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#125: AppleScript Events and more with James Thomson

April 8th, 2023 · 110 minutes

In this episode, Rosemary and David are joined by creator of PCalc, Dice and About (by PCalc), James Thomson. They talk about James' first implementations of automation in his apps, as well as what automations he's using now, and AppleScript vs Shortcuts.

Guest Starring: James Thomson

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Links and Show Notes

TLA Systems Ltd. Apps on the App Store
TLA Systems | Cotton Bureau

PCalc t-shirts and Pins!

AppleScript - Wikipedia
Record actions in Script Editor on Mac – Apple Support (UK)
Frontier: The UserLand Kernel
The Official DragThing Home Page
Motion Sensor P1
Motion Sensor P1
Status Update | Hiome
TLA Systems Home Page
Graphing Calculator Story
Copland (operating system) - Wikipedia
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