Foolish Chatter

geekery, and so forth w/ @alansmodic

Tag: apps

  • Replacicon

    A simple little app that let’s you easily change the icons of third-party apps on your Mac. But it also watches for app updates in the background so your customized icons are not lost.

    Replacicon – Initial Charge

    An instant buy. Thanks, Mike!

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    Quick Reviews is a very basic website that replicates the look of my reviews but does it entirely in HTML, CSS, and a hit of JavaScript. This is aggressively simple, and it’s far from a premium site at this point, but I wanted to get something out there and see if people are interested.

    Introducing Quick Reviews, a Website for Making Beautiful Micro-Reviews for Books, Movies, or Whatever

    I love how much fun Matt has making — and shipping — these little projects of his. I will for sure bookmark this and put it to use.

  • TL;DR The “Bucket” is Reeder 5 on macOS, iOS, and iPadOS and the net that scoops everything up is Feedbin. This is also the sync system.

    Internet Bucket of Consumption – //Jason Burk

    I jump around too often as well and one of my new year’s hopes is to streamline my app usage. Of the apps Jason listed, I’m spreading too much between Instapaper, Pinboard, Matter, Raindrop, and GoodLinks. Jason outlines a way to utilize Reeder and Feedbin (which is my syncing engine) as a way to consume your content.

    I love Unread on iOS, but use Reeder on the Mac. Maybe I should go back to using all Reeder and ditch Matter as the read-it-later service.