You would be surprised to know how much you are not learning by not reading a Manual (man) Page… There are occasions that, after a lot of research, we are able to find a Shell command that will save our lives, but what you don’t know is, the most of the times, that same command […]Read more "Read the man man!"
One thing that may annoy many users who are migrating from the PC platform to Apple computers, is the fact that some applications for Windows do not have versions compatible with Mac OS X… Even users familiar with Mac OS X may miss a particular application… And, in some cases, having a Virtual Machine to […]Read more "Tip | Run Windows Applications in OS X"
Do you know that before Apple bought NeXT and brought back Steve Jobs to the team, its first negotiations about a possible successor for Mac OS were with Be Inc, especifically looking for BeOS? I, particulary, liked so much the way Apple choosed, but, BeOS was a really interesting OS… Due to the fact that […]Read more "We aren’t hacking it nowadays by a little bit…"
It Is being broadcast here in Brazil, a tv ad made by Motorola, presenting the new version of Moto G… I really do not think it’s a tv ad exclusive for Brazil, but I have not found a similar tv ad for another country… Sorry… So far… nothing out of the ordinary… Except for the […]Read more "Moto Subliminal… Oops! I meant Moto G…"
Yesterday, a user of a Brazilian Forum of which I participate, called Clube do Hardware, asked a question about which OS he could install on an old PowerMac G4… The answer seemed obvious to me because, some time ago, I had the opportunity to install MorphOS on a PowerMac G4 that hadn’t use anymore at […]Read more "Meet Icaros Desktop"
Many people nowadays have financial conditions to buy an SSD with at least 500Gb, but it still very expensive with prices starting from $350,00 (USD)… So, probably people are still using SSDs with 120Gb or 260Gb, and, for this specific sizes, it may be very difficult to manage the disk usage… As it’s very fast, […]Read more "Tip | Managing Disk Usage"
Mac OS X is a great OS by nature… It was built to be an beautiful and powerful system… But there are some applications that can make our experience with this OS even better… Oh, and they are free… 1. Quicksilver: Open applications at the speed of a thinking. Quicksilver is and application similar to […]Read more "Tip | 7 Apps to work better and faster at OS X"