Some Small App Coolness

@MenuEverywhere I’m a right-clicking crazy man.  Well, since I use a trackpad, and not a mouse, I guess I should be called a gesture-crazed mad man.  I find the “right click” almost always provides improved efficiency. But, in some applications, you just have to use the menu bar at the top of the screen.  Since I use two enormous 2560… Continue reading

Nifty Mac Ãœber Tip

Everyone knows that in 10.6 you can do a Quick Look on most files without opening them in the application that created them by simply selecting a file (one click) and then touching the spacebar. I love this feature and use it all of the time.  It was first introduced in 10.5. But I didn’t know that you can use… Continue reading

Apple’s "Magic" Trackpad

I really don’t like Apple‘s use of the word “magic” in their advertising campaigns.  To me, personally, it’s a stupid choice of adjective:  the “Magic Mouse,” the “Magic Trackpad,” and how “Magical” the iPad is.  I wish they would ditch the “M” word.  It just sounds childish to me. That said, the new trackpad keyboard accessory is awesome!  Aesthetically, it… Continue reading

Magic Mouse

I’m back home after traveling all week. When I got home, the mail was way beyond out of control. But I was most excited about the arrival of the Magic Mice I had ordered. Installation was a nightmare on two machines of the three machines because I had installed USB Overdrive. The second AppleCare representative identified the issue. We removed… Continue reading