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  1. Mac Power Users 176: Everyday Automation | Mac Power Users

    Katie and David talk about the tips and tricks they use for automating their life. We discuss productivity through automation, the automated home and more.

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    Links for this episode:

    Mouse Trap (game)

    Keyboard Maestro Work Faster with Macros for Mac OS X

    Mac Power Users 145: Keyboard Maestro Turns 6

    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.

    MPU 064: 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.

    Daily Journal – California’s Largest Legal News Provider


    Mac Basics: Dictation

    Microsoft Office for Mac

    Pages for Mac

    Keyboard Maestro 6: Macro Triggers


    Fujitsu ScanSnap Scanners

    Automatically Activate ScanSnap Software with Keyboard Maestro —

    Automatically Copy Files To A Flash Drive Using Keyboard Maestro —

    Mac Basics: Automator

    MPU 070: Working with Automator

    Apple automation guru, Ben Waldie, joins David and Katie to discuss incorporating Automator and AppleScript into your Mac workflows.

    Field Guides — MacSparky

    Email is relentless and, at times, overwhelming. Learn how email works so you can fight back. This book includes an explanation of underlying email technologies, best practices, and recommendations for the best software and services to help you conquer email.

    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…

    TextExpander Snippets — MacSparky

    Free Conference Call


    BusyCal is the ultimate OS X calendar app — packed with powerful time-saving features in a friendly, easy-to-use package


    Mynd – Smart Calendar & Meeting Scheduler

    Mynd Calendar from Alminder Inc. is an intelligent mobile calendar


    Hazel watches whatever folders you tell it to, automatically organizing your files according to the rules you create.

    Hazel Rules — MacSparky

    Paperless — MacSparky

    Paperless takes the mystery (and fear) out of going paperless with your Apple technology. The book includes 32 screencasts, 4 movies, over 26,000 words, and other rich-media assets to turn you into a paperless ninja.

    PDFpen OCR Folder Action Script — MacSparky

    Automatically OCR Documents with Hazel and PDFpen —

    WeMo Home Automation


    IFTTT on the App Store on iTunes

    Put the internet to work for you.IFTTT lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement — if this then that.


    Google Drive

    Create new documents, spreadsheets, and presentations on your own or share and collaborate with others in real time.

    Meet hue – Philips hue

    Philips Hue on the App Store on iTunes

    Meet the hue app. The amazing way to control every Philips hue bulb in your home.

    Belkin WeMo Lightbulbs

    Life & Smart Home Awesomation – Revolv

    Finally, one simple solution to unify all your brand name “smart home” and lifestyle devices. It’s a single automated experience worth getting giddy over!


    The SmartThings app and Hub will instantly connect to different sensors, locks, light switches, outlets, thermostats, and other compatible devices in your home.

    The Wireless HiFi System from Sonos

    Canary – Smart home security for everyone

    Dropcam – Wi-Fi Video Monitoring with Cloud Recording

    Review: Dropcam Pro —

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