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Pomodoro application which shows time in menubar

Please advice a free application for Pomodoro time management which: Can be minified to menubar and shows remaining time there (like tomighty): Has a tasklist (like pomodairo): Here is ...
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What is an quick way to create a new blank file in Lion?

In Windows, one can create a new file using Right Click -> Add New -> Type of File. Is there an analogous action in Lion? I just want to create a new blank file on my Desktop.
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Looking for iCloud note-taking app

I am looking for a note taking app with white text on a black background that works with iCloud. Apps for Mac and/or iOS will work. Any recommendation?
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Looking for an Evernote alternative with password lock

I am looking for an Evernote alternative with the following requirements: Cloud syncing iPhone and iPad app passcode lock (with encryption) - Yes, Evernote can encode notes, but only from the ...
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Remember window sizes and placement when unplugging and replugging second monitor

Here’s something that sucks: Plug in external monitor to laptop (Mac OS X Leopard in my case). Arrange your windows to have the IDE on one screen and browser on another. (Etc etc. Resize, rearrange,...