Posts Tagged ‘Apple’

Windows 8.1 bolsters biometrics for authentication – Network World

Written by Randy on . Posted in Apple, Microsoft, Randy's Blog, Security, Tech

Windows 8.1 showing more promise.  Hopefully Biometrics will take a bigger role in the future of computers.  Hate remembering the 50 passwords you use all the time or are you one of those that uses the same password for everything.  BAD!  LOL Here’s some info on Win 8.1 and biometrics. Windows 8.1 bolsters biometrics for authentication – Network World.

Show Full Directory Path in Mac OS X Finder Window Title Bars

Written by Randy on . Posted in Apple, Randy's Blog, Tech, Tech Tip, Tip of the Day

This is a very simple trick so that you can display the Path in the title bar on a Mac running OS X.  It’s a feature I sorely miss from Windows.  The Mac defaults to showing you just the folder you’re in.  Not as useful as it could be.      Read the tim on OSXDaily by clicking below.

defaults write com.apple.finder _FXShowPosixPathInTitle -bool YES via Show Full Directory Path in Mac OS X Finder Window Title Bars.

Apple wristwatch-like device

Written by Randy on . Posted in Apple, Randy's Blog, Tech

  This falls under the “I want one!” category.  If they ever actually get made.  We may see something similar from several manufacturers in the near future as OLED displays become more common.  This Apple one is of curved glass, but a flexible one is just as possible with todays technology.   Apple experimenting with wristwatch-like devices made of curved glass.