Life Hacks and 43 Folders Super Session
Danny O'Brien, editor, Need To Know
Track: Insanely Great Mac
Date: Thursday, October 28
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Location: Stevens Creek
Macintosh's OS X has rapidly become the platform of choice for
expatriate UNIX and Windows hackers seeking powerful, stylish ways to
run their work and hack their lives. They brought with them some
amazing new insight and new applications that are changing Macs and
their users in profound ways.
"Life Hacks" warlord Danny O'Brien and 43 Folders' Merlin Mann will plow
through some of the hottest tools and tricks that Mac OS X black belts are
using to run their lives. Highlights include:
Quicksilver: The command line comes to your GUI (and it's brought the web
Markdown: Stylish structure for all your plain text files
GeekTool: The ultimate dashboard on your Desktop _today_
Notational Velocity: The most elegant way to make and maintain your
Safari hacks: The indispensable add-ons that will kill ads, enable
incremental search, and crack open the treaures of "debugging mode"
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