There are tons of awesome live, bootable Linux systems , but what if you need to run OS X? Reader Will shows us how to put a portable version of OS X on a thumb drive and boot it on (most) Intel computers.
The command line isn't just for wise Linux beards.
The command line can be quite powerful, but typing in long commands and file paths gets tedious pretty quickly. Here are some shortcuts that will have you running long, tedious, or complex commands with just a few keystrokes. Image remixed from an original by xkcd .
January 17th, 2011
From DD-WRT Wiki So, you're afraid you've bricked your router. Don't worry, there are a number of things you can try to get your router working again before giving up and living with the fact that your router is now a paperweight.
Many thanks to clarknova (screen saver hack), porkupan (jailbreak hack) and NiLuJe (revised jailbreak and screen saver hacks). Note: Amazon does not support 3rd party hacks and may void your warranty should anything go wrong. Exercise caution and use at your own risk. Only the user will be responsible for the results (good or bad). Please visit NiLuJe's Fonts & ScreenSavers hacks for Kindles thread on MobileRead. This is the jailbreak and screen saver hack I will be describing.
Remove the two screws veiled beneath the information label on the bottom of the device. Refer to the image for screw locations if any complication may arise.
Bell Drop Helmet Mods
Our discussion about how to eat for cheap generated a lot of great tips.