How to force checking for updates on Mac

Since macOS is a modern OS, and since modern means removing all user controls, you can't manually press any button to force check for updates on a Mac. But there's a neat trick to force a check anyway! Using the terminal. On your keyboard, press command and space to bring [...]

By |2020-08-15T20:24:15+02:00August 15th, 2020|Tech Support|1 Comment

Apple will move Macs to their own silicon (ARM)!

There have been speculations about Macs moving to ARM but now it's official! Apple just announced it today at their WWDC! But don't worry, Apple still has Intel-based Macs in the pipeline, so they're not going away overnight! Apple expects the transition to take about 2 years. Rosetta 2 Back [...]

By |2020-06-22T21:25:33+02:00June 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Virtualization on Mac

Just a quick one to share some options on virtualization on Mac. VMware Fusion Pro Although paid software, this is what I recommend going for, especially if you want to virtualize an ancient OS. Unlike some alternatives VMware provides drivers even for some ancient guest OS, so you can run [...]

By |2019-10-11T23:36:14+02:00October 11th, 2019|Tech Support, Wiki|0 Comments

NetBeans Launcher Mac

NetBeans has no proper launcher "app" for Mac, which is why I made one! Just a quick post to share the launcher for NetBeans I made. You can find it here. Why a launcher? Because Apache's NetBeans has no proper launcher for Mac. You can find an .exe for Windows, [...]

By |2019-09-26T19:49:53+02:00September 26th, 2019|News, Sharing|Comments Off on NetBeans Launcher Mac

How to save data while tethering or on public Wi-Fi with Windows 10, Mac or Android

This guide is a must if working on the go with a Mac/Windows laptop and using tethering from Android, iOS, or on slow or paid public Wi-Fi! If you're a Windows 10 user - or have used Windows 10 in the past - you might know the feature of setting [...]

By |2019-10-12T00:02:06+02:00September 12th, 2019|Tech Support|Comments Off on How to save data while tethering or on public Wi-Fi with Windows 10, Mac or Android
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