Viewing and accessing your calendar takes away bits of your time every time you need to look at it throughout the day. Those seconds add up and can be disruptive. Having a quick way to see what’s coming up while keeping your workflow moving along is a priceless time saver. Mindful
(Mac App Store link) presents your calendar on your desktop, but under any windows or icons. It’s unobtrusive yet still easy to access.
iCal and Google Calendar (with some work; the steps are on the Argyle Software’s site) are the only calendars that will display in Mindful at the moment, although the developer notes they are working on adding Outlook support. In the meantime, you can display your Outlook or Entourage calendars through iCal using Sync Services, so the lack of direct support is not a deal breaker.
Mindful has an exceptionally unique approach to access your daily calendar. It’s interface is useful while not being intrusive. With only a few exceptions, it’s a great utility for keeping track of your daily commitments.
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