The stationers I use near my office, [Okamotoya Toranomon], introduced me to [L!FE] products, when I asked for a good paper to use with fountain pens. Let me introduce them here.
The zsh shell that Apple provides in OS Yosemite is out of date, as of the time of this article in May 2015. It’s trivial to install the latest version, available on
homebrew, and here’s a couple of steps you need to do to make that your default. Read on for how to do it.
The rsync that Apple provides in OS X Yosemite is out of date, as of May 2015. That Apple’s packages are out-dated is nothing new, really, but readers might be pleased to know that you can easily upgrade it using the
homebrew package manager. See below for how.
Marketing speak, when it comes to system uptime or downtime, can be misleading. Learn some basic relationships between your “nines” of downtime to be ready.
Has your OS X menubar, Dock or Finder crashed? These very simple Terminal commands should do the trick, at least in version 10.10.3 as of 1 May 2015.
Softbank finally came to their senses and discontinued this “you got a mail” service as of Jan 2015 anyway, so this information is not relevant.