Posts Tagged ‘mac’

In-browser Mac OS 7.0.1 emulation, compatible software suite arrives at the Internet Archive

April 23, 2017

In-browser [classic] Mac OS7 emulation…arrives at the Internet
Archive Gr8 for old file formats if upload possible

WikiLeaks Shows How the CIA Can Hack a Mac’s Hidden Code

March 25, 2017

WikiLeaks Shows How the CIA Can Hack a Mac Modifying the firmware of Thunderbolt adapters to make spyware implanters

“The CIA’s documents describe a series of tools that agents can use to install “implants” on target machines, capable of silently monitoring everything that occurs within its operating system and transmitting it to a remote operator. One manual explains how to modify the firmware of a standard Apple Thunderbolt-to-ethernet adapter, turniing it into an spyware-planting tool the CIA calls “Sonic Screwdriver.” When plugged in, the altered adapter can trick a Mac into thinking it’s booting its operating from a spoofed network source that the adapter impersonates, allowing tweaks to its firmware even in the rare cases when the user has set a password for any changes to that deep-seated code.”

The new MacBook Pro is kind of great for hackers – Medium

November 28, 2016

The new MacBook Pro is…great for hackers All open ports (#USBc) w. great potential for tricky charging combos

Retina Macbook 2015 Teardown

January 14, 2016

Microphones appear near audio jack on RHS
as described in step 23

Use your iMac as an external monitor

October 5, 2015

osx – Fastest and safest way to copy massive data from one external drive to another – Ask Different

December 30, 2014

rsync too

Retina MacBook Pro gets a processor bump across the line – TUAW

August 2, 2014

iPhone, iPad, Mac Buyer’s Guide: Know When to Buy
Good roundup for every model…

Speed bump for Retina macbook pros…

Retina MacBook Pro gets a processor bump across the line – TUAW

July 31, 2014

Speed bump for Retina macbook pros…

LastPass vs. iCloud Keychain | Mac.AppStorm

January 6, 2014

#LastPass vs. #iCloud Keychain: fairly negative on $APPL’s approach, which is too safari-centric via @macappstorm

Mac OS X: About Disk Utility’s erase free space feature

July 23, 2012

zeros deleted files