Posts Tagged ‘mac’

macos – How can I convert .ichat logs to text files? – Ask Different

June 3, 2020

https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/72987/how-can-i-convert-ichat-logs-to-text-files

QT:{{”
For reference, these are the conversation files located in
~/Library/Messages/Archive.

$ file transcript.ichat
transcript.ichat: Apple binary property list

$ plutil -convert xml1 transcript.ichat
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Lookup Mac Specs By Serial Number, Order, Model & EMC Number, Model ID @ EveryMac.com

June 3, 2020

https://everymac.com/ultimate-mac-lookup/

folivora.ai – Great Tools for your Mac!

April 21, 2020

https://folivora.ai

macbook keyboard unexpected repeat repair program

June 19, 2019

If you found your keyboard has the following unexpected issue, please go to apple store for a free repair:

Letters or characters repeat unexpectedly (like the above ‘t’ in unexpected, repeat twice when you typed)
Letters or characters do not appear
Key(s) feel “sticky” or do not respond in a consistent manner

https://www.apple.com/support/keyboard-service-program-for-mac-notebooks/

Noodlesoft – Noodlesoft – Simply Useful Software

October 16, 2018

Hazel

https://www.noodlesoft.com/

iPhone, iPad, Mac Buyer’s Guide: Know When to Buy

July 20, 2018

https://buyersguide.macrumors.com/

Shows each product relative to its “cycle”

Cure a calendar crash on Mac

May 1, 2018

works

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/columnist/2016/08/14/cure-calendar-crash-mac/88720874/

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 http://AppleInsider.com/articles/17/04/16/in-browser-mac-os-701-emulation-compatible-software-suite-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
https://www.wired.com/2017/03/wikileaks-shows-cia-can-hack-macs-hidden-code/ Modifying the firmware of Thunderbolt adapters to make spyware implanters

QT:{{”
“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.”
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The new MacBook Pro is kind of great for hackers – Medium

November 28, 2016

The new MacBook Pro is…great for hackers
https://medium.com/@ageitgey/the-new-macbook-pro-is-kind-of-great-for-hackers-64c1c577a4d2#.o160nwo05 All open ports (#USBc) w. great potential for tricky charging combos