OS X Tip of the Day: Twitterific and QuickSilver
There are a few tips online as to how to use Twitter and QuickSilver together, but they're lame. Particularly because they send your Twitter password over a nice non-https connection. And because I don't like to have to choose between getting prompted to grant access to my Twitter password every time I post from QuickSilver and granting all AppleScripts free access to my Twitter password. So I decided to leverage Twitterific's AppleScript support and write the following quick AppleScript:
using terms from application "Quicksilver" on process text t tell application "Twitterrific" to post update t end process text end using terms from
Just drop it in
~/Library/Application Support/Quicksilver/Actions and
restart QuickSilver. Voilà!