A simple Heads Up display showing your calendar items for today, your unread emails and custom notes.
Download the OSX app or try the live demo.
Heads Up contains good examples of how to use:
If you're browsing the source, the interesting files are:
If you're running the app locally, or using Heroku, you'll first need to obtain a set of API keys from Google, as well as specify the correct redirect URLS:
git clone git://github.com/maccman/headsup.git cd headsup bundle rake db:setup export GOOGLE_KEY=mykey GOOGLE_SECRET=mysecret rails s thin
Deploying to Heroku
git clone git://github.com/maccman/headsup.git cd headsup heroku create myapp --stack cedar heroku addons:add piggyback_ssl heroku config:add GOOGLE_KEY=mykey GOOGLE_SECRET=mysecret git push heroku master heroku run rake db:setup
Building the app with MacGap
MacGap is a utility for wrapping up web apps with a WebKit wrapper, and exposing a basic OS integration API.
If you want to build the MacGap application, you'll first have to edit the redirect endpoint in
./macgap/index.html to point to your remote application, and then run: