Utilities

  • Claquette: Pixel-perfect screen recording
    Recording your screen on video is one of those things all of us have to do from time to time. It can be done with just QuickTime, or you can use one of countless solutions available on the market. A special one is Claquette. It supports all the basic tasks: Recording full screen or portion (by cropping it later) Trimming...
  • TripMode: Control data usage
    If you ever go online using mobile connection, and if you have limited data there, then TripMode is a no brainer for you. It does two things really well. First, it tracks how much data each app (or process) consumes. It tracks Safari, Mail, Spotify - but also things like iCloud, Photos syncing and other seemingly innocent processes. Processes like...
  • Clean: Empty desktop every morning
    Somehow, the Mac desktop is my universal place to put files. It's a handy place to put them, but after a few days it's full of things. 80% of them I will never need again. But those 20% are kind of important. Clean solves this problem by moving your files away from ~/Desktop to ~Documents/Desktop. It organizes them by...