Solutions to Saturday Mac riddles 192

I hope that you enjoyed Saturday’s Mac Riddles, episode 192. Here are my solutions to them.

1: Brisk march for multimedia from 1991, but frozen since Mojave.

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Brisk march (quick time) for multimedia (what it handles) from 1991 (when it was introduced), but frozen since Mojave (it has been).

2: Rapid information from space to thumbnail and preview.

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Rapid information from space (quick-look) to thumbnail and preview (what QuickLook provides in macOS).

3: Climbing extender for 2D graphics now replaced by quartz.

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Climbing extender (a quickdraw, consisting of two karabiners joined to a length of tape) for 2D graphics (what it did) now replaced by quartz (replaced by Quartz from 1999 onward).

The common factor

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They are graphics and media-related features whose names start with Quick-.

I look forward to your putting alternative cases.