Swiping Left (or Right!), Suspicious Packages, and Cool Stuff Found — Mac Geek Gab 874
Topic starter June 7, 2021 7:30 EDT AM
- 0000 Mac Geek Gab 874 for Monday, June 7, 2021
- 0000 QT-Hey, Siri, Text Myself*
- 0038 Patrick-QT-Adjust Mail's Font Sizes*
- 0048 QT-Change iOS Default Email Flag Color*
- Swipe Left (or right, depending upon your settings) > … > Flag
Cool Stuff Found
- 0056 Brother J-CSF-Suspicious Package to inspect macOS Installer Packages*
- 0018 UncleP-CSF-File Juicer and Site Sucker
- 0032 Stephan-CSF-SplashID Password Manager*
- 0044 Michael-CSF-Quick and Dirty NAS on the Cheap*
- 0007 Mitchell-CSF-PocketTube Browser Extension*
- 0047 Jeremy-CSF-Motion Sonic hand-control music effects
- 0030 Jeff Gamet-CSF-What is Amazon Sidewalk and how to disable it?*
- 0052 Scott-CSF-BLEUnlock to Lock and Unlock Your Mac based upon device proximity*
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Your Questions and Tips...Answered and Shared!
- 0022 Dave-Apple TV Remote Telling TV to Shut Up*
- 0051 Jonathan-873-Make sure you have the right battery cable*
- 0042 John-macOS Recovery Disk
- 0051 Dennis-Deleting "In Use" Files*
lsof | grep "Installer"
- 0017 Bill-Target Disk Mode Among Various Macs*
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More Questions Answered
- 0150 Steve-872-Sync vs. Backup vs. Ransomware
- 0128 Dan-873-Sync isn't always like Backup
- 0119 Glen-872-Backing up multiple computers with Backblaze
- 0129 James-872-Don't forget about backing up your external drives
- 0119 Cory-872-Use Minio on Synology for S3-style backup smarts*
0157 MGG 874 Outtro