Phap Dieu Duong:- ImageGlass, An Image Viewer

Background Took a few few photos yesterday of food on my smart phone. Wanted to share the photos. Ran into issues getting the photos from my cell phone to Google Photos.   Steps in the right direction Smart Phone Google Drive Upload photos from Smart Phone to Google Drive From Google Drive, Download uploaded photos … Continue reading Phap Dieu Duong:- ImageGlass, An Image Viewer

Apple:- Tim Cook – Layoffs – 2013 [ No ]

Link If you were CEO would you cut your salary in half to help avoid layoffs? That’s what Apple CEO Tim Cook did. He made $99M in 2022. He’ll make $49M less in 2023. Let’s be honest—these are numbers for the ultra-wealthy. Tim will be just fine making close to $50M this year. Yet he didn’t have … Continue reading Apple:- Tim Cook – Layoffs – 2013 [ No ]

Google:- Project Zero Versus NSO Group

Stories Wired Lily Hay Newman Hackers Can Break Into an iPhone Just by Sending a Text Link When you think about how hackers could break into your smartphone, you probably imagine it would start with clicking a malicious link in a text, downloading a fraudulent app, or some other way you accidentally let them in. … Continue reading Google:- Project Zero Versus NSO Group

BBC:- Apple Versus NSO Group

  Stories BBC:- Apple sues Israeli spyware firm NSO Group Link Apple is suing Israeli spyware firm NSO Group and its parent company for allegedly targeting iPhone users with a hacking tool. NSO's Pegasus software can infect both iPhones and Android devices, allowing operators to extract messages, photos, and emails, record calls, and secretly activate … Continue reading BBC:- Apple Versus NSO Group

Apple – OS – Software Updates

Background Please practice security first on all platforms; including Apple iPhone.   Updates On Your Phone Access the Settings App Tap General Tap Software Update Tap Download and Install   References Entrepreneur Apple Says It Is Critical to Update Your iPhone iOS Right Now to Stop an Active Hacker Attack. Here's How. Link

TransMac:- Burn Apple Mac OS/X to USB Flash Drive

Background A quick follow-up to our last post. In this post instead of burning unto a DVD, we will burn unto a USB Drive. Lineage TransMac:- Burn Apple Mac OS/X to DVD Disc Link   TransMac Let us see if we can burn an Apple OS DMG File onto a USB Drive. If successfully burnt, … Continue reading TransMac:- Burn Apple Mac OS/X to USB Flash Drive

TransMac:- Burn Apple Mac OS/X to DVD Disc

Background A good man's Mac iMac is no longer coming on. Once started, it tries to re-install Mac OS/X.   Requirements Writeable DVD Drive Blank DVD Drive The Apple DMF file weights in over 6GB And, so we will need a DVD that is bigger than the normal 4.5 GB Please get a DVD Drive … Continue reading TransMac:- Burn Apple Mac OS/X to DVD Disc

Jeffrey Snover:- “Engineering Encounters with reality”

Who is Jeffrey Snover? Link Jeffrey Snover is a Microsoft Technical Fellow, PowerShell Chief Architect, and the Chief Architect for the Azure Infrastructure and Management group which includes Azure Stack, System Center, and Operations Management Suite.  Snover is the inventor of Windows PowerShell, an object-based distributed automation engine, scripting language, and command-line shell, and was … Continue reading Jeffrey Snover:- “Engineering Encounters with reality”

iTunes – Auto Launch when iPhone Connected

Background Was working on my cousin's iPhone this past weekend.   Issue This morning the quickest path to charging my phone is to connect it to my laptop. Noticed iTunes auto-launched. Commentary Sorry, iTunes was a weekend thing, not a daily occurrence. Resolution Outline iTunes Preferences iTunesHelper Stop and Disable AutoLaunch Tasks iTunes / Preferences … Continue reading iTunes – Auto Launch when iPhone Connected