We’re feasting on Keyshawn wine, Taco Bell, and outrageous new stories as Howard Kremer joins us in Sklarbro County.
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Practical Backpacking Podcast interview with Ron Bell about Backpacking Tarps 101
David and Katie take a look at the new version of Keyboard Maestro and discuss what it does, how you can use it to automate tasks on your Mac, when you should use Keyboard Maestro over other automation tools and choosing the right tool for the right job.
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Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!
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Keyboard Maestro 6.1
Work Faster with Macros for Mac OS X
Peter N Lewis (peternlewis) on Twitter
Keyboard Maestro (keyboardmaestro) on Twitter
Yahoo Groups: Keyboard Maestro
A mail list for the discussion of Keyboard Maestro and related Mac OS X topics. All beta and new version announcements will go to this list.
Keyboard Maestro (keyboardmaestro) on App.net
Mac Power Users #64: Keyboard Maestro
In this episode Katie and David get geeky with the automation and macro creation program Keyboard Maestro. For this episode, we’re joined special guest and Keyboard Maestro guru, Gabe Weatherhead aka MacDrifter.
70Decibels – Generational
Learning about the world, one conversation at a time. Hosted by Gabe Weatherhead and Erik Hess
macdrifter (macdrifter) on Twitter
Noodlesoft | Simply useful Mac software
TextExpander: Mac Typing Shortcut Utility Saves You Time
Type more with less effort! TextExpander saves your fingers and your keyboard, expanding custom keyboard shortcuts into frequently-used text and pictures…
Mac 101: Automator
Automator is your personal automation assistant, making it easy for you to do more, and with less hassle. With Automator, you use a simple drag-and-drop process to create and run “automation recipes” that perform simple or complex tasks for you, when and where you need them.
Mac Gems: Keyboard Maestro 6 is a genius at repetitive tasks | Macworld
WarGames – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The film follows David Lightman (Broderick), a young hacker who unwittingly accesses WOPR, a United States military supercomputer programmed to predict possible outcomes of nuclear war. Lightman gets WOPR to run a nuclear war simulation, originally believing it to be a computer game. The simulation causes a national nuclear missile scare and nearly starts World War III.
Jacob Jensen Doorbell II
Cordless doorbell with five specially composedtunes in high sound quality. Option to download or createyour own tunes in MIDI format using a computer, the enclosedsoftware and USB cable. The sound can be high, low or off.A diode on both chime and bell push not only illuminates,when someone rings the bell, but also when the batteries arelow. An unlimited number of bell pushes can be connected tothe chime. These can be bought separately. Likewise, severalchimes can be combined as required.
Unclutter App – Your instant digital pocket
Lingon 3 – Mac App Store
Avoid Accidentally Quitting Apps with Lingon — KatieFloyd.me
cron – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The software utility cron is a time-based job scheduler in Unix-like computer operating systems. People who set up and maintain software environments use cron to schedule jobs (commands or shell scripts) to run periodically at fixed times, dates, or intervals. It typically automates system maintenance or administration—though its general-purpose nature makes it useful for things like connecting to the Internet and downloading email at regular intervals
Hazel 3.1 on Vimeo
Hazel 3.1′s date pattern matching feature is too good to miss.
AppleScript Overview: Introduction to AppleScript Overview
Ben Waldie (applescriptguru) on Twitter
Automated Workflows, LLC
Alfred App – Productivity App for Mac OS X
Quicksilver — Mac OS X at your Fingertips
OmniFocus Screencasts — MacSparky
Amazon.com: Verbatim TUFF ‘N’ TINY 8 GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive 96816 (Purple): Electronics
Piezo – Mac App Store
Piezo makes it a snap to record audio on your Mac. In seconds, you’ll be recording audio from any application or from audio inputs like microphones.
Mizage – Shush
Problem: Voice chat is awesome, but sooner or later you’ll send something you wish others hadn’t heard.Solution: Shush solves this problem by providing simple hotkey microphone management.
Bartender | Mac Menu Bar Item Control
Bartender lets you organize your Menu Bar Apps, by hiding them, rearranging them, or moving them to the Bartenders Bar. You can display the full menu bar, set options to have Menu Bar Apps show in the menu bar when they are updating, or have them always visible in the Bartenders Bar.
Jump Desktop | Remote Desktop (RDP and VNC) for iPad, iPhone, iPod and Android
Jump Desktop is a remote desktop app that lets you securely connect to any computer in the world.
ControlPlane allows you to build configuration profiles, contexts in ControlPlane lingo, for your Mac based on where you are or what you are doing. ControlPlane determines where you are or what you are doing based on a number of available evidence sources and then automatically reconfigures your Mac based on your preferences.
5by5 | Mac Power Users #136: iOS Automation
David and Katie talk about their favorite apps and tools for automating tasks on iOS
5by5 | Mac Power Users #76: Workflows with Daniel Jalkut
David and Katie chat with developer Daniel Jalkut to discuss how he uses his Mac to run a software company and the tools he uses to develop applications for the Mac and iOS.
Red Sweater – Amazing Mac Software
Orbicule | Undercover
Orbicule | Witness
Witness turns your Mac into a home alarm system, using its iSight camera as a motion sensor. If motion is detected, Witness sends mugshots and video to your iPhone or iPad.
Cryptonomicon: Neal Stephenson: 9780060512804: Amazon.com: Books
Fringe (TV series) – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fringe is an American science fiction television series created by J. J. Abrams, Alex Kurtzman, and Roberto Orci. It premiered on the Fox Broadcasting network on September 9, 2008, and concluded on January 18, 2013, after five seasons and 100 episodes. The series follows Olivia Dunham (Anna Torv), Peter Bishop (Joshua Jackson), and Walter Bishop (John Noble), members of a Federal Bureau of Investigation “Fringe Division” team based in Boston, Massachusetts under the supervision of Homeland Security. The team uses “fringe” science and FBI investigative techniques to investigate a series of unexplained, often ghastly occurrences, which are related to mysteries surrounding a parallel universe. The series has been described as a hybrid of The X-Files, Altered States, and The Twilight Zone.
dashkards — dashboard cheat sheets for your favorite mac apps
Keyboard shortcuts are so much more efficient than using the mouse. The only problem: They’re hard to remember, especially the ones you don’t use all that often. Same goes for things like Terminal commands, Twitter search syntax, multitouch gestures or anything else you can’t simply point and click a mouse at.
KeyCue – find, remember, and learn menu shortcuts
OS X application has 40 to 80 menu shortcuts?Menu shortcuts are supposed to provide quick access to frequently used menu commands. Honestly though, how many shortcut keys do you know by heart?KeyCue helps you to use your Mac OS X applications more effectively by displaying a concise table of all currently available menu shortcuts.
Your Zite is as unique as you are. Zite learns what you like and gets smarter as you use it. Zite analyzes millions of articles each day and brings you the best of your favorite magazines, newspapers, authors, blogs, and videos.
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Interview with Hipster Artist - Disneyland Podcast – 01/30/14 – Disneyland Show | The DIS Unplugged Disney Podcast
In this week’s show, the team discusses this week’s Disneyland news, plus Michael begins his celebration of Disneyland’s 60th with a look at Mary Poppins and
Stephen Sackur talks to the astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell Burnell about being a scientist in a man’s world and tells him why she has learned to live with missing out on a Nobel Prize.
Four Thought talks include stories and ideas which will affect our future, in politics, society, the economy, business, science, technology or the arts. Recorded live, the talks are given by a range of people with a new thought to share.
We might think the web is something different, another world somewhere out there - or indeed in our devices - but Emily Bell of Columbia University’s journalism school argues the real and the virtual worlds are the same thing.
In the first of my new Data Market Chat series of podcasts, Factual’s Tyler Bell talks about the company and its plans.
We finally know what the inventor of the telephone sounded like. Last week, the Smithsonian unveiled recordings of Alexander Graham Bell’s voice from 1885. It’s the first known recording of him speaking.
Keynote Conversation with Dick Costolo and Emily Bell - ONA12 by onlinenewsassociation on SoundCloud - Create, record and share your sounds for free
Join Dick Costolo, Chief Executive Officer of Twitter and Emily Bell, Professor of Professional Practice at Columbia Journalism School and Director of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism, for a luncheon conversation exploring the social media giant’s financial and cultural impact on digital media and plans for the 2012 U.S. Presidential election in November.
Gertrude Bell: The Uncrowned Queen of Iraq — Gertrude Bell was the first woman to graduate with a First in Modern History from Oxford. Instead of marrying young, she went to Persia. Inspired, she traveled across the Middle East on numerous exploratory treks. But would it last in a time of war?
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