Dear Diary: Installing OSX 10.9 on Late 2007 MacBook

Here’s my notes on how I approached installing OSX 10.9 on my Late 2007 MacBook (MacBook3,1).

Note I did most of this on a current Mac running 10.9.

Also, this kind of worked. I got the install to run but it wouldn’t boot after install. I’m probably quite close to it working. I’ll update this […]

Notes on creating a i7 based Hackintosh

Recently I decided to try shuffling around my hardware and try a hackintosh setup on my recently acquired i7 box. I last dabbled in this stuff many years back with a P4 box. Suffice to say, my beloved 2008 era Mac Pro is starting to show some age and while I could upgrade it, Apple’s […]

Thank you Steve

Thanks for all your profound, inspiring and helpful inventions Steve. You’ve made an admirable mark on the world.

The Air is on fire! Shaw Gigabit Fibre Internet FTW!

Exhibit A: "Gigabit Internet" service over Wireless N

Exhibit 2: Damn, seriously.

Shaw Gigabit Fibre Internet doesn’t bother Transmitting Data, it TELEPORTS it!

Here I sit in my bed @ my parent’s place on Christmas Eve. I decided to test out their new internet connection & router by enjoying another kind of “Eve”, […]

AirPlay Through pfsense Bridge

Howdy all, geek-mode enabled.

So I’ve been fighting somewhat to get my AirPlay enabled device (Apple TV) to function perfectly. I use pfsense to run my router and in so doing I’ve got a Wireless and Wired network that are bridged together. I found with the AppleTV that only devices on the same physical media […]