coconut-flavour.com – [coconutBattery 2.6.3]. – nice battery life/capacity monitor for the mac
Plex Media Center for OS X. Very nice looking and I always get sucked into the idea of media center software…but at the end of the day I don’t think I would use it Rich on Fission Rich on how […]
OnyX 1.9.6 – MacUpdate. — useful utility. Spotlight indices were exploding on me and consuming my whole hard disk, this tool made it easy to whack Spotlight.
Battery Calibration | Tongfamily.com. — Rich summarizes all the brain damage you have to go through to keep your battery in good condition on your macbook. No wonder people are investing so much in battery technology, if people have to […]
Not sure why, the Mac Airbook SSD was reporting full. Tried to delete a bunch of apps, nothing seemed to help. I kind of wonder if it isn’t a time machine problem. I don’t have great OSX intuition and so […]
* Slideshows on the Mac | Tongfamily.com — his guide to all the slideshow options on the mac. * What to use in place of DxO * Time capsules running hot and what to do about * How to remote […]
* Many Tricks · Witch — super useful task switcher, let’s you see all windows within an app * doug’s applescripts for itunes — a ton of scripts for manipulating your song library * Geektool — show system stats on […]
* Toolmonger » Blog Archive » Meet Rockwell’s Jawhorse — I have a thing for portable work benches and their ilk * Borosilicate Tea Kettle — just because I like saying it, “could you please hand me my borosilicate tea […]
* CrunchGear » Archive » XBMC for Mac OS X continues to mature, gives Front Row much needed competition — I have an idle mac mini… * cloudprint — i occasionally want to print at home while at work, and […]
Real separators for the Mac OS X Leopard dock (howto) — here is one way, lets you have blank separators on the dock. free and looks reasonably good.
Perceptive Automation Releases Indigo 3.0, Mac OS X Home Control Server | eHomeUpgrade — I’m going to need an X10/zwave control program for the mac for future halloweens, perhaps this one.
Sigh been trying to make this work and it looks like it never will — Networking a mac and a xp computer with a kodak 5500 printer – FixYa — apparently a lot of printers don’t support the necessary features […]
* Crapware: Superior Alternatives to Crappy Windows Software — i didn’t know about cdburnerxp * Rsyncx on the mac — potential beyondcompare alternative * Passpack password manager. I am not ready to give some service all my credentials but man […]
* Featured Mac Download: Drag and Drop Upload Files to Google Docs with Gdocsuploader — Googledocs mounted on a mac. * Flickr mounted under Linux * Mount USB drives in a folder — to get around windows shell goofiness and […]
OK this is starting to get really annoying. 70+ sync errors today with the iphone. seems to be mostly with recurring calendar events. grr. i know have my dad’s birthday on my calendar like 8 times. UPDATE: Oh fricking great. […]
Did this for the first time last night. Movies look great on the mac but the import process is dog slow, basically happening at something close to regular playback speeds. This software may be worth trying — iMovie & iDVD […]
Apple – MacBook Air — very happy so far. Don’t miss a spinning hard drive at all.
* The Gadgets Weblog: Wacom Bamboo Fun — I’ve always wanted a tablet. * Painter’s Pyramid — actually seem highly useful * 160Megapixel camera — on the road to gigapixel cameras * Sandisk TakeTV. this keeps calling out to me […]
Rich likes the new Time Capsule. I may get one. Already ordered the new slim notebook. And the mac pros with the refreshed video card options look great. We are teetering on becoming a mac-only household.
* Feature: Customize Your Mac with Leopard Power Tweaks. If nothing else I’d like the “Revert the blue dots to Tiger’s black triangles” tweak, those blue dots are just not very noticeable * iTunesFS — i know i will need […]