Category Archives: macOS

Get Lyrical

I have a fairly huge iTunes music library and would consider myself a bit of a music buff, having music from almost every genre. I’m also particular about making sure my music is properly tagged with every field possible. One … Continue reading

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Alexa, IFTTT, DropBox, and x10 Automation

This past Christmas we received an Amazon Echo as a gift. The Echo  is the smaller version of the full Alexa, just without the large speaker If you’ve seen some of my posts here, I’ve been using x10 modules for a … Continue reading

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Finding Fantastic Fonts – dafont.com

This Tech Trinket is very simple. I was looking for some holiday themed fonts recently and remembered dafont.com. The site has thousands to choose from and you can see what they look like before downloading. As for usage rights, most have … Continue reading

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Snippets on GitHub

I finally started putting up some things at GitHub. You’re not going to find “the next big thing” there like other projects, but I’ve put together a small collection of scripts that I use in my daily life that I … Continue reading

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Packaging Homebrew Binaries for .pkg Distribution

One of the things Homebrew offers the macOS is a vast library of prebuilt binaries and/or the ability to install and compile on-the-fly and have everything “just work.” But, what if you need just one of these compiled binaries for deployment … Continue reading

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Increase Max Files Open/Max User Processes in OS X

Recently I ran into an issue where my OS X Server would become laggy for periods of time and just didn’t seem to be responding as I expected. Now, I do quite a lot with it and between being my … Continue reading

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