I've started writing too slow, thinking too much, not imprisoning the editor, etc. I'm looking for an online or osx tool that encourages writing. It might be as simple as a field that asks you to enter x words within y time. I am having trouble shifting my mindset.
A start menu for Windows 7 where I type i for Internet and f for Firefox to open that browser? [more inside]
Can someone recommend a good leatherman-type multitool for a left-hander? [more inside]
Opinions on the Dremel Multi-Max? Seems like it would do what I need (awkward sanding) but it also seems gimmicky. [more inside]
I am looking for a leadership tool I used to use back in the late nineties, but can't find anymore. It was a flowchart intended to help a person determine which decisionmaking style to use in a particular set of circumstances. Essentially it takes the D1-D5 framework (where D1 is highly directive and D5 is highly collaborative), and sets up a flowchart process that helps the person determine which to use. So for example it would ask “Will other people be affected by the decision” (yes argues for collaboration) and “Will other people's acceptance of the decision be required for implementation” (yes argues for collaboration). [more inside]
How can I make an online tool to show someone whether an image they've uploaded is high enough resolution for print? [more inside]
Watching the golf today, they showed a greenskeeper taking water out of a hole. He used what looked like a giant syringe. What is this tool called, and where can I get one?
Looking for a gardening tool & have no idea what it is: seedling waterer? bonsai tool? It's a metal rosette like you'd see attached to a watering can, maybe 3" across, with a pencil-sized metal pipe leading to a squeezy rubber bulb on the end. [more inside]
Is there a way to change the options for the PENCIL TOOL in ILLUSTRATOR so that it just draws a new line once you pick it up and put it down again - (no matter how close you are to the previously drawn line)? [more inside]
What is this tool used for?
Help me identify this weird tool I found while metal detecting. [more inside]
How can I Spy the messages being exchanged by 2 programs on 2 known port nos. in my computer ? [more inside]
Recommend me a really good toolbox. You know, the kind you put tools in. [more inside]
I'd like to sharpen my knives and pruner, but how? [more inside]
I found this thing buried in the yard, while gardening. It looks like some sort of tool. What is it? Picture One, Two, Three.
Help me choose a cordless drill. [more inside]
Free, non-sucky Microsoft Access repair tool? [more inside]
Help! Need name for English-pronunciation website for Japanese learners. [more inside]
Does there exist a web-based tool that tracks open source projects and informs subscribers (by email, RSS etc.) about major developments, e.g. when they release version 1.0? [more inside]
I am shoring up a sagging fence that I will help replace in a year. The original posts are not in cement and are rotting at the base. I'm trying to figure out how to attach some support posts. [more inside]
How can I find the cheapest gas along a route? [more inside]
Is there a way to determine the date range that this saw might have been made? [more inside]
How much is my Barber & Genn dovetail saw worth? [more inside]
What's the most comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date blog-searching site? [more inside]
Tool Filter: Can someone tell me what you call a certain tool used by land professionals? [more inside]
I'm willing to pay for a really good tool to save a copy of a web site locally, downloading through HTTP. HTTrack isn't quite cutting it, and I need CSS background images. [more inside]
What set of power tools can I assemble that will allow me to build things out of wood and will store in a closet? [more inside]
Can anyone recommend a simple web-based tool to compile and manage an "experts list?" [more inside]
Help me find a (hopefully free and easy to use) tool that could be used to create and organize a Fantasy world for a Paper and Pencil Role Playing Game. Something like a hypertext database that fiction writers might use. [more inside]
What is the best font-management utility for Windows? [more inside]
The perfect tool: a drill, screwdriver, and wrench combined into a single, battery-powered device. Does it exist? [more inside]
Say I have a friend who is travelling from Australia to the Grand Old US of A to see Tool. Let's say this friend wants to see them at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Where should she sit? [more inside]
I would like to automatically generate hypertext links from a list of text. Ideally this would mean pasting a series of comma separated words into some online tool and having the system turn each word into a relevant google/wikipedia link... Does anyone know any sites/tools that will do this? [more inside]
I have recently been looking for free tools, which can replace multiple lines in plain text- and Word-files. However, I could not find any effective freeware. What would you recommend?
Help me find an online document management system / digital asset management system. [more inside]
Do power tools need more than just a voltage converter to work in Eastern Europe (Belgrade, Serbia)? My father wants to purchase a power tool for my father in law (think a drill...). (more inside) [more inside]
Am I setting myself up for any trouble by tossing my new Leatherman tool in my bag and forgetting about it? [more inside]
Please suggest a Windows or Linux tool to batch-convert ogg files to mp3. [more inside]
Are there any great online tools for working on writing a novel? I've seen previous posts on desktop software for this purpose, but I haven't found any nifty online tools. [more inside]
What is being used by the cutman to heal your boxer (reduce swelling) in the video game ESPN Fight Night Round 3? [more inside]
I received a Braun hand mixer as a gift. What are some good ways to use it? [more inside]
What tool do I need to remove a window gate? [more inside]
Does anyone know of a good undelete tool for Mac OS X (10.4.x) that can recover AVI files from an external (FAT32) drive? [more inside]
I'm looking for your favorite web site(s) that let you compare 2 products - actually, any 2 anything... [more inside]
Hi I would like to send email newsletters to my clients (about 100) and would like to do it all in-house. Are there good programs or tools to do this. If possible, I would like to know who reads it (I know ... privacy) by using images? / some sort of tracking if possible. Any ideas?
Holidays are approaching...what would be the essential geek multi-tool for working around computers and other office related repairing? Is it a specific type of Leatherman? The Swiss Army Cybertool? Or something completely different?
Is there a free application (web-based or otherwise) available that lets you type something with other people? Not Writeboard - something where you can actually see other people typing and erasing with you in real time.