An interesting article today: Simple things are complicated: making a show password option. It referenced Government Design Principles: Make things open: it makes things better which I thought was an interesting and sensible government policy…
You can press Ctrl+N to open a new window, but the new window loads with your home page. What I’ve found myself wanting to do is to open a copy of the current page in a new window. The way I figured was to click History in the menu bar and then Shift+Click to load the page on the top of the list (assuming the page you want is actually on the top of the list… if that’s not what you want keep looking down the list!).
So I had an issue with KCachegrind where I would open a cachegrind profile file and “nothing happened”. The status bar said the file had loaded, but the user interface widgets were all empty. Turns out clicking Settings -> Sidebars -> Function Profile loaded the part of the UI I needed to get started… everything is easy when you know how!
Read about how to stop the iPhone from opening iPhoto…
Basically: Applications / Image Capture / Select iPhone / click up-arrow bottom left / set Connecting this iPhone opens: No application
Everything is easy when you know how!
Today I installed the Open in Browser Firefox extension which lets me open files in Firefox rather than having to download them… handy!