Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Open Terminal Here - Mac OS X

Nice little app for getting a terminal window open and CD'ed to the current folder of the Finder window. I have it as a shortcut in my Finder toolbar.

Available at Mac OS X Hints

Monday, June 28, 2010

How to rip and compress DVDs in Mac OS X

John Zeratsky has given made a nice page of instructions for this on his site.

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Allowing your phone access through your wireless security.

One of the better ways of securing your wireless router is to limit access to known MAC addresses.
So if you want your telephone to be able to access your router you'll need to register its MAC address within the router's 'allowed' list.

To find out what your mobile phone's MAC address is (Australians at least),
enter *#62209526# or *#MAC WLAN#