Tag Archives: Mac

LockTight for Mac

This is the equivalent to having the <CTRL-ALT-DEL> in Windows, but for a Mac.

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Issues with a slowly responding terminal in OSX

Followed this article, which fixed the issue, immediately.  Nicely done!

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Importing video from Nancy's Sony Handycam

1.  Launch iMovie on the Mac 2.  Connect black firewire cable from camera’s DV port to Mac. 3.  iMovie will detect camera and allow you to choose to import.  When do choose to import, you should hear the tape rewind … Continue reading

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Garmin "Connect" website down…again…in the middle of the day…?

Why is it, that, whenever I see the Garmin “Connect” website under construction, it’s in the middle of the day?  Who does maintenance in the middle of the day?  I am beginning to see a lack of regard (or something) … Continue reading

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Garmin releases the Mac Ant Agent

In mid-April, 2008, the Garmin 405 was unveiled to the world.  I bought mine, soon thereafter, only to find that it was not supported for Macs. The Garmin website promised functionality for Macs “soon”, but it wasn’t until 5 days … Continue reading

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For geeks and non-geeks, alike: RSS readers

If you are like the average net citizen, you find yourself visiting a standard set of web pages, every day.  Maybe you start off your day looking at 3-4 news websites, then move to a few friends blogs to catch … Continue reading

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My First MacBook

I bought my first MacBook, today.  I am happy to finally have a computer worthy of the work I do.

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How to rdesktop over ssh

Run “ssh -L 3389:[target machine]:3389 user@serverip” on local machine.

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Using SSH keys without entering a password

Thanks to my friend, Cade, and a number of websites, I was able to figure out how to ssh into my servers at home and work, without entering a password. Here’s how I did it: 1. From the box that … Continue reading

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Stop Advertising Your SSH Availability with Bonjour!

http://www.macosxhints.com/article.php?story=20070622210507844

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