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Two greatest Mac Apps

I’m hopelessly behind my RSS reading. I’m trying to catch up, reading really fast, skimming and unsubscribing from a lot of feeds.

Merlin Mann’s 43Folders however, is going to stay a little longer - in part because he brought my attention to two really great applications for the mac:

Backdrop just puts up a big window (in any colour you like - I take black, thank you) that you can use to block out all the other windows and the mess on your desktop. Menushade dims the Mac menubar (or makes it completely black). It springs back to life, when you mouse into it…

So writing a blog entry looks like this:

instead of this:

I like it!

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Jens-Christian Fischer

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