2013 September

Miles and Less…

According to a very euphemistic mail sent out by Star Alliance today, Miles and More are going to be even more oriented at the “value of the flight ticket.” Now of course we know there’s no such thing as a free lunch (if we’d even dare to call an in-flight meal a “lunch”), and of course we all know we shouldn’t be whining about not using Business class flights in the first place. Now, if anyone of you has recently had the complete lack of a pleasure not to be able to avoid Lufthansa in any of the major German airports – Munich, Frankfurt, etc. – you’ll have noticed, that the average “Economy” passenger isn’t even looked at by a Lufthansa employee at the time of Check In. No, you’re asked to meet one of the check in machines, next to which you’ll find one of those employees who’re helping their company making themselves redundant too.

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By mnott on 2013/09/19 | Business

How to open Preview or Skim from DEVONThink

Unfortunately, DEVONThink utilizes its own PDF preview application. If you’d rather want to open Preview, you can utilize BetterTouchTool and set up a custom action for DEVONThink for a keyboard combination to use. Read more…

By mnott on 2013/09/10 | Code, Computer, Research, Science