Posts Tagged “dropbox”

  • Share all your browser tabs at once

    Update: Version 1.0.1 is now the current download. Fixes Safari functionality and allows the optional use of a dotfile (~/.dropboxid with the 5-digit Dropbox user id in it) instead of modifying the script directly.…

  • How to lose your tags

    First, Happy July 4th! I was going to take today off from everything, but woke up early with a bug to do some more OS X tagging research. I'll go back to bed after this...…

  • App Review: Found - Spotlight on steroids

    I've been waiting to write about Found since the last WWDC. I got a preview then, and a few months later got a beta copy. It's pretty amazing.…

  • Dropbox Collection Service fixed

    For those who downloaded the original "Create Dropbox Collection" service and experienced errors, a new version has been posted (all download links updated). The issue was that if the files were in the root of the Public folder, it was trying to find a sub-path that wasn't there. All patched up.…

  • A Service for sharing Dropbox link collections

    I wrote this Service a while ago for a friend who kept all of his mockups in Dropbox folders to share. He shared the public links to a group of people who didn't all use Dropbox, so he'd spend a fair amount of time grabbing links and pasting them into emails. I made this to save him some time, but thought it might help a few of you out, too.…

  • Dropbox and seamless mutli-Mac computing?

    Joe Workman put out a utility today for sharing Application Support folders between machines using Dropbox. It uses symlinks to allow moving the folder out of ~/Library/Application Support and into your Dropbox but keeping it accessible to the application. This is a great trick, and the Joe's utility makes it dead simple to pull off. The biggest concern, however, is the possibility of corruption and other issues if you run the application on multiple machines simultaneously.…