How to uninstall conduit search tool on a mac

Recently, an upgrade of DIVX web player contained a sneaky installation of the Bing/Conduit search tool. Somehow, Conduit Search is bundled in a BING wrapper/toolbar which changes your browser’s home page and standard/default search engine to theirs – search.conduit.com. Conduit Search also adds a persistent tab-navigation and toolbar to your browser and serves advertisements based […]

How to protect web and mobile forms

Every once in a while, a fill in form is required or needed in order to gather and analyze subscriptions, payments or other types of information. Not all forms are the same but nevertheless, they share the most basic of parameters. These elements are the most basic, whether designing for a website, television or a […]

How to create Mac OSX Lion install disk

Internet driven software update is a great concept and Apple does pretty well in applying it. One can update the Snow Leopard to Mountain Lion OSX easily via the software update and mac app store. But there are times when everything seems to collapse – time capsule down, internet stopped, hard-disk crashed and the list […]

Fixing Macbook Air “No Wireless Device Detected”

Recently i upgraded my Macbook Air OS 10.4 to a newer version. Everything worked perfectly until a few days down the line, the wireless radio went offline; intermittently. I contacted Apple and was told that i had to replace the board. These boards aren’t cheap and cost as much as a new macbook. I tried […]

Hide or Un-hide OSX User Library Folder

A noticeable default in Mac OS 10X is the hidden ~/Library folder. This is worrisome and essential to some software products. To many readers of this blog or ones searching for answers, here is a quick solution. You can un-hide this folder by simply running the following command in the Terminal(Applications followed by Utilities followed […]

Sign PDF documents with your signature for free

Once in a while, you receive a document in PDF that requires you to append your “real signature”. The best approach is to purchase the Adobe Professional document suite with all the tools to accomplish this task. The common concern though is how often will you repeat this? If you work in the documentation sector, […]