→ Back to OS X tricks
→ iStat (previously sysStat)
→ Merriam-Webster dictionary widget
→ Capture widget
→ SoundFlower virtual audio channels
→ Video download extension for Firefox
→ Don't want to buy QuickTime Pro? Try QuickTime Amateur
→ Bwana is a cool manpage renderer for web browsers. The trick is remembering to use it.
→ The PDF Browser Plugin by Schubert IT will beautifully display PDF documents within Safari, so you can avoid cluttering up the desktop with downloads. Acrobat 7 now does the same, but I still prefer the PDF Browser Plugin. But now Tiger also does it by default!
→ Links is a text-based www browser that will do miracles with complex layouts. Hmm, deliciously low bandwidth!
→ CronniX will edit the crontab.
→ Preparing for Tiger (maybe): Carbon Copy Cloner.
→ HFS rsync: may it be?
→ Split iPhoto libraries with iPhotoBuddy.
→ Talk free with Skype
→ Devon technologies has lots of useful freeware, including WordService ("34 functions to convert, format or speak the currently selected text, to insert data or to show statistics of the selection within all Cocoa applications"), CalcService ("calculates the result of a selected formula within all Cocoa applications"), and ThumbsUp ("a simple, drag-and-drop based utility to create thumbnails for a bunch of pictures").
© M. Vallisneri 2012 — last modified on 2010/01/29
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