Posts By: Scot

Use Geektool and Applescript to Get IOS Update Notifications

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UPDATE! THIS DOESN’T WORK I made an applescript for making geektool alerts when there is an update to iPhone’s OS. It won’t work forever, but it will work for a while because it’s based on checking the apple website. You’ll need to set up a text file somewhere on your computer with open permissions and […]

New Quicksilver Menubar Icon

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If you use a mac a lot and like shortcut keys, you should know about quicksilver. If you do, you’ll know that the menubar icon doesn’t match very well. So, I made a new one. [download link] This new icon is cleaner, matches the bevel of osx icons, doesn’t include greyscale and has a nice […]

Requested Fixes for Mac: Addressbook & iCal

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Maybe I’m crazy, but I think things could be better. I chose apple because it is better, but two apps which they are probably not planning on changing definately need some work. If you have more ideas, please comment. Please fix iCal quick entry Okay, i use ical all the time and i’ve gotten to […]

NYT Best movies in my pants

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I took the NY Times 1000 best movies and put them in “My Pants” for your convenience. Now leave my twitter feed alone! A Nous la Liberte In My Pants About Schmidt In My Pants Absence of Malice In My Pants Adam’s Rib In My Pants Adaptation In My Pants The Adjuster In My Pants […]

My Desktop: Geektool and Folder actions

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Hey, I customized my desktop with custom icons and geektool scripts that I wrote. attached is a screen shot (there’s also a clean screen shot in the zip) I like to keep my computer clean, so the folders tell me if they’re full and the menu bar is as slim as possible. I don’t use […]

SilverPing v0.3

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mac os only: I worked to update SilverPing to v0.3. Now, it allows you to type special characters like “+” and “&” into your status updates, it has an installer program, icons, and a confirm dialog so you don’t accidentally post stuff. Silverping is a super easy way for you to post status updates to […]