02/26/2014 - There were two things that I wanted to change in the OS X Notes app.
I wasn’t crazy about the yellow paper-like background of OS X Notes.app.
I also wanted to make the default text size larger.
Fortunately, this is easy to change and might take you 3 minutes.
08/03/2013 - A good friend and I were talking about budgeting; she mentioned that all the budgeting apps she had tried on her iPhone either lacked features, were too difficult to use, or simply badly designed.
This gave me the idea to see what I could come up with using FileMaker Pro 12, designing the solution for use on the iPhone, iPad and also on desktop machines. After working on the idea for a few days, I came up with the solution that is the subject of this blog.
06/09/2013 - I get a ton of spam on my Mac, even though my mail server filters out lots of it. I use an excellent spam filter called SpamSieve to filter spam and deposit it in a Spam folder in Apple Mail. I got to thinking about an Applescript that could simplify my process.
06/04/2013 - Often, clients want a web application with blocks of text that they can edit themselves, rather than having to go back to the web designer to update things. For example, they may want to edit the greeting paragraph on the home page of their site, and they might want to bold some words or add color to words here and there.