Desktop – September 2010
Computer Batteries

Image by Ricecracker.
I wanted something jump out at me for my September desktop, but not too jarringly. I also changed up the positioning of the Geektool windows.

Desktop image by RGT3 Pics, found via Jalopnik.

Applications include Shiftlt, Growl, You Control Tunes, Caffeine, Nocturne, InstantShot, Adium, Breakaway, JustNotes, Geektool and WhatPulse.

Old Desktop

Icons are Kobhens. I got mine from a different site, so I can’t vouch for those…

Geektool scripts:

date +"%I:%M"

date +"%p"

date +%A

Day of the month:
date +%d

date +%B

cal | awk -v cday=`date "+%d"` ‘{ fill=(int(cday)>9?"":" "); \


RAM Usage:
top -l 1 | awk ‘/PhysMem/ {print "Used: " " Free: " }’

Airport info:
sh /Users/Isaac/

Battery Percent:
ioreg -l | grep -i capacity | tr ‘\n’ ‘ | ‘ | awk ‘{printf("%.2f%%", / * 100)}’

Old laptop – flip up the keyboard and see…
Computer Batteries

Image by Fyda
The keyboard is designed to flip up to allow access to the battery bay.

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