Terminal Tip: Scheduling an RSYNC based backup over SSH with a...

Over the last couple of weeks I've been struggling with our web server. You may have noticed extremely slow load times from now and...

How to arrange your iPhone home screen to get things done

Apple devices "just work" right out of the box. Every step of the first experience with an Apple computer is designed to teach you...

Big Mean Folder Machine: Getting Your Files in Order

Working with photoshop on a daily basis means that I have graphics files all over the place: on my desktop, in my user folders,...

Rar > Zip especially from the commandline.

Rar seems to be taking over the compression space for many people, and since I get some super satisfaction from using the command line...

Snow Leopard’s Release is Just Around the Corner

Who's ready to upgrade to Snow Leopard?  With only days before it goes on sale, you might be asking yourself, will Snow Leopard work...

Disk Utility: Burning a CD at a slower speed

Working as an IT manager can be a fun job, and sometimes it can be rather annoying. A co-worker brought their PC in...

Dealing with SPAM in OS X Mail and iCloud

Over the last few months I started receiving an increasing amount of spam mails through my iCloud addresses (*@me.com). Being very careful with those,...

A Very Macintosh Christmas: A Recap

I wrote a six-part series of tips about how to make your holidays more cheery by using your Apple products. Here are all of...

31 Days Of OS X Tips: Get Started With Your New...

Happy holidays! Did you get a new Mac for Christmas? If so, we are tremendously jealous!  But before you dive in, set your Mac...

31 Days of Mac OS X Tips: Hide Your Mac App...

I review a lot of apps, so my Purchased list in the Mac App Store is pretty long. As you might guess, trying to find...