Archive for the 'Hint' Category

How to set up a new Mac securely and update an older one | Macworld

December 23, 2016


Two-factor authentication for Apple ID – Apple Support

December 22, 2016 PiKo-1 Electronic Peak Flow Meter and FEV1 Meter: Health & Personal Care

December 3, 2016

Piko-1 Digital Lung Function FEV-1

takes 2
type 357 silver oxide button batteries

using eduroam

December 3, 2016

International Dialing/Area codes calculator

November 12, 2016

Protecting Your Digital Privacy – Consumer Reports

November 5, 2016

Protecting Your Digital #Privacy 66 hints, from evaluating password entropy to determining

things l liked from the site:

Your Long-approved list of paperwork to shred includes any documents containing the following:

• Social Security number (even just the last four digits)
• Birth date
• Credit card numbers
• Account numbers from financial institutions
• Medical insurance numbers

Password-entropy (bigger is better) = log2 ([alphabet-size]^[password-length])

Faking your address for some sites:
For an address, may we suggest Bart Simpson’s—742 Evergreen Terrace? “}}

Carpet Squares & Carpet Tiles | FLOR

October 17, 2016

good & bad chrome extensions

October 16, 2016

Non default ones to add:

Inbox by Gmail
LastPass: Free Password Manager
Auto Text Expander for Google Chrome
Cisco WebEx Extension
Tabr – only tab management I’ve found useful

Reset your Chrome sync – Chrome Help

October 16, 2016

Found this useful after profile corruption – I noticed it deleted & recreated a new profile directory in ~/Library/Application

also useful:

i10 How-To: Print to PDF from anywhere in iOS using 3D TouchOS

September 23, 2016

HowTo: Print to PDF from anywhere in iOS using 3D Touch Useful for converting anything to #PDF via preview exporting