Posts Tagged ‘ MacOSX ’

DualHead2Go

1 November 2011
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DualHead2Go

The DualHead2Go is a graphics expansion box from Matrox. What does it do? It allows someone to have dual (or triple) monitors attached to a laptop. It does this by mapping the monitors to look like one large monitor to the laptop.  When running /usr/sbin/system_profiler SPDisplaysDataType on my MacBook Pro 15″, it returns this info:…

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Network filesystem performance on MacBook Air

16 April 2011
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Just after Christmas, I bought myself a new 11in MacBook Air (MB Air) to replace the 12in PowerBook G4 (PB) that I’ve kept running entirely too long.  I selected the 4GB Ram, 128 GB SSD configuration as the system is not upgradable. I use the MB Air as my primary email, chat, web surfing, document…

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