Scripting

05.20.13
Timed command-line screenshots
05.20.13

Timed command-line screenshots

A TUAW staffer recently asked if there were a way to snapshot the exact same region of the screen...

By E. Sadun,   05.20.13
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04.22.13
Extract App Resource Icons with AppleScript
04.22.13

Extract App Resource Icons with AppleScript

Whether I'm preparing for a demo or writing an article, blog post, book, or technical documentatio...

By B. Waldie,   04.22.13
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04.15.13
AppleScripting OmniFocus > Send completed task report to Evernote 2
04.15.13

AppleScripting OmniFocus > Send completed task report to Evernote 2

In February, I provided instructions for using AppleScript to send completed task reports from Omn...

By B. Waldie,   04.15.13
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03.15.13
Alfred v2 brings Workflows, automates what Automator might not
03.15.13

Alfred v2 brings Workflows, automates what Automator might not

Anyone who's heavily invested in the Mac ecosystem knows Automator, a built-in tool that can strin...

By J. Fingas,   03.15.13
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03.11.13
More Tips for Troubleshooting Automator Workflows
03.11.13

More Tips for Troubleshooting Automator Workflows

In my last post, I shared some useful tips for troubleshooting Automator workflow problems. I didn...

By B. Waldie,   03.11.13
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11.19.12
Python 3.2 lets you write Python on the iPhone
11.19.12

Python 3.2 lets you write Python on the iPhone

We've posted before about Codea, an iPad app that allows you to code and create LUA scripts. An...

By M. Schramm,   11.19.12
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04.26.12
VoodooPad 5: wiki magic
04.26.12

VoodooPad 5: wiki magic

For those of us who nerd out about things like desktop wikis, VoodooPad 5 (from the creator of Ac...

By B. Terpstra,   04.26.12
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12.30.11
SWTOR's Daniel Erickson on pulling players' moral strings
12.30.11

SWTOR's Daniel Erickson on pulling players' moral strings

BioWare's Daniel Erickson said that for the writing team, the crunch time came way ahead of every...

By J. Olivetti,   12.30.11
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12.19.11
Arduino hack lights up the tree with every email, spammers get in spirit
12.19.11

Arduino hack lights up the tree with every email, spammers get in spirit

The holidays are all about eggnog, ugly sweaters and disconnecting from the internet just long...

By L. Leavitt,   12.19.11
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