truth about Veritas

Kaleidoscope: the Truth about Veritas

By Mar. 31, 1997

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Analysts turn negative on Windows 8 prospects

Windows 8 gets little love from analysts. They cite a mix of factors including a confusing interface and confused positioning of Windows 8 and Windows RT.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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Turn your slow cooker or rice maker into a sous-vide machine

The DorkFood DSV Temperature Controller can turn an ordinary, manual kitchen appliance into a sous-vide cooker. The device offers an inexpensive way to explore the culinary trend.

By Jun. 19, 2012