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bubbl.us - brainstorming with style

28/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : bubbl.us - brainstorming with style - Clever little Ajax app for whizzy online brainstorming. Mightn't trump paper unless/until I can export to _do_ stuff with it. Fun and easy to use though.

Is there a utility that will let me save my screen layout? | Ask MetaFilter

26/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : Is there a utility that will let me save my screen layout? | Ask MetaFilter - "Every morning...I have to spend a little bit re-arranging all my active application windows where I want them."

My backup paranoia | David Roessli's Empty Set

26/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : My backup paranoia | David Roessli's Empty Set - Thoughtful, detailed rundown on handling backup for your Mac world.

A man can't hide from his trash on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

26/01/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

43folders : A man can't hide from his trash on Flickr - Photo Sharing! - In which Dayan and I extoll the sublime restorative powers of Blue Rockstar.

Ergopod 500 details

22/01/2007 @ 21:05 UTC

43folders : Ergopod 500 details - When I become morbidly obese (and I will), my family can install me in this contraption, place a pan under me, then just check for a pulse every few days.

First review of the... iPhone? - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

22/01/2007 @ 21:04 UTC

43folders : First review of the... iPhone? - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) - "iCal works like a charm, but writing in cursive with your finger tip is deceptively difficult."

Integrate Stikkit with your Mac/Quicksilver/Services

22/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : Integrate Stikkit with your Mac/Quicksilver/Services - Using Stikkit.com on your Mac just got a good deal easier.

Managing Me at Seb Payne

22/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : Managing Me at Seb Payne - I always dig hearing people discuss what they _stopped_ using and why. Good stuff.

Amnestyâ„¢ Generator

22/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : Amnestyâ„¢ Generator - Haven't tried it but it sounds great; turns web widgets into Dashboard widgets. Clever.

WrongRoom

22/01/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : WrongRoom - WrongRoom: "There is a certain class of software that sounds easy but is actually insanely difficult."

43folders : WrongRoom [dive into mark] - Yeah those cripples are so lame. Always with the crutches. Why don't they just learn to walk like normal people?

Circle Six on OS X Utilities

22/01/2007 @ 03:01 UTC

43folders : Circle Six on OS X Utilities - "These range from maintenance to productivity, simple and useful to downright powerful." Good selections.

William James, on humor and common sense

21/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

43folders : William James, on humor and common sense - "Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing." via: Writer's Almanac

The Generic Casserole Recipe || kuro5hin.org

21/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : The Generic Casserole Recipe || kuro5hin.org - Casserole patterns.

Instapundit.com [AUDIO/VIDEO QUALITY ON WINDOWS VISTA]

21/01/2007 @ 19:03 UTC

43folders : Instapundit.com [AUDIO/VIDEO QUALITY ON WINDOWS VISTA] - On Vista's assifying of DRM'd HD content. "Now you'll be able to tell the 'professional' product because it looks worse than amateur products." [via:bb]

Adobe - Adobe Production Studio: DV for Mac

21/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

43folders : Adobe - Adobe Production Studio: DV for Mac - "The next version of Adobe Production Studio...will now be available for both Windows Platforms and Intel-based Macintosh systems." Sweet. [via:twit.tv/forums]

MacUser: Why Apple TV fails to turn me on

21/01/2007 @ 03:02 UTC

43folders : MacUser: Why Apple TV fails to turn me on - "Without support for other codecs or buying content directly, the Apple TV is still missing its killer app..." Word up.

Nelson's Weblog: "I still don't get MySpace"

20/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : Nelson's Weblog: "I still don't get MySpace" - "This must be what jazz sounded like to my great-grandparents. Incomprehensible."

Literature and Latte - Scrivener

20/01/2007 @ 18:03 UTC

43folders : Literature and Latte - Scrivener - Scrivener hits 1.0 and is available for purchase. 43f review coming early next week.

Universal and Sony prohibit Zune sharing for certain artists - Engadget

20/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Universal and Sony prohibit Zune sharing for certain artists - Engadget - from the comments: "The idea that this is somehow a problem is predicated on the belief that more than one person in any 50-mile radius area actually owns a Zune"

43folders : Universal and Sony prohibit Zune sharing for certain artists - Engadget - "It's official: record companies don't like you." [via:daringfireball.net]

jimray : Universal and Sony prohibit Zune sharing for certain artists - Yeah, you can fault the record companies for this, but why the fuck did Microsoft even make this an option at encode time?

iusethis.com: applications used by merlinmann

18/01/2007 @ 22:03 UTC

43folders : iusethis.com: applications used by merlinmann - Finally got around to doing a profile of Mac apps I use at iusethis.com. I'll try to do a longer "apps I use now" post when I can.

Can Stephen Hawking have sex? | Ask MetaFilter

17/01/2007 @ 01:03 UTC

43folders : Can Stephen Hawking have sex? | Ask MetaFilter - So far, it appears to be all about "Onuf's nucleus," and the short answer, alas, appears to be "no."

Jungle Disk 1.21 Released

17/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

43folders : Jungle Disk 1.21 Released - "Now I just set up a single backup job for /Users/, and exclude the directories '*cache*', '.Trash', 'Logs' and the file '.DS_Store'." Yes!

iTunes: 30 Seconds with Phone Guy

17/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

43folders : iTunes: 30 Seconds with Phone Guy - Phone Guy's now available as a video podcast on the iTunes.

What do you do with a quacky Chiro? | Ask MetaFilter

16/01/2007 @ 19:03 UTC

43folders : What do you do with a quacky Chiro? | Ask MetaFilter - Like Jello said: "Trust Your Mechanic."

net@nite 10: Uneasy Fireball

16/01/2007 @ 19:03 UTC

43folders : net@nite 10: Uneasy Fireball - "John Gruber of Daring Fireball.net and Dan Dorato of Uneasysilence weigh the pros and cons of iPhone..."

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