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Name Mangler: The file renamer for Mac power users

April 21, 2014 | DAN MILLER

If you deal with lots of files (and who doesn't?), there are surely times when you have to rename a whole bunch of them at the same time. (A classic example: a bunch of image files with less-than-helpful names such as IMG_0001.jpg, IMG_0002.jpg, IMG_0003.jpg, and so on.) Plenty of Mac utilities exist that'll help you rename files in batches--for example, we reviewed A Better Finder Rename a little while ago. But we haven't looked at one of our favorites, Name Mangler from Many Tricks, since version 2 back in 2008. Name Mangler is now up to version 3.3, and it's changed quite a bit.

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Telerik frees HTML5 collection of components

April 21, 2014 | JOAB JACKSON

Borrowing a page from the recently revised Microsoft playbook, development tools maker Telerik has released as open source the bulk of its Kendo software library of components for building Web and mobile applications

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OmniOutliner 4 Pro: Top-notch Mac outliner gets a new interface

April 21, 2014 | TOM NEGRINO

I admit it. I'm a proud member of the Cult of Outliners. Outlines are the best tool I've ever found to create my book and other writing projects, presentations, business plans, and more. My love for outlining programs goes back to MORE and Acta, running on classic Macs, and I roll my eyes at inferior attempts like Microsoft Word's Outline view.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Glitchy tracks, numbers game, and too-large libraries

April 21, 2014 | KIRK MCELHEARN

You know the one where you get a track from iTunes Match and it's not perfect? How about the one where you've just got too much stuff in your iTunes library and it slows iTunes down to a crawl? Or that thing where there are numbers at the beginnings of track names and you'd really like to get rid of them? Well, read on to find out how to fix these problems.

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SingTel, a Leader for Datacenter/Hosted Cloud Services

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SingTel is a Leader for Datacenter and Hosted Cloud Services in IDC MarketScape in Asia Pacific 2013. Source: IDC MarketScape Asia/Pacific Next-Generation Telcos — Datacenter and Hosted Cloud Services 2013–2014 Vendor Analysis Doc #AP3053513V, Dec 2013.

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People working together can achieve extraordinary things, yet when organisations are dispersed around the country, it can be challenging to bring people together to unlock their potential.

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