Monthly Archives: October 2010

Minty fresh Snow Leopard

Apple must think Snow Leopard users are stupid. Why else would they make it nontrivial to wipe the HDD and reinstall the OS fresh? The solution is simple: just directly boot the computer off the DVD  itself (by holding down … Continue reading

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Update to twitter WTF hack

Grrrr!!  >:[ Just when we thought New Twitter was beaten with respect to the arseholeish “Who [sic] To Follow” feature, their coders alter the structure yet again. How dumb do they think we are? Adding this filter to your Firefox’s … Continue reading

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Buy US iTunes cards online

Foreigners who use the Apple iTunes Store constantly get frustrated because Apple will not let us buy into the much greater US content variety without a US credit card. Which is inaccessible to internationals without a proper mailing address and … Continue reading

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New twitter: how to remove Who[m] To Follow

Quoted directly from http://blog.kitchenmage.com/2010/10/new-twitter-fixes-who-to-follow-and-more.html:- New Twitter Fixes: Remove Who to Follow and More! The silly lovely people at twitter finally let me have #newtwitter (that is the new twitter web interface for those of you who think twitter is silly) … Continue reading

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Turning off Mac spellcheck

One of the things I hate most in the universe is fucking spellcheckers. They never EVER spell better than I do, and they don’t know half the technical words or names that I need for my daily work. How to … Continue reading

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