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February 19, 2019

Handy Automator Actions

Photoshop is handy for making updates on images, but some things can be done easier and quicker right from the right-click menu in MacOS.

July 22, 2015

Virtual Machine Wallpapers

I can run most any operating system right on my Mac without needing multiple computers on my desk. To keep things tidy, I put together some consistent desktop wallpapers for a few popular OSes.

November 16, 2012

How to Maintain a Clean and Tidy Desktop

I'm a bit OCD when it comes to my workstation. I like to keep a clean desk in the office, and a clean desktop on my screen. This includes keeping my files organized, my email in-box at a manageable number (preferably zero when possible) and my windows positioned just right.

August 22, 2008

Things for GTD = Awesome

I use a Mac. I have an iPhone. I like getting things done. Things is the perfect tool for me. With the release of the mobile portion of the app, it's become the best GTD package I've tried.

November 1, 2007

Upgrade to the New Cat

I took the plunge and upgraded my Mac Pro to the latest Mac OS system dubbed "Leopard". While not being anything revolutionary, it's still leaps ahead of it's predecessor.

August 23, 2007

Uninstall Office from your Mac

I did. Freed up tons of hard drive space too. How can I live without Office on my Mac? Read on.

August 8, 2007

iWork ’08: Finally an Alternative to Office?

Yesterday, Apple released iWork '08 which included the much anticipated and rumored spreadsheet application dubbed "Numbers". Can it be a worthy replacement to overpriced Office bloatware?

June 18, 2007

Convert to JPG with Automator

A quick and easy way to get a .jpg file out of a screenshot in OS X without changing the default screenshot settings.