Arun Stephens

Skype for Mac Mood Message Feed

Why isn’t anybody writing about the “Mood Message Feed” in Skype for Mac 2.8? This version appears to have been out for a month now. I Googled it to see whether it was a Mac-specific thing or if the real version has it as well and I just haven’t updated to the latest version. There were 4 results (not including the ones that Google hid). It says it’s a pseudo chat, showing the mood updates that your contacts make. Read more →

Why is the escape key labelled “esc” on the Mac keyboard but as a circle with an arrow pointing out of it in menus?

I have reluctantly bought a MacBook Pro so that I can develop iPhone applications as well as Android, and was searching for this mysterious key so that I could get Xcode to autocomplete for me. Turns out the circle with a diagonal arrow pointing out of it key is actually the escape key. Why make things so difficult, Steve? Read more →