Today I connected my MacBook Pro 15" (Late 2016) to an Apple Thunderbolt Display, using a Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 Adapter. When I closed my MBp and tried to Skype, the camera of the Thunderbolt Display did respond—I only saw a black screen where I expected to see myself.Read more
TIL how to mount a WebDAV drive using AppleScript.
tell application "Finder" try mount volume "https://url-to-webdav.com/webdav/" as user name "TonnyGaric" with password "VerYStr0ngP@$$wOrd" end try end tell
Hotfix for Apple's zero-day root authentication bypass: set a new password for root.
TIL Apple recommends you to clear the Secure Enclave before you sell or give away a MacBook Pro with Touch Bar.Read more
TIL Google Chrome can warn you before quitting (on Mac).Read more
TIL how to run JShell on Mac OS X when both Java 8 and Java 9 are installed. JShell is one of the new features in Java 9. It is a REPL (Read Evaluate Print Loop) for Java, which evaluates declarations, statements, and expressions as they are entered and immediately shows the results.Read more