The most recent update to OS X El Capitan brought a very small, but very interesting change to the Firewall features included in OS X. This new feature is called “Stealth Mode” and is designed to give you significantly more protection when operating on public networks. Continue reading
This guide is going to cover using LFTP as an FTP client. The primary reason for using LFTP over something like Transmit is because it supports file segmentation. I will first give a very brief explanation of what file segmentation is, how it differs than normal transfers, and how it may help you. Continue reading
I was recently sent an article about how to improve your iPhone battery life and asked my opinion of it. I tried reading through it, but the author lost me in the first two sentences of his first recommendation. It was pretty clear that he didn’t quite understand how the technology worked – a sort of knowing just enough to be dangerous situation. I figured I would throw together my own little guide for those interested.
Alright – this one is going to be short and sweet. A problem that begins to crop up with Terminal over time is that when you open it, it can take a number of seconds to “load” to the actual command prompt. You can begin typing while it loads, and it should catch up with you without problem, but the delay bothers the hell out of me, and I would assume a lot of other people. Luckily, the cause of and resolution to this is very simple.