Category Archives: Mac

ClarusX

ClarusX is a system utility that allows you to change the Mac OS X Mavericks page setup and print dialog icons (aka “boring guy”) to various dogcattle.   Long live Clarus.  Moof!    

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How Steve Jobs Almost Put A Little Man In Every Mac

This would have been awesome. “Mr. Macintosh is a mysterious little man who lives inside each Macintosh computer,” Jobs reportedly said. “He pops up every once and a while, when you least expect it, and then winks at you and … Continue reading

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Thunderbolt vs USB 3.0 vs eSATA

Thunderbolt vs USB 3.0 vs eSATA | News | TechRadar eSATA delivers 3Gbps, with older eSATA 1.5 devices offering 1.5Mbps; USB 3.0, also known as Superspeed USB, goes up to 5Gbps; and Thunderbolt is a very respectable 10Gbps. As Intel … Continue reading

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Get Save As back on Mountain Lion’s File menu easily and without hacks

This actually works! Get Save As back on Mountain Lion's File menu easily and without hacks | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog.

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Bad advice, c/o Michael Dell

Just saw this on Reddit; an article on CNET, circa 1997: Dell: Apple should close shop By Jai Singh Staff Writer, CNET News ORLANDO, Florida– When it comes to the state of Apple Computer, everyone has an opinion. And at … Continue reading

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Brilliant XKCD today re: Steve Jobs

“The Eternal Flame”

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Restore “Bounce Message” functionality to OS X Lion Mail.app

For some reason, Apple decided to remove the ability to bounce email messages from the OS X Lion version of Mail.app UI. They did, however, leave the API exposed, and it can be called via AppleScript. Instructions on how to … Continue reading

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Cathode – realistic terminal emulator for OS X

Very nice terminal emulator that realistically renders the whole terminal – reflection, high phosphor burn in, jitter, and interlacing. Reminds me of the computer lab at Canisius back in 1984.

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Clarus, the Dogcow

A bit of Apple history. From wikipedia: The dogcow, also known as Clarus the Dogcow, is a bitmapped image first introduced by Apple. It is the shape of a dog, originally created in 1983 as part of the Cairo font … Continue reading

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The Real Mac vs PC Commercial

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