While reading the amazing biography of Steve Jobs these things struck me particulary: 1) How much of a hippie Steve Jobs was in his young years 2) How many (partly quite ugly) fights were fought behind the scenes at Apple and Pixar (internally and with partners) 3) How often Steve Jobs apparently broke into tears [...]
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During my work at kooaba I deal alot with tracking the statistics of iPhone apps. I was also curios how other apps develop in their rankings. I could not find any web-site which consistently tracks the top ranked iPhone apps. So I decided to create my own. Appalyti.cz is the outcome of this endeavor. It [...]
One of the best things about the Mac are the little utility Softwareâ€™s that solve some niche problem very well. Many of them are very well designed, both in terms of UI and usability. Yes, most of them cost money, but unlike their PC equivalents they usually donâ€™t suck and a few bucks are well [...]
You are working on a mac? You need access to data on other, remote linuxish machines? Buy Expandrive. It’s awesome. Really. (It’s cheap, too). Hat tip: Jo.
Managing your email can be a pain. Recently I stumbled over Remo’s remark mentioning that he got his mails done in 2007. This reminded me of the GTD book that I had read a few years ago, but never implemented, since changing a system needs time. Managing at least e-mail after the GT principle seems [...]
Upgraded my macbook to leopard a few weeks ago – and I am not happy – it’s alot slower booting up, spotlight is also slow – Cisco VPN doesn’t work anymore, even after reinstalling. Good bye free wifi through Switch – Word and Power Point PDF export suddenly produce several hundred MB large PDFs (for [...]