Messages + Alfred
Alfred has become such an integral part of my workflow over the years. One thing that always bugged me about OSX is that when I would receive a text message notification, I could read the text, but would need to click on the notification or open Messages to respond.
I thought to myself: What if I could respond from Alfred directly?
You can install it yourself like so:
npm install --global alfred-messages
You can find the code on Github.
Here's a demo: