Your Calendar in your Menu Bar

I use a third-party add-on application to give me just the calendar data I need, when I need it, in a small calendar that drops down from my menu bar whenever I want and remains hidden the rest of the time. The app is called MenuCalendarClock, is available to work with either iCal or Entourage and is, according to the developer, “the ultimate calendaring utility for the Mac.” (I agree!)…
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Woops I did it Again

I was contacted a couple of weeks ago by Phill Ryu of Macheist and asked if I was interested in helping him promote MacheistII. Phill said that a series of blogs we’re going to be hacked in jest, and following this the Macheist site itself would succumb and MacheistII would be revealed to everyone. The…
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WhatSize Helping Nerds Overcompensate Since 1992

Don’t try to hide it! we know you brag about your huge Downloads folder to your online buddies every single day. You know exactly how many gigabytes you have, and probably how many actual bits that translates to. But you want to know more, you say? Well, WhatSize can help. WhatSize is a neat little tool that can tell you exactly what’s taking up so much space on your hard drive. Starting from…
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Typeset – See Your Fonts, Make Them Shine

Typeset is a brave little application that takes on a particularly interesting challenge. That challenge is being a partner/replacement for Apple’s Font Book. It has often been said, that as a indie developer, it’s dangerous to make software that might be stepped on.Sure, you might be able to compete with other indie software companies, but when it’s the mighty Apple that we’re talking about, boy will it be rough ( see Cabel’s experience). Yet competing…
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Tutorial – iPhone Unlock in 7 Easy Steps

The hang on is over. For me personally that put it off was painfully long as I purchased an iPhone on introduction day and then have to hold back until simply a few minutes in the past to make my first telephone call. I passed enough time by following a exploits of the people in #iphone.unlock on undernet who had been courageous enough to start their iPhone and apply George Hotz’s now infamous hardware hack. However the…
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