how to uninstall flash player from Mac

The best way to uninstall flash player from mac is use the official uninstaller from adobe. http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-mac-os.html#main_10_4 The reason to uninstall flash player is to save battery life on your macbook pro/air, and you could use Chrome if you really need to use flash player.

How to remove .DS_Store files on Mac

The following command will remove all .DS_Store files in a directory where it is executed as well as that particular directory’s subdirectories: find . -name ‘*.DS_Store’ -type f -delete Why would you want to remove .DS_Store files? The .DS_Store files store Finder-specific preferences concerning the display of each of your folders. Removing these files is […]

How to uninstall Node.js on Mac

Inside your Terminal wget http://www.maxwhale.com/download/uninstall-node.sh chmod +x ./uninstall-node.sh ./uninstall-node.sh rm uninstall-node.sh Tested on Node.js v0.10.26(node-v0.10.26.pkg), Mac OS 10.9.2. Source Code: #!/bin/sh (( ${#} > 0 )) || { echo ‘DISCLAIMER: USE THIS SCRIPT AT YOUR OWN RISK!’ echo ‘THE AUTHOR TAKES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE RESULTS OF THIS SCRIPT.’ echo “Disclaimer aside, this worked for […]

How to enter special characters in Mac

 shift + option + K ¡ option + 1 ™ option + 2 £ option + 3 ¢ option + 4 ∞ option + 5 § option + 6 ¶ option + 7 • option + 8 ª option + 9 º option + 0 ≠ option + = Special Characters with options œ∑´®†¥¨ˆøπ¬˚∆˙©ƒ∂ßåΩ≈ç√∫˜µ≤≥÷…æ“‘« […]

MAMP Pro under OS X Mavericks

IF you run MAMP Pro on your OS X Mavericks, you should read this post: If you’re a developer and you got access to use Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks earlier this week, you’ll notice that it’s actually mostly a hassle free experience, apart from changes to the code signing and authorisation model that mean […]

kindle for Mac Retina Support

The kindle app on apple app store doesn’t support retina display so far. However, if you download the kindle app directly from amazon.com, it gives you the version which support retina display. Download URL: http://www.amazon.com/gp/feature.html/ref=kcp_mac_ln_ar?docId=1000464931

An interesting Article About Biometrics

http://www.usatoday.com/story/cybertruth/2013/09/12/why-biometrics-dont-work/2802095/ After reading above article, I really like the sentence “once a person’s biometrics have been compromised, they will always be compromised.” it makes sense that you can’t really change your fingerprint. so for people who are planning to have iPhone 5S, think twice before using this feature(you can still use old fashioned password). However, […]