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How To Automate File Management With Hazel

I always try to automate repetitive tasks, such as filing receipts and invoices. For exactly that reason I created a script using AppleScript to help with those tasks. Now I have discovered an even better way to do that using Noodlesoft’s Hazel. After download and installation, Hazel is accessible through System Preferences or through the OS X menu … Read more

OS X Mavericks bug: Your system has run out of application memory

A bug in OS X 10.9 Mavericks causes the operating system to become unresponsive. In many cases, an error dialog appears claiming that your system has run out of application memory. A few days ago I noticed that my Mac Mini locked up and became unresponsive. So I power-cycled it but didn’t want to spend … Read more

Apple Mail Outgoing Mail Server Issues

A bug in Apple Mail causes affected mail accounts to lose the outgoing mail server (SMTP) information. You can trigger the problem by making changes to the outgoing mail server configuration in Mail –> Preferences. Fortunately, there is usually no need to make changes to the outgoing mail server configuration after setting up an email … Read more

Poor FaceTime video quality on MacBook Pro with Retina Display

Poor FaceTime video quality on MacBook Pro with Retina Display

If you have a first-generation MacBook Pro with Retina Display, you may have noticed the poor FaceTime video quality when making calls. As it turned out, Apple put a low-resolution sensor into the first-generation MacBook Pro with Retina Display. The second generation got an improved sensor and fixed the poor FaceTime video quality issue. Continue … Read more

Troubleshooting Nikon D7000 focus issues and potential solutions

Troubleshooting Nikon D7000 focus issues and potential solutions

I used to own two Nikon D7000 cameras, and with both, I experienced severe focus issues that would repeatedly result in blurry photos and unusable shots. I had struggled with D7000 focus issues for over a year and wanted to share troubleshooting steps, potential solutions and the ultimate decision to sell both D7000 bodies. Nikon D7000 … Read more

How to create a Fusion Drive on older iMacs

Apple announced a new storage technology, called Fusion drive at an Apple Media event last October. Fusion Drive, which is available as an upgrade option in Built-to-order (BTO) iMacs and Mac Minis combines Solid State Disks with regular spinning disks, thus offering high performance and high storage capacity at the same time. Apple describes Fusion … Read more

Pinning Application to Virtual Desktops in OS X

I’m very picky when it comes to organizing my workspace and that includes my desktop. One of the features that really helps me organize my screen is virtual desktops, which  allows me to pin certain applications to certain virtual desktops, instead of having all application windows on a single screen. To add virtual desktops launch … Read more

How to choose strong passwords that are easy to remember

Strong but easy to remember passwords

Passwords are a necessary evil that we all have to deal with. Depending on your online behavior you may be dealing with a handful to dozens of accounts requiring a password, such as your personal email (iCloud, Google Mail, Hotmail…), online banking, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, etc. How many of you use a different password for … Read more

Eight Sleep

Michael is one of Eight Sleep’s top content creators. He has extensive knowledge in his field of health and wellness product reviews. Michael has been engaged ever since we partnered, asking thoughtful questions about the technology and science behind Eight Sleep. He gives honest and insightful reviews of Eight Sleep and all the products he … Read more

WHOOP

Michael is a leader in the health and wellness space. Michael continues to be an enormous asset to our affiliate and community efforts, proving month over month to be one of our top affiliates. From reviews to product comparison videos Michael’s work stands out as extremely accurate and genuine. We look forward to a very … Read more

Apollo Neuroscience

Michael’s passion for wellness and technology shines in his insightful and easily-digestible reviews. He wrote an incredibly detailed account of his experience with Apollo, providing real-life applications and valuable insights – it’s obvious why his audience looks to him as a credible source of information.  He’s quickly become a valuable asset for our affiliate program … Read more

Ubiquiti

Michael’s in-depth explanation and review on how he upgraded to UniFi as his high-performance networking solution for his home not only resonated with tech enthusiasts and prosumers alike, but the average consumer. He was able to explain our networking components in a simplified manner that has helped thousands better understand our offerings, and how they … Read more

Levels Health

Michael wrote the most in-depth review of our product that exists on the internet. The article was accurate, thorough, and immensely valuable to anyone looking to better understand continuous glucose monitoring technology. More importantly, Michael is also a great guy and a pleasure to work with. Tom Griffin, Head of Partnerships at Levels Michael KummerI’m … Read more