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Celestia Update v1.4

Celestia has been updated to v1.4. This update fixes several bugs and adds some new features. The release notes are available here. Read the Favored Freeware entry for Celestia here.

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OpenOffice.org Update v2.0.1

OpenOffice.org has been updated to v2.0.1. This update fixes a few minor bugs and adds some new features.

It is now possible to disable and hide particular application settings, which comes in handy for central administration in networks. Plus, a new keyboard shortcut permits the user to return to a saved cursor position. The bullets and numbering feature has been expanded, and a new mail merge feature is available. Last but not least, Macedonian has been added as an official language.

The release notes are available here. Read the Favored Freeware entry for OpenOffice.org here.

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Mactracker Update v4.0.2

Mactracker has been updated to v4.0.2. This update adds a timeline feature to view models by introduction date, updated information for the latest iPods, and a few minor bug fixes. Read the Favored Freeware entry for Mactracker here.

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Review: TuneTech for iPod

TuneTech is essentially an iPod-specific version of Drive Genius. Prosoft Engineering claims that TuneTech is “the only comprehensive software utility geared specifically toward iPod users,” but is it really necessary? Read the review to learn more about TuneTech.

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Review: iPod Video

When Apple announced the fifth-generation iPod with video playback features, I could do nothing but laugh about the concept of viewing television shows and music videos on its tiny screen. Why would I want to watch videos on my iPod? An iPod is for listening to music while you drive and read. You can’t watch videos while driving and reading. I was skeptical to say the least, but I was wrong. Read the review to learn more about Apple’s fifth-generation digital media player.