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Introducing JamfLog for Sublime Text

3 minute read

Logs suck! Actually they’re great, what I really mean is they’re not the easiest to read and often most useful when the pressure is on. JamfLog is a Sublime...

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Installomator to the Rescue

4 minute read

Recently I needed to deploy Minecraft: Education Editon to a few hundred Macs enrolled in Jamf Pro. A simple task, except for the fact the customer only had ...

Reviving a Mac Pro 5,1 for ESXi 6.7 or 7.0

9 minute read

Recently I was offered a free “decommissioned” Mac Pro (Mid 2010) to re-purpose as I pleased. I like the idea of giving new life to an old Mac, the only issu...

Getting in bed with Jekyll

5 minute read

Running Jekyll on macOS is reasonably simple thanks to Homebrew and the docs at However, I already have a much-loved tool for my local dev play...

Look, James dug a site!

1 minute read

I’ve always had a deep appreciation for people who maintain tech blogs, those who take the time to document their learned experience for public consumption. ...

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