More versatile selection while holding Shift
When you hold ⇧ Shift and click in a text field, you extend the selection from the current cursor position to the point you clicked. In Lion and earlier, one end of the selection would remain fixed at its original point, and shift-clicking a new point...
They say that the computer should resume within a few seconds
Isn't almost instant in regular sleep?
So using three tests it should be discernible: 1) close the lid, wait for it to sleep, and wake it. 2) set the delay before standby mode to a few second, close lid, wait for standby mode, and wake it. If any speed difference is noticed proceed to test 3) Insert SD card, unmount it but let it stay inserted, close lid, wait for standby mode and wake it: Is it instant as in 1) or slower, as in 2) ?
Yes! You can simply click and drag the alert off to the right and it will disappear.
Additionally, you can temporarily move the notification by dragging it to the left:
It will stay there for a few seconds and then move back to its original position. This currently seems very buggy, but perha...
This question arose from the comments page of The Nifty Minidrive's Kickstarter page
The Nifty Minidrive is essentially a microSD card adapter that fits perfectly into the SD-slot of the MacBook Pro / Pro Retina / Air so that a microSD card can be used as additional storage.
However a backer ca...
From the README:
terminal-notifier is a command-line tool to send Mac OS X User
Notifications, which are available in Mac OS X 10.8.
It is currently packaged as an application bundle, because
NSUserNotification does not work from a ‘Foundation tool’.
@GrahamPerrin @jtbandes Is right, we've shied away from 'How would you redesign X?' questions in the past because of how subjective they are. If you're looking for alternatives/workarounds or just want to inventory what it doesn't support, that would be okay.
@NathanGreenstein No, but a redesign by Apple of the utility is overdue, and I reckon that the stacks are ideally suited to collecting the knowledge/ideas required for a design to be future-proof and … maybe extensible.