Onyx – Cleanup your Mac

Onyx – Cleanup your Mac

Onyx? you ask. What is it and why should I get it? Well let me explain. Onyx is the Swiss Army Knife of Mac Maintenance Products. I know, I know you mac “Just Works” and rarely has problems, but when it does or as a preemptive measure it is nice to have a...
Reduce your stress with Anxiety

Reduce your stress with Anxiety

Anxiety is an amazingly small and sophisticated way to track your tasks and keep you from getting too stressed out. The interface is very simple and unobtrusive, but very powerful. Anxiety takes advantage of the iCal backend that is already available in OSX to track...
Screenshot Tips on the Mac

Screenshot Tips on the Mac

This is my favourite of the Mac goodies. There are a few ways to capture screen on Mac. Firstly, you can capture the whole screen. Simply press Cmd-Shift-3 on your keyboard and the screen will be captured in a PNG file and saved on your desktop as something like...
Reset OSX Password without an Install CD

Reset OSX Password without an Install CD

Just read about this on The Apple Blog. Pretty useful information especially for someone in the IT field. Here is the POST To reset your OS X password without an OS X CD you need to enter terminal and create a new admin account: Reboot Hold apple + s down after you...
The Debate

The Debate

Working in the IT world and being a Mac user, I am constantly asked the question “Should I get a Mac”? As if there was any question. Today I will briefly share my reasoning with you. When someone asks that question the only right response would be to ask a...