SuperDrive on a USB hub

If you’re looking to put some distance between your MacBook and your SuperDrive, you may be tempted to use a USB hub.  Unfortunately you have to go through a few hoops to do this.

What is Plus Addressing?

Plus Addressing is a very simple way to have multiple “discardable” email addresses with no-hassle.  Basically you add a “+tag” to your username.  So for example, if your email address is john.doe@gmail.com, you can add a “+” then any word you want.  This gives you a few options when handing out your email address to online […]

Problem with OS X Discovering Linux Printers

Apparently recent version of Linux (including Fedora 13 and Ubuntu 10.10) running CUPS 1.4.x have a problem discovering Linux printers.  This appears to be a problem with the CUPS implementation on Linux.  As a temporary workaround, you can run the following command on your OSX system: cupsctl BrowseRemoteProtocols=cups Your printers should then immediately appear. Sources: […]