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I’ve just starred a new item in Google Reader A customer asked me today for Photoshop performance-tuning guidance, so I took a minute to track down the latest & greatest, most canonical guide from Adobe: it’s “How to tune Photoshop CS5 for peak performance” over on Photoshop PM Jeff Tranberry’s blog. Hope you find it […]
Mac OS X Server v10.6: Hosting Software Updates for OS X Lion or Lion Server.
I’ve just had a 3kW solar system installed at home, converting that sweet, sweet free-range organic sunlight into happy little electrons. I’ve got a Sunny Boy 3000TL inverter and thirteen 235W REC Multicrystalline panels on the roof that will hopefully be enough to offset most of my electrical power usage and possibly even feed some back […]
I’ve just starred a new item in Google Reader An anonymous reader writes “The Wikimedia Foundation has released their Puppet configuration in a public git repository. They describe this as the first step in a project called Wikimedia Test/Dev Labs, letting users participate in the operations of Wikipedia and other Wikimedia Foundation sites.” Read more […]
I’m trialling Google Ads on the blog portion of this site. They are now appearing on the main blog page and on the individual posts pages. I’m not getting a huge number of hits, but it’s pretty consistent at around 150-200 uniques per day so these ads are an experiment to see if they’ll generate […]
I’ve just starred a new item in Google Reader Winter turns to spring, night to dawn… and the two 800 lb. gorillas of the Mac virtualization market trade updates once again. A fortnight ago it was Parallels 7 hitting with a new release, and today we note the debut of VMware Fusion 4. The new […]
I’ve just starred a new item in Google Reader Not sure how, but I failed to announce the recent release of JAMF’s newly updated tech paper “Simplifying Adobe CS5 and CS5.5 Administration with the Casper Suite” document. This has been updated for CS 5.5 and AAMEE 2.x.: http://jamfsoftware.com/solutions/adobe-creative-suite/ Speaking of JAMF, they are holding their […]
I’ve just starred a new item in Google Reader Peter Bright wrote a good piece earlier this week at Ars Technica, documenting his attempt to buy a MacBook Air-like Windows laptop (he doesn’t want an Air running Windows using Boot Camp because he doesn’t like Apple’s U.K. keyboard) and finds the experience confusing (too many […]
I’m finding I need to do more stuff talking to a serial port, and picocom seems to be the best terminal emulator I’ve found for Mac OS X. I was previously using screen, which is shipped with Mac OS X and makes for a good terminal program, but screen doesn’t play well with the scrollback buffer […]