tips

Small pieces of information which are not any news but which are good to know and might save alot of time.


The preferences window of Caffeine.

Caffeine App Review

Caffeine – currently at version 1.1.1 – is one of the useful helpers on my Mac’s menu bar. When I don’t want my Mac to dim the screen and later on start the screen saver, one click on the icon fills the little cup with coffee and the Mac stays […]


The 1,000,000,000 seconds since epoch was celebrated at a party held by DKUUG in Copenhagen, Denmark 2001-09-09 03:46:40.

How to Read Unix Time 1

When you are using the Unix console a lot, you will sooner or later stumble across Unix time. These timestamps represent seconds elapsed since 1970-01-01 00:00:00, which is called the Unix epoch. What I want to show you in this tip is, how to read Unix time on the console.


Store Manuals in Evernote

Evernote is my place to store manuals.[/caption]A short while ago I stumbled across my box of manuals for all kind of stuff like my toaster, microwave, electric toothbrush and a lot of other technical equipment I own. Paper based manuals are quite unhandy and I decided to store manuals in […]

Evernote is my place to store manuals.