This weekend's Mac DIY project is an easy one: adding a Recent Items stack to your Dock. What makes this project fun is that you get multiple benefits from it; not just a recent items stack, but also recent documents, recent servers, recent applications, favorite volumes, and favorite items.
Recent Application Stack
But wait; there's more.
This simple project will also introduce you to using Terminal, a versatile application that you can use to customize your Mac in many different ways. Terminal can help you view hidden folders, remove duplicates from the Open With menu, and much more.
So, if you're ready to begin, take a look at: