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24
NOV
2010

AirPrint Hacktivator v1.7

I rewrote most of the hack part of AirPrint Hacktivator so that only one line need to be added to the apple.types file. This ensure that no Apple files need to be re-distributed in AirPrint Hacktivator.  The end result should be the same as versions 1.0-1.6: printing from your...
21
NOV
2010

AirPrint Hacktivator v1.6

I just made a slightly better looking version of AriPrint Hacktivator: I now use the familiar iOS style button to turn AirPrint Hack ON or OFF.  There is also a status light and text indicator about what the current state of AirPrint is on the system. Same 3 files copy under the...
18
NOV
2010

AirPrint Hacktivator 1.5 now available

While trying to find out what makes the printer sharing ticking during a remove and add operation I noticed that it was necessary to restart cupsd to make the remove/add/share action work. Rebooting the Mac will essentially restart cupsd and then removing/adding/sharing printers...
15
NOV
2010

AirPrint Hacktivator 1.4

Another day, another improved version of the tool.  This time I added a function to open “Print and Fax” System Preference pane for you.  No more forgetting to Remove and Add the printer. The dialog box shown at the end of Hacktivation now tell you to remember to...
13
NOV
2010

AirPrintHacktivator v1.1 now available

I have made some minor modifications to the AirPrint activation utility.  It will now attempt to verify if your Mac run the appropriate versions of OSX and iTunes before letting you install the hack to activate AirPrint. I have added an icon to the application to make it look a...
03
NOV
2010

PLEX Apple TV2 alpha client now available

PLEX, the media center for OSX and iOS now has a proof of concept client for Apple TV2.  This client, installed on a jailbroken Apple TV2, will allow you to stream most any kind of video back to your Apple TV2. The PLEX client rely on a server side (read Mac) component that act...
21
SEP
2010

Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements 9 for OSX

Adobe today announced the launch of Photoshop Elements 9 and Premiere Elements 9, the latest versions of the company’s consumer-grade photo and video editing software packages for Mac and Windows. It marks the first appearance of Premiere Elements for the Mac OS X platform....
10
AUG
2010

Terminate All v1.1 released

I did some adjustments to the small utility “Terminate All” to make sure all users left over processes are terminated. I also changed the way I build the list of users to terminate and how the termination look is performed. I created a Google Code project called...
25
JUN
2010

Hardmac.com : OS X to be re-branded under iOS umbrella?

Hardmac is reporting that a trusted source revealed that OSX might be re-branded under the iOS banner.  The different iOS familly of products would be known as “iOS desktop, iOS server and iOS mobile”. Would this mean that Apple would allow the familly of iOS...
02
NOV
2009

Hackintosh Netbook users take note, 10.6.2 update kills support for Atom Processor – OS X Daily

Image via Wikipedia It’s not out in the wild yet, but 10.6.2 has been confirmed to kill support for the Intel Atom processor, this is especially important for Hackintosh users who have hacked various Atom based netbooks to run Snow Leopard. So what should you do if you have an...
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