Like the idea of the Launchpad app in Lion, but hate the way it was populated with 5 years of apps, shortcuts, and the accumulated crap in your Applications folder? Clean out Launchpad completely fixed that – allowing me to start with a blank slate so I could set it up the way I wanted. Ahh, peaceful dock.
Too much to write, here are some links instead.
- Weeding paths and rocky areas?Try boiling water.
- In the 70s, when a method for separating male and female sperm was developed, making the ability to choose the sex of your child possible, there was a fear that doing so would only make America more patriarchal. Now there are good reasons to believe that patriarchy is being destroyed altogether, and a matriarchy is on the horizon.
- Design for readability first. I tried to do this here, but I might take another swing at it now that I’ve got a better idea of what “readability” means with each passing day.
- When tabbing through forms on your Mac, would you like Safari to highlight drop-down menus as part of the tab flow, the way Windows does? Here’s the solution.
- Have a Mac and Keynote? Do you wireframe for a living? You could use Keynote for your wireframing. (I wonder if this would work on my iPad version of Keynote!)
And now: Kittens riding a Roomba.