Martin Bryant did this nice article a while back which appeared on thenextweb.com. It's all about doing a screencast on a Mac without the need for any additional 3rd-party software. I was unaware that the version of QuickTime that shipped with Snow Leopard included the ability to record your screen. There is also a nice tip included on how to Zoom In by simply holding down the Control key and check out the video at the end that brings it all together.
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