Tag Archives: OSX

Give Gmail its own app in the OS X Dock, including badges and notifications

I love gmail, but it can be a bit of a pain at times since it is trapped inside of a browser tab, especially if you are using multiple gmail accounts simultaneously. Google has worked hard to improve the experience … Continue reading

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An Office 365 Home Premium subscription is not a bad deal, actually

I remember reacting with skepticism when I heard that Microsoft was rolling out their famous Microsoft Office suite as a monthly subscription for $9.99 a month. Why pay an endless subscription when you could get the same product for a … Continue reading

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Script to extract all applications installed on a Mac

Recently, I needed to extract a full list of programs installed on a couple of Macs. ¬†What I wanted to do was get an inventory of all of the software installed on each one and then load it into Excel … Continue reading

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Shortcut: Create a spot in the Mac OSX Dock for a Chrome link

At my new job, I have had the luxury of using a Macbook Pro for my work computer instead of a Windows machine. ¬†Overall this has been a significant upgrade, but there have been a handful of areas that I … Continue reading

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