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Bean: An Open Source Mac App That Grows On You

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http://www.linuxinsider.com – Word processing isn't what it used to be. With the rise of the Web, the need for feature-gorged programs like Microsoft Word have diminished. On the other hand, for many scribblers, barebones text editors are just too limp to satisfy their needs. That gap between bloated and feeble applications has opened a very comfortable niche for an offering like Bean. Bean is a free, open source word processor. It has a pared-down feature set. It doesn't do footnotes, for example, or style sheets, and it's only partially compatible with MS W (General)