Entries in Software (3)

Tuesday
Oct202009

Add Text to PDFs in Mac

I stumbled across a little gem today when I was looking for a way to add text to a form I was asked to fill out and fax. Realizing I had nothing in my software arsenal that could add/edit text to PDFs like Adobe Acrobat, I did a quick Google search and came across FormulatePro.

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Tuesday
Sep152009

Moving From Quicksilver to QSB

A few weeks ago, on the day it was released, I installed Snow Leopard on my Macbook Pro. Installation was simple and after a few hours of play, I made an attempt at getting back to work. I hit my "alt-space" key combo to bring up my trusted Quicksilver application, but alas nothing happened except for the lonely system beep of my MBP telling me it was confused and didn't know what to do next.

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Tuesday
Jun022009

Be An Uber-Geek with GeekTools for Mac

Whenever I'm at the movies or watching some spy show on TV and I see some lonesome tech guy sitting at a computer trying to hack some system to help the hero of the day, I suddenly find myself more interested in the computer than the story. I start trying to guess the operating system, figure out what software they are using and determine if it is all some great piece of geekness that I haven't seen yet, or just a figment of some set managers imagination. In any case, I'm constantly looking for cool ways to make my Mac desktop look just like what I see on the television and a few months ago, I found a real gem. GeekTool from Tynsoe.org not only makes my desktop look Uber-Geeky, but is extremely functional.

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