Posts Tagged: 'mac'

Todoist Focussed View

I recently tweeted this image of a focussed view with in the task app Todoist. Since doing so I’ve been asked the same two questions – how do you do that and where can I get that wallpaper? To get the focussed view in Todoist is so simple: Resize the Todoist window horizontally, at a certain Continue Reading

Mac Back

It says so much about the obsessively beautiful design of Apple products that even the backs of their products look this good. Via Simple Desks.

Minium²

Minium² is probably the most nicely executed and complete set of system icons I’ve seen for a long time; even the dock is perfect. (via Prettify)

Google Quick Search – The New Quicksilver

I’m playing with a cool new app on my Mac that shows great promise: Google Quick Search Box. Developed by Nicholas Jitkoff, the developer behind the once great, but now sadly orphaned Quicksliver, Google Quick Search aims to combine Google Search with Spotlight search in one package. But, as with Quicksilver Google Quick Search is Continue Reading

A Tale of Three Notebooks

I mentioned in my earlier post A Quick Chat About Netbooks that I had had problems with both my Eee PC and a new MacBook ; so here, as promised, are the details of my circular journey from netbook to netbook. When Jas interviewed me at FOWA I as using an Eee PC 901 and Continue Reading

It’s the Little Details

Apple has a deserved reputation for for producing beautifully designed and made hardware. The iMac, the MacBook Air, the iPhone all are simply wonderful to use and to look at. But their appeal is more than just the surface; yes they look lovely on the shelf but it’s when you start to use them you Continue Reading

MacWorld 2008 Speculation – I’m Pretty Pleased

I followed Steve Jobs’ Keynote from MacWorld today on my iPhone via MacRumors excellent page and have just watched the Keynote video from the Apple site and whilst it wasn’t an iPhone year but it was still a good year. However, before we get into what was announced I just have to ask – can Continue Reading

MacBook Air – the Cable Free MacBook?

So today is the day of Steve Jobs’ Keynote at MacWorld and the rumour mills, which I guess includes me now, are churning with more MacBook Air supposition. The flavour of today’s rumours propose that the MacBook Air is the much talked about lightweight or sub-MacBook and that it is cable free – hence “Air” Continue Reading

MacBook Air?

Mike’s comment on yesterday’s post MacWorld 2008, Gentlemen Start Your Speculation may have inadvertently hit the nail on the head. Perhaps Steve will announce the new MacBook Air tomorrow, with the focus being on lightweight and wireless connectivity. Who knows? Well obviously Steve does and he’s not telling. Or maybe somebody else does as suggested Continue Reading