For the next twenty hours MacUpdate is offering a 21% discount on BuddyPOP, an excellent “quick look-up” utility for Address Book.
Once installed, pressing a user-definable hotkey pops up a dialog window to search and match your Address Book contacts.
It then displays that contact’s information:
Of course you can do the same thing with Quicksilver, but BuddyPOP has an extra trick up its sleeve. It offers a very quick way to get info out of your Address Book into a Mail.app message (or any other kind of document).
BuddyPOP also handles Skype, X-Lite SIP SoftPhone and Vonage, has support for sending and receiving SMS messages via a Bluetooth-enabled phone.
A steal at USD 9.99. Snap it up from MacUpdate.
- BuddyPop: Quick, pop-up access to Address Book
- TapDex 3.0: Universal, function-keyed
- Getting Address Book info quickly in Mail.app
- Tapdex: one tap access to Address Book contacts
- BuddyPop 2.5.1
Tags: Address Book, Apple Mail, contacts, dialler, mail.app, Productivity, quicksilver, skype, SMS