Showing posts tagged with "Review"

How to Find Conflicting Keyboard Shortcuts on Mac

Jun 07, 2020

It’s frustrating to troubleshoot conflicting keyboard shortcuts on Mac because it doesn’t show you which app is currently binding the combination keys. Here’s how you can find the conflicting keys on Mac.

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Why I Switched from Snappy to CleanShot X

May 22, 2020

Snappy is my most used screenshot app on macOS. It’s also free. I still recommend it if you’re looking for a free screenshot and annotation tool for macOS. But I decided to replace Snappy with CleanShot X this year.

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Is Setapp Worth It?

May 19, 2020

Why would you want to subscribe to Setapp if you’re a veteran macOS user, and should you even consider subscribing to Setapp if you’re new to macOS?

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Getting to Know CleanMyMac

Oct 29, 2017

I’ve been using CleanMyMac since 2012. It completes macOS by offering various tools to maintain and review the system status easily from the dashboard.

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Hocus Focus

Jan 01, 2015

I’m a fan of Houdini, a free utility that hides away inactive windows in the background, so you stay focused. Here is a great news. Houdini has been renamed into Hocus Focus, now supporting OS X Yosemite, with a new feature to support multiple profiles.

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Measure Writing Effort with Word Counter

Dec 04, 2014

Sometimes I write a lot. Sometimes I write little. Sometimes I let the emotion steers the wheel of mind and don’t write at all. Word Counter is the loupe I use to identify who is the captain of the course: emotion or me.

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TunnelBear Mauls Away Internet Censorship

Nov 21, 2014

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.

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New iA Writer Pro Setup

Oct 03, 2014

Information Architects has released an updated version of iA Writer Pro which adds Dropbox sync and develops a new way to handle workflow state — instead of placing documents inside different folders, now it changes the file extension. If you’ve followed my setup to sync Writer Pro to Dropbox, this guide will show you how I adapt the update to my writing workflow.

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Command-C Alfred Workflow

Oct 01, 2014

Command-C is a popular clipboard sharing app on OS X and iOS. You can read the in-depth review from Federico Viticci and learn to launch iOS actions from Mac with Alfred workflows from Eric Pramono. In this post I’m going to share an Alfred workflow that sends clipboard to another device.

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Customize Default Apps with Magic Launch

Sep 17, 2014

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.

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