Peachpit Blog Post > Automator Services: Read Summary of Selected Text

12.07.09 - Automator Services: Read Summary of Selected Text.

Each day this week, I'll be providing tips for creating Service workflows with Automator in Mac OS X 10.6.x Snow Leopard. Today’s workflow will receive selected text in an application, summarize it as a single sentence, and speak the summary aloud for you to hear. [Read more at]

Peachpit Blog Post > Using Automator: Media Browser

03.03.09 - Using Automator: Media Browser.

Need a way to insert music, photos, or movies into an Automator workflow for processing? Why not use the Media Browser, which offers a quick and easy way to navigate the media content on your Mac. [Read more at]