everyAir is a great app for remotely control your computer, regardless of operating system, from your iDevice. It costs five dollars on the App Store and you can download their computer client on any number of home computers. It has many options for navigating your computer, including a mouse drag mode and an on-screen-keyboard.
This article is an overview of the basics behind input and output redirection in bash. This is a very cool piece of Bash that allows you to get data from a file, put data into a file, or even string several commands together. The two Bash Basics that allow us to accomplish this are called Standard Input and Standard Output. Most Bash commands support both of these.
ProcessRenicer is a freeware program that lets you adjust the priority of different programs. If you have one program, say a video encoder like handbrake, and it is taking up to much processor power. You can lower the priority so it will allocate less space, while this will make it take longer you will also be able to do other things more effectively in the background.
Do you want to continue learning AppleScript? Take a look at this post and I’ll teach you how to use all sorts of AppleScript functions to make interesting and useful scripts! This post focuses on user input and interacting with the computer.