App extension is the greatest feature in iOS 8. It gives you the ability to edit photos with third-party photos editing apps within Photos app. It lets you edit the files in other storage providers without importing the files. It improves the Notification Center with widgets. It changes the way you use iPhone and iPad.
Magic Launch is one of my favorite System Preferences pane along with Hazel, FunctionFlip, and SmoothMouse in my recommended apps page. Few days ago I mentioned Magic Launch again in one of my tweet. After these mentions, I want to briefly review Magic Launch and show you what you can do with this utility.
Ember has a feature called auto-import that lets you import images into library by just moving them into folders. This feature is especially useful because you can also tag the imported images automatically. While Pixa doesn’t have this feature, its open nature allows us to create a similar system with live folders and Hazel.
How to measure productivity? How to tell if you’re productive? While you can limit the time spent on time-wasting sites, does that mean you’re productive? The only way to answer these questions is by tracking the time you work in front of computer.
Most people treat time as infinite resource because they don’t have to earn it. So we’re caught in the sea of unlimited information and entertainment made possible with the Internet connection. If we track the time spent on each activity, we’ll be able to see our habits, and use it to encourage us to spend time wisely.