If you’re living in a country where Internet censorship is a rule, you should consider investing in VPN so you can gain back the freedom to access information online. I’ve been searching for the best VPN services for Mac and iOS devices this past few months, and my recommendation is TunnelBear.
Shortcuts don’t scale well. Global shortcuts are top offenders. How often you have to reassign a global shortcut because it interferes with the built-in shortcuts? How to install more macros and workflows without adding complexity to your setup?
Font smoothing can dramatically change how font are rendered. You’ll see a major improvement in the looks and feels of apps by just turning on font smoothing, but with a simple command in Terminal, you can make the font on non-Retina display looks way better than the default setting.
When Apple chooses Helvetica Neue as the new system font for OS X Yosemite, I realize that this font won’t work well on small sizes, especially for non-Retina displays. I made a few tweaks with my new setup, and the only change I left out was replacing system font with a better one that is on par with Lucida Grande in term of legibility.
I’ve talked about how using separate browser for personal and professional tasks can help you to become more productive. As you receive links from your clients and colleagues, you’ll find that choosing where the links should go becomes a hindrance. Let’s address that problem with this utility.