Software Spotlight: Feeder

If it’s one thing that I’ve learned from the problems I’ve had getting the podcast delivered this week, it’s that I don’t know enough about RSS feeds.  Luckily, however, I found this solution from Reinvented Software.  Feeder is an application for building, editing, and publishing RSS feeds on OSX. The interface is very similar to Read more…

Widget Watch: LoanCalc

This is a little widget that you might not need all the time, but is good to have access to when you need it. It’s called LoanCalc, and it does just what you would think it does. It helps you figure out what a monthly payment will be after figuring interest, term length, and the Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Drag and Drop Desktop Printing

Want to print a document directly from your desktop without even opening the application? Here’s how you do it. Open System Preferences>Print & Fax Then click ther Printer Setup button, then press Command-L to show the Printer List dialog.  Click on the printer you would like to use, then go up to the menu bar Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Spotlight Keyboard Shortcuts

 Need an even quicker way to open up Spotlight? Just hit the keyboard shortcut: +Space Bar and you can start typing away to find whatever it is you’re looking for. Do you have a Quicktip for OS X that you’d like to share? Click Here to send it in! Be sure and include the URL Read more…

Bartas Technologies releases Temporis 1.0.1

Bartas Technologies released an update of their Temporis time line creation software on Monday. I haven’t had a chance to look at Temporis yet, but I’m going to very shortly because I find the application intriguing. The app helps you to easily create time lines, which could very useful to people working on research papers, Read more…

New Leopard Screenshots

Think Secret has a new set of screenshots from Apple’s upcoming OS. Among the screenshots are a look at the terminal window with tabs, some of the new screensavers in Leopard, and the new icons for X11 and the Terminal. Think Secret is also still holding tight to the idea that Leopard will be released Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Private Browsing in Safari

Today’s Quick Tip couldn’t be simplier, but it’s a feature that alot of people seem to either forget, or not know about. In Safari, you can browse the web in absolute privacy (i.e. – with no trace of where you have gone on your computer: nothing is added to the history, autofill, downloads window, and Read more…

75% of Vista reviews mention OSX

Arstechnica did an interesting little survey this weekend. In searching the web for Windows Vista reviews, they found that 6 out of 8 (that’s 75% folks) of the reviews mentioned Mac OS X. Of course, I suppose it is worth noting that only 5 of those 6 reviews actually compared the two operating systems in Read more…

Apple Gazette Weekly – Episode 3 is LIVE!

In this installment of AGW, I disguss Lionsgate adding films to iTunes, Cisco’s iPhone extension, Joost on Mac, a special shout-out to everyone who chimed in on the matte/glossy Macbook Pro debate, and much more! You can subscribe to the Podcast Feed by clicking here. For a one click iTunes subscription to Apple Gazette Weekly Read more…

Joost Beta is now LIVE for Intel Macs!

Joost now has a Beta that is live for Intel-based Macs.  I’m currently on a PowerPC system, so I’m out of luck for the time being (but that shall change next week…ha ha!) so my fellow hold-outs can now officially be sad….but those of you with Intel Inside and a Joost Beta account can click Read more…