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Netflix Half-Star Rating Bookmarklet

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

Updated March 10, 2013 The Netflix half-star rating bookmarklet is a small piece of JavaScript I wrote to add half-star ratings without requiring a Greasemonkey script or Chrome extension, as Netflix Rating Granulizer does, since I use Camino for my general web browsing. To use it, bookmark this link: Give Half-star Rating, then click or [...]

Control Livestation with the Apple Remote (and Sofa Control)

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Another weapon in the fight against media center mouse use.

Exchange and Google Calendars on the iPhone, revisited

Saturday, June 20th, 2009

Now that iPhone OS 3.0 allows syncing to multiple sources — Exchange, CalDAV, and local calendars — many of the contortions from my previous post on this are no longer necessary.

View Exchange and Google Calendars in iCal and on the iPhone

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

I wanted to be able to see my whole day, work and non-work, where I look at my calendars: iCal on my home and work Macs, Google Calendar, and Calendar.app on my iPhone. While not a perfect solution (it’s read-only, and only as up-to-date as your last sync), these steps will accomplish that, and for free.

Show Titles Bookmarklet

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

The show titles bookmarklet lets you see hovertext (title attributes) on the iPhone and in other situations where you can’t (or don’t want to) use a mouse.