Current Issue of Macworld Magazine Features Article Written by Ben Waldie, President of Automated Workflows, LLC
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania — January 9th, 2006 — The “Mobile Mac” column in the February, 2006 issue of Macworld Magazine was written by Ben Waldie, president of Automated Workflows, LLC. The article, titled “Automator for Travelers”, walks readers through the creation of Automator workflows geared toward mobile Mac users.
Automator is the latest and greatest automation technology, developed by Apple Computer, Inc., and released with Mac OS X Tiger. Designed for all levels of users, from novice to expert, Automator makes performing time consuming and repetitive tasks a snap! The basic unit for automation in Automator is called an action, and each action is responsible for performing a single specific task. Using Automator’s interface, users can link actions together in infinite ways to form a complete workflow that matches their unique needs. Hundreds of actions are included with Automator for performing tasks in Apple applications and the operating system itself. This list can be expanded with actions made available by developers.
Ben Waldie is president and CEO of Automated Workflows, LLC, a firm specializing in AppleScript, Automator, and workflow automation consulting. For years, Ben has developed professional AppleScript-based solutions for businesses across the globe, including Adobe Systems, Apple Computer, NASA, and TV Guide Magazine.
Automated Workflows, LLC offers AppleScript and workflow automation consulting services to Macintosh-based businesses. For additional information, visit the Automated Workflows, LLC website.
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