Waiting for Leopard was bad enough – oh, the six-month delay: the horror, the horror – but now we have all these whizzy new developer features one has to ask: where are the whizzy applications? Hmm?

There’s Anxiety, an ultra-simple front-end to the new system-wide Tasks store. Great. Anything else? Not so much.

I get the distinct impression that across the planet, thousands of Cocoa developers are staring at their monitors, lost in the awesome majesty of CoreAnimation. “It’s so pretty! Ooooooh!” they intone, as they cycle in and out of TimeMachine like moths flickering around a particularly beautiful streetlight.