September 2022 Hardware and Software Deals

Sure, but what goodness? I’m really having a hard time getting a grasp on what the people who love it are actually using it for :smiley:

nothing fancy, just copy/paste without style, add rows/columns and navigate horizontally and vertically with the dials. My spreedsheet is simple as I usually just input research data and hyperlinks.

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It shouldn’t be this difficult. If you are not intrigued and delighted at seeing all your files and folders presented to you in drop down menus, if you don’t find having a place to temporarily stash a file useful, if you never wished to do something on an Open/Save dialog that you couldn’t do, then this app is not for you. Forget about it. Move on. :slightly_smiling_face:

Interesting.
I can see using the two different dials for scrolling,
The 4-way buttons for insert row/column before/after,
The pair of buttons for copy/paste without style,
The wheel for zoom level,
Then I only have 2 left.

That’s just off the top of my head. What an intriguing device, thanks for sharing.

you can also set a button to open up a modal with different menu customized items. There’s also double press or two buttons combinations. so many possibilities.

a sample of a modal I made for Figma.

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You’re probably right - it’s not for me :slight_smile:
No reflection on the software or its users, it’s just a case of square peg in round hole :smiley:

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It varies, depending on the characteristics and original source of the pdf. Sometimes the pdf is compressed massively, perhaps 80-90%, without noticeable degradation. This is particularly true for downloaded pdfs, such as invoices. Other times, especially with locally-scanned paper as the source, the compression is less and might be degraded in a noticeable way. The amount of compression is user-specified in the preferences.

My current version of PDF squeezer is Version 4.3.2, obtained through Setapp. That version now has a preview window that displays side-by-side views of the original and compressed versions along with the amount of compression. Very nice.

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Various combos including
Microsoft 365 Personal | 12-Month Subscription 1 person | Premium Office apps | 1TB OneDrive cloud storage
some for $39.99

For example, 12 months Microsoft 365 Personal + 12 months Norton Secure VPN for $39.99

I’ve seen this book mentioned a few times on this forum.

The Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition
by Donald Norman
Kindle price $5.99

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Was surprised when I saw that the local price amount to $11 but forgot that with inflation and the lowering value of our currency that its technically $5.99 :smiling_face_with_tear: still a good deal though

YubiKey (hardware security key) for as less as $10/€10 via Cloudflare:

https://blog.cloudflare.com/making-phishing-defense-seamless-cloudflare-yubico/

As a bonus, Yubico temporarily offers the (more expensive) YubiKey 5/5C NFC for that price.

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Am I wrong or is this offer limited to Cloudflare customers?

Yes, that’s why I wrote “via Cloudflare”.

However, even non-paying customers, like me (I use their DNS service for my personal domains, for free), are eligible.

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