Posts Tagged ‘new feature’

Quick look on Leopard’s Spotlight

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Spotlight feels more mature and efficient with Leopard. Small new features will improve the experience of using Spotlight. For example, web sites you visit are automatically indexed by Spotlight, allowing you to retrieve pages you visited recently based on their contents, right from Spotlight menu! Spotlight is now a great application launcher, for when you enter a few letters from an application name, this application will be selected among results, and you can launch it by simply pressing the Return key. And if the application doesn’t come up at the top of the list after you typed a few letters from its name, select it and next time it will appear on top automatically. Here is a quick look on these improvements.

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Quick look on Leopard’s Mail

Friday, October 26th, 2007

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Mail in Leopard features numerous improvements in many different areas. Data Detector is one of its greatest new feature, and allows detecting events and contact’s information, providing a tight integration with Address Book and iCal. Quick Look integration is extremely useful, allowing you to view various attachments from an e-mail in a flash. Stationaries and Photo Browser makes it even easier to compose great looking e-mails. With To-Dos, Notes and RSS, Mail goes way beyond managing only e-mail, and moves toward a personal information management system. Here is a quick look on this application in Leopard.

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Quick look on Leopard’s iCal

Friday, October 26th, 2007

iCal features major visual changes, making the application look quite similar to the Calendar found on iPhone or iPod Touch. It also features a revised toolbar, containing buttons to change the calendar view or to display today’s date, and a Search field in the upper right corner, consistent with other Mac OS X applications. Here is a quick look on this application in Leopard.

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Leopard’s Dictionary, a valuable ressource!

Friday, October 26th, 2007

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Moving away from its English only contents from both New Oxford American Dictionary and Oxford American Writers Thesaurus, Dictionary now features several new Dictionaries. Japanese, Japanese-English, an international Apple Dictionary as well as full access to Wikipedia in the many languages it is available make Dictionary an even more valuable ressource. Let’s explore several of the new features from this application in Leopard.

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QuickLook on Leopard’s Automator

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Ease of use for new users is greatly improved in the new version of Automator, making it a more polished application than once it was first introduced in Tiger. Here is a quick look on this application in Leopard.

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