Category Archives: macOS

Join – An Awesome Browser Plugin/Android App

Join is an app for Android that provides several functions. When used with the desktop app (Windows) or any desktop that supports the Chrome web browser, you can receive all of your phone’s notifications, share the clipboard, share files, and … Continue reading

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Add PATH Environment Variable to launchd Scripts

Recently I was having an issue with Node.js not being detected in my PATH with a Python script executed by launchd. This was bizarre to me for a couple of reasons. First, I’ve been using launchd for awhile now, and … Continue reading

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Gatekeeper & App Translocation on macOS

This is a quick trinket to fix an issue with App Translocation and Gatekeeper. Starting with 10.12 an App from outside the App Store when run from a disk image or the downloads folder, path translocation kicks in to protect … Continue reading

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Synctunes – iTunes to Android Music Sync

Synctunes is an app for Android with a desktop counterpart (macOS or Windows) that will let you sync your iTunes library, or selected playlists from an iTunes library to your Android device. I looked at quite a few of these … Continue reading

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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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