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IntelliJ slow or sluggish on macOS? You’re not alone and it’s easily fixed!

IntelliJ slow or sluggish on macOS? You’re not alone and it’s easily fixed!

Lately, when working from home, IntelliJ would slow down and act like it’s running on a Pentium 2 instead of an i7… Simply scrolling through an XML file is problematic with intermittent pauses. And only when working from home, at the office everything worked fine! The problem Problem solving mode on. Activity monitor. Run glances. Change keyboard, mouse, unplug USB hub altogether, disconnect and work from laptop only. WWAAAAAIIITT… Now it’s performing as expected! After some digging I found that…

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Selecting a new GTD app

Selecting a new GTD app

Why now? I’ve been using Things for the past few years and it served me well. Things released a new major version of their app which required me to buy the whole suite (Mac, iPhone, iPad) again. Time to re-evaluate if Things is still the best GTD app for me… The contestants The three apps that I evaluated, are: – Things 4 (of course) – OmniFocus 2 (a friend uses this) – 2Do 2 (found this app while Googling for…

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